In 2018, South Charleston, WV had a population of 12.7k people with a median age of 42.1 and a median household income of $52,038. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of South Charleston, WV declined from 12,902 to 12,686, a -1.67% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,885 to $52,038, a 2.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Charleston, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (81.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.17%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (7%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.81%), and White (Hispanic) (1.24%). NaNk% of the people in South Charleston, WV speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in South Charleston, WV are BridgeValley Community & Technical College (589 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in South Charleston, WV is $133,100, and the homeownership rate is 70.4%. Most people in South Charleston, WV commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.8 minutes. The average car ownership in South Charleston, WV is 2 cars per household.