Chester is a very small town located in the state of California. With a population of 1,997 people and just one neighborhood, Chester is the 623rd largest community in California.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Chester isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chester are a mix 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 (11.26%), food service (10.77%) and sales jobs (10.02%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Chester has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Setting & Lifestyle
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.
One of the benefits of Chester is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.91 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.