Chesterton, IN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Chesterton, Indiana Info Snack

Population
14,119
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
8.6%
Median Home
$190,400
Median Income
$73,977
Median Rent
$933

Chesterton SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Chesterton, IN Crime Report

134
Total Crimes
962.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.16%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Chesterton
/ 100k People
Indiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 134 962.0 2,341.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 64.6 370.8 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 79.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 28.7 249.3 250.2
Property Crime 125 897.4 1,971.0 2,109.9
Burglary 15 107.7 323.7 340.5
Larceny 101 725.1 1,443.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 64.6 203.8 219.9

Chesterton, IN Cost Of Living

103
Chesterton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Chesterton Indiana National Average
Overall 103 89 100
Services 109 97 100
Groceries 104 92 100
Health 100 94 100
Housing 92 72 100
Transportation 125 100 100
Utilities 93 99 100

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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
2019 14,119 1.6%
2018 13,899 -1.1%
2017 14,052 1.0%
2016 13,912 -1.5%
2015 14,124 1.7%
2014 13,894 2.8%
2013 13,514 -0.4%
2012 13,571 0.3%
2011 13,529 2.9%
2010 13,154 -

Race / Ethnicity in Chesterton

White
85.7% (12,098)
African American
1.5% (217)
American Indian
0.1% (21)
Asian
2.8% (393)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (21)
Two Or More
2.0% (282)
Hispanic
7.7% (1,087)
Race Chesterton IN USA
White 85.7% 79.1% 60.7%
African American 1.5% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 2.3% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.1% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.7% 6.9% 18.0%

Gender in Chesterton

Female
50.5% (7,132)
Male
49.5% (6,987)
Gender Chesterton IN USA
Female 50.5% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Chesterton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (423)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (423)
High School / GED
28.0% (3,953)
Some College
22.0% (3,106)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,553)
Bachelor's Degree
20.0% (2,823)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,129)
Professional Degree
3.0% (423)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (282)
Education Chesterton IN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 28.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Chesterton, Indiana

Less than $10,000
2.3% (33,014)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.7% (38,431)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.2% (74,025)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.6% (121,742)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (205,053)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (240,647)
$75,000 to $99,999
15.5% (219,239)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.2% (256,380)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.5% (105,750)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (117,615)
Income Chesterton IN USA
Less than $10,000 2.3% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.7% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.2% 9.8% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.6% 10.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 19.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 15.5% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.2% 14.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.5% 4.9% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 4.2% 7.7%

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