Businesses in Chester, Pennsylvania

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 29.9%
 Shopping: 9.6%
 Industry: 7.5%
 Home Services: 6.7%
 Professional Services: 5.9%
 Restaurants: 5.7%
 Religion: 5.5%
 Other: 29.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts2239.3 years4.00.7
Car repair5728.7 years4.31.7
Gas stations2032.9 years3.70.6
Beauty salons2722.9 years4.10.8
Hairdressers2921 years4.10.9
Public administration6031.5 years2.91.8
Social work6537.9 years3.62.0
Atm's2740.6 years3.80.8
Loan companies2236.3 years3.70.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets4725.6 years4.11.4
General contractors5227.5 years4.51.6
Other construction3131.9 years4.60.9
Real estate5325.8 years3.21.6
All membership organizations2025.8 years4.70.6
Construction of buildings4030.5 years4.01.2
Other membership organizations3955.5 years4.31.2
Child care and day care2323.5 years4.20.7
Dentists2735.4 years4.10.8
Health and medical68530.4 years3.720.7
Hospitals2136.5 years3.20.6
Nurses255.00.8
Pediatricians3928.9 years2.91.2
Physicians and surgeons32231.1 years3.69.7
Corporate management2736.5 years4.00.8
Lawyers legal2635.5 years4.00.8
Scientific and technical services3524.7 years3.81.1
Churches9940.9 years4.73.0
Bars, pubs and taverns2093.7 years4.10.6
Shopping other3431.6 years4.01.0
Area of Chester, Pennsylvania6.01 sq mi
Population33,065
Male Population15,898 (48.1%)
Female Population17,167 (51.9%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +34.7%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +0.4%
Median Age30.6
Male Median Age28.8
Female Median Age32.2
Area Codes215484610
NeighborhoodsAcademy Hill, Chatham Estates, Crozier Park, Delaware County, Downtown Chester, East Side, Larkintown, Sun Village
Local TimeSunday 1:48 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng39.84967° / -75.35707°
Zip Codes1901319016

Chester, Pennsylvania - Map

Chester, Pennsylvania Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population24,54629,95432,92833,065
Population Density4,087 / mi²4,987 / mi²5,482 / mi²5,505 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chester, Pennsylvania Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 0.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Chester, Pennsylvania+34.7%+10.4%+0.4%
Pennsylvania+19.7%+10.4%+3.8%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chester, Pennsylvania Median Age

Median Age: 30.6 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Chester, Pennsylvania30.6 years32.2 years28.8 years
Pennsylvania40.1 years41.6 years38.6 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chester, Pennsylvania Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,3021,2552,558
5-91,2281,2112,440
10-141,1011,1712,273
15-191,5491,5853,135
20-241,8301,8063,637
25-291,2251,1282,353
30-341,0329541,987
35-399198731,792
40-449859451,931
45-491,0021,0652,068
50-541,0261,1302,157
55-598281,0091,837
60-645948481,443
65-694085921,001
70-74293433726
75-79260411672
80-84163372535
85 Plus151378530
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chester, Pennsylvania Population Density

Population Density: 5,505 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Chester, Pennsylvania33,0656.01 sq mi5,505 / mi²
Pennsylvania12.8 million46,054.5 sq mi278.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chester, Pennsylvania Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1820 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Chester, Pennsylvania
 Downtown Chester: 30.1%
 Academy Hill: 13.9%
 East Side: 13.2%
 Crozier Park: 7.1%
 Delaware County: 6.2%
 Sun Village: 5.7%
 Larkintown: 5%
 Other: 18.7%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Chester, Pennsylvania
 Area Code 610: 87.3%
 Area Code 484: 8.5%
 Other: 4.2%

Business distribution by price for Chester, Pennsylvania

 Inexpensive: 67.5%
 Moderate: 28.5%
 Expensive: 2.4%
 Very Expensive: 1.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Chester, Pennsylvania CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Chester, Pennsylvania418,611 t12.7 t69,702 t/mi²
Pennsylvania244,899,672 t19.1 t5,317 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Chester, Pennsylvania CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)418,611 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.7 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneMedium (5)
FloodHigh (9)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
11/30/171:47 PM4.172.7 km9,870 m9km ENE of Dover, Delawareusgs.gov
12/26/089:04 PM3.3794 km3,610 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
8/26/0311:24 AM3.186.7 km2,910 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
1/15/945:49 PM4.678.8 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
1/15/944:42 PM4.276.7 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
10/22/906:34 PM3.239.6 km10,000 mNew Jerseyusgs.gov
4/22/845:36 PM4.285.7 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/10/8010:00 PM3.740.2 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
3/5/809:06 AM3.541.3 km5,000 mGreater Philadelphia area, Pennsylvaniausgs.gov
7/15/7811:39 PM3.178 km5,000 mPennsylvaniausgs.gov

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Chester, Pennsylvania

Chester is a city in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, United States, with a population of 33,972 at the 2010 census. Chester is situated on the Delaware River, between the cities of Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware.   ︎  Chester, Pennsylvania Wikipedia Page

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