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Information on the city of 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 municipal buildingChester Chester Municipal Building
#1 FOURTH STREET

CHESTER PA 19013
United States
City hall phone number+1 610-447-7723
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Chester PA official websitechestercity.com
Chester mayorJohn Linder
Vital records Chester vital records

Demographics of Chester

Name of Chester’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants36 854 population14 / 1 036
Population density in Chester6 029,8 pop/sq mi (2 328,1 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chester, PA

Where to apply for 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

Top 3 most popular banks in Chester

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

Find below all bank branches in Chester:

Bank's name Number of branch offices 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
More info about banks in Chester

Chester's administrative numbers

Chester's city code4213208
Chester's city postcode19013

Transportation modes in Chester

Airport
Philadelphia International Airport 11.6 km
Wilmington Airport 27.3 km
Wings Field 33.8 km

Chester's territory

Chester's area6,11 sq mi (15,83 km²)
Chester's 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

Distance between Chester and other 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

Schools in Chester, PA

Elementary schools in Chester

Chester Community Charter School

District of Chester Community Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 3573

Chester Upland School of Arts

District of Chester-Upland School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 485

Stetser Elementary School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 315

Toby Farms Intermediate School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Lowest grade : 4, Highest grade : 8
Students : 431

Widener Partnership Charter School

District of Widener Partnership Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 419

High schools in Chester

Chester High School

District of Chester-Upland School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1095

STEM at Showalter

District of Chester-Upland School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 505

Alternative schools in Chester

Chester Charter School for the Arts

District of Chester Charter School For The Arts
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 11
Students : 521

Private schools in Chester

Center For Self Development

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 64

Drexel Neumann Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 176

Frederick Douglass Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 68

Frederick Douglass Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 67

Widener University Child Development Center

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 48

Schools near Chester

Hotel offers in Chester

Leisure and activities in Chester’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

Other information on the city of Chester

Nuclear power plantHope Creek Nuclear Generating Station 44 km
Salem Nuclear Power Plant 45 km
Limerick Generating Station 46 km