Businesses in Chester, South Carolina

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16%
 Industry: 9.7%
 Medical: 9.6%
 Religion: 8.3%
 Professional Services: 7.4%
 Community & Government: 7%
 Home Services: 6.5%
 Automotive: 5.8%
 Local Services: 5.1%
 Other: 24.5%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair2635.9 years4.24.7
Gas stations2430.6 years3.94.4
Beauty salons3226.3 years4.45.8
Hairdressers3229.4 years4.25.8
Firefighting and rescue1232.2 years4.72.2
Government agencies2367.4 years3.84.2
Public administration7637.7 years3.813.8
Social work1524.1 years4.32.7
Atm's134.22.4
Banks134.12.4
Finance other2149.7 years4.83.8
Loan companies2941.5 years4.85.3
Convenience stores2026.2 years3.93.6
Grocery stores and supermarkets1833.8 years4.03.3
General contractors3433.9 years3.66.2
Real estate1929.6 years3.73.5
Construction of buildings2132.9 years4.13.8
Other membership organizations1631.3 years4.02.9
Health and medical12431.7 years3.622.6
Physicians and surgeons4839.5 years3.58.7
Accountants1144 years5.02.0
Scientific and technical services1332.5 years5.02.4
Churches9558.8 years4.717.3
Clothing stores1439.5 years4.12.5
Electronics stores1238.9 years3.92.2
Hardware stores1452.1 years4.22.5
Pharmacies and drug stores1742.6 years4.03.1
Shopping other3032.8 years3.95.5
Area of Chester, South Carolina3.266 sq mi
Population5,498
Male Population2,619 (47.6%)
Female Population2,879 (52.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +87%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 -5.7%
Median Age36.3
Male Median Age33.8
Female Median Age38.6
Area Codes803
NeighborhoodsChester, Downtown Rock Hill
Local TimeSaturday 4:39 PM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng34.70486° / -81.21426°
Zip Codes29706

Chester, South Carolina - Map

Chester, South Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population2,9404,5345,8325,498
Population Density900.1 / mi²1,388 / mi²1,785 / mi²1,683 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chester, South Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Decrease of 5.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Chester, South Carolina+87%+21.3%-5.7%
South Carolina+80.2%+44.2%+22.4%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Chester, South Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 36.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Chester, South Carolina36.3 years38.6 years33.8 years
South Carolina38.1 years39.5 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chester, South Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5229197427
5-9222187410
10-14213184397
15-19217207424
20-24180182363
25-29153190344
30-34124164289
35-39168178346
40-44146178324
45-49189191381
50-54182194376
55-59159218378
60-64137161299
65-69107145252
70-7474109183
75-795574129
80-84375391
85 Plus266793
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Chester, South Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 1,683 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Chester, South Carolina5,4983.266 sq mi1,683 / mi²
South Carolina4.9 million32,020.7 sq mi154.1 / 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, South Carolina Historical Population

Estimated Population from 1770 to 2015
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.

Business distribution by price for Chester, South Carolina

 Inexpensive: 60.2%
 Moderate: 36.4%
 Expensive: 3.4%

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, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Chester, South Carolina89,469 t16.3 t27,390 t/mi²
South Carolina80,373,842 t16.3 t2,510 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, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)89,469 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
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. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. 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
6/4/987:31 PM3.293.1 km5,000 mNorth Carolinausgs.gov
4/13/982:56 AM3.569.4 km5,000 mSouth Carolinausgs.gov
10/26/596:07 PM3.995.8 kmNoneSouth Carolinausgs.gov
1/1/1310:28 AM4.844.5 kmNoneSouth Carolinausgs.gov

Chester, South Carolina

Chester is a small rural city in Chester County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 5,607 at the 2010 census, down from 6,476 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Chester County.   ︎  Chester, South Carolina Wikipedia Page

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