Chester is considered a Large Town with a population of 21,957 and 4,167 businesses. 42 in 2018 were added to the Chester Chamber of Commerce business directory which was less than 2017 which had 50.
The economy of Chester employs 14,272 people and has an unemployment rate of 4.9%. Some of the largest industries in Chester are Professional Services (398),Builders & Contractors (121), and Restaurants (109).
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