About Chester, NY
Chester is a town in Orange County, New York. Its population is about 12,646 people as of the 2020 census, and the total area is 25.3 square miles.
Regarding the crime rate, Chester is generally a safe place to live and visit.
The town is surrounded by rolling hills, lush forests, and sparkling lakes, making it a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Visitors can enjoy hiking, fishing, boating, and camping in the many parks and nature reserves.