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Chester is in Plumas County.
The community was named for Chester, VT
The latitude of Chester is 40.306N. The longitude is -121.23W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,534 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,316.
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21% of Chester residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Chester ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Chester was $17,569, compared with $21,587 nationally.
13% of Chester residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Chester, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $394. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $865.
Libraries in Chester include Chester Branch Library ... View libraries
Plumas County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Chester political report.
The average commute time for Chester workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Chester include Best Western Rose Quartz.
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