B+ Chester Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Chester Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% higher than Maryland
12424% more expensive than the US average
12121% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Chester cost of living
B Chester Crime Total crime is 39% lower than Maryland
Total crime
1,52441% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 6641% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-9%Year over year crime is down
Chester crime
C Chester Employment Household income is 13% higher than Maryland
Median household income
$86,25056% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$40,28535% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%31% higher than the US average
Chester employment
F Chester Housing Home value is 6% higher than Maryland
Median home value
$307,00066% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,64774% higher than the US average
Home ownership
68%8% higher than the US average
Chester real estate or Chester rentals
B Chester Schools HS graduation rate is 4% higher than Maryland
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

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