Chester, Maryland is located on the large and historic Kent Island in the Chesapeake Bay. The first settlers arrived to the island in 1631 – making it the third oldest permanent English settlement in the nation. Chester is considered a suburb of Baltimore and Washington, DC.
When you’ve found the perfect apartment for rent in Chester, be sure to visit the Chesapeake County Scenic Byway and the American Discovery Trail – they both pass through Kent Island and are just a short distance from Chester. The historic buildings along these routes include Cray House and the Christ Episcopal Church of Kent Island – the oldest continuous Episcopal congregation in the US, founded in 1631.
Chester apartments are located in Queen Anne’s County, established in 1706 and named for Queen Anne of Great Britain. Rich in history, this area is filled with museums, historic districts, and fascinating locations. Just a short trip across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, you’ll find Annapolis and the United States Naval Academy, Sandy Point State Park, Fort Meade, the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Downtown Baltimore, and the sites, monuments, shops, museums, theaters, and restaurants in Washington, DC.