Chester is a very small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,593 people and just one neighborhood, Chester is the 277th largest community in Georgia.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Chester, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.58% of Chester’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Chester is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chester who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (18.06%), office and administrative support (16.13%) and healthcare suport services (12.90%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Chester is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Chester is worth considering.
Chester is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.