In 2018, Chester County, PA had a population of 522k people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $99,119. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Chester County, PA grew from 519,293 to 522,046, a 0.53% increase and its median household income grew from $96,656 to $99,119, a 2.55% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chester County, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.9%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.78%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.65%), White (Hispanic) (5.63%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.83%). N/A% of the people in Chester County, PA speak a non-English language, and 94.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, PA are West Chester University of Pennsylvania (4,618 degrees awarded in 2017), Universal Technical Institute of Pennsylvania Inc (751 degrees), and Immaculata University (690 degrees).
The median property value in Chester County, PA is $367,800, and the homeownership rate is 74.6%. Most people in Chester County, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, PA is 2 cars per household.