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Chester, Town of

Chester. Enjoy a suburban feel in a small town setting

Chester, New York is in Orange County. They encourage families to enjoy what the town has to offer and the government is also known for supporting the   development of local business.

Living in Chester offers residents a suburban feel, in a small town setting. Most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Chester and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Chester are highly rated.

Whether you live in Chester, or are thinking of moving to Chester, their town supervisor encourages you to utilize their many beautiful parks, whether for passive enjoyment or for the activities provided there. Some of the activities that can be enjoyed at our Town Park Facilities include their annual Fireworks Show, Movie Nights in the Park, Winter Sledding, Summer Camp, Nature Hikes, Ice Skating Rink and many more.

Love exploring nature? There is plenty to choose from. Visit the Jack & Louise Birnberg Preserve. It's a 187-acre nature preserve with wildflower meadows, woodlands and wetlands. The Preserve is home to a variety of amphibians and bird species as well as two nature trails. Trek the Appalachian Trail or hike the Sugar Loaf Mountain.

Population: 11,971
Median Home Value: $278,300

County: Orange, NY
Latitude: 41.34252419
Longitude: -74.30915149

1786 Kings Hwy.
Chester, NY 10918


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