Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,567
Nationwide Rank 8523

Quick Facts

Chester, Georgia is the 8,523rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Chester, Georgia is a town.

Chester, Georgia is currently 1.8% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Chester, Georgia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8513 Shiremanstown, Pennsylvania 1,575 3.6%
8514 East Carbon-Sunnyside, Utah 1,573
8515 Lithopolis, Ohio 1,573 140.8%
8516 Random Lake, Wisconsin 1,573 1.3%
8517 Wheeler, Texas 1,573 15.2%
8518 Coldwater, Mississippi 1,572 -5.8%
8519 Lookout Mountain, Georgia 1,569 -2.6%
8520 Gallitzin, Pennsylvania 1,568 -10.4%
8521 Union City, Michigan 1,568 -14.3%
8522 Bangs, Texas 1,567 -3.2%
8523 Chester, Georgia 1,567 19.6%
8524 Comanche, Oklahoma 1,567 0.4%
8525 Owingsville, Kentucky 1,567 -0.1%
8526 Caddo Mills, Texas 1,566 33.8%
8527 Milford, Indiana 1,566 -0.1%
8528 Kalida, Ohio 1,565 34.4%
8529 Blossom, Texas 1,564 8.4%
8530 Crothersville, Indiana 1,564 -0.3%
8531 Lewiston, Minnesota 1,564 4.9%
8532 Port Dickinson, New York 1,564 -7.6%
8533 Three Oaks, Michigan 1,564 -14.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Georgia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6094 Tybee Island 3,127 -8.1%
6120 Hogansville 3,105 12.1%
6155 Montezuma 3,078 -22.7%
6203 Soperton 3,028 -7.4%
6221 Leesburg 3,004 26.2%
6269 Hahira 2,959 80.2%
6323 Chattahoochee Hills 2,903 22.1%
6332 Watkinsville 2,892 37.2%
6339 Lula 2,886 92.5%
6407 Millen 2,810 -19.5%
6411 Lake City 2,808 -2.5%
6430 Dawsonville 2,792 269.3%
6432 Abbeville 2,789 21.4%
6483 Bloomingdale 2,752 2.3%
6560 Statham 2,694 29.7%
6591 Thunderbolt 2,675 5.9%
6615 Monticello 2,657 10.2%
6620 Reidsville 2,654 18.8%
6667 Webster County 2,605 9.5%
6699 Royston 2,576 3.0%
6747 Donalsonville 2,539 -8.8%
6765 Pembroke 2,526 6.7%
6857 Sylvania 2,452 -15.9%
6929 Homerville 2,400 -14.4%
6989 Georgetown-Quitman County 2,358 -9.4%
6991 East Dublin 2,355 -11.2%
7154 Mount Vernon 2,258 16.0%
7155 Claxton 2,257 -1.5%
7163 Clayton 2,250 10.8%
7171 Louisville 2,241 -17.5%
7187 Oxford 2,234 18.5%
7188 Trenton 2,233 14.5%
7216 Ludowici 2,210 52.8%
7290 Lavonia 2,161 16.1%
7381 Berkeley Lake 2,107 33.2%
7398 Bowdon 2,099 7.5%
7408 Buena Vista 2,096 25.4%
7418 Lithonia 2,094 -4.6%
7420 Pearson 2,093 15.9%
7521 Ball Ground 2,041 143.2%
7537 Midway 2,033 84.9%
7568 Sparks 2,016 14.2%
7606 Wrens 1,998 -14.2%
7681 Guyton 1,955 48.3%
7715 Demorest 1,940 32.1%
7722 Maysville 1,938 49.1%
7768 Tennille 1,915 27.5%
7769 Wadley 1,915 -8.0%
7806 Arcade 1,893 16.4%
7823 Gordon 1,886 -12.2%
7836 Colquitt 1,879 -2.7%
7860 Ellaville 1,867 15.6%
