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charleston Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,187 1.4 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 15,292 18.1 % 32.2 %
Some College 16,333 19.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 33,196 39.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 18,527 21.9 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 79,632 94.2 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 44,634 52.8 % 52.8 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 137,539 - -
19 years old and under 27,133 19.7 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 57,508 41.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 33,113 24.1 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 19,785 14.4 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 124,048 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 27,351 46.3 % 33.6 %
Married 23,672 40.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,518 2.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 6,481 11.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 65,690 - -
Occupied Housing Units 57,854 88.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,836 11.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 34,775 52.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 4,004 6.1 % 5.9 %
2-Units 3,093 4.7 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 6,089 9.3 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 7,435 11.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,298 5.0 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 6,513 9.9 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 483 0.7 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 9,301 14.2 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 9,756 14.9 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 8,203 12.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 4,628 7.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 7,796 11.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 7,874 12.0 % 12.8 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 100,430 73.9 % 75.1 %
African-American 32,447 23.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 123 0.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 2,724 2.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 189 0.1 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,467 57,617
Median Family Income 97,122 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 39,960 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 53.33 %
  • Temperature 59.8 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.86 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 13.6
    [CDD] 0.2

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.91 %
6.0 0.61 %
7.0 0.17 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

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