Chester, Georgia

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Population in 2013: 1,593 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +422.3%
Males: 1,387  (87.1%)
Females: 206  (12.9%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 31012.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $27,957 (it was $21,875 in 2000)
Chester:

$27,957
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $3,908 (it was $13,843 in 2000)

Chester town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $90,985 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Chester:

$90,985
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $120,432; Detached houses: $156,506; Mobile homes: $28,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $346.

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  • Black alone - 919 (57.6%)
  • White alone - 606 (38.0%)
  • Hispanic - 58 (3.6%)
  • Two or more races - 8 (0.5%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.06%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.06%)

Races in Chester detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Chester: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (21.5%), United States (4.3%), German (2.3%), Irish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 370 feet

Land area: 0.87 square miles.

Population density: 1,823 people per square mile   (low).

Chester,GA real estate house value index trend

Chester, Georgia map

For population 25 years and over in Chester:

  • High school or higher: 72.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chester town:

  • Never married: 59.9%
  • Now married: 17.5%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

75 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe).

This town:  3.9%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Chester, Georgia as of March 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chester to the number of sex offenders is 45 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $230 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,656 (0.8%)

Chester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Macon, GA (42.0 miles , pop. 97,255).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (119.0 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (689.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Dexter, GA (2.5 miles ), Cadwell, GA (2.7 miles ), Empire, GA (3.0 miles ), Rentz, GA (3.1 miles ), Dudley, GA (3.3 miles ), Montrose, GA (3.4 miles) , Cochran, GA (3.4 miles ), Eastman, GA (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 32.39 N, Longitude: 83.15 W

Area code: 478

Chester household income distribution Chester home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.4%
Georgia:

7.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (41%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (1%)
  • Public administration (32%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Retail trade (1%)
  • Utilities (1%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (16%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Special education teachers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Chester: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Chester, Georgia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chester-area historical tornado activity is near Georgia state average. It is 16% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/30/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.7 miles away from the Chester town center killed 18 people and injured 300 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/30/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.0 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chester-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 109.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 203.7 miles away from Chester center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 178.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 257.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 248.2 miles away from Chester center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 182.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dodge County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chester:

  • BLECKLEY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; COCHRAN, GA)
  • EASTMAN HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • THREE RIVERS HOME HEALTH SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • DODGE COUNTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; EASTMAN, GA)
  • DUBLINAIR HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; DUBLIN, GA)
  • FAIRVIEW PARK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; DUBLIN, GA)
  • LAURENS COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; DUBLIN, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chester:

  • Central Georgia Technical College (about 32 miles; Warner Robins, GA; Full-time enrollment: 6,829)
  • Mercer University (about 42 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 6,297)
  • Middle Georgia State College (about 45 miles; Macon, GA; FT enrollment: 7,091)
  • Fort Valley State University (about 45 miles; Fort Valley, GA; FT enrollment: 3,200)
  • Georgia Military College-Distance Learning Campuses (about 48 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,438)
  • Georgia College and State University (about 48 miles; Milledgeville, GA; FT enrollment: 6,271)
  • East Georgia State College (about 52 miles; Swainsboro, GA; FT enrollment: 2,345)

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Notable locations in Chester: Chester Volunteer Fire Department (A), Dodge State Prison Fire Department (B), Dodge Correctional Institution (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Chester: Chester Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dodge County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Chester and their reported violations in the past:

CHESTER (Population served: 1,072, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-12-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-24-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (SEP-12-2011)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.8%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.9%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
1,232 people in state prisons in 2010

Chester compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Chester (2011 data):

  • Colony Bank: Main Street Branch at 102 Main St E, branch established on 1994/02/14. Info updated 2011/04/20: Bank assets: $1,192.8 mil, Deposits: $1,001.0 mil, headquarters in Fitzgerald, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 29 total offices, Holding Company: Colony Bankcorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Chester travel time to work - commute Chester mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (87%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chester town (based on Dodge County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.77%
Here: 66.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchNational Association of Free Will BaptistsChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)International Pentecostal Holiness Church
Adherents80.0%5.9%3.9%3.5%1.8%
Congregations58.0%11.6%7.2%7.2%1.4%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Church of the NazareneChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Catholic ChurchOther
Adherents1.2%1.0%0.9%0.7%1.0%
Congregations2.9%1.4%2.9%1.4%5.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Dodge County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Dodge County:

3.00 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Dodge County:

7.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

4.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dodge County:

30.3%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.3%
State:

14.6%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 6$15,863$31,7260$0
Police - Other 1$3,345$40,1400$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,653$31,8360$0
Water Supply 1$5,159$61,9080$0
Totals for Government 9$27,020$36,0270$0

Chester government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $209,000 ($131.20)
    Sewerage: $140,000 ($87.88)
    Regular Highways: $80,000 ($50.22)
    Central Staff Services: $61,000 ($38.29)
    Parks & Recreation: $9,000 ($5.65)
    Fire Protection: $2,000 ($1.26)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $418,000 ($262.40)
    Sewerage: $278,000 ($174.51)
    Central Staff: $66,000 ($41.43)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($3.77)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $89,000 ($55.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($47.08)

Chester government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $157,000 ($98.56)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $103,000 ($64.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($8.79)
    General Revenue, NEC: $9,000 ($5.65)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $235,000 ($147.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $357,000 ($224.11)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $49,000 ($30.76)
    Public Utilities: $26,000 ($16.32)
    Property: $2,000 ($1.26)
    NEC: $1,000 ($0.63)

Chester government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,246,000 ($782.17)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $55,000 ($34.53)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,292,000 ($811.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $10,000 ($6.28)

Chester government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $455,000 ($285.62)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $17,000 ($10.67)

5.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,070 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
Georgia average:

