Charleston, MO
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Charleston, Missouri Info Snack

Population
5,478
Unemployment
12.4%
Poverty
31.3%
Median Home
$66,800
Median Income
$30,761
Median Rent
$654

Charleston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
3
Commute
9

Charleston, MO Crime Report

131
Total Crimes
2,416.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.99%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Charleston
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 131 2,416.1 3,073.7 2,346.0
Violent Crime 43 793.1 542.7 387.8
Murder 1 18.4 11.8 6.5
Robbery 3 55.3 74.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 37 682.4 413.3 279.7
Property Crime 88 1,623.0 2,531.0 1,958.2
Burglary 20 368.9 378.8 314.2
Larceny 60 1,106.6 1,759.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 8 147.5 393.2 246.0

Charleston, MO Cost Of Living

74
Charleston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Charleston Missouri National Average
Overall 74 89 100
Services 91 95 100
Groceries 88 96 100
Health 83 96 100
Housing 44 77 100
Transportation 89 91 100
Utilities 95 97 100

Charleston, MO Photos

Missouri Pacific Depot In Charleston
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Charleston in Missouri

Map Of Charleston, MO

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Population over time in Charleston

Year Population % Change
2020 5,478 -4.0%
2019 5,704 -1.1%
2018 5,765 -1.5%
2017 5,855 -0.4%
2016 5,877 -0.5%
2015 5,905 0.3%
2014 5,886 0.7%
2013 5,847 0.7%
2012 5,807 1.5%
2011 5,720 -

Race / Ethnicity in Charleston

White
39.1% (2,141)
African American
56.7% (3,105)
American Indian
1.2% (68)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.1% (6)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.3% (71)
Hispanic
1.6% (87)
Race Charleston MO USA
White 39.1% 78.8% 60.1%
African American 56.7% 11.3% 12.2%
American Indian 1.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 2.0% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.3% 2.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 1.6% 4.3% 18.2%

Gender in Charleston

Female
38.0% (2,079)
Male
62.0% (3,398)
Gender Charleston MO USA
Female 38.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 62.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charleston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (547)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (602)
High School / GED
49.0% (2,684)
Some College
18.0% (986)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (219)
Bachelor's Degree
5.0% (273)
Master's Degree
3.0% (164)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Charleston MO USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 49.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 5.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Charleston, Missouri

Less than $10,000
20.5% (112,430)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.9% (76,206)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.3% (56,386)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (75,865)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (77,573)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.9% (53,994)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.9% (43,058)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.5% (35,540)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (10,935)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (5,809)
Income Charleston MO USA
Less than $10,000 20.5% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.9% 4.5% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.3% 9.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 10.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 13.7% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.9% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.9% 13.0% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.5% 14.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 5.3% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 5.2% 8.3%

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