In 2019, Charleston City PUMA, WV had a population of 192k people with a median age of 43.4 and a median household income of $45,900. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Charleston City PUMA, WV declined from 194,495 to 191,988, a −1.29% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,812 to $45,900, a 2.43% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Charleston City PUMA, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (88.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.81%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.51%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.11%), and White (Hispanic) (0.752%). 2.29% of the households in Charleston City PUMA, WV speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.3% of the residents in Charleston City PUMA, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Kanawha & Clay Counties--Charleston City PUMA, WV are University of Charleston (744 degrees awarded in 2019), BridgeValley Community & Technical College (462 degrees), and West Virginia State University (399 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Charleston City PUMA, WV was $111,100, and the homeownership rate was 69.6%. Most people in Charleston City PUMA, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Charleston City PUMA, WV was 2 cars per household.