About Chesterfield

Click here for the Chesterfield Relocation/Community Guide  or find more information on our Livability.com page.

Incorporated in 1988 and covering approximately 32 square miles in suburban St. Louis County, the City of Chesterfield, Missouri is a thriving residential and business community.

Chesterfield is located just 25 minutes west of downtown St. Louis along Interstate 64. It is a special place where gleaming mid-level office buildings, tree-lined neighborhoods, shopping centers and rustic horse farms have found a way to blend harmoniously upon a 32-square mile canvas of rolling hills and lush green valleys.

More than 47,000 people call Chesterfield home. The City is a wonderful blend of attractive homes, excellent senior living facilities, top-rated school districts, houses of worship, unlimited shopping and dining destinations, along with historic and cultural attractions.

Chesterfield residents enjoy a quality of life that is unique in that everything you need is right here in Chesterfield. This includes two top-rated public school districts, a nationally-recognized hospital in St. Luke's and other quality health-care providers, and unlimited shopping, dining and recreational activities.

It is a community that has benefited from amazing foresight, imagination, commitment and collaboration of people who live and work here. Incorporated only in 1988, it is a new city with a rich history. It's an example of what can happen when residents, civic and business leaders work toward a shared vision to create an outstanding community in which to live, work, and play.

Weather

Chesterfield enjoys all the distinct seasons of the midwest with an average temperatures of 82 degrees between June and August and and average of 36 degrees between December and February. For historical data and other weather information click here.

Population

47,484 - 2010 Census

46,802 - 2000 Census

See the links to the left for information about Chesterfield and for extensive demographics information such as household median incomes and largest employers, click here.

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