In 2020, Chester County, TN had a population of 17.3k people with a median age of 37.5 and a median household income of $53,336. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Chester County, TN grew from 17,190 to 17,260, a 0.407% increase and its median household income grew from $51,946 to $53,336, a 2.68% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chester County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.61%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.89%), Other (Hispanic) (1.75%), and White (Hispanic) (0.991%).
None of the households in Chester County, TN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.9% of the residents in Chester County, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, TN are Freed-Hardeman University (503 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Chester County, TN was $118,700, and the homeownership rate was 77.2%. Most people in Chester County, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, TN was 2 cars per household.