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Chesterton Town, Indiana Economic Analysis

   (County: Porter County)

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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Chesterton Town, Indiana need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Indiana

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 6.05 4.07 8.08 0.00 5.36
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
  Total Electric Industry 6.73 5.94 4.04 7.91 0.00 5.32
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.86 6.00 4.00 8.19 0.00 5.30
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
  Total Electric Industry 6.67 5.83 3.88 9.00 0.00 5.17
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
  Total Electric Industry 6.78 5.91 3.97 9.02 0.00 5.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
  Total Electric Industry 6.74 5.92 3.94 9.12 0.00 5.24
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
  Total Electric Industry 6.77 5.94 3.93 9.19 0.00 5.23
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.94 6.04 3.91 9.44 0.00 5.29
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 7.01 6.08 3.95 9.83 0.00 5.34
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
  Total Electric Industry 6.96 6.05 3.89 9.70 0.00 5.29
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
  Total Electric Industry 6.87 5.93 3.81 9.37 0.00 5.18
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
  Total Electric Industry 6.92 5.29 4.11 9.06 0.00 5.30
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
  Total Electric Industry 6.91 5.98 3.95 9.75 0.00 5.34
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
  Total Electric Industry 7.04 6.12 3.92 0.00 8.36 5.37
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 7.30 6.31 4.13 0.00 8.76 5.58
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.57 4.42 0.00 9.14 5.88
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46
  Total Electric Industry 8.22 7.21 4.95 0.00 9.66 6.46

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Chesterton Town, Indiana

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 322   (6.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 234   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 217   (4.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 509   (9.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 601   (11.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 769   (14.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 818   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 431   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 241   (4.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 293   (5.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 100   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 69   (1.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 310   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 321   (6.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,989

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 339

In 3-person carpool : 27

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 19

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 209

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 17

Walked : 56

Other means : 47

Worked at home : 227


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

Less than 5 minutes : 279

5 to 9 minutes : 906

10 to 14 minutes : 729

15 to 19 minutes : 615

20 to 24 minutes : 838

25 to 29 minutes : 315

30 to 34 minutes : 473

35 to 39 minutes : 222

40 to 44 minutes : 269

45 to 59 minutes : 464

60 to 89 minutes : 242

90 or more minutes : 351


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

With Social Security income : 1,110

No Social Security income : 4,058


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

With retirement income : 958

No retirement income : 4,210


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

Less than $10,000 : 124

$10,000 to $14,999 : 92

$15,000 to $19,999 : 85

$20,000 to $24,999 : 155

$25,000 to $29,999 : 95

$30,000 to $34,999 : 204

$35,000 to $39,999 : 153

$40,000 to $44,999 : 41

$45,000 to $49,999 : 150

$50,000 to $59,999 : 306

$60,000 to $74,999 : 519

$75,000 to $99,999 : 532

$100,000 to $124,999 : 545

$125,000 to $149,999 : 306

$150,000 to $199,999 : 128

$200,000 or more : 85


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Chesterton Town, Indiana)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $68,954


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Chesterton Town, Indiana

  • WJOB (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Hammond, IN; Owner: Vazquez Development, Llc)
  • WWCA (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Starboard Media Foundation, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WLTH (1370 AM; 0.5 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Wlth Radio, Inc.)
  • WIMS (1420 AM; 5.0 kW; Beverly Shores, IN; Owner: Gerard Media, Llc)
  • WAKE (1500 AM; 1.0 kW; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corp., Llc)
  • WLOI (1540 AM; 0.25 kW; La Porte, IN; Owner: Laporte County Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WCGO (1600 AM; 1.0 kW; Chicago Heights, IL; Owner: Kovas Communications Of Indiana, Inc.)
  • WIND (560 AM; 5.0 kW; Gary, IN; Owner: Salem Media Of Illinois, Llc)
  • WNDZ (750 AM; 5.0 kW; Portage, IN; Owner: Wndz, Inc.)
  • WNTD (950 AM; 5.0 kW; Burnham, IL; Owner: Sovereign City Radio Services, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Chesterton Town, Indiana

  • WXRD (103.9 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WLJE (105.5 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WSRB (106.3 FM; Lansing, IL; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WZVN (107.1 FM; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Porter County Broadcasting Holding Corporation, Llc)
  • WDSO (88.3 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: Duneland School Corp.)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; La Porte, IN; Owner: Friends Of Radio Maria, Inc.)
  • WTMK (88.5 FM; La Crosse, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WGVE-FM (88.7 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Gary Community School Corp.)
  • WWLO (89.1 FM; Leroy, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Burns Harbor, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WBEW (89.5 FM; Michigan City, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance, Inc.)
  • WHLP (89.9 FM; Wanatah, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • WRTW (90.5 FM; Gary, IN; Owner: Hyles-anderson College)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Wheatfield, IN; Owner: The Helpline)
  • 971112MA (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: American Family Association)
  • 980512MP (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: Csn International)
  • 980512MV (91.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Wbez Alliance Inc)
  • WPWX (92.3 FM; Hammond, IN; Owner: Dontron, Inc.)
  • WZOC (94.3 FM; Rolling Prairie, IN; Owner: Plymouth Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WVUR-FM (95.1 FM; Valparaiso, IN; Owner: The Lutheran University Assoc., Inc)
  • WEFM (95.9 FM; Michigan City, IN; Owner: Michigan City Fm Broadcasters, Inc.)
  • WCOE (96.7 FM; La Porte, IN; Owner: Laporte County Broadcasting Co., Inc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Chesterton Town, Indiana

  • WYIN (Channel 56; Cedar Lake, IN; Owner: Northwest Indiana Public Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Chesterton Town, Indiana

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,063  (34.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 244  (8.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 546  (17.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 545  (17.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,145  (46.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 356  (14.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 784  (32.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 9  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 52  (2.1%)


(updated 2010)





There are 71 Farms In Chesterton Town, Indiana


(updated 2008)



Banks In Chesterton Town, Indiana

Centier Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 48

1st Source Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $9.8m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 80

First State Bank Of Porter - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $311.6k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 6

Fifth Third Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $130.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,348

Horizon Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 34

The La Porte Savings Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $527.4k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 7

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Standard Bank And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 38

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $93.1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Chesterton Town, Indiana

  • Porter County Regional


    (about 10.7 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Porter County Municipal


    (about 10.8 miles in Valparaiso, Indiana; Airport Code: VPZ)

  • Michigan City Municipal-Phillips Field


    (about 14.0 miles in Michigan City, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • Michigan City Municipal


    (about 14.1 miles in Long Beach, Indiana; Airport Code: MGC)

  • La Porte Municipal


    (about 16.9 miles in La Porte, Indiana; Airport Code: LPO)

  • Gary/Chicago International


    (about 18.5 miles in Gary, Indiana; Airport Code: GYY)

  • Meigs Field


    (about 33.4 miles in Chicago, Illinois; Airport Code: CGX)

  • Lowell Airport


    (about 34.8 miles in Schneider, Indiana; Airport Code: RQL)

  • Chicago Midway International


    (about 37.9 miles in Bedford Park, Illinois; Airport Code: MDW)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 38.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Chesterton Town, Indiana

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

86.72%

Carpooled

5.97%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.28%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

2.39%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.35%

Bicycle

0.15%

Walked

1.68%

Other Means

0.13%

Worked At Home

2.33%



(updated 2010)





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