Cities and Towns in the United States / Indiana / Porter County / Chesterton IN

Information on the town of Chesterton

The town of Chesterton is located in the state of Indiana. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Chesterton City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

Update data

Municipality reviews3.5 / 5 for Chesterton by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Chesterton’s Administration

Address of Chesterton town hallChesterton Chesterton Municipal Building
726 Broadway

Chesterton, IN 46304
United States
Town hall phone number+1 219-926-1641
Town hall fax number+1 219-926-7626
Town hall emailLoading...
Chesterton IN official websitechestertonin.org
Chesterton mayorRick Walding
Vital records Chesterton vital records

Demographics of Chesterton

Name of Chesterton’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants11 570 population66 / 2 981
Population density in Chesterton1 247,0 pop/sq mi (481,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Chesterton, IN

This town does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Chesterton, IN
Name Street Phone
PORTAGE POST OFFICE2701 WILLOWCREEK ROAD2197626571
VALPARAISO POST OFFICE2700 VALPARAISO STREET2194622180
MICHIGAN CITY POST OFFICE303 WASHINGTON STREET2198729163
HOBART POST OFFICE221 MAIN ST.2199422721
GARY MAIN POST OFFICE1499 MARTIN LUTHER KING DRIVE2198868000
MERRILLVILLE POST OFFICE303 W. 80TH PLACE2197692155
TOWN OF MERRILLVILLE CLERK - TREASURERS OFFICE7820 BROADWAY2197693501
LA PORTE POST OFFICE1201 LINCOLNWAY2193629514
CROWN POINT POST OFFICE128 S. EAST ST.2196631510
GRIFFITH POST OFFICE900 N. BROAD ST.2198384140
EAST CHICAGO POST OFFICE901 EAST CHICAGO AVE.2193972415
NEW BUFFALO POST OFFICE325 W BUFFALO STREET2694693200
HIGHLAND BRANCH POST OFFICE8500 KENNEDY AVE.2198381248
SCHERERVILLE POST OFFICE1200 EAGLE RIDGE DR.2193224601
WHITING POST OFFICE1501 119TH ST.2196590593

Top 3 most popular banks in Chesterton

There are 9 bank branches in Chesterton.
Centier Bank is the most popular bank in Chesterton with 3 branch offices, followed by JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association with 1 branch offices and then 1st Source Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Chesterton:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Centier Bank3Limited Service Facility Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
1st Source Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Horizon Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
BMO Harris Bank National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First State Bank of Porter1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fifth Third Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Chesterton

Chesterton's administrative numbers

Chesterton's town code1812412
Chesterton's town postcode46304 (3 other communities with the same postcode)

Information on the town of Chesterton

Cities twinned with ChestertonCurrently, the town Chesterton isn’t twinned
Natural parksChesterton isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Chesterton

Airport
Porter County Regional Airport 16.7 km
Michigan City Municipal Airport 22.6 km
Gary/Chicago International Airport 29.8 km

Chesterton's territory

Chesterton's area9,28 sq mi (24,03 km²)
Chesterton's altitude643 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 41.5998
Longitude: -87.055
Latitude: 41° 35' 59'' North
Longitude: 87° 3' 18'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

Chesterton’s neighbouring towns

Chesterton neighbouring towns
PorterPorterBeverly Shores
PorterNeighbouring townsBeverly Shores
PortagePortageValparaiso
Chesterton neighbouring towns
Porter 3.9 kmBurns Harbor 6.2 kmDune Acres 6.5 km
Portage 10.4 kmOgden Dunes 12 kmBeverly Shores 12 km
Town of Pines 13.1 kmValparaiso 13.4 kmWestville 14.2 km
Lake Station 16.7 kmNew Chicago 18.6 kmMichigan City 19.5 km
Trail Creek 19.8 kmPottawattamie Park 20.6 kmHobart 20.8 km
Long Beach 22.9 kmWanatah 23.2 kmMerrillville 26.1 km
Michiana Shores 26.3 kmWinfield 27 kmMichiana 27.3 km

Distance between Chesterton and other main cities

New York City : 1104 kmLos Angeles : 2866 kmChicago : 59 km closest
Houston : 1514 kmPhiladelphia : 1019 kmPhoenix : 2371 km
San Antonio : 1701 kmSan Diego : 2823 kmDallas : 1303 km
San Jose : 3006 kmJacksonville : 1344 kmIndianapolis : 217 km
San Francisco : 3090 kmAustin : 1582 kmColumbus : 387 km

Schools in Chesterton, IN

Elementary schools in Chesterton

Bailly Elementary School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 419

Brummitt Elementary School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 333

Liberty Elementary School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 499

Middle schools in Chesterton

Chesterton Middle School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 984

Liberty Intermediate School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 6
Students : 355

Westchester Intermediate School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 6
Students : 538

High schools in Chesterton

Chesterton Senior High School

District of Duneland School Corporation
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2077

Private schools in Chesterton

Chesterton Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 108

St Patrick Elementary School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 286

Schools near Chesterton

Hotel offers in Chesterton

Leisure and activities in Chesterton’s surrounding area

Zoo
Washington Park Zoo
to Michigan City 18.8 km
Golf course
Sand Creek Country ClubThe Brassie Golf Club
Robbinhurst Golf Club
to Valparaiso 8.2 km
Valparaiso Country Club
to Valparaiso 11.3 km
Forest Park Municipal Golf Course
to Valparaiso 12.5 km
Mink Lake Golf Course & Park
to Valparaiso 14 km
Duck Creek Golf Course
to Hobart 14.7 km
The Course at Aberdeen
to Valparaiso 15.3 km
Cressmoor Country Club
to Hobart 18.7 km
Supervisors' Country Club
to Hobart 18.8 km