The City of Charleston had a population of 2,558 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Charleston: Charles Towne, Charlestown.
|Population in Households||2,481|
|Population in Familes||2,072|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||77|
|Median Household Income||$47,592|
|Average Household Income||$57,912|
|Per Capita Income||$22,957|
|Total Housing Units||1,082 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||682 (63.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||297 (27.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||103 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$100,776|
|Average Home Value||$115,410|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.94%|
The table below compares Charleston to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 123||78th|
|Population Density||# 200||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 339||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 108||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 194||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.