Chester Center, Connecticut Population 2021

1,566
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Chester Center is a city located in Connecticut. Chester Center has a 2020 population of 1,566. Chester Center is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,558 in 2010. Chester Center reached it's highest population of 1,986 in 2016.

The average household income in Chester Center is $95,891 with a poverty rate of 6.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,478 per month, and the median house value is $355,700. The median age in Chester Center is 49.4 years, 48.5 years for males, and 49.7 years for females.

Chester Center Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chester Center was:

  • White: 95.66%
  • Asian: 2.87%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Black or African American: 0.70%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Chester Center, Connecticut is 1,566 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,653.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,558.

Chester Center, Connecticut Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,49895.66%
Asian452.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.77%
Black or African American110.70%
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Chester Center Population by Race

Chester Center Population Pyramid $2021

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Chester Center Median Age

49.4


Total

48.5


Male

49.7


Female

Chester Center Adults

There are 1,254 adults, (347 of whom are seniors) in Chester Center.

Chester Center Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

38.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chester Center Sex Ratio

Female

818

52.23%

Male

748

47.77%

Chester Center Population by Age

Chester Center Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chester Center Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.8%3.2%
All83.4%16.6%
Non Family75.2%24.8%
Female32.3%67.7%
Male0%0%

83.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chester Center Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6672.2183.4
Married3752.6896.8
Non Family2301.175.2
Female623.5332.3
Male00

2.76

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

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Chester Center Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade252.14%
9th to 12th Grade60.51%
High School Graduate25221.56%
Some College26122.33%
Associates Degree11910.18%
Bachelors Degree29325.06%
Graduate Degree21318.22%
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Chester Center Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chester Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,0891,064437
Asian454545
Hispanic242424
Native American121212
Black115

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Chester Center Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,000$63,333$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,506$$20,368
Some College$43,021$78,309$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$53,472

$45,000

Average Earnings

$63,333

Average Male

$

Average Female

Chester Center Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chester Center Language by Age

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Chester Center Language

88.87% of Chester Center residents speak only English, while 11.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.35% of the population.

Chester Center Language

Chester Center Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,438906.26%
Black66100.00%

6.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.70%

Male Poverty Rate

4.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chester Center

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chester Center is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chester Center is White, with 6.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.39%.

Chester Center Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.58%
High School11.42%
Some College4.47%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Chester Center Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.11%
Female Employed3.50%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Chester Center Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chester Center Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$88,708$95,891
Families$116,827$118,545
Married Families$123,933-
Non Families$29,545$47,304
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Income by Household Type

Chester Center Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Chester Center Married by Age and Sex

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Chester Center Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chester Center Marital Status by Race

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Chester Center Marital Status

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52

Number of Veterans

52

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam32
World War II4
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Chester Center Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+31
65 to 7421
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Chester Center Veterans by Age

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Chester Center Veterans by Race

Chester Center Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chester Center Veterans by Education

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71.1%

Labor Force Participation

70.3%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Chester Center Employment by Age

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Chester Center Employment by Race

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Chester Center Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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63.15%

Born in Chester Center

90.17%

Native Born

9.83%

Foreign Born

4.47%

Non Citizen

5.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.17% of Chester Center residents were born in the United States, with 63.15% having been born in Connecticut. 4.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Chester Center Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,5660.00%
20201,5660.00%
20191,566-87-5.26%
20181,653-107-6.08%
20171,760-226-11.38%
20161,9861397.53%
20151,847864.88%
20141,761-87-4.71%
20131,8481649.74%
20121,684-22-1.29%
20111,7061489.50%
20101,5580.00%

Chester Center Population by Year