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A riverfront community just minutes from downtown Philadelphia.

  • Commuter
  • Affordable
  • Sports
  • College

Chester is a small city on the Delaware River, roughly halfway between Philadelphia and Wilmington. The city is home to Widener University, whose campus sits on the east end of town. The waterfront Talen Energy Stadium serves as the home field for Philadelphia Union soccer matches, as well as hosting other sporting events and concerts. Bus service covers most of the city, and rail service connects Chester to its neighboring communities as well as Philadelphia International Airport, making Chester rentals ideal for frequent travelers.

Rent Trends

As of April 2018, the average apartment rent in Chester, PA is $711 for a studio, $747 for one bedroom, $816 for two bedrooms, and $957 for three bedrooms. Apartment rent in Chester has increased by 1.3% in the past year.

Beds Avg Sq Ft Avg Rent
Studio 600 $711
1 BR 693 $747
2 BR 792 $816
3 BR 934 $957


66 Walk Score® Somewhat Walkable
46 Transit Score® Some Transit

Top Apartments in Chester

  1. Green Forest Apartments, 1-2 Bed, $740 - 890
  2. Hillside Manor, 2 Bed, $800
  3. Keystone Village & Penn Street Apartments, 2 Bed, Call for Rent
  4. Jefferis Square, 1-3 Bed, $689 - 1,162
  5. Renshaw Apartments, 1-2 Bed, $695 - 795
  6. Willow Gardens, 2 Bed, Call for Rent
  7. The Hub at Widener, Studio - 2 Bed, $750


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