Population Demographics for Chester, Virginia in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population20,987100
White14,90671
Black or African American4,09519
Hispanic or Latino1,7618
Some Other Race8333
Two or More Races5642
Asian4722
American Indian104Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population10,05010,93720,987
White7,2347,67214,906
Black or African American1,8802,2154,095
Hispanic or Latino8918701,761
Some Other Race421412833
Two or More Races271293564
Asian188284472
American Indian4955104

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Chester

 
Total Population:20,987
Male Population:10,050
Female Population:10,937

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Chester

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female38

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Chester

 
Total Population:20,983
Male Population:10,046
Under 5 years:653
5 to 9 years:834
10 to 14 years:893
15 to 17 years:522
18 and 19 years:277
20 years:124
21 years:121
22 to 24 years:334
25 to 29 years:614
30 to 34 years:621
35 to 39 years:647
40 to 44 years:733
45 to 49 years:782
50 to 54 years:753
55 to 59 years:620
60 and 61 years:205
62 to 64 years:321
65 and 66 years:184
67 to 69 years:210
70 to 74 years:250
75 to 79 years:165
80 to 84 years:112
85 years and over:71
Female Population:10,937
Under 5 years:693
5 to 9 years:731
10 to 14 years:786
15 to 17 years:487
18 and 19 years:265
20 years:116
21 years:110
22 to 24 years:376
25 to 29 years:673
30 to 34 years:730
35 to 39 years:715
40 to 44 years:842
45 to 49 years:901
50 to 54 years:812
55 to 59 years:710
60 and 61 years:243
62 to 64 years:380
65 and 66 years:181
67 to 69 years:264
70 to 74 years:319
75 to 79 years:253
80 to 84 years:187
85 years and over:163

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:7,985
Family led homes:5,819
Husband-wife family:4,151
Other family:1,668
Population of male led with no wife present:385
Population female led with no husband present:1,283
Population of Nonfamily homes:2,166
Population living alone:1,809
Population not living alone:357

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

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

 
Total:7,985
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:3,117
Population of family homes:3,096
Husband-wife family:1,958
Under 6 years only:396
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:417
6 to 17 years only:1,145
Other family:1,138
Male householder, no wife present:233
Under 6 years only:39
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:48
6 to 17 years only:146
Female led with no husband present:905
Under 6 years only:197
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:162
6 to 17 years only:546
Nonfamily households:21
Male led households:16
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:10
Female led householder:5
Under 6 years only:0
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:5
Households with no people under 18 years:4,868
Family households:2,723
Husband-wife family:2,193
Other family:530
Male led with no wife present:152
Female led with no husband present:378
Nonfamily households:2,145
Male led householder:905
Female led householder:1,240

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Chester, by type

 
Total Home Population:7,985
Population of Family homes:5,819
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:165
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:956
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,352
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,444
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:554
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:481
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:570
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:257
Population of 85 year olds and over:40
Population of Nonfamily Homes:2,166
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:103
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:265
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:259
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:417
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:219
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:209
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:351
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:230
Population of 85 year olds and over:113

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Chester containing people over 60

 
Total Population:7,985
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:2,516
1-person household:838
2-or-more-person household:1,678
Family households:1,604
Nonfamily households:74
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:5,469
1-person household:971
2-or-more-person household:4,498
Family homes:4,215
Nonfamily homes:283

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Chester with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:7,985
Home has three or more generations:353
Home does not have three or more generations:7,632

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Chester under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:5,597
Unmarried partner of home lead present:395
In family homes:375
Population of male led and male partner homes:13
Population of male led and female partner households:152
Population of female led and female partner households:22
Population of female led and male partner households:188
In nonfamily homes:20
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:19
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:1
No unmarried partner of home lead present:5,202
In family homes:5,190
Population of husband-wife family homes:3,580
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:239
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,371
In nonfamily homes:12

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Chester

 
Total Population:17,909
Population Under 18 years:5,525
Population 18 years and over:12,384

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Chester have lived in one place.

 
Total:7,985
Population of Owner occupied homes:5,789
Family home:4,476
Nonfamily homess:1,313
Male led home:558
Living alone:451
Not living alone:107
Female led home:755
Living alone:651
Not living alone:104
Population of Renter occupied homes:2,196
Family run homes:1,343
Husband-wife family:571
Other family:772
Male led with no wife present:121
Female led with no husband present:651
Nonfamily Homes:853
Male led homes:363
Male living alone:280
Male not living alone:83
Female led homes:490
Females living alone:427
Females not living alone:63