Chesterfield, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 18,796 housing units in Chesterfield. This represents a 34.1% growth from 14,019 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 18,554 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 242 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Chesterfield is about 78.1%. Chesterfield's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 3.8%. Average household size is 2.54 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Chesterfield were built after 1980.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom9%
Two Bedrooms19.10%
Three Bedrooms20.90%
Four Bedrooms42.10%
Five Bedrooms or more8.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.78
Median year structure was built1979
Median Value of occupied units$238,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$263,600

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.67
Median year structure was built1982
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$747

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.10%
Home Equity Loan13.60%
Simple Mortgage56.40%
Debt Free23.50%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.5%