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Small town charm. Big city access.
Chesterton, Indiana is a beachfront town known for its charming boutique shops and restaurants, excellent schools, and proximity to the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
Located less than an hour from downtown Chicago and within miles of the Indiana Toll Road, 80-94, and the South Shore train station, Sand Creek keeps you near the city life and lets you enjoy the small town appeal of historic Chesterton, Indiana. The town of Chesterton is highly regarded for its festivals, strong community programs, and artistic and athletic events for individuals and families. Since the 1923 establishment of the Indiana Dunes State Park, Chesterton has grown as a local community and leading recreation destination. The city is served by the Duneland School System, which has been recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as having one of the top 13 educational programs in the country, and several highly regarded private schools.
The town of Chesterton is also located within 20 miles of Valparaiso and Merrillville, which both offer extensive shopping and restaurant choices as well as museums, parks, theatres, and university campuses.