Chesterton is located in north Indiana. Chesterton is part of Porter County. Chesterton has 9.33 square miles of land area and 0.11 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Chesterton population is 13,894, which has grown 32.48% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 7.60% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Chesterton median household income is $66,919 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 20.51% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 17.25% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Chesterton median house value is $168,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.07% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 30.12% 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 Chesterton is much better than the state average in quality. The Chesterton area code is 219.