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Information on Chester, Randolph County

The city of Chester is located in the state of Illinois, in Randolph County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the city hall of Chester at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews2.5 / 5 for Chester by Cities and Towns in the United States the 9 March 2023

Chester city HALL, Randolph County

Chester city hall's addressChester Chester Municipal Building

United States
Phone number of Chester city hallNot available
Chester, IL emailNot available
Chester official websiteNot available
Mayor of Chester
Randolph County: Vital Records Chester vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Illinois birth certificate online

Demographics of Chester

Name of Chester inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population5 185 inhabitants118 / 4 341
Population density in Chester891,1 pop/sq mi (344,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chester, IL

Where to apply for a passport in Chester, IL? There are 1 passport offices in Chester, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number

Top 3 most popular banks in Chester

There are 4 bank branches in Chester.
Buena Vista National Bank is the most popular bank in Chester with 2 branch offices, followed by First Bank with 1 branch offices and then Chester National Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Chester:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Buena Vista National Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Chester National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Chester

Chester administrative numbers

Chester city code1713139
Chester city postcode62233

Information on Chester, Randolph County

Cities twinned with ChesterCurrently, the town Chester isn’t twinned
Namesake of Chester
  • Chester, Arkansas, États-Unis
  • Chester, Connecticut, États-Unis
  • Chester, England, Royaume-Uni
  • Chester, Georgia, États-Unis
  • Chester, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Chester, Maine, États-Unis
  • Chester, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Chester, Montana, États-Unis
  • Chester, Nebraska, États-Unis
  • Chester, New Hampshire, États-Unis
  • Chester, New Jersey, États-Unis
  • Chester, New York, États-Unis
  • Chester, New York, États-Unis
  • Chester, Pennsylvania, États-Unis
  • Chester, South Carolina, États-Unis
  • Chester, Texas, États-Unis
  • Chester, Vermont, États-Unis
  • Chester, West Virginia, États-Unis
  • Chester, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Chester, Saskatchewan, Canada
Natural parksChester isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Chester

Serbian: ЧестерChinese: 切斯特 

Transportation modes in Chester

Sparta Community Airport 17 miles
25.7 miles
Southern Illinois Airport 33.1 miles

Chester territory

Chester area5,82 sq mi (15,07 km²)
Chester altitude564 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 37.9256
Longitude: -89.8277
Latitude: 37° 55' 32'' North
Longitude: 89° 49' 40'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Chester neighbouring towns and cities

Chester neighbouring municipalities
Ellis GroveEllis GroveSteeleville
KaskaskiaNeighbouring townsRockwood
Chester neighbouring municipalities
Kaskaskia 4.8 milesEllis Grove 7.5 milesSt. Mary 7.6 miles
Rockwood 9.6 milesSteeleville 10.7 milesSte. Genevieve 12.6 miles
Evansville 12.7 milesPercy 13 milesWillisville 13.6 miles
Perryville 14.1 milesCampbell Hill 15.1 milesSparta 15.7 miles
Cutler 16 milesRuma 17 milesBaldwin 17.9 miles
Longtown 17.9 milesPrairie du Rocher 18.3 milesAva 18.3 miles
Tilden 21.3 milesRed Bud 21.6 milesCoulterville 21.7 miles

Distance between Chester and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1617 milesHouston : 647 milesPhiladelphia : 803 miles
Phoenix : 1282 milesSan Antonio : 770 milesSan Diego : 1575 miles
Dallas : 528 milesSan Jose : 1745 milesJacksonville : 702 miles
Indianapolis : 236 miles closestSan Francisco : 1805 milesAustin : 695 miles
Columbus : 395 milesFort Worth : 554 milesCharlotte : 534 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Chester, IL

Elementary schools in Chester

Chester Elementary School

District of CHESTER CUSD 139
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 644

High schools in Chester

Chester High School

District of CHESTER CUSD 139
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 311

Private schools in Chester

St John Lutheran School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 175

St Marys School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 103

Schools near Chester

Hotel offers in Chester

Leisure and activities in Chester surrounding area

Golf course
Chester Country ClubSouthwestern Lakes Country Club
to Percy 12.9 miles
Perryville Country Club
to Perryville 14.5 miles
Country Club of Sparta
to Sparta 15.6 miles