Chesapeake is located in south Ohio. Chesapeake is part of Lawrence County. Chesapeake has 0.47 square miles of land area and 0.09 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Chesapeake population is 891, which has grown 5.82% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 1.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Chesapeake median household income is $43,295 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 75.62% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.27% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Chesapeake median house value is $83,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 17.67% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 24.98% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Chesapeake is close to the state average in quality. The Chesapeake area code is 740.