Chesterfield, MO

47,717 Population
31.8 square miles 1,500 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 5-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
0.8%
was 0.8%
 
Population Density
1,500
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
65.4%
was 67.4%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
12.0%
was 11.3%
 
Percent Under 18
21.7%
was 22.1%
 
Percent 65 and Over
22.9%
was 22.4%
 

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
2.6
was 3.4
Ranked 2nd Lowest in MO
Percent Living in Poverty
4.7%
was 5.1%
 
Median Household Income
$97,090
was $93,270
 
Gini Income Distribution
 
46.2
46.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
73.1
was 52.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
1,695
was 1,434.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
20,208
was 20,024
 
Median Rent
$1,100
was $1,075
 
Total Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Occupied Housing Units
19,206
was 19,112
 
Homeownership Rate
77.3%
was 77.0%
 
Single Family Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
635.3
was 629.5
 
Rental Vacancy Rate
18.7%
was 17.2%
 
Multifamily Building Permits
--
No Data Available
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
 
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
--
No Data Available
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
--
No Data Available

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.3%
was 97.1%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
95.9%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.5%
was 99.3%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
97.9%
was 97.9%
 
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
66.0%
was 65.5%
 

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