Chester 67 Average
Chester Livability #834 ranked city in Iowa#16,386 ranked city in the USARanks better than 44% of areas
F Chester Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A Chester Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% lower than Iowa
Chester
8218% less expensive than the US average
Iowa
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Chester cost of living
D Chester Crime Total crime is 54% higher than Iowa
Total crime
3,07524% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3324% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Chester crime
F Chester Employment Household income is 46% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$29,37547% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$15,89947% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
8%70% higher than the US average
Chester employment
B Chester Housing Home value is 59% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$54,00071% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$62234% lower than the US average
Home ownership
82%28% higher than the US average
Chester real estate or Chester rentals
B+ Chester Schools HS graduation rate is 3% higher than Iowa
High school grad. rates
90%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
n/aequal to the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
N/A Chester User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Chester
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Chester transportation information

      StatisticChesterIowaNational
      Average one way commute25min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work76.3%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool3.1%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk15.5%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home5.2%4.5%4.6%

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      Source: The Chester, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).