In 2021, South Charleston, WV had a population of 13.6k people with a median age of 43.9 and a median household income of $54,954. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of South Charleston, WV grew from 12,461 to 13,595, a 9.1% increase and its median household income grew from $51,021 to $54,954, a 7.71% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Charleston, WV are White (Non-Hispanic) (81%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (7.06%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.99%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.28%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.21%).
None of the households in South Charleston, WV reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.7% of the residents in South Charleston, WV are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in South Charleston, WV are BridgeValley Community & Technical College (344 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in South Charleston, WV was $126,600, and the homeownership rate was 71.1%.
Most people in South Charleston, WV drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in South Charleston, WV was 2 cars per household.