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Living in Charleston

Charleston has an average Walk Score of 32 with 51,400 residents.

The most walkable Charleston neighborhoods are Downtown, West Side and Kanawha City.

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Walk Score of Charleston, WV

Charleston is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of East End Bazaar in Charleston

East End Bazaar

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Pennsylvania Ave

Most errands require a car in Charleston.

Charleston Apartments for Rent

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Rental info for 1422 Lewis St. in the Charleston area
3 bed
Walk Score 71
Rental info for 1517 Washington St. in the Charleston area
2 bed
Walk Score 65
Rental info for 1507 1/2 Jackson Street in the Charleston area
Walk Score 63
Rental info for 713 Orchard St in the Charleston area
from $600
2 bed
Walk Score 67
Rental info for 815 Walker Road in the Charleston area
3 bed
Walk Score 9
Rental info for 1566 Virginia Street East in the Charleston area
4 bed
Walk Score 58
Rental info for 5403 Noyes Avenue in the Charleston area
3 bed
Walk Score 60
Rental info for 1800 Sugar Creek Drive in the Charleston area
3 bed
Walk Score 1

Charleston Neighborhoods




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1 Downtown 75 - - 1,843
2 West Side 65 - - 4,998
3 Kanawha City 58 - - 4,463
4 East End 56 - - 3,911
5 South Hills 43 - - 1,760
6 Edgewood 35 - - 1,293
7 South Ruffner 31 - - 1,337
8 Oakwood 24 - - 1,901
9 North Charleston 17 - - 1,933
10 Fort Hill 8 - - 567
11 Loudon Heights 5 - - 694

Eating & Drinking

There are about 243 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Charleston.

People in Charleston can walk to an average of 1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for East End BazaarThe East End Bazaar is an open-air artisan market which features the perfect combination of visual art, handmade crafts, funky music, tasty food, unusual findings and interesting oddities. The Bazaar is open Saturdays 9:00 - 2:00 from April through October.

Ned Savage
on East End Bazaar

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