A small town in the County of New Haven, Cheshire has a total area of about 34 sq. miles. It was once ranked in the Money Magazine as one of the best places to live in. There are a number of educational institutes in the town. Most of the residents of Chester are engaged with the education sector. The transportation links are also quite well established. Some of the interesting places of Chester are Barker Character and Cartoon and Comic Museum, Canal of Farmington among others. Some of the registered historical places are the Historic District of Cheshire, Canal lock of Farmington among others. These historical districts are registered with the National Register. Some notable persons of the town include Syed Mansoor Alam, Amos Doolittle, Jay Bontatibus among others. Most of the local residents are engaged in tourism, education and other small businesses.