Region

Chester County

Chester County Fast Facts

33,257
Population Estimate
2017
Unemployment Rate
May 2017
Average Annual Wage
Private Sector(2016)
Average Annual Wage
Private Sector

Top Private Sector Employers

Company Industry / Product Employees
Boise Cascade Manufacturing - MDF wood product 400
Guardian Glass Manufacturing - Fiber glass products 308
Boral Stone Manufacturing - Stone veneer 301
Allvac Manufacturing - Steel rods 300
Sunfiber Manufacturing - PET staple fibers 219
Chester Map

Quality of Life

Landsford Canal State Park

Landsford Canal State Park

Each year, the 448-acre, historic Landsford Canal State Park welcomes the largest population of Rocky Shoals spider lilies in the world. In addition to this stunning display, visitors enjoy the 1.5-mile Canal Trail, picnics, group gatherings and special events.

Chester Little Theater

Chester Little Theater

Home to a wide variety of live performances for the entire family, the historic Chester Little Theatre opened in 1913 where local residents can enjoy short musicals, theatrical productions and comedy shows.

Skydive Carolina

Skydive Carolina

Having served the region for more than 20 years and located at the Chester Catawba Airport, Skydive Carolina features a diving school, tandem plunges and various programs for both beginners and experienced divers.

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