Age % The Population
|Less than High School||4,467||19.19%|
|High School Graduate||8,011||34.41%|
|Chester Regional Medical Center|
|Boral Stone Products|
Charlotte USA regional counties
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining||262||1.93%|
|Transportation and Warehousing||830||6.12%|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services||350||2.58%|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||8||0.06%|
|Administartive and Support and Waste Management Services||558||4.11%|
|Health Care and Social Assistance||1,506||11.10%|
|Arts, Entertainment and Recreation||129||0.95%|
|Accommodation and Food Services||569||4.19%|
|Other Services, except Public Administration||556||4.10%|
Chester County is strategically located in the center of three large commercial centers – Charlotte, NC; Columbia, SC; and the Greenville-Spartanburg metropolitan area. A reliable rail and highway transportation network enable area businesses and industry to trade goods quickly and at low cost.
Although textiles served as the major industrial base for decades, Chester Co’s economy has diversified over the past 20 years. While textiles remain a major player in the area economy, other Businesses and industry alike have also discovered the workforce in Chester Co to be reliable and productive.
Chester County Economic Development
3200 Commerce Drive, Suite B
Richburg, SC 29729
Charlotte Regional Partnership
550 South Caldwell St.
Charlotte, NC 28202