Chester in Orange county, New York

Chester

Welcome to Chester

Located in Orange county, New York, Chester is a wonderful place to live.

Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties and Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Westchester Properties agents can help you with all of your real estate needs. Our Realtors® are local market experts in Chester and the surrounding area.

Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$295K
7.3 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
$295K
11.4 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Single Family Homes
166
31.4 % since November 2015
Single Family Sales by Quarter
Median Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$165K
1.9 % since November 2015
Average Sales Price
November 2016 - Condominiums
$152K
9.7 % since November 2015
Days on Market
November 2016 - Condominiums
129
26.5 % since November 2015
Condominium Sales by Quarter

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 0.56 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 481.0
Household Size (people) 2.85
Households w/ Children 34.45 %
Annual Residential Turnover 8.06 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $775
One Bedroom $953
Two Bedroom $1,169
Three Bedroom $1,486
Four Bedroom $1,705

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: 12,048
Households: 4,157
Median Age: 41.47

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $91,417)

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: K-5
2 HERBERT DR
CHESTER, NY 10918

Public Middle

School

CHESTER ACADEMY MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 6-12
64 HAMBLETONIAN AVE
CHESTER, NY 10918

Public High

No data provided by vendor

Private/Catholic

School

BELLVALE SCHOOL
Grades: -
359 GIBSON HILL RD
CHESTER, NY 10918

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Commuting to and from Chester

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Featured Listings

2707 Whispering Hills, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$159,900

2707 Whispering Hills,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
3560 State Route 94, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$325,000

3560 State Route 94,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
262 Sugarloaf Mountain Road, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$237,500

262 Sugarloaf Mountain Road,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1 Surrey Road, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$185,900

1 Surrey Road,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

3 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
150 Creamery Pond Road, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$389,900

150 Creamery Pond Road,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
12 Trotting Drive, Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918
$199,000

12 Trotting Drive,
Chester Town (Chester), NY 10918

3 bedrooms, 1 bath
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