NJ

National Population : 333,590,059
New Jersey State Population : 9,202,495

About Chester Twp, NJ

Chester Twp, NJ is located in Morris County in the state of New Jersey.

The total City Population for Chester Twp is about 26,471 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $522,100.00, which is roughly 30% higher than the Average Home Value of $365,627.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 64% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $128,596.00, which is roughly 28% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $93,038.00 for the state of New Jersey, and roughly 55% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Chester Twp is about .

New Jersey is ranked #6 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.81 out of 100.

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Voting

Morris County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 8.29% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 51.41%
Republican: 47.15%
Libertarian: 0.81%
Green: 0.34%
Other: 0.29%


Nearby Locations

Dover, NJ (2.74 mi.)
Mine Hill, NJ (2.74 mi.)
Kenvil, NJ (4.06 mi.)
Succasunna, NJ (4.15 mi.)
Mendham, NJ (4.44 mi.)
Mendham Twsp, NJ (4.44 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 07869
Latitude : 40.842115
Longitude : -74.582290
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1032 ft.
Area Code(s) : 862, 973

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.83
Male Population Estimate : 46.95%
Female Population Estimate : 48.60%
Median Age : 40.1
Male Median Age : 39.9
Female Median Age : 40.4

White Population Estimate : 80.26%
Black Population Estimate : 3.34%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 9.74%
Asian Population Estimate : 10.88%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.28%
Other Population Estimate : 2.79%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Chester Twp specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Morris County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Morris County: About 63 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Morris County is about 85% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 78% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.