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Living in Charleston

Charleston has an average Walk Score of 40 with 120,083 residents.

Charleston has minimal public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Charleston neighborhoods are Radcliffeborough, Mazyck - Wraggborough and Cannonborough - Elliottborough.

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Walk Score of Charleston, SC

Charleston is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Rainbow Row

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Colonial Lake

Most errands require a car in Charleston.

Charleston Apartments for Rent

Charleston Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Radcliffeborough 95 50 75 3,457
2 Mazyck - Wraggborough 93 49 85 674
3 Cannonborough - Elliottborough 92 49 75 3,441
4 Harleston Village 89 44 77 5,277
5 East Side 88 49 89 1,836
6 Gadsden Green 82 41 78 973
7 Westside 82 44 76 2,149
8 Hampton Park Terrace 76 38 78 593
9 North Central 74 38 74 2,316
10 Meeting Steet Manor - Cooper River Court 73 41 88 1,062
11 Charlestowne 71 33 80 2,703
12 Byrness Downs 64 25 78 527
13 East Central 63 39 71 645
14 Avondale 59 26 59 722
15 Wegener Terrace 52 31 70 2,484
16 East Oak Forest 51 24 61 500
17 Maryville - Ashleyville 49 22 73 841
18 Heathwood - Old Towne 47 24 56 836
19 South Windemere 44 25 72 757
20 Ardmore - Sherwood Forest 38 25 72 2,093
21 Westchester 37 19 37 725
22 Forest N'hood Coalition 37 24 75 1,210
23 Parkwood - Farmfield 37 21 45 680
24 Lenevar 33 23 46 628
25 Oak Land 29 25 49 891
26 Creek Point 25 16 37 614
27 Daniel Island 25 - 41 5,708
28 Silver Hill - Magnolia 16 33 39 628
29 Sylvan Shores 16 23 33 502
30 Shadowmoss 14 9 33 3,341
31 Stiles Point 12 - 29 814
32 Stonefield 9 17 28 1,039
33 Bayview Farms 4 - 33 534
34 Hickory Hall 4 5 32 702
35 Village Green 1 - 25 1,071

Eating & Drinking

There are about 740 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Charleston.

People in Charleston can walk to an average of 0.2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Charleston Crab House

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Fast & French Gaulart-Maliclet

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Transit Score of Charleston, SC

Charleston has Minimal Transit

It is possible to get on a bus. Find Charleston apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Charleston has minimal public transportation and about 20 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Charleston on public transit.

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Charleston has about 1 car shares from RelayRides.

Bike Score of Charleston, SC

Charleston is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Photo of Colonial Lake in Charleston

Colonial Lake

Photo of Colonial Lake in Charleston

Colonial Lake

Photo of Colonial Lake in Charleston

Colonial Lake

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White Point Garden

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Old Exchange and Provost Dungeon

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Market Street mural

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Old South Carriage Co.

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Pineapple fountain near The Battery

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Office building

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Fort Sumter House Association

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Holy Spokes Bike Share

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Moonpie General Store

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