Charles Town, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Charles Town, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
5,943
Unemployment
8.1%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$255,600
Median Income
$80,278
Median Rent
$928

Charles Town SnackAbility

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

Charles Town, WV Crime Report

84
Total Crimes
1,361.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-45.04%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Charles Town
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 84 1,361.2 1,900.0 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 145.8 316.6 366.7
Murder 1 16.2 4.4 5.0
Robbery 4 64.8 21.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 48.6 249.1 250.2
Property Crime 75 1,215.4 1,583.4 2,109.9
Burglary 30 486.1 328.7 340.5
Larceny 43 696.8 1,119.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 32.4 135.0 219.9

Charles Town, WV Cost Of Living

101
Charles Town's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Charles Town West Virginia National Average
Overall 101 84 100
Services 102 100 100
Groceries 95 91 100
Health 101 88 100
Housing 108 62 100
Transportation 88 87 100
Utilities 102 89 100

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Population over time in Charles Town

Year Population % Change
2019 5,943 1.0%
2018 5,885 2.1%
2017 5,766 1.5%
2016 5,682 1.7%
2015 5,587 2.3%
2014 5,464 2.1%
2013 5,349 1.7%
2012 5,258 1.6%
2011 5,177 2.0%
2010 5,074 -

Race / Ethnicity in Charles Town

White
71.1% (4,224)
African American
10.5% (622)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.1% (127)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
2.2% (133)
Two Or More
3.2% (188)
Hispanic
10.9% (649)
Race Charles Town WV USA
White 71.1% 92.0% 60.7%
African American 10.5% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 2.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.9% 1.6% 18.0%

Gender in Charles Town

Female
51.9% (3,082)
Male
48.1% (2,860)
Gender Charles Town WV USA
Female 51.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charles Town for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (118)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (416)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,545)
Some College
23.0% (1,366)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (356)
Bachelor's Degree
21.0% (1,248)
Master's Degree
11.0% (653)
Professional Degree
2.0% (118)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (118)
Education Charles Town WV USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 21.0% 12.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Charles Town, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
6.2% (36,977)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.4% (20,217)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (44,426)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.8% (40,701)
$35,000 to $49,999
5.9% (35,115)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.3% (97,099)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (86,990)
$100,000 to $149,999
24.5% (145,781)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.7% (45,490)
$200,000 or more
7.0% (41,499)
Income Charles Town WV USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 8.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.4% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 12.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.8% 11.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 5.9% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 11.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 24.5% 11.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.7% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.0% 3.0% 7.7%

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