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Information on Chester, Hampden County

The Town of Chester is located in the state of Massachusetts, in Hampden County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Town 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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Chester Town HALL, Hampden County

Chester Town Hall's addressChester Chester Municipal Building
15 Middlefield Rd. Box 9

Chester MA 01011
United States
Phone number of Chester Town Hall+1 413-354-6603
Chester, MA emailNot available
Chester official websiteNot available
Mayor of Chester
Hampden County, Massachusetts: Vital Records Chester vital records
Birth Certificate Order your Massachusetts birth certificate online

Common questions about Chester

What county is Chester MA in?

Chester, MA is located in Hampden County

Where is Chester, Massachusetts ?

Chester lies in Hampden County, located in the western part of Massachusetts, United States. It is situated in the Berkshire Mountains, providing a scenic, rural setting. Chester is approximately 30 miles west of Springfield and around 100 miles west of Boston. It is near the confluence of the Westfield River.

Demography of Chester

Name of Chester inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population1 337 inhabitants309 / 7 078
Population density in Chester36,0 pop/sq mi (13,9 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chester, MA

This Town does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Chester, MA
Name Street Phone number
WESTFIELD POST OFFICE8 WEST SILVER ST4135622221
EASTHAMPTON POST OFFICE191 NORTHAMPTON ST4135270060
HAMPSHIRE SUPERIOR COURT15 GOTHIC STREET4135845810
LEE POST OFFICE35 FRANK P CONSOLATI WAY4132431392
WILLIAMSBURG POST OFFICE1 WILLIAMS STREET4132687274
HOLYOKE POST OFFICE650 DWIGHT STREET4135344577
HOLYOKE MALL POSTAL STOREINGLESIDE MALL4135360230
SOUTHWICK POST OFFICE653 COLLEGE HIGHWAY4135696619
WEST SPRINGFIELD POST OFFICE74 ELM STREET4137342321
SOUTH HADLEY POST OFFICE1 HADLEY ROAD4135388686
HADLEY POST OFFICE186 RUSSELL ST.4135860961
CHICOPEE BOARD OF REGISTRARS OF VOTERS274 FRONT STREET4135941550
CHICOPEE POST OFFICE28 MAIN STREET4135929451
GREAT BARRINGTON POST OFFICE222 MAIN STREET4135283670
PITTSFIELD POST OFFICE212 FENN STREET4134426961

Chester administrative numbers

Chester Town code2513485
Chester Town postcode01011

Information on Chester, Hampden 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, Illinois, États-Unis
  • Chester, Iowa, États-Unis
  • Chester, Maine, 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

Transportation modes in Chester

Airport
Barnes Municipal Airport 14.2 miles
Pittsfield Municipal Airport 20.8 miles
Westover Metropolitan Airport 21.6 miles

Chester territory

Chester area37,14 sq mi (96,19 km²)
Chester altitude1 345 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.274
Longitude: -72.9433
Latitude: 42° 16' 26'' North
Longitude: 72° 56' 36'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

What is Chester close to?

Nearby cities include: Huntington, Blandford, Montgomery and Becket
BecketHuntingtonHuntington
BlandfordNeighbouring townsHuntington
BlandfordBlandfordMontgomery
Huntington 4.2 milesBlandford 5.7 milesMontgomery 6.7 miles
Becket 7.6 milesMiddlefield 7.7 milesChesterfield 8.3 miles
Worthington 8.6 milesOtis 8.7 milesWesthampton 8.9 miles
Russell 9.1 milesPeru 10.4 milesSouthampton 10.8 miles
Tyringham 12.4 milesWashington 12.7 milesTolland 12.8 miles
Granville 13 milesGoshen 13.2 milesCummington 13.3 miles
Westfield 13.4 milesEasthampton 14 milesHinsdale 14.2 miles

Distance between Chester and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 2508 milesHouston : 1517 milesPhiladelphia : 194 miles closest
Phoenix : 2198 milesSan Antonio : 1676 milesSan Diego : 2481 miles
Dallas : 1455 milesSan Jose : 2585 milesJacksonville : 957 miles
Indianapolis : 710 milesSan Francisco : 2635 milesAustin : 1603 miles
Columbus : 546 milesFort Worth : 1484 milesCharlotte : 648 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Chester, MA

Elementary schools in Chester

Chester Elementary

District of Gateway
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 116

Leisure and activities in Chester surrounding area

Golf course
The Blandford Club
to Blandford 6.1 miles
Worthington Golf Club
to Worthington 8.8 miles
Southampton Country Club
to Southampton 11.8 miles
Tekoa Country Club
to Westfield 12.6 miles
Northampton Country Club
to Northampton 13.4 miles
Pine Grove Golf Course
to Northampton 14 miles
Bas-Ridge Golf Course
to Hinsdale 14.7 miles
East Mountain Country Club
to Westfield 15 miles
Greenock Country Club
to Lee 15.8 miles
Wyckoff Country Club
to Holyoke 15.8 miles