9.45%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Telfair County, GA  0.64% ($21,769 average AGI)
from Laurens County, GA  0.56% ($26,912)
from Bleckley County, GA  0.33% ($23,550)


5.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,207 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
Georgia average:

9.32%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Laurens County, GA  0.70% ($20,628 average AGI)
to Houston County, GA  0.60% ($37,811)
to Bleckley County, GA  0.42% ($20,769)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chester:

  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WUFF (710 AM; daytime; 3 kW; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WNNG (1350 AM; 15 kW; WARNER ROBINS, GA; Owner: CHASE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMLT (1330 AM; 5 kW; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXJO (1120 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GORDON, GA; Owner: ROBERTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WVMG (1440 AM; 1 kW; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WPGA (980 AM; 5 kW; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WKTF (1550 AM; 10 kW; VIENNA, GA; Owner: SANTILLANA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVOP (970 AM; 5 kW; VIDALIA, GA; Owner: VIDALIA COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chester:

  • WMCG (104.9 FM; MILAN, GA; Owner: TEL-DODGE BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WDCO-FM (89.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WQIL (101.3 FM; CHAUNCEY, GA; Owner: GSW, INC.)
  • WUFF-FM (97.5 FM; EASTMAN, GA; Owner: FARNELL O'QUINN)
  • WVMG-FM (96.7 FM; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: CLEVELAND RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WKKZ (92.7 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: KIRBY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPEZ (93.7 FM; JEFFERSONVILLE, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQZY (95.9 FM; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPWB (90.5 FM; BYRON, GA; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INST., INC.)
  • WDEN-FM (99.1 FM; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WELT (98.1 FM; SWAINSBORO, GA; Owner: LACOM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chester:

  • WDCO-TV (Channel 29; COCHRAN, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WPGA-TV (Channel 58; PERRY, GA; Owner: RADIO PERRY, INC.)
  • WMGT-TV (Channel 41; MACON, GA; Owner: MORRIS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMAZ-TV (Channel 13; MACON, GA; Owner: GANNETT GEORGIA, L.P.)
  • WGXA (Channel 24; MACON, GA; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MACON LICENSE LLC)
  • WGNM (Channel 64; MACON, GA; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • W35BB (Channel 35; DUBLIN, GA; Owner: WDIG, LLC)

Chester fatal accident list:

Nov 23, 1996 11:00 AM, 257, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 11, 1988 12:10 AM, 406, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 24, 1986 08:55 AM, 126, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Chester)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Old Bethel Rd (Lat: 32.378778 Lon: -83.170972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 131 m, Call Sign: WPKN291
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.812 MHz, 858.837 MHz, 858.862 MHz, 858.887 MHz, 859.287 MHz, 859.312 MHz, 859.337 MHz, 859.362 MHz, 859.387 MHz, 859.412 MHz... (+17 more)
    Grant Date: 07/14/2009, Expiration Date: 06/08/2019
    Registrant: Southernlinc Wireless, 4601 Southlake Parkway - Suite 150, Hoover, AL 35244, Phone: (205) 257-1300, Fax: (205) 874-3953, Email:
  • Old Bethel Rd (Lat: 32.378778 Lon: -83.170972), Type: Tower, Structure height: 131 m, Call Sign: WQJM860
    Assigned Frequencies: 858.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 06/08/2019, Certifier: Robin J Cohen
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • State Prison Gnds 741 M Nw Of Well (Lat: 32.397389 Lon: -83.167917), Type: Pole, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WPHQ584
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/13/2005, Expiration Date: 07/06/2015, Certifier: Ralph Hosford
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • .8 Mi S Of Hwy 257 1.5 Mi Sw (Lat: 32.375167 Lon: -83.172083), Call Sign: KVK597
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.425 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/16/1999, Expiration Date: 05/16/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2002
    Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8281, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:
  • .8 Mi S Hwy 257 1.5 Mi Sw (Lat: 32.375167 Lon: -83.172083), Call Sign: KVO546
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.225 MHz, 451.225 MHz, 451.425 MHz, 451.425 MHz, 451.475 MHz, 451.475 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/27/1999, Expiration Date: 06/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2002
    Registrant: Mcdermott, Will & Emery, 600 13th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20005-3096, Phone: (202) 756-8281, Fax: (202) 756-8087, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KI4HTY, Licensee ID: L00943568
    Grant Date: 11/22/2004, Expiration Date: 11/22/2014, Certifier: John D Wooten
    Registrant: John D Wooten, 492 Goldsboro Rebie Rd., Chester, GA 31012
  • Call Sign: KJ4IPY, Licensee ID: L01454128
    Grant Date: 12/22/2008, Expiration Date: 12/22/2018, Certifier: Jimmy J Rhodes
    Registrant: Jimmy J Rhodes, 300 East Chicken Rd, Chester, GA 31012
  • Call Sign: KJ4SQJ, Licensee ID: L01550748
    Grant Date: 03/01/2010, Expiration Date: 03/01/2020, Certifier: Tanya B Rhodes
    Registrant: Tanya B Rhodes, 300 E Chicken Rd, Chester, GA 31012

Most common first names in Chester, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1569.2 years
Willie1469.0 years
John1268.0 years
Mary1080.0 years
William1074.0 years
Jack771.1 years
Charles755.6 years
Lillian577.4 years
Joseph468.7 years
Walter463.2 years
Most common last names in Chester, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Rowland1770.3 years
Allen1470.4 years
Floyd1276.4 years
Mullis1270.0 years
Jones970.2 years
Bryant973.4 years
White873.3 years
Rogers776.0 years
Hinson782.3 years
Nobles771.6 years

Chester on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 to 2006"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Life, physical, and social science technicians"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health technologists and technicians"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Music stores"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Apparel, piece goods, and notions merchant wholesalers"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers"
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