Businesses in Charles Town, West Virginia


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 14.7%
 Professional Services: 11.2%
 Home Services: 9.7%
 Restaurants: 8.8%
 Industry: 7.7%
 Medical: 7.5%
 Education: 5.6%
 Other: 34.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair2531.5 years4.14.3
Gas stations1230 years4.02.1
Beauty salons1124.2 years3.81.9
Hairdressers1232 years4.32.1
Public administration2568.9 years3.04.3
Social work1520.7 years4.12.6
Banks1577.7 years3.32.6
Finance other1570.3 years3.72.6
Loan companies1834.6 years4.03.1
Convenience stores1159.8 years3.71.9
Grocery stores and supermarkets2228 years4.23.8
General contractors4035.3 years3.96.8
Landscaping1021.8 years4.51.7
Other construction1736.4 years4.42.9
Real estate5526.5 years4.19.4
Hotels and motels1444.6 years4.02.4
Other accommodation1545.1 years4.02.6
Construction of buildings2733.6 years4.44.6
Other membership organizations2437.3 years4.14.1
Personal services1330.2 years4.52.2
Dentists1026.6 years4.31.7
Health and medical6124.6 years4.210.4
Physicians and surgeons2318.7 years4.03.9
Accountants2229 years4.23.8
Corporate management1530.4 years5.02.6
Lawyers legal4637.7 years4.37.9
Scientific and technical services1723 years3.82.9
Churches2481.7 years4.94.1
American restaurants1438.2 years4.12.4
Bars, pubs and taverns1826.7 years4.13.1
Department stores1039.1 years4.01.7
Electronics stores1520.4 years3.92.6
Household appliances and goods1137.7 years4.51.9
Pharmacies and drug stores1650.1 years3.92.7
Shopping other1847.2 years4.03.1
Video rentals113.31.9
Area of Charles Town, West Virginia5.81 sq mi
Male Population2,842 (48.6%)
Female Population3,008 (51.4%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 -3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +40.7%
Median Age36.2
Male Median Age35.7
Female Median Age36.6
Area Codes304
NeighborhoodsCharles Town
Local TimeTuesday 10:36 AM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng39.28899° / -77.85972°
Zip Codes25414

Charles Town, West Virginia - Map

Charles Town, West Virginia Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,037 / mi²782.2 / mi²715.4 / mi²1,006 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Charles Town, West Virginia Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 40.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Charles Town, West Virginia-3%+28.7%+40.7%
West Virginia+13.3%+7.5%+2.5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Charles Town, West Virginia Median Age

Median Age: 36.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Charles Town, West Virginia36.2 years36.6 years35.7 years
West Virginia41.4 years42.7 years40 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Charles Town, West Virginia Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5251228479
85 Plus3778115
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Charles Town, West Virginia Population Density

Population Density: 1,006 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Charles Town, West Virginia5,8505.81 sq mi1,006 / mi²
West Virginia1.9 million24,230.1 sq mi77.2 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Charles Town, West Virginia Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1975 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Charles Town, West Virginia

 Inexpensive: 49.3%
 Moderate: 43.8%
 Expensive: 3.4%
 Very Expensive: 3.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Charles Town, West Virginia CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Charles Town, West Virginia114,110 t19.5 t19,637 t/mi²
West Virginia36,783,545 t19.7 t1,518 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Charles Town, West Virginia CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)114,110 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita19.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
1/17/1611:12 AM3.034.3 km4,740 m3km NE of Ranson, West
7/16/102:04 AM3.638.9 km7,030 m1km NW of Germantown,
4/26/7811:30 AM3.155.7 km15,000 mPotomac-Shenandoah
4/9/186:08 PM4.680.4

Charles Town, West Virginia

Charles Town, officially the City of Charles Town, is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia, and is also the county seat. The population was 5,259 at the 2010 United States Census.   ︎  Charles Town, West Virginia Wikipedia Page

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