Chester, CA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,107 housing units in Chester. This represents a 14% growth from 971 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,107 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chester is about 64.7%. Chester's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.5%. Average household size is 2.32 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chester were built after 1971.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1%
One Bedroom16.50%
Two Bedrooms26.50%
Three Bedrooms48.20%
Four Bedrooms5.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1973
Median Value of occupied units$119,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$213,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.2
Median year structure was built1968
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$370

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage8.10%
Home Equity Loan10.20%
Simple Mortgage46.40%
Debt Free35.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs19.2%