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

Charleston’s Administration

Address of Charleston mayorCharlestonCity hall Charleston
PO BOX 2749

CHARLESTON WV 25330
United States

http://www.cityofcharleston.org
city hall phone number+1 304-348-8174
city hall fax numberNot available
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Charleston WV official websitewww.cityofcharleston.org
Charleston town mayorDanny Jones

Charleston town demography

Name of Charleston town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants53 421 population1 / 680
Charleston town population density1 639,9 pop/sq mi (633,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Charleston, WV

How to get 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

Schools in Charleston WV

Elementary schools in Charleston

Chamberlain Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 219

Cross Lanes Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 339

Edgewood Elementary

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 441

Elk Elementary Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 514

Flinn Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : K, High grade : 4
Students : 512

Grandview Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 218

Holz Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 245

Kanawha City Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 309

Kenna Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 185

Malden Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 244

Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 401

Mary Ingles Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 157

Overbrook Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 389

Piedmont Year-Round Education

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 372

Pt. Pleasant Intermediate

District of Mason County Schools
Low grade : 3, High grade : 6
Students : 395

Pt. Pleasant Primary

District of Mason County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 2
Students : 361

Ruffner Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 294

Shoals Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 220

Weberwood Elementary School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 265

Middle schools in Charleston

Andrew Jackson Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 584

Horace Mann Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 531

John Adams Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 774

Sissonville Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 5, High grade : 8
Students : 639

Stonewall Jackson Middle School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 466

High schools in Charleston

Capital High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1250

George Washington High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1074

Sissonville High School

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 569

Alternative schools in Charleston

Carver Career Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 5

Chandler Academy

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 202

Garnet Career Center

District of Kanawha County Schools
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12

Private schools in Charleston

Bible Center School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 312

Blvd Adventist Academy

Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 4

Charleston Catholic High School

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 410

Charleston Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 49

Mountaineer Montessori School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 129

Sacred Heart Grade School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 370

St Agnes School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 5
Students : 86

Schools near Charleston

The top 3 most popular banks in Charleston

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

Find below all banks in Charleston :

Bank's name Number of banks 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 town administrative number

Charleston town code5414600
Charleston town postcode25330

Charleston town territory

Charleston town area32,58 sq mi (84,37 km²)
Charleston town 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 town demography

Name of Charleston town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants53 421 population1 / 680
Charleston town population density1 639,9 pop/sq mi (633,2 pop/km²)

Charleston town’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 country’s 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

Hotel offers in Charleston

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Nearby hotel : Holiday Inn Express - Charleston/Kanawha City
Holiday Inn Express - Charleston/Kanawha City
Address : 107 Alex Lane : 104 $US / 169 $US - 66
This Charleston Holiday Express Inn is 10 minutes’ drive from the University of Charleston. Guests staying at the hotel can enjoy swimming in the indoor pool or relax in the hot tub.
Nearby hotel : Budget Host Inn Charleston
Budget Host Inn Charleston
Address : 3313 Kanawha Boulevard East : 56 $US / 56 $US - 26
Located close to Interstate 77 and Interstate 64, this hotel features free Wi-Fi and rooms equipped with a refrigerator. Charleston city centre is 10 minutes’ drive. Rooms at Charleston Budget Inn offer cable TV with HBO and dark wood furnishing.
Nearby hotel : Knights Inn Charleston West Virginia
Knights Inn Charleston West Virginia
Address : 6401 MacCorkle Avenue Southeast : 50 $US / 50 $US - 120
Located off Interstates 64 and 77, this Charleston motel offers a daily continental breakfast and features rooms with free Wi-Fi and a cable TV. The West Virginia Capitol Building is 3.8 miles away.
Nearby hotel : Hampton Inn Charleston Downtown Civic Center
Hampton Inn Charleston Downtown Civic Center
Address : 1 Virginia Street West 111
Located just off I-64, this hotel is situated in downtown Charleston. It serves a daily breakfast buffet and offers a free airport shuttle. An indoor pool and jacuzzi are on site.
Nearby hotel : Best Western Charleston Plaza Hotel
Best Western Charleston Plaza Hotel
Address : 1010 Washington Street East : 89 $US / 100 $US - 156
Located in central Charleston, this hotel boasts an outdoor pool and a daily continental breakfast. Various shops and restaurant are within 10 minutes’ walk from the hotel.

Leisure and activities in the Charleston town’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