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Chesterfield, Indiana - Basic Facts

The Town of Chesterfield had a population of 2,459 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Chesterfield is located at latitude 40.113 and longitude -85.5942 in Madison County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Chesterfield (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Madison County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 909 feet.

While the primary coordinates for Town of Chesterfield are located in Madison County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Delaware County.

The Town of Chesterfield (GNIS ID: 2396641) 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 Town of Chesterfield is located within Township of Union, a minor civil division (MCD) of Madison 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: West Union.

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


Total Population 2,459
Population in Households 2,401
Population in Familes 1,826
Population in Group Qrtrs 58
Population Density1 1,784
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 1,054
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 634
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,276 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 725 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 329 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 222 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $68,255
Average Home Value $70,793


Median Household Income $35,343
Average Household Income $43,358
Per Capita Income $19,047
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.57% -0.36%
Households -0.55% -0.34%
Families -0.71% -0.51%
Median Household Income   -1.02%
Per Capita Income   1.23%
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.

Chesterfield, IN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chesterfield to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana 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 # 189 72nd
Population Density1 # 183 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 354 48th
Median Household Income # 621 9th
Per Capita Income # 587 14th

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