charleston Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 399 11.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,818 50.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 911 25.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 328 9.1 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 140 3.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,686 74.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 378 10.5 % 10.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,877 - -
19 years old and under 1,093 18.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,345 39.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,716 29.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 723 12.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,473 97.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 130 2.3 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 550 37.0 % 33.5 %
Married 662 44.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 99 6.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 174 11.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 1,997 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,820 91.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 177 8.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,655 82.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 27 1.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 176 8.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 129 6.5 % 4.5 %
20 or More Units 10 0.5 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 132 6.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 193 9.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 419 21.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 342 17.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 496 24.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 403 20.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 367 18.4 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,418 71.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 29 1.5 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 6 0.3 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,718 47.3 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,992 52.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 30 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 5 0.1 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,463 55,775
Median Family Income 31,875 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,228 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.13 %
  • Temperature 59.25 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.35 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.87
    [CDD] 0.28
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