Chester, New Hampshire

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Population in 2010: 4,768. Population change since 2000: +25.7%
Males: 2,393  (50.2%)
Females: 2,375  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
New Hampshire median age:  43.9 years

Zip codes: 03036.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $88,184 (it was $68,571 in 2000)
Chester:

$88,184
NH:

$64,230

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,861 (it was $23,842 in 2000)

Chester town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $301,820 (it was $174,500 in 2000)
Chester:

$301,820
NH:

$233,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $300,349; Detached houses: $327,267; Townhouses or other attached units: $217,975; In 2-unit structures: $294,730; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $185,276; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,870; Mobile homes: $81,717
  • Races in Chester, NH (2010)

    Chester races chart
    • 4,57696.0%White alone
    • 761.6%Hispanic
    • 521.1%Two or more races
    • 380.8%Asian alone
    • 130.3%Black alone
    • 70.1%Other race alone
    • 40.08%American Indian alone
    • 20.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chester: 122.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.5%), English (18.2%), Italian (13.1%), French (12.6%), German (9.2%), French Canadian (8.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1722

Elevation: 467 feet

Land area: 25.9 square miles.

Population density: 184 people per square mile   (very low).

Chester,NH real estate house value index trend

Chester, New Hampshire map

For population 25 years and over in Chester:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 31.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chester town:

  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 67.2%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

93 residents are foreign born (0.9% Asia, 0.7% Europe, 0.7% North America).

This town:

2.5%
New Hampshire:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Chester town:  2.0% ($3,415)
New Hampshire:  2.3% ($2,946)
Chester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (11.1 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (45.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (199.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Sandown, NH (1.9 miles ), Raymond, NH (2.3 miles ), Fremont, NH (2.4 miles ), Auburn, NH (2.5 miles ), Danville, NH (2.5 miles ), Candia, NH (2.6 miles ), Hampstead, NH (2.6 miles ), Derry, NH (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 32 buildings, average cost: $182,000
  • 1998: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 1999: 86 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2000: 91 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2001: 80 buildings, average cost: $196,900
  • 2002: 46 buildings, average cost: $212,700
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $199,900
  • 2004: 33 buildings, average cost: $227,100
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $238,800
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $229,700
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $192,000
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $316,700
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $249,300
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $265,000
  • 2012: 22 buildings, average cost: $265,000
  • 2013: 30 buildings, average cost: $231,500
  • 2014: 27 buildings, average cost: $252,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.97 N, Longitude: 71.23 W

Area code: 603


Crime rates in Chester by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2013 2014
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 20100113
per 100,000 44.10.021.50.00.021.020.561.1
Robberies 00010020
per 100,000 0.00.00.020.90.00.041.00.0
Assaults 52313535
per 100,000 110.343.564.520.962.1104.861.5101.8
Burglaries 109121824241913
per 100,000 220.7195.6257.8375.5496.8503.3389.7264.6
Thefts 42244422269388
per 100,000 926.7521.5945.4459.0538.2188.7779.5162.8
Auto thefts 55424132
per 100,000 110.3108.685.941.782.821.061.540.7
Arson 01013200
per 100,000 0.021.70.020.962.141.90.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.0) 123.654.196.660.878.485.6108.7101.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Chester detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
New Hampshire average:

2.19
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.6%
New Hampshire:

3.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Computer and electronic products (8%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Health care (3%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Engineers (6%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

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

Average climate in Chester, New Hampshire

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chester-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New Hampshire state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Chester town center injured 5 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1974, a category F3 tornado 24.1 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chester-area historical earthquake activity is near New Hampshire state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 170.2 miles away from Chester center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 162.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 271.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/2006 at 00:07:38, a magnitude 4.3 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.3 LG, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 181.6 miles away from Chester center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rockingham County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snows: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Chester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chester:

  • COLONIAL POPLIN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FREMONT, NH)
  • AURORA SENIOR LIVING OF DERRY, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • PLEASANT VALLEY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • TENDER CARE HOME NURSING SERV (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • PARKLAND MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • COLUMBIA HOMECARE PARKLAND MEDICAL CTR (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)
  • NUTFIELD SURGICENTER (Hospital, about 8 miles away; DERRY, NH)

airports located in Chester:

Amtrak stations near Chester:

  • 14 miles: EXETER (60 LINCOLN ST.) . Services: ticket office.
  • 16 miles: HAVERHILL (WASHINGTON ST. @ RAILROAD SQUARE) . Services: ticket office.
  • 20 miles: DURHAM (3 DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chester:

  • Mount Washington College (about 12 miles; Manchester, NH; Full-time enrollment: 2,187)
  • Southern New Hampshire University (about 13 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 16,552)
  • Saint Anselm College (about 14 miles; Manchester, NH; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • Northern Essex Community College (about 16 miles; Haverhill, MA; FT enrollment: 4,737)
  • University of New Hampshire-Main Campus (about 20 miles; Durham, NH; FT enrollment: 15,243)
  • Merrimack College (about 22 miles; North Andover, MA; FT enrollment: 2,734)
  • University of Massachusetts-Lowell (about 23 miles; Lowell, MA; FT enrollment: 12,341)

Public elementary/middle school in Chester:

See full list of schools located in Chester

Library in Chester:

  • CHESTER PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $130,490; Location: 3 CHESTER STREET; 40,817 books; 1,420 audio materials; 2,369 video materials; 22 state licensed databases; 48 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • In Chester, NH, White Pines College has been renamed "Chester College of New England."

