Chester in Hampden county, Massachusetts

Chester

Welcome to Chester

Located in Hampden county, Massachusetts, Chester is a wonderful place to live.

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Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$260K
30.5 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$260K
30.5 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
123
11.5 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 2.99 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 37.6
Household Size (people) 2.46
Households w/ Children 31.48 %
Annual Residential Turnover 10.32 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $694
One Bedroom $880
Two Bedroom $1,098
Three Bedroom $1,362
Four Bedroom $1,602

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 1,377
Households: 559
Median Age: 46.99

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $64,914)

Climate & Weather

The temperature chart displays average high and low temperatures (degrees Fahrenheit) for the months of January and July.

The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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Public Elementary

School

CHESTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-4
325 MIDDLEFIELD RD
CHESTER, MA 01011

Public Middle

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Public High

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Private/Catholic

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Commuting to and from Chester

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Featured Listings

404 Huntington Road, Chester, MA 01011
$159,000

404 Huntington Road,
Chester, MA 01011

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
689 Skyline Trail, Chester, MA 01011
$137,750

689 Skyline Trail,
Chester, MA 01011

2 bedrooms, 1 bath
14 Soisalo Road, Chester, MA 01011
$0

14 Soisalo Road,
Chester, MA 01011

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
27 Soisalo Road, Chester, MA 01011
$193,900

27 Soisalo Road,
Chester, MA 01011

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
9 Lynes Road, Chester, MA 01011
$294,900

9 Lynes Road,
Chester, MA 01011

5 bedrooms, 3 baths
517 Skyline Trail, Chester, MA 01011
$155,000

517 Skyline Trail,
Chester, MA 01011

1 bedroom, 1 bath, 1 half bath
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