Chesterfield, Missouri Population 2022

50,503
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Chesterfield is a city located in St. Louis County Missouri. With a 2020 population of 50,503, it is the 14th largest city in Missouri and the 878th largest city in the United States. Chesterfield is currently growing at a rate of 0.50% annually and its population has increased by 1.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,999 in 2020. Spanning over 34 miles, Chesterfield has a population density of 1,584 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chesterfield is $153,552 with a poverty rate of 3.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,212 per month, and the median house value is $374,100. The median age in Chesterfield is 46.5 years, 45.1 years for males, and 48.2 years for females.

Chesterfield Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chesterfieldwas:

  • White: 79.58%
  • Asian: 12.56%
  • Two or more races: 3.95%
  • Black or African American: 3.67%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chesterfield, Missouri is 50,503 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 49,999.

Chesterfield, Missouri Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White37,88379.58%
Black or African American1,7463.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native300.06%
Asian5,97712.56%
Some Other Race880.18%
Two or More Races1,8793.95%
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Chesterfield Population by Race

Chesterfield Population Pyramid 2022

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Chesterfield Median Age

46.8


Total

44.7


Male

49.1


Female

Chesterfield Adults

There are 37,083 adults, (11,049 of whom are seniors) in Chesterfield.

Chesterfield Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chesterfield Sex Ratio

Female

24,623

51.73%

Male

22,980

48.27%

Chesterfield Population by Age

Chesterfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chesterfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All80.6%19.4%
Male71.7%28.3%
Female68.4%31.6%
Non Family62.9%37.1%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chesterfield Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,3782.4180.6
Married11,9972.9990.7
Male3042.9771.7
Female1,1572.7768.4
Non Family5,9201.1562.9

2.95

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Chesterfield Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2260.66%
9th to 12th Grade3310.97%
High School Graduate3,49610.23%
Some College4,88414.30%
Associates Degree1,5294.48%
Bachelors Degree11,64834.10%
Graduate Degree12,04735.27%
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Chesterfield Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chesterfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian4,0043,8293,330
Other Race696950
Hispanic674653479
White27,65227,36818,717
Black1,004989678
2+ Races878816521
Native American22227

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 83.17%.

Chesterfield Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$80,300$101,819$52,109
Less Than 9th Grade$$40,860$18,865
High School Graduate$32,375$50,040$23,750
Some College$42,964$67,989$27,803
Bachelors Degree$77,193$100,300$56,231
Graduate Degree$102,046$124,500$74,844

$80,300

Average Earnings

$101,819

Average Male

$52,109

Average Female

Chesterfield Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chesterfield Language by Age

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Chesterfield Language

83.99% of Chesterfield residents speak only English, while 16.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.78% of the population.

Chesterfield Language

Chesterfield Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,2831068.26%
Black1,652935.63%
Multiple1,879884.68%
White36,0311,4524.03%
Asian5,9521722.89%
OtherNaN%

3.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.91%

Male Poverty Rate

3.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chesterfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chesterfield is Hispanic, with 8.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chesterfield is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.88%.

Chesterfield Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade6.38%
High School10.15%
Some College3.82%
Bachelors or Greater1.62%

Chesterfield Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.61%
Male Unemployed5.96%
Female Employed2.93%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Chesterfield Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chesterfield Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$120,394$155,278
Families$150,240$189,385
Married Families$161,572-
Non Families$55,067$75,542
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Income by Household Type

Chesterfield Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Chesterfield Married by Age and Sex

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Chesterfield Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Chesterfield Marital Status by Race

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Chesterfield Marital Status

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2,437

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War268
First Gulf War300
Vietnam870
Korea308
World War II82

Chesterfield Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3488
35 to 54323
55 to 64394
65 to 74685
75+947

Chesterfield Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,1647.07%
Black705.50%
Native American1446.67%
Asian1373.34%
2+ Races525.30%
Hispanic627.75%

Chesterfield Veterans by Race

Chesterfield Veterans by Education

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2.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chesterfield Veterans by Education

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62.2%

Labor Force Participation

60.7%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Chesterfield Employment by Age

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Chesterfield Employment by Race

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Chesterfield Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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51.07%

Born in Chesterfield

83.94%

Native Born

16.06%

Foreign Born

7.07%

Non Citizen

8.99%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.94% of Chesterfield residents were born in the United States, with 51.07% having been born in Missouri. 7.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chesterfield Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19401000.00%
19707006006.70%
19808001001.34%
199037,99137,19147.12%
200046,8028,8112.11%
201047,4846820.14%
201147,7362520.53%
201247,9882520.53%
201348,2402520.53%
201448,4922520.52%
201548,7442520.52%
201648,9962520.52%
201749,2482520.51%
201849,5002520.51%
201949,7522520.51%
202049,9992470.50%
202150,2512520.50%
202250,5032520.50%

Chesterfield Population by Year