South Charleston SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
9

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South Charleston, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
12,902
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
14.7%
Median Home
$119,000
Median Income
$50,885
Median Rent
$665

Rankings for South Charleston in West Virginia

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Map Of South Charleston, WV

Population over time in South Charleston

Year Population % Change
2017 12,902 -2.1%
2016 13,182 -0.7%
2015 13,276 -0.8%
2014 13,380 -1.1%
2013 13,528 0.9%
2012 13,402 0.1%
2011 13,393 0.0%
2010 13,390 -

Crime in South Charleston Per 100k

Crime South Charleston WV USA
Violent Crime 572.3 350.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 4.7 5.3
Robbery 39.2 28.9 98.0
Aggravated Assault 470.4 273.4 248.9
Property Crime 5409.2 1852.0 2362.0
Burglary 501.7 420.1 430.4
Larceny 4288.2 1266.6 1694.0
Car Theft 619.3 165.3 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in South Charleston

White
84.6% (10,918)
African American
5.4% (693)
American Indian
0.1% (16)
Asian
1.1% (139)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.5% (845)
Hispanic
2.3% (291)
Race South Charleston WV USA
White 84.6% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 5.4% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.5% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.3% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For South Charleston, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
10.2% (131,600)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (51,608)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.5% (148,373)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.8% (126,439)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (167,726)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (287,714)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.3% (132,890)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (159,984)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (54,188)
$200,000 or more
2.2% (28,384)
Income South Charleston WV USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.5% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.8% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.3% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 2.2% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in South Charleston

Female
55.9% (7,213)
Male
44.1% (5,688)
Gender South Charleston WV USA
Female 55.9% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 44.1% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in South Charleston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.4% (178)
9-12th Grade
5.8% (741)
High School / GED
29.4% (3,788)
Some College
18.5% (2,388)
Associate's Degree
8.2% (1,055)
Bachelor's Degree
21.6% (2,790)
Master's Degree
10.4% (1,345)
Professional Degree
3.0% (390)
Doctorate Degree
1.7% (222)
Education South Charleston WV USA
< 9th Grade 1.4% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.8% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.4% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 18.5% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.6% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.4% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.7% 0.9% 1.4%

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