Living in Charleston, AR

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Charleston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
5
Education
6
Commute
6

Charleston, AR Crime Report

23
Total Crimes
935.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.57%
Below National Average

Charleston, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
2,764
Unemployment
3.9%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$88,800
Median Income
$40,885
Median Rent
$718

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Rankings for Charleston in Arkansas

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Map Of Charleston, AR

Population over time in Charleston

Year Population % Change
2017 2,764 1.3%
2016 2,729 -2.5%
2015 2,799 6.1%
2014 2,638 4.8%
2013 2,517 0.0%
2012 2,517 -1.1%
2011 2,545 -16.1%
2010 3,034 10.3%
2009 2,751 -
Crime/100k Charleston AR USA
Violent Crime 122.1 543.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 52.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 81.4 410.7 246.8
Property Crime 813.7 2913.0 2199.5
Burglary 122.1 636.8 376.0
Larceny 691.6 2040.2 1594.6
Car Theft 0.0 236.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Charleston

White
92.9% (2,567)
African American
1.0% (28)
American Indian
0.4% (11)
Asian
0.1% (4)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.7% (101)
Hispanic
1.9% (53)
Race Charleston AR USA
White 92.9% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 1.0% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.1% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 7.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Charleston, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
10.8% (29,831)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (8,447)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (35,110)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (32,471)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.3% (58,870)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (54,910)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (26,135)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (21,119)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (6,335)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (3,167)
Income Charleston AR USA
Less than $10,000 10.8% 8.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 6.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 12.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 11.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.3% 15.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 10.8% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 3.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 3.3% 7.0%

Gender in Charleston

Female
53.0% (1,465)
Male
47.0% (1,299)
Gender Charleston AR USA
Female 53.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Charleston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (138)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (165)
High School / GED
41.0% (1,133)
Some College
27.0% (746)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (221)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (248)
Master's Degree
3.0% (82)
Professional Degree
1.0% (27)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Charleston AR USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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