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Living in Charleston

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

Charleston does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Charleston neighborhoods are Downtown, West Side and East End.

Nearby Apartments

32 Walk Score of Charleston, WV

Charleston is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Most errands require a car in Charleston.

Charleston Apartments for Rent

Charleston Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Downtown 78 - 71 1,843
2 West Side 67 - 49 4,998
3 East End 64 - 69 3,911
4 Kanawha City 58 - 50 4,463
5 South Hills 42 - 22 1,760
6 Edgewood 37 - 18 1,293
7 South Ruffner 29 - 38 1,337
8 Oakwood 17 - 12 1,901
9 North Charleston 15 - 22 1,933
10 Fort Hill 7 - 8 567
11 Loudon Heights 5 - 7 694

Eating & Drinking

There are about 224 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Charleston.

People in Charleston can walk to an average of 1.0 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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28 Bike Score of Charleston, WV

Charleston is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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