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  Chester
County Government
  Chester Board of County Commissioners  Republican Party Control 0 15 +33.33%
  Chester County District Attorney  Tom Hogan 2 15 +19.97%
  Chester County Controller  Margaret Reif 1 17 +9.13%
  Chester County Treasurer  Patricia Maisano 1 17 +7.28%
  Chester County Clerk of Courts  Yolanda van de Krol 1 17 +5.63%
  Chester County Coroner  Christina Vandepol 1 17 +8.19%
  Chester County Prothonotary  Matt Holliday 1 15 +16.07%
  Chester County Recorder of Deeds  Rick Loughery 2 15 +17.54%
  Chester County Register of Wills  Terri Clark 2 15 +15.13%
  Chester County Sheriff  Carolyn "Bunny" Welsh 1 15 +18.94%
City
 Coatesville  11,624
Courts
 Chester County Court of Common Pleas   
Municipalities
 Birmingham Township   
 Caln Township   
 Charlestown Township   
 East Bradford Township   
 East Brandwine Township   
 East Caln Township   
 East Coventry Township   
 East Fallowfield Township   
 East Goshen Township   
 East Marlborough Township   
 East Nantmeal Township   
 East Nottingham Township   
 East Pikeland Township   
 East Vincent Township   
 East Whiteland Township   
 Easttown Township   
 Elk Township   
 Franklin Township   
 Highland Township   
 Honey Brook Township   
 Kennett Township   
 London Britain Township   
 London Grove Township   
 Londonderry Township   
 Lower Oxford Township   
 New Garden Township   
 New London Township   
 Newlin Township   
 North Coventry Township   
 Penn Township   
 Pennsbury Township   
 Pocopson Township   
 Sadsbury Township   
 Schuylkill Township   
 South Coventry Township   
 Thornbury Township   
 Tredyffrin Township  28,932
 Upper Oxford Township   
 Upper Uwchlan Township   
 Uwchlan Township   
 Valley Township   
 Wallace Township   
 Warwick Township   
 West Bradford Township   
 West Brandywine Township   
 West Cain Township   
 West Fallowfield Township   
 West Goshen Township   
 West Marlborough Township   
 West Nantmeal Township   
 West Nottingham Township   
 West Pikeland Township   
 West Sadsbury Township   
 West Vincent Township   
 West Whiteland Township   
 Westtown Township   
 Willistown Township   
Borough
 West Chester  18,315
 Atglen   
 Avondale   
 Downingtown  7,937
 Elverson   
 Honey Brook   
 Kennett Square   
 Malvern   
 Modena   
 Oxford   
 Parkesburg   
 Phoenixville  16,382
 South Coatesville   
 Spring City   
 West Grove   
Attached Containers
Marketing Area
 Philadelphia, PA   

Sub-Races
% Of Total VotesOfficeChester WinnerYrChester Votes% of Sub% Vs. Full Race
4.72% Governor   Thomas W. Wolf 18 145,212 61.33% +3.56%
4.50% Attorney General   Joshua Shapiro 16 134,067 50.09% -1.30%
4.49% Auditor General   John Brown 16 129,206 48.63% +3.55%
4.51% Treasurer   Joseph M. Torsella 16 127,865 47.99% -2.67%
4.43% President   Hillary Clinton 16 141,682 51.90% +4.43%
4.73% Senate Class I   Bob Casey Jr. 18 140,138 59.20% +3.46%
4.48% Senate Class III   Pat Toomey 16 133,682 49.36% +0.59%
78.47% PA - District 06   Chrissy Houlahan 18 139,804 59.02% +0.15%
37.39% PA State Senate 09   Thomas H. "Tom" Killion 16 28,324 54.98% +3.62%
10.40% PA State Senate 26   Tim Kearney 18 6,478 52.39% -1.13%
50.66% PA State Senate 44   Katie Muth 18 31,698 51.87% -0.10%
4.12% Supreme Court Justice ('15)   Judith F. "Judy" Olson 15 41,720 17.21% +1.98%
5.13% Supreme Court Justice ('17)   Dwayne Woodruff 17 53,978 50.44% +2.72%

County DETAILS
Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Counties  
Websitehttp://dsf.chesco.org/
Established January 01, 1682
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedScottĀ³ July 18, 2011 08:43am
DescriptionChester County was one of the three original counties in the
Colony of Pennsylvania (the other two being
Philadelphia and Bucks), established in 1682.

Chester County has a Census 2000 population of 433,501.
This is an increase of 57,105 persons or 15.2% since 1990.
This increase is slightly less than the population change that
occurred from 1980 to 1990, when the population grew by
59,736 persons or 18.9%.

Tredyffrin Township has the largest population in Chester County (29,062).

Chester County is the 7th largest county in Pennsylvania in total population.

County Seat is West Chester, with a population of 17,861 (2000).

Coatesville is the only city in Chester County (listed 2nd in the municipalities after the county seat.)

Boroughs are listed next, followed by Townships.


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HISTORY
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RACES
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INFORMATION LINKS
Chester County Democratic Committee  Discuss
Republican Committee of Chester County  Discuss

PARTY REGISTRATION
Pty Amount % Yr Chg As Of Contributor
R 161,791 54.22% +5.79% Apr 01, 2004 hillman_pa
D 87,697 29.39% +6.36% Apr 01, 2004 hillman_pa
OTH 46,570 15.61% +120.11% Apr 01, 2004 hillman_pa
LBT 1,723 0.58% +2.99% Apr 01, 2004 hillman_pa
G 567 0.19% -0.03% Apr 01, 2004 hillman_pa
PRB 13 0.00% -1.48% Dec 31, 1937 Thomas Walker
S 13 0.00% -1.48% Dec 31, 1937 Thomas Walker
RyOk 6 0.00% -1.49% Dec 31, 1937 Thomas Walker
COM 1 0.00% -1.51% Dec 31, 1937 Thomas Walker

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MEDIA
Category Name
Newspaper Pottstown (PA) Mercury 
Newspaper West Chester Daily Local 
Official Party Organization Chester County Democratic Committee 
Official Party Organization Chester County Republican Committee 

EVENTS
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BOOKS
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NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Jan 06, 2012 02:55pm General Teachers Decide To Work For Free After Budget Cuts Leave Pennsylvania School District Without Funds For Salaries  Article RP 

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