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The Chester Census Designated Place had a population of 123 as of July 1, 2017. Chester ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Chester is located at latitude 36.2157 and longitude -98.9213 in Major County. The formal boundaries for the Chester Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Major County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,716 feet.

The Chester Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629911) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Chester Census Designated Place is located within Fairview Division of Major County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chester population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Chester, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 123
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 71
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 71
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.58
Population in Households 123
Population in Familes 106
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 31
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $44,023
Average Household Income $83,522
Per Capita Income $35,336


Total Housing Units 76 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 47 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 19 (25.0%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $131,522


Total Households 57
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 42
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.69% 0.8%
Households 0.75% 0.69%
Families 1.76% 0.47%
Median Household Income   5.89%
Per Capita Income   3.87%

Chester, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chester to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 620 15th
Population Density # 682 7th
Diversity Index # 710 3rd
Median Household Income # 320 56th
Per Capita Income # 15 98th

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