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Demographics

People

Total Population1,807
Male Share of the Population43.8%
Female Share of the Population56.2%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+536
Age of the Population48

Families

% of people married31.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.6%
Median Earnings25+$25,234
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,750

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,226
% Above Poverty Level76.6%
% Below Poverty Level23.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone44.6%
Median Gross Rent$385
Median House Value$66,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)60.8%
Irish3.4%
English1.8%
French Except Basque1.6%
German1.4%
Swiss0.7%
Swedish0.5%
African0.4%
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Charleston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Tallahatchie County, Leflore County
Standard Zip Codes38921
P.O. Box Zip Codes38958
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34
Approximate Longitude-90.05

Charleston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCHARLESTON 1 N
Distance0.8 miles
Jan Temp30 to 50 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 91 F
Oct Temp49 to 75 F
Annual Precip57.7 inches
StationGRENADA 5 NNE
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp30 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 74 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 76 F
Annual Precip59 inches
StationMINTER CITY 2 SE
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp33 to 50 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip58.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Courtland672$29,667
Crowder756$31,136
Oakland792$30,216
Pope215$38,750
Sumner313$75,000
Webb389$37,232

Charleston Public Libraries

Tallahatchie County Library
102 WALNUT STREET
Charleston, Mississippi
(662) 647-2638

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Charleston Hospitals

Tallahatchie General Hospital
(Government - Local)
201 South Market Street
(662) 647-5535

Charleston Public Schools

Charleston Elementary School
412 E. Chestnut St.
ZIP: 38921
(662) 647-2679
Primary
Total Enrollment 593
Charleston High School
310 N. Cossar
ZIP: 38921
(662) 647-5359
High
Total Enrollment 340
Charleston Middle School
17 Oak Grove Road
ZIP: 38921
(662) 647-2115
Middle
Total Enrollment 330
E Tallahatchie Voc Center
310 N. Cossar Street
ZIP: 38921
(662) 647-5524
High

Charleston Private Schools

Strider Academy
3698 Ms Highway 32 Central
ZIP: 38921
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 128
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