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Information on the city of Chester

The city of Chester is located in the state of South Carolina. 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’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews2.8 / 5 for Chester by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Chester city HALL

Chester city hall's addressChester Chester Municipal Building
100 W End St, 100 W End St

Chester SC 29706
United States
Chester city hall's phone number+1 803-581-2123
Chester city hall's fax number+1 803-377-1116
Chester, SC emailNot available
Chester, SC official websitechestersc.org
Chester mayor
Vital records Chester vital records

Demographics of Chester

Name of Chester inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants5 607 population56 / 4 703
Population density in Chester1 716,6 pop/sq mi (662,8 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chester, SC

This city does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Chester, SC
Name Street Phone
YORK COUNTY CLERK OF COURT933 HECKLE BLVD, STE 1018039091892
UNION POST OFFICE804 INDUSTRIAL PARK RD8644277638
WINNSBORO POST OFFICE144 N CONGRESS ST8036359486
LANCASTER COUNTY SC101 N. MAIN ST.8034169432
WHITMIRE POST OFFICE205 MAIN STREET8036943612
HEATH SPRINGS POST OFFICE101 N MAIN ST8032734855
GASTONIA POST OFFICE301 W MAIN STREET7048676312
GASTON COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS325 DR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR WAY7048627685
PROSPERITY POST OFFICE155 N MAIN ST8033642325
MATTHEWS POST OFFICE301 E JOHN ST7048476063
CHARLOTTE PASSPORT ACCEPTANCE FACILITY1820 HARRIS HOUSTON RD7047172713
UNION STATION - UNC CHARLOTTE8845 CRAVER RD7046875893
SOUTH PROVIDENCE CHARLOTTE USPS11035 GOLF LINKS DRIVE7048146707
UNION COUNTY REGISTER OF DEEDS500 NORTH MAIN STREET STE 2397042820216
SPARTANBURG POST OFFICE250 S CHURCH ST8645850304

Top 3 most popular banks in Chester

There are 2 bank branches in Chester.
Spratt Savings and Loan Association is the most popular bank in Chester with 1 branch offices, followed by Branch Banking and Trust Company with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Chester:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Spratt Savings and Loan Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Chester

Chester administrative numbers

Chester city code4514095
Chester city postcode29706 (Another town has the same postcode)

Transportation modes in Chester

Airport
27.6 miles
Charlotte/Douglas International Airport 38.4 miles
Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport 44.6 miles

Chester territory

Chester area3,27 sq mi (8,46 km²)
Chester altitude538 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 34.7048
Longitude: -81.2138
Latitude: 34° 42' 17'' North
Longitude: 81° 12' 50'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Chester neighbouring towns and cities

Chester neighbouring towns
LowrysLowrysRichburg
LowrysNeighbouring townsRichburg
CarlisleCarlisleFort Lawn
Chester neighbouring towns
Lowrys 7 milesRichburg 11.1 milesMcConnells 12 miles
Lockhart 15.7 milesCarlisle 16.3 milesFort Lawn 17.9 miles
Sharon 18.6 milesRock Hill 19.8 milesGreat Falls 19.8 miles
York 20.2 milesHickory Grove 22.3 milesUnion 23.4 miles
Winnsboro 24.1 milesLancaster 24.7 milesTega Cay 25.8 miles
Smyrna 25.8 milesFort Mill 26.3 milesWhitmire 26.7 miles
Jonesville 28.1 milesClover 28.3 milesJenkinsville 30.6 miles

Distance between Chester and other main cities of the country

New York City : 573 milesLos Angeles : 2113 milesChicago : 605 miles
Houston : 896 milesPhiladelphia : 496 milesPhoenix : 1763 miles
San Antonio : 1076 milesSan Diego : 2059 milesDallas : 903 miles
San Jose : 2262 milesJacksonville : 303 miles closestIndianapolis : 444 miles
San Francisco : 2324 milesAustin : 1011 milesColumbus : 378 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Chester, SC

Elementary schools in Chester

Academy for Teaching and Learning

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 353

Chester Park Elementary School for the Arts

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 472

Chester Park Elementary School of Literacy and Technology

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 454

Chester Park School Elementary of Inquiry

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 489

Middle schools in Chester

Chester Middle

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 573

High schools in Chester

Chester County Career Center

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12

Chester Senior High

District of Chester 01
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 874

Private schools in Chester

Hawthorne Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 79

Holy Place Chester Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 42

Schools near Chester

Hotel offers in Chester

Leisure and activities in Chester surrounding area

Golf course
Chester Golf ClubPinetuck Golf Course
to Rock Hill 15.1 miles

Other information on the city of Chester

Nuclear power plantCatawba Nuclear Station 41 mile
Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Generating Station 46 mile