Chester, VA Real Estate
Chester, Virginia is located in Chesterfield County. Nearby cities and towns include Bellwood, Meadowbrook, Colonial Heights, Bensley, Enon, Ettrick, Hopewell, Matoaca, Fort Lee, Petersburg, Rockwood, Manchester, Montrose, Richmond, Sandston, Prince George, Brandermill, Bon Air, Woodlake, Highland Springs, East Highland Park, Lakeside, Tuckahoe, Dumbarton, Chamberlayne, Templeton, Mechanicsville, Laurel, Charles City, Glen Allen, Innsbrook, and Short Pump. Chester is a suburban community with a population of 21,606. The median household income is $60,804. In Chester, 53% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 41% of the households. Half the population of Chester commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 60% of residents holding white collar jobs and 40% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Chester, VA is 19 years, with 69% of those homes owned, 28% rented, and 3% not occupied. In the previous year, 241 Chester properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Chester in the previous year was $171,499.