Chester is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,562, it is the 264th largest city in Georgia and the 8564th largest city in the United States. Chester is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -2.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,596 in 2010. Chester reached it's highest population of 1,596 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Chester has a population density of 1,774 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chester is $33,944 with a poverty rate of 42.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $380 per month, and the median house value is $66,800. The median age in Chester is 40.9 years, 42.2 years for males, and 34.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 544.7 males.