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Chester Apartments
Last updated February 27 2024 at 7:09 AM

Chester, VA
285 Apartments for Rent

Chester Apartment Renter's Guide

What locals are saying

Despite the area having the lowest crime rate in the Richmond metropolitan area, residents still sleep with one eye open, since the ghosts of civil war battles and the “Lady in Red” ghost of Wrexham Hall are rumored to live nearby.

Chester is a bedroom community of Richmond that puts up a good fight against being immersed in the area’s suburban sprawl

Chester Crime


Overall Crime

Below Average
Overall crime in Chester is below average in comparison to the national average.

Violent Crime

Below Average
The level of violent crime in Chester is below average compared to the national average violent crime rate.

Property Crime

Below Average
The level of property crime in Chester is below average compared to the national average property crime rate.

Top Schools in Chester


Elementary Schools

6 /10
C E Curtis Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
696 Students
19 Reviews
696
Students
19 Reviews
5 /10
C.C. Wells Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
618 Students
9 Reviews
618
Students
9 Reviews
5 /10
Ecoff Elementary School
Public
PK-5
Public
PK-5
796 Students
14 Reviews
796
Students
14 Reviews

High Schools

4 /10
Thomas Dale High School
Public
9-12
Public
9-12
2,353 Students
23 Reviews
2,353
Students
23 Reviews
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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How much is rent in Chester?

Apartment Rentals in Chester start at $850/month.

How can I find a cheap apartment in Chester?

You can find apartments in Chester that match your maximum budget: under $1,000, under $1,100, under $900.

How can I find a pet-friendly apartment in Chester?

You can use the pet-friendly filter to find Chester apartments that allow pets.

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The answer to this question depends on your household income and a couple of other factors. You can use our Rent Calculator to figure out how much you should spend on rent in Chester.

How can I find off-campus housing in Chester?

You can use the off-campus housing filters to find apartments near colleges located in or around Chester. Some of the colleges and universities in the area include Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia Union University, Christopher Newport University, College of William and Mary, and University of Mary Washington.