Chesterton, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Chesterton, Indiana Info Snack

Population
13,884
Unemployment
9.8%
Poverty
10.3%
Median Home
$199,000
Median Income
$76,427
Median Rent
$973

Chesterton SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Chesterton, IN Crime Report

103
Total Crimes
725.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-69.09%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Chesterton
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 103 725.2 2,140.9 2,346.0
Violent Crime 19 133.8 357.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.5 6.5
Robbery 1 7.0 62.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 16 112.7 253.0 279.7
Property Crime 84 591.4 1,783.2 1,958.2
Burglary 6 42.2 280.4 314.2
Larceny 69 485.8 1,274.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 9 63.4 228.5 246.0

Chesterton, IN Cost Of Living

102
Chesterton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Chesterton Indiana National Average
Overall 102 86 100
Services 115 93 100
Groceries 107 93 100
Health 101 94 100
Housing 93 74 100
Transportation 112 95 100
Utilities 94 96 100

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Rankings for Chesterton in Indiana

Map Of Chesterton, IN

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Population over time in Chesterton

Year Population % Change
2020 13,884 -0.1%
2019 13,899 -1.1%
2018 14,052 1.0%
2017 13,912 -1.5%
2016 14,124 1.7%
2015 13,894 2.8%
2014 13,514 -0.4%
2013 13,571 0.3%
2012 13,529 2.9%
2011 13,154 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chesterton

White
85.7% (11,902)
African American
2.0% (272)
American Indian
0.1% (20)
Asian
2.1% (288)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.5% (345)
Hispanic
7.6% (1,057)
Race Chesterton IN USA
White 85.7% 78.4% 60.1%
African American 2.0% 9.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 2.1% 2.3% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.4% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.6% 7.1% 18.2%

Gender in Chesterton

Female
51.6% (7,162)
Male
48.4% (6,721)
Gender Chesterton IN USA
Female 51.6% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chesterton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (416)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (277)
High School / GED
24.0% (3,332)
Some College
26.0% (3,609)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,388)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (3,332)
Master's Degree
6.0% (833)
Professional Degree
4.0% (555)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (138)
Education Chesterton IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Chesterton, Indiana

Less than $10,000
2.3% (32,109)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (54,714)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (73,208)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (93,758)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (189,315)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (236,580)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.5% (187,260)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.4% (282,817)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.4% (130,491)
$200,000 or more
7.8% (108,143)
Income Chesterton IN USA
Less than $10,000 2.3% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 4.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 9.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 9.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 13.6% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.5% 13.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.4% 14.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.4% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 7.8% 4.5% 8.3%

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