The unemployment rate in Charleston is 4.4% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Charleston jobs have increased by 1.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Charleston's cost of living is 27.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Charleston, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Coles county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Charleston's population is 21,202 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Charleston is $95,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Charleston public schools spend $11,187 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.9 students per teacher in Charleston. More Education