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Census Data for Chester ...

As far as we can tell, Chester has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Chester, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Ackerman [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ackerman
    • Ackerman [Choctaw County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 1,448 people. This represents a 4.11% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 1,510 people.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ackerman<2>
  • Weir [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weir
    • Weir [Choctaw County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 427 people. This represents a 6.97% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 459 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weir have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weir<2>
  • French Camp [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for French Camp
    • French Camp [Choctaw County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 165 people. This represents a 5.17% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 174 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for French Camp have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Sturgis [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sturgis
    • Sturgis [Oktibbeha County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the east of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 263 people. This represents a 3.54% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 254 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sturgis have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Eupora [Webster County]
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    • Eupora [Webster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the north of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,005 people. This represents a 8.74% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,197 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eupora have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • McCool [Attala County]
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    • McCool [Attala County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 124 people. This represents a 8.15% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 135 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCool
  • Mathiston [Choctaw County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mathiston
    • Mathiston [Choctaw County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 664 people. This represents a 4.87% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 698 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mathiston have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Maben [Oktibbeha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maben
    • Maben [Oktibbeha County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Chester
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 840 people. This represents a 3.56% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 871 people.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maben have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Walthall [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walthall
      • Walthall [Webster County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<1> to the north of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 138 people. This represents a 4.17% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 144 people.
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    • Louisville [Winston County]
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      • Louisville [Winston County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<1> to the southeast of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 5,983 people. This represents a 9.77% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 6,631 people.
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    • Ethel [Attala County]
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      • Ethel [Attala County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 385 people. This represents a 7.89% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 418 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ethel
    • Kilmichael [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilmichael
      • Kilmichael [Montgomery County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the west of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 557 people. This represents a 20.31% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 699 people.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilmichael
    • Starkville [Oktibbeha County]
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      • Starkville [Oktibbeha County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the east of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 25,653 people. This represents a 7.39% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 23,888 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Starkville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Starkville<2>
    • Mantee [Webster County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mantee
      • Mantee [Webster County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the north of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 214 people. This represents a 7.76% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 232 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mantee have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Noxapater [Winston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noxapater
      • Noxapater [Winston County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the south of Chester
      • The population in 2019 was estimated at 438 people. This represents a 7.2% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 472 people.
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noxapater have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noxapater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Noxapater<2>

Choctaw County ...

Chester is located in Choctaw County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Choctaw County.

Miscellaneous Information for Chester ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Choctaw County or the community of Chester:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Chester:
    • GNIS ID for Chester: 692883
    • GNIS ID for Choctaw County: 695734
    • GNIS ID for State of Mississippi: 1779790
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Chester is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Chester.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Mississippi

About Choctaw County

About Mississippi

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Chester. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Chester) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chester. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3587, Longitude: -89.2384       In this case, the coordinates for Chester have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<3>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Choctaw, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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