Chester, Maryland

Population 4,154

Chester is located in Queen Annes County, MD. The population is 4,154, making Chester the 2nd largest city in Queen Annes County.

There are 0 public schools in Chester with an average Homefacts rating of NA. The total crime rate for Chester is moderate , and there are 8 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Chester is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Chester property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Chester include Stevensville, Kent Narrows and Grasonville.

Chester Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Not Determined
  • No High School Diploma: 7.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32.4%

Crime Rate

17.02% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 234
  • Violent Crimes: 642
  • Robbery: 171
  • Burglary: 250
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

29.68% Higher than national avg.
  • 8 offenders in Chester
  • 19.26 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

95 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 95


Moderate 3.6%
  • Maryland unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 0 K-12 public schools in Chester, MD and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Chester's schools as Not Determined, with an overall NA rating.
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1 Private School

Kent Island Christian School

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  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found in our database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Chester, MD

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,233
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,453
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,803
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,340
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,683

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Environmental Hazards

95 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (385/400)
    Chester, MD has 96.25% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Chester, MD is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.32 Average
    Chester, MD is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.14°
  • February 39.25°
  • March 47.8°
  • April 57.77°
  • May 69.2°
  • June 76.16°
  • July 79.47°
  • August 77.92°
  • September 71.22°
  • October 60.4°
  • November 49.45°
  • December 41.05°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Chester, MD

Chester, MD has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Chester, MD has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Chester, MD has a very low risk of hail storms.
Chester, MD has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Chester, MD: $86,250


Unemployment in Chester is 3.6%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.55%
White Collar - 68.45%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Larry Hogan
  • Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin
  • Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski

City Representatives

  • Andy Harris

Neighborhood Info

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  • No Cemeteries found in Chester, MD

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  • No hospitals found in Chester, MD

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  • No library found in Chester, MD

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  • No retirement homes found in Chester, MD
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