charleston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 301 8.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,819 53.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 889 26.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 303 8.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 108 3.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,620 76.6 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 328 9.6 % 9.6 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,905 - -
19 years old and under 1,227 20.8 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,336 39.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,671 28.3 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 671 11.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,457 97.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 120 2.2 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 605 39.9 % 33.2 %
Married 598 39.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 110 7.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 205 13.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,949 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,819 93.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 130 6.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,640 84.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 50 2.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 145 7.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 105 5.4 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 9 0.5 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 121 6.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 105 5.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 519 26.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 304 15.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 489 25.1 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 384 19.7 % 13.1 %
Electric 352 18.1 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,439 73.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 23 1.2 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 5 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,743 47.5 % 75.7 %
African-American 2,997 51.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 26 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 6 0.1 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,710 53,657
Median Family Income 33,125 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 12,367 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 74.19 %
  • Temperature 89 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.43 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.02
    [CDD] 12.9
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 1.74 %
6.0 1.34 %
7.0 0.77 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com