Chester, Plumas County, California

Chester is a city in Plumas County, California. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 2,144. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.23 square miles. An elevation is 4,528 feet (1,380.13 m) above sea level. The population density was 297 people per square mile. The median age was 47.7 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 134 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2010)
2,144 residents
Population Change
-7.4% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
47.7 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
13.6% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
1,227 residents
Population Females
917 residents
Foreign Born Residents
1.4% Latin America, 1.1% Europe, 0.8% Oceania, 0.5% Asia
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
6.8% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Chester Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Chester Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Chester Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $171,019 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$50,619 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $289 – $605
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              94 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,394 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $1,230 (0.50%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $44,976 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$11,563 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$3,899 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Butte College
                      about 51 miles
                      Oroville, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 8,649
                    • California State University-Chico
                      about 52 miles
                      Chico, CA
                      FT enrollment: 14,838
                    • Shasta College
                      about 62 miles
                      Redding, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,645
                    • Yuba College
                      about 83 miles
                      Marysville, CA
                      FT enrollment: 4,737
                    • University of Nevada-Reno
                      about 92 miles
                      Reno, NV
                      FT enrollment: 15,092
                    • Truckee Meadows Community College
                      about 92 miles
                      Reno, NV
                      FT enrollment: 6,919
                    • Sierra College
                      about 105 miles
                      Rocklin, CA
                      FT enrollment: 11,488

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • CHESTER JUNIOR/SENIOR HIGH
                      Students: 195
                      Location: 612 FIRST ST.
                      Grades: 7-12
                    • ALMANOR HIGH

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • CHESTER ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 165
                      Location: 158 ASPEN ST.
                      Grades: KG-6

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST ANDREW’S ACADEMY
                      Students: 8
                      Location: 198 MAIN ST
                      Grades: KG-8
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Chester Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              12 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              5.83 (State: 2.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              3 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.46 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              9 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              4.37 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              38 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              18.46 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Chester

                              • SENECA DISTRICT HOSPITAL
                                Government – Hospital District or Authority
                                provides emergency services
                                130 BRENTWOOD DRIVE
                              • SENECA DISTRICT HOSPITAL
                                130 BRENTWOOD DR

                              Airports & Heliports in Chester

                              • Rogers Field Airport
                              • Usfs Chester Heliport

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Chester by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Natural Disasters in Chester


                                      Air Quality Information

                                        Common Weather Information
                                        Earthquakes Average Activity
                                        538% (Greater then US)
                                        Number of Natural Disasters
                                        13 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                        Number of Major Disasters
                                        9 pc.
                                        Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                        4 pc.
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                                        ZIP Codes for Chester: 96020
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