In 2017, Chester County, TN had a population of 17.1k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $43,740. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Chester County, TN declined from 17,355 to 17,097, a -1.49% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,376 to $43,740, a 3.22% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chester County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (86%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (9.65%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.85%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.4%), and White (Hispanic) (0.538%). N/A% of the people in Chester County, TN speak a non-English language, and 98.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, TN are Freed-Hardeman University (411 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Chester County, TN is $113,800, and the homeownership rate is 75%. Most people in Chester County, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, TN is 2 cars per household.