7898 Morgan 1,849 26.2%
7899 Darien 1,848 5.5%
7940 Clarkesville 1,828 36.3%
7954 Butler 1,819 -4.5%
8009 Mount Zion 1,798 39.9%
8011 Varnell 1,798 16.0%
8053 Nicholson 1,777 31.4%
8085 Union Point 1,766 8.8%
8107 Trion 1,753 -11.9%
8147 Warrenton 1,738 -17.5%
8166 Davisboro 1,732 12.1%
8194 Ellijay 1,719 7.9%
8241 Twin City 1,698 -3.4%
8316 Hoschton 1,662 51.5%
8424 Brooklet 1,612 44.9%
8472 Emerson 1,594 37.1%
8519 Lookout Mountain 1,569 -2.6%
8523 Chester 1,567 19.6%
8600 Young Harris 1,537 152.3%
8659 Lincolnton 1,509 -8.4%
8733 Richland 1,485 -16.9%
8746 Porterdale 1,481 8.5%
8772 Edison 1,468 9.6%
8938 Blue Ridge 1,407 15.5%
8986 Walnut Grove 1,395 14.1%
9006 Arlington 1,387 -13.4%
9048 Willacoochee 1,375 -4.1%
9050 Pine Mountain 1,374 19.6%
9078 Nelson 1,365 109.0%
9160 Enigma 1,330 52.8%
9180 Woodbine 1,321 8.5%
9196 Boston 1,315 -7.3%
9234 Mount Airy 1,304 73.4%
9332 Marshallville 1,279 -3.6%
9394 Lumber City 1,256 0.7%
9407 Aragon 1,252 20.2%
9413 Sparta 1,251 -17.3%
9489 Winterville 1,225 14.4%
9502 Omega 1,221 -7.8%
9593 Broxton 1,196 -16.8%
9644 Oglethorpe 1,179 -1.3%
9646 Alto 1,177 28.4%
9662 Zebulon 1,173 -1.7%
9710 Comer 1,160 9.4%
9716 Lumpkin 1,159 -15.2%
9721 Buchanan 1,158 22.7%
9783 Cave Spring 1,141 13.7%
9797 Homer 1,137 18.4%
9806 Franklin Springs 1,135 50.5%
9845 McCaysville 1,123 4.7%
9888 Rochelle 1,112 -21.4%
9889 Hamilton 1,111 138.9%
9921 Remerton 1,101 30.6%
9959 Bogart 1,091 -1.8%
9998 Mountain City 1,077 29.7%
10034 Ray City 1,068 42.4%
10050 Nahunta 1,064 13.9%
10165 Meigs 1,032 -5.4%
10234 Fort Gaines 1,013 -8.8%
10289 Reynolds 1,002 -3.9%
10345 Dasher 991 18.3%
10368 Hagan 983 8.4%
10405 Norman Park 976 15.2%
10414 Roberta 974 21.5%
10431 Sardis 971 -17.6%
10456 Shellman 967 -16.6%
10496 Franklin 958 2.1%
10517 Clermont 952 87.0%
10582 Jeffersonville 939 -22.0%
10672 Eton 921 97.6%
10681 Ivey 920 -16.5%
10723 Hiawassee 912 12.8%
10730 Homeland 910 19.2%
10788 Woodbury 895 -25.0%
10808 Waleska 890 44.0%
10833 Lake Park 883 71.1%
10885 Tunnel Hill 872 -27.6%
10980 Talbotton 856 -16.2%
10994 Lenox 853 -4.6%
11013 Baconton 848 2.0%
11052 Greenville 842 -12.1%
11136 Luthersville 828 5.0%
11139 Canon 827 9.2%
11184 Crawford 820 1.1%
11272 Bowman 805 -11.8%
11303 Rutledge 801 13.1%
11322 Resaca 798 9.4%
11339 Poulan 795 -15.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,567 8,523
2016 1,567 8,530
2015 1,568 8,525
2014 1,564 8,522
2013 1,593 8,451
2012 1,571 8,485
2011 1,564 8,497
2010 1,596 8,430
2009 1,506 8,555
2008 1,507 8,549
2007 1,507 8,533
2006 1,509 8,515
2005 1,533 8,439
2004 1,555 8,361
2003 1,503 8,492
2002 1,436 8,660
2001 1,437 8,653
2000 1,310 9,037
1990 1,072 9,485