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
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chester is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chester is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Chester who work in office and administrative support (16.47%), law enforcement and fire fighting (15.29%) and healthcare suport services (11.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Chester’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
As is often the case in a small town, Chester doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.