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Notable locations in Chester: Chester Fire Department (A), Wadleigh Library (B), Chester Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Cemeteries: Sanborn Cemetery (1), Village Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: North Pond (A), Wason Pond (B), Harantis Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wilson Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rockingham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 88.4. This is about average.

City:

88.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.195. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.195
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.34. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.34
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.02. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.02
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.92. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.92
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.65
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
New Hampshire:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  83.8%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
Whole state:  8.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

5.0%
Whole state:

6.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.2%
Whole state:

2.8%
107 people in college/university student housing in 2010
36 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
New Hampshire average:

10.9

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic84,69724
Mainline Protestant19,07278
Evangelical Protestant7,45661
Other3,49020
Orthodox2001
None180,308-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 47
Rockingham County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 55
Rockingham County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
New Hampshire:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Rockingham County:

3.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 283
Here:

9.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.70 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New Hampshire:

7.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Rockingham County:

23.3%
New Hampshire:

24.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.8%
State:

15.9%

6.32% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($55,454 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
New Hampshire average:

6.07%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($290 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.03%
New Hampshire average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hillsborough County, NH  1.25% ($50,149 average AGI)
from Essex County, MA  0.94% ($53,749)
from Strafford County, NH  0.72% ($41,131)


6.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,198 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
New Hampshire average:

6.45%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($408 average AGI)
Rockingham County:

0.05%
New Hampshire average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hillsborough County, NH  1.22% ($41,135 average AGI)
to Strafford County, NH  0.77% ($41,933)
to Essex County, MA  0.74% ($44,575)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chester:

  • WDER (1320 AM; 10 kW; DERRY, NH; Owner: BLOUNT COMMUNICATIONS, INC. OF NH)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGIR (610 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFEA (1370 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCEC (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SALEM, NH; Owner: COSTA-EAGLE RADIO VENTURES LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKBR (1250 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGIN (930 AM; 10 kW; ROCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chester:

  • WGIR-FM (101.1 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQLL (96.5 FM; BEDFORD, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WLMW (90.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: KNOWLEDGE FOR LIFE)
  • WZID (95.7 FM; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WXRV (92.5 FM; HAVERHILL, MA; Owner: BEANPOT BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WHOB (106.3 FM; NASHUA, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WKLB-FM (99.5 FM; LOWELL, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • W282AF (104.3 FM; CONCORD, NH; Owner: CONCORD BIBLE FELLOWSHIP)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • W227AM (93.3 FM; ANDOVER, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WNHI (93.3 FM; BELMONT, NH; Owner: CONCORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WNEF (91.7 FM; NEWBURYPORT, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WMEX (106.5 FM; FARMINGTON, NH; Owner: WIMMEX, LLC)
  • WOKQ (97.5 FM; DOVER, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WLKZ (104.9 FM; WOLFEBORO, NH; Owner: TELE-MEDIA COMPANY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, L.L.C.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Chester:

  • WFXZ-CA (Channel 24; BOSTON, MA; Owner: BOSTON BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WENH-TV (Channel 11; DURHAM, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WHDN-LP (Channel 26; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GUENTER MARKSTEINER)
  • WMEA-TV (Channel 26; BIDDEFORD, ME; Owner: MAINE PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WNDS (Channel 50; DERRY, NH; Owner: CTV OF DERRY, INC)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WPXG (Channel 21; CONCORD, NH; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMUR-TV (Channel 9; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE PROPERTIES, INC.)
  • W29AT (Channel 29; MANCHESTER, NH; Owner: CENTER BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Chester fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Chester fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $15,710,000Total costs
  • 5,800Total average daily traffic
  • 232Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,584Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Chester, NH)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Chester)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 185C (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 125 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5813T , Serial Number: 185-0713, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 03/13/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Michael H Heaton, 660 Fremont Road, Chester, NH 03036
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 7 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 63 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 7408G , Serial Number: F7-278
    Registrant (Individual): Jason D Boucher, 7 E Derry Rd, Chester, NH 03036
  • Aircraft: LINDSTRAND BALLOONS 180A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 75213 , Serial Number: 5301, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 07/12/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Jason D Boucher, 7 E Derry Rd, Chester, NH 03036
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 8B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 87UB , Serial Number: F8B-125, Year manufactured: 1987, Airworthiness Date: 10/26/1987
    Registrant (Individual): Jason D Boucher, 7 E Derry Rd, Chester, NH 03036
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 8 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (None)
    N-Number: 91UB , Serial Number: F8-382, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1992
    Registrant (Individual): Jason D Boucher, 7 E Derry Rd, Chester, NH 03036
  • Aircraft: BALLOON WORKS FIREFLY 8B-15 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 97UB , Serial Number: F8B-534, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Jason D Boucher, 7 E Derry Rd, Chester, NH 03036

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

SPOLLETTS GENERAL STORE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-13-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-13-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2013)
STEVENS MEMORIAL HALL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-20-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-21-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-08-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-16-2006), St Public Notif received (AUG-24-2006), St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-07-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-07-2005), St Public Notif received (FEB-02-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
WASON POND COTTAGE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2009), St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2009), St Public Notif received (SEP-02-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-18-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-19-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAY-17-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Chester

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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Chester compared to New Hampshire state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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