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Information about Chester

The city of Chester is located in the state of Pennsylvania. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Chester City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.2 / 5 for Chester by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Chester’s Administration

Address of Chester mayorChesterCity hall Chester
#1 FOURTH STREET

CHESTER PA 19013
United States

http://www.chestercity.com
city hall phone number+1 610-447-7723
city hall fax numberNot available
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Chester PA official websitewww.chestercity.com
Chester town mayorJohn Linder

Chester town demography

Name of Chester town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants36 854 population14 / 1 036
Chester town population density6 029,8 pop/sq mi (2 328,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chester, PA

How to get a passport in Chester PA ? There are 1 passport offices in Chester, try one of these
Name Street Phone
CHESTER MAIN POST OFFICE400 EDGEMONT AVE6108761265

Schools in Chester PA

Elementary schools in Chester

Chester Community Charter School

District of Chester Community Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 3573

Chester Upland School of Arts

District of Chester-Upland School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 485

Stetser Elementary School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 315

Toby Farms Intermediate School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Low grade : 4, High grade : 8
Students : 431

Widener Partnership Charter School

District of Widener Partnership Charter School
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 419

High schools in Chester

Chester High School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1095

STEM at Showalter

District of Chester-Upland School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 505

Alternative schools in Chester

Chester Charter School for the Arts

District of Chester Charter School For The Arts
Low grade : K, High grade : 11
Students : 521

Private schools in Chester

Center For Self Development

Low grade : PK, High grade : 4
Students : 64

Drexel Neumann Academy

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 176

Frederick Douglass Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 68

Frederick Douglass Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 67

Widener University Child Development Center

Low grade : PK, High grade : K
Students : 48

Schools near Chester

The top 3 most popular banks in Chester

There are 3 bank branches in Chester.
TD Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 1, followed by The Bryn Mawr Trust Company with 1 and then Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 1.

Find below all banks in Chester :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
TD Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Bryn Mawr Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Chester town administrative number

Chester town code4213208
Chester town postcode19013

Chester town territory

Chester town area6,11 sq mi (15,83 km²)
Chester town altitude39 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 39.8447
Longitude: -75.372
Latitude: 39° 50' 41'' North
Longitude: 75° 22' 19'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Chester town demography

Name of Chester town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants36 854 population14 / 1 036
Chester town population density6 029,8 pop/sq mi (2 328,1 pop/km²)

Distance between Chester and country’s main cities

New York City : 152 kmLos Angeles : 3847 kmChicago : 1059 km
Houston : 2138 kmPhiladelphia : 27 km closestPhoenix : 3326 km
San Antonio : 2404 kmSan Diego : 3791 kmDallas : 2067 km
San Jose : 4007 kmJacksonville : 1203 kmIndianapolis : 921 km
San Francisco : 4093 kmAustin : 2290 kmColumbus : 650 km

Hotel offers in Chester

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Nearby hotel : Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University
Best Western Plus Philadelphia Airport South - at Widener University
Address : 1450 Providence Avenue : 108 $US / 200 $US - 60
Across from Widener University and just minutes from Philadelphia International Airport, this environmentally friendly hotel in Chester offers free airport and casino shuttle service. Free morning breakfast is also available.
Nearby hotel : SpringHill Suites by Marriott Philadelphia Airport / Ridley Park
SpringHill Suites by Marriott Philadelphia Airport / Ridley Park
Address : 201 Industrial Highway, Ridley Park Distance : 5.4 km : 139 $US / 209 $US - 130
This Ridley Park, Pennsylvania hotel offers free shuttle services to and from Philadelphia International Airport. It features an indoor pool with a water feature and free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : Clarion Hotel Conference Center Essington
Clarion Hotel Conference Center Essington
Address : 76 Industrial Highway, Essington Distance : 5.7 km : 89 $US / 0 $US - 60
Located in the heart of Delaware County, the Clarion Hotel Conference Center offers easy access to the Pennsylvania Union Soccer Stadium and Ice Work Skate Complex.
Nearby hotel : Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport
Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport
Address : 53 Industrial Highway, Essington Distance : 6.1 km : 75 $US / 0 $US - 150
Conveniently located off Interstate 95, the Comfort Inn Philadelphia Airport is just three miles from the Philadelphia International Airport and 10 miles from historic downtown Philadelphia.
Nearby hotel : Red Roof Inn Philadelphia Airport
Red Roof Inn Philadelphia Airport
Address : 49 Industrial Highway, Essington Distance : 6.2 km : 85 $US / 0 $US - 135
This Philadelphia, Pennsylvania hotel is just 3 miles from Philadelphia International airport. The hotel is also convenient to attractions such as Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia Civic Center and the University of Pennsylvania.

Leisure and activities in the Chester town’s surrounding area

Zoo
Brandywine Zoo
to Wilmington 18.1 km
Golf course
Paxon Hollow Golf Club
to Media 8.5 km
Beckett Golf Club
to Swedesboro 10.6 km
Brandywine Country Club
to Wilmington 14.3 km
Rock Manor Golf Club
to Wilmington 16.2 km
Cobb's Creek Golf Club
to Philadelphia 16.5 km
Franklin D. Roosevelt Golf Course
to Philadelphia 17.5 km
DuPont Country Club
to Wilmington 18 km
Bidermann Golf Club
to Wilmington 19.2 km
White Manor Country Club
to Malvern 19.3 km
Woodbury Country Club
to Woodbury 19.6 km