Population Demographics for Chester, Illinois in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population8,586100
White5,79867
Black or African American2,39727
Hispanic or Latino5216
Some Other Race2743

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population6,0912,4958,586
White3,3792,4195,798
Black or African American2,377202,397
Hispanic or Latino47546521
Some Other Race25123274

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Chester

 
Total Population:8,586
Male Population:6,091
Female Population:2,495

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Chester

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female43

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Chester

 
Total Population:4,601
Male Population:2,233
Under 5 years:159
5 to 9 years:170
10 to 14 years:156
15 to 17 years:93
18 and 19 years:53
20 years:17
21 years:27
22 to 24 years:92
25 to 29 years:135
30 to 34 years:153
35 to 39 years:136
40 to 44 years:127
45 to 49 years:179
50 to 54 years:155
55 to 59 years:163
60 and 61 years:49
62 to 64 years:79
65 and 66 years:30
67 to 69 years:53
70 to 74 years:81
75 to 79 years:49
80 to 84 years:42
85 years and over:35
Female Population:2,368
Under 5 years:148
5 to 9 years:152
10 to 14 years:146
15 to 17 years:77
18 and 19 years:62
20 years:23
21 years:29
22 to 24 years:89
25 to 29 years:140
30 to 34 years:128
35 to 39 years:148
40 to 44 years:148
45 to 49 years:151
50 to 54 years:156
55 to 59 years:169
60 and 61 years:46
62 to 64 years:86
65 and 66 years:66
67 to 69 years:75
70 to 74 years:79
75 to 79 years:93
80 to 84 years:75
85 years and over:82

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Chester

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Chester

 
Total:2,001
Family led homes:1,247
Husband-wife family:897
Other family:350
Population of male led with no wife present:102
Population female led with no husband present:248
Population of Nonfamily homes:754
Population living alone:667
Population not living alone:87

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Chester with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:2,001
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:598
Population of family homes:592
Husband-wife family:349
Under 6 years only:78
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:84
6 to 17 years only:187
Other family:243
Male householder, no wife present:69
Under 6 years only:19
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:12
6 to 17 years only:38
Female led with no husband present:174
Under 6 years only:57
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:27
6 to 17 years only:90
Nonfamily households:6
Male led households:5
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:5
Female led householder:1
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:1
Households with no people under 18 years:1,403
Family households:655
Husband-wife family:548
Other family:107
Male led with no wife present:33
Female led with no husband present:74
Nonfamily households:748
Male led householder:336
Female led householder:412

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Chester, by type

 
Total Home Population:2,001
Population of Family homes:1,247
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:72
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:203
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:226
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:283
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:123
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:99
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:140
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:78
Population of 85 year olds and over:23
Population of Nonfamily Homes:754
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:30
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:72
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:81
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:116
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:72
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:67
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:119
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:119
Population of 85 year olds and over:78

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Chester containing people over 60

 
Total Population:2,001
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:758
1-person household:369
2-or-more-person household:389
Family households:374
Nonfamily households:15
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,243
1-person household:298
2-or-more-person household:945
Family homes:873
Nonfamily homes:72

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Chester with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:2,001
Home has three or more generations:45
Home does not have three or more generations:1,956

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Chester under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:1,099
Unmarried partner of home lead present:121
In family homes:117
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner households:59
Population of female led and female partner households:1
Population of female led and male partner households:56
In nonfamily homes:4
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:4
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:0
No unmarried partner of home lead present:978
In family homes:976
Population of husband-wife family homes:661
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:63
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:252
In nonfamily homes:2

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Chester

 
Total Population:3,629
Population Under 18 years:1,081
Population 18 years and over:2,548

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Chester have lived in one place.

 
Total:2,001
Population of Owner occupied homes:1,356
Family home:938
Nonfamily homess:418
Male led home:188
Living alone:150
Not living alone:38
Female led home:230
Living alone:211
Not living alone:19
Population of Renter occupied homes:645
Family run homes:309
Husband-wife family:133
Other family:176
Male led with no wife present:43
Female led with no husband present:133
Nonfamily Homes:336
Male led homes:153
Male living alone:134
Male not living alone:19
Female led homes:183
Females living alone:172
Females not living alone:11