Charles Town SnackAbility

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

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Charles Town, West Virginia Info Snack

Charles Town, officially the City of Charles Town, is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia, and is also the county seat. The population was 5,259 at the 2010 United States Census.
Population
5,766
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
12.6%
Median Home
$232,000
Median Income
$70,708
Median Rent
$936

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Population over time in Charles Town

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Charles Town Per 100k

Crime Charles Town WV USA
Violent Crime 66.0 350.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.7 5.3
Robbery 0.0 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 66.0 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 1286.7 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 593.9 420.1 430.4
Larceny 676.3 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 16.5 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Charles Town

White
72.3% (4,166)
African American
13.6% (784)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.8% (162)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
1.2% (68)
Two Or More
1.6% (93)
Hispanic
8.6% (493)
Race Charles Town WV USA
White 72.3% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 13.6% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 1.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 8.6% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Charles Town, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
9.3% (53,623)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (14,991)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (83,607)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.2% (29,983)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.5% (43,245)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.5% (77,841)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.6% (95,715)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.8% (114,166)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (31,713)
$200,000 or more
5.4% (31,136)
Income Charles Town WV USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.2% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.5% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.5% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.6% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.8% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.4% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Charles Town

Female
50.8% (2,929)
Male
49.2% (2,836)
Gender Charles Town WV USA
Female 50.8% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 49.4% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
5.4% (313)
9-12th Grade
10.3% (594)
High School / GED
29.5% (1,700)
Some College
21.5% (1,239)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (288)
Bachelor's Degree
16.9% (971)
Master's Degree
9.3% (537)
Professional Degree
0.7% (41)
Doctorate Degree
1.4% (79)
Education Charles Town WV USA
< 9th Grade 5.4% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.3% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.5% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 21.5% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 16.9% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 9.3% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.4% 0.9% 1.4%

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