The City of Charleston had a population of 697 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Charleston is located at latitude 35.2857 and longitude -84.7608 in Bradley County. The formal boundaries for the City of Charleston (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Bradley County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 728 feet.
The City of Charleston has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Charleston population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Charleston: Cowpea Capital of the World.
|Population in Households||697|
|Population in Familes||593|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.58|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||306 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||200 (65.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||70 (22.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||36 (11.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$141,346|
|Average Home Value||$163,250|
|Median Household Income||$45,088|
|Average Household Income||$50,084|
|Per Capita Income||$19,343|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||2.29%|
The table below compares Charleston to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 321||25th|
|Population Density1||# 152||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 111||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 128||70th|
|Per Capita Income||# 254||41st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.