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Information on the city of Charleston

The city of Charleston is located in the state of West Virginia. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Charleston City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

Update data

Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Charleston by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Charleston’s Administration

Address of Charleston municipal buildingCharleston Charleston Municipal Building
PO BOX 2749

CHARLESTON WV 25330
United States
City hall phone number+1 304-348-8174
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Charleston WV official websitecityofcharleston.org
Charleston mayorDanny Jones
Vital records Charleston vital records

Demographics of Charleston

Name of Charleston’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants53 421 population1 / 680
Population density in Charleston1 639,9 pop/sq mi (633,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Charleston, WV

Where to apply for a passport in Charleston, WV? There are 1 passport offices in Charleston, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
CHARLESTON MAIN POST OFFICE1002 LEE STREET EAST3045611007

Top 3 most popular banks in Charleston

There are 25 bank branches in Charleston.
United Bank is the most popular bank in Charleston with 4 branch offices, followed by Branch Banking and Trust Company with 4 branch offices and then City National Bank of West Virginia with 4 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Charleston:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
United Bank4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Branch Banking and Trust Company4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
City National Bank of West Virginia4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Huntington National Bank2Limited Service Facility Office
Summit Community Bank, Inc2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
WesBanco Bank, Inc.2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Fifth Third Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Premier Bank, Inc.1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
MVB Bank, Inc1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Charleston

Charleston's administrative numbers

Charleston's city code5414600
Charleston's city postcode25330

Transportation modes in Charleston

Airport
Yeager Airport 4.4 km
Lawrence County Airpark 75.6 km
Raleigh County Memorial Airport 76.7 km

Charleston's territory

Charleston's area32,58 sq mi (84,37 km²)
Charleston's altitude597 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 38.3487
Longitude: -81.6323
Latitude: 38° 20' 55'' North
Longitude: 81° 37' 56'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Charleston’s neighbouring towns

Charleston neighbouring towns
South CharlestonSouth CharlestonClendenin
South CharlestonNeighbouring townsMarmet
DanvilleMarmetMarmet
Charleston neighbouring towns
South Charleston 6.5 kmDunbar 9.4 kmMarmet 12.5 km
Belle 15.1 kmChesapeake 16.3 kmSt. Albans 16.6 km
Nitro 18.8 kmPoca 20.8 kmCedar Grove 22.1 km
East Bank 22.2 kmGlasgow 23.9 kmBancroft 25.7 km
Pratt 26.6 kmHandley 28.5 kmClendenin 28.8 km
Winfield 29.5 kmEleanor 33.1 kmMontgomery 33.5 km
Smithers 34.5 kmDanville 34.7 kmMadison 34.7 km

Distance between Charleston and other main cities

New York City : 709 kmLos Angeles : 3317 kmChicago : 645 km
Houston : 1584 kmPhiladelphia : 590 kmPhoenix : 2782 km
San Antonio : 1843 kmSan Diego : 3252 kmDallas : 1501 km
San Jose : 3508 kmJacksonville : 892 kmIndianapolis : 421 km
San Francisco : 3599 kmAustin : 1728 kmColumbus : 216 km closest

Schools in Charleston, WV

Elementary schools in Charleston

Chamberlain Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 219

Cross Lanes Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 339

Edgewood Elementary

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 441

Elk Elementary Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 514

Flinn Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 512

Grandview Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 218

Holz Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 245

Kanawha City Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 309

Kenna Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 185

Malden Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 244

Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 401

Mary Ingles Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 157

Overbrook Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 389

Piedmont Year-Round Education

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 372

Pt. Pleasant Intermediate

District of Mason County Schools
Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 6
Students : 395

Pt. Pleasant Primary

District of Mason County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 2
Students : 361

Ruffner Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 294

Shoals Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 220

Weberwood Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 265

Middle schools in Charleston

Andrew Jackson Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 584

Horace Mann Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 531

John Adams Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 774

Sissonville Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 639

Stonewall Jackson Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 466

High schools in Charleston

Capital High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1250

George Washington High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1074

Sissonville High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 569

Alternative schools in Charleston

Carver Career Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 5

Chandler Academy

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 202

Garnet Career Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12

Private schools in Charleston

Bible Center School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 312

Blvd Adventist Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 4

Charleston Catholic High School

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 410

Charleston Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 49

Mountaineer Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 129

Sacred Heart Grade School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 370

St Agnes School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 86

Schools near Charleston

Hotel offers in Charleston

Leisure and activities in Charleston’s surrounding area

Golf course
Cato ParkCoonskin Golf Course
Berry Hills Country ClubLittle Creek Country Club
to South Charleston 7.7 km
Shawnee Golf Course
to Dunbar 12.3 km
Scarlet Oaks Country Club
to Nitro 18.8 km
Edgewood Country ClubDeer Run Golf Course
to Winfield 29.2 km