The City of Charleston had a population of 2,529 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Charleston is located at latitude 35.2957 and longitude -94.0449 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Charleston (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 518 feet.
The City of Charleston (GNIS ID: 2404028) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Charleston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Charleston: Charles Towne, Charlestown.
|Daytime Population: Workers||959|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,392|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||2,351|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.93|
|Population in Households||2,453|
|Population in Familes||2,058|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||76|
|Median Household Income||$46,664|
|Average Household Income||$58,578|
|Per Capita Income||$23,222|
|Total Housing Units||1,070 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||704 (65.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||267 (25.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||100 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,642|
|Average Home Value||$115,256|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||2.06%|
The table below compares Charleston to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 122||78th|
|Population Density||# 199||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 338||38th|
|Median Household Income||# 99||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 143||74th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.