Charles Town Information

Charles Town Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Charles Town, WV

General Charles Town Information

State: West Virginia

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Summit Point, WV, Ranson, WV, Corporation of Ranson, WV, Kearneysville, WV, Harpers Ferry, WV, Halltown, WV, Bolivar, WV, Shenandoah Junction, WV, Shepherdstown, WV, Bakerton, WV

Charles Town Population (census data)
Total 4,130 (+34.4% since 2000)
Male 1,944 (47.1%)
Female 2,186 (52.9%)

Population Density: 2,958 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 113.0 (US Avg is 100)

Charles Town Elevation: 540 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.40 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,875

Zip Codes: 25414.

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Charles Town Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (77.1%)
  • Black (17.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.2%)
  • United States (15.0%)
  • Irish (13.5%)
  • English (8.6%)
  • Italian (6.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.8%)
Foriegn Born: 140 people (3.4%)
  • Asia (66.7%)
  • Latin America (33.3%)

Charles Town School Information

High Schools
Charles Town Junior High School (817 High Street, Charles Town, WV, 25414 - Jefferson County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Page Jackson Elementary School (370 Page Jackson School Road, Charles Town, WV, 25414 - Jefferson County School District District)
South Jefferson Elementary School (Route 2, Box 151-B, Charles Town, WV, 25414 - Jefferson County School District District)
Wright Denny Elementary School (209 West Congress Street, Charles Town, WV, 25414 - Jefferson County School District District)

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