Chester Real Estate Market Overview

Could Chester, NY be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Chester. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Chester such as Goshen a...nd Washingtonville. When you’re ready, Trulia has 85 resale and new homes in Chester lined up for you, including 4 open houses, and 64 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$168,764

Median Sales Price

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$157

Price Per Sqft

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$1,800

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Chester show a 4% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 9% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Chester for Mar 23 to Jun 22 was $168,764 based on 4 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Chester was $157, an increase of 17% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Chester for May 23 to Jun 23 was $1,800.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Chester can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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4

Counts of Arrest

1

Count of Robbery


Best Schools in Chester

There are 2 schools in Chester.

Elementary Schools
6

Chester Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
7

Chester Academy-Middle/High School

Public, 6 - 12

High Schools
7

Chester Academy-Middle/High School

Public, 6 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Chester by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
22%
Single residents
Home owners
84%
Home owners
Median age
40
Median age
Household income
$89,904
Median household income
College educated
48%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Chester commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
92% commute by car
0% commute by bike
4% commute by public transportation
1% commute by foot

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