Chesterfield, MO Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Chesterfield, Missouri - Basic Facts

The City of Chesterfield had a population of 48,012 as of July 1, 2016. Chesterfield ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Missouri. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Chesterfield is located at latitude 38.6578 and longitude -90.5809 in St. Louis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Chesterfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 31.81 sq. miles and a water area of 1.74 sq. miles. St. Louis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 472 feet.

The City of Chesterfield (GNIS ID: 2393821) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Chesterfield is located within Township of Chesterfield, a minor civil division (MCD) of St. Louis County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chesterfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Chesterfield: Drews Station.


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City of Chesterfield, MO Boundary Map



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Chesterfield, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 48,012
Population in Households 47,070
Population in Familes 39,776
Population in Group Qrtrs 942
Population Density1 1,509
Diversity Index2 33
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 19,464
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 13,496
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 20,472 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,886 (72.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,578 (22.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,008 ( 4.9%)
Median Home Value $357,534
Average Home Value $404,703
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $100,105
Average Household Income $140,758
Per Capita Income $57,333
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.18% 0.17%
Households 0.2% 0.18%
Families 0.04% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   1.68%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Chesterfield, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chesterfield to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 14 99th
Population Density1 # 169 84th
Diversity Index2 # 124 88th
Median Household Income # 21 98th
Per Capita Income # 16 99th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.