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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 East End.

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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

Photo of Pennsylvania Ave in Charleston

Pennsylvania Ave

Most errands require a car in Charleston.

Charleston Neighborhoods




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1 Downtown 76 - - 1,843
2 West Side 63 - - 4,998
3 East End 57 - - 3,911
4 Kanawha City 56 - - 4,463
5 South Hills 41 - - 1,760
6 Edgewood 34 - - 1,293
7 South Ruffner 30 - - 1,337
8 North Charleston 15 - - 1,933
9 Oakwood 13 - - 1,901
10 Loudon Heights 5 - - 694
11 Fort Hill 4 - - 567

Eating & Drinking

There are about 245 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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