Area Codes

Charleston, West Virginia

2 area codes serve Charleston, West Virginia

Current Time

America/New York Time Zone

Charleston, WV Information

Charleston, West Virginia is a larger city (51,400 population, 21,779 households) than the average West Virginia city (1,795 population, 756 households), with a higher median income of $54,101 compared to the state average of $37,936.

You can use the information below to better understand the population, household, and financial statistics for Charleston if you are considering a move to the area.

County
County

Kanawha County

Population
Population

51,400

Households
Households

21,779

Median Income
Median Income

$54,101

Type
Type

City

Latitude and Longitude
Latitude & Longitude

38.35, -81.6326

Land Area
Land Area

31.43 sq. mi.

Water Area
Water Area

1.14 sq. mi.

Charleston vs. West Virginia

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Median Income

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