Real Estate Market Update for

Chester, IL
$43,242
Median Household Income
1,407/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Chester, IL

Area Overview for

Chester, IL
  • Population: 8,174
  • Median Age: 37.92 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 15 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 7.25%
  • Population Density: 1,407/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 51.58%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Chester, IL
  • Closest Airport: Scott AFB/Midamerica
  • Closest College: SIU-CARBONDALE CLG EDUCATION-HUMAN SVCS
  • Closest Jr. College SOUTHWESTERN ILLINOIS COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $43,242
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $69,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: ST. LOUIS CARDINALS
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: -3%

School Information for

Chester, IL
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Faith Christian School 1.9 mi Private K-12
Chester High School 2.3 mi Public 9-12
St John Lutheran School 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8
Chester Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8
St Marys School 3.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Chester, IL