Chester is a very small town located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,564 people and just one neighborhood, Chester is the 277th largest community in Georgia.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Chester is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.64% of the Chester workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Chester is a town of service providers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Chester who work in law enforcement and fire fighting (16.83%), teaching (10.89%) and food service (8.91%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Being a small town, Chester does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.