In 2019, Chester County, TN had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $51,946. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Chester County, TN grew from 17,150 to 17,190, a 0.233% increase and its median household income grew from $45,667 to $51,946, a 13.7% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chester County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (85.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (8.93%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.47%), Other (Hispanic) (2.02%), and White (Hispanic) (0.599%). 0% of the households in Chester County, TN speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.8% of the residents in Chester County, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, TN are Freed-Hardeman University (442 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2019, the median property value in Chester County, TN was $121,900, and the homeownership rate was 77.1%. Most people in Chester County, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 26.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, TN was 2 cars per household.