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Chesterton Jobs Overview

6,056
Job Openings
5.4%
Unemployment Rate
$52,480
Median Base Salary
13k
Population

Chesterton has the 2116th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 2.6% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Chesterton is part of the Chicago metro area. Unemployment in the Chicago area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Chicago has the 3rd largest local economy in the US, and a average cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Chesterton is above average at $52,480, and the median cost of a home in Chesterton is $168,300, which is the same as the national average. 32% of workers in Chesterton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 92% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Chesterton. 86% of Chesterton workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 6% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Chesterton spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.