Chester 62 Below average
Chester Livability #712 ranked city in California#21,242 ranked city in the USARanks better than 27% of areas
B- Chester Amenities Some amenities close to this location
D+ Chester Cost of Living Cost of living is 27% lower than California
1022% more expensive than the US average
14040% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Chester cost of living
B+ Chester Crime Total crime is 45% lower than California
Total crime
1,51939% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6639% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
Chester crime
D Chester Employment Household income is 23% lower than California
Median household income
$48,92412% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,92516% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%13% higher than the US average
Chester employment
F Chester Housing Home value is 59% lower than California
Median home value
$169,0009% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$8807% lower than the US average
Home ownership
62%2% lower than the US average
Chester real estate or Chester rentals
F Chester Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than California
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
36%27% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:14% lower than the US average
Chester K-12 schools
N/A Chester User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Chester
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User reviews rating
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User surveys rating
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      Chester transportation information

      Average one way commute15min28min26min
      Workers who drive to work72.5%73.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool11.1%10.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.1%5.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.9%1.1%0.6%
      Workers who walk6.6%2.7%2.8%
      Working from home3.8%5.4%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Chester, CA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).