IA

National Population : 333,590,059
Iowa State Population : 3,039,784

About Charleston, IA

Charleston, IA is located in Lee County in the state of Iowa.

The total City Population for Charleston is about 594 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $155,600.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $116,245.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $49,464.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $57,814.00 for the state of Iowa, and roughly 14% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Charleston is about .

Iowa is ranked #35 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 27.78 out of 100.

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Voting

Lee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.3% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 58.61%
Democratic: 39.09%
Libertarian: 1.43%
Other: 0.66%
Green: 0.2%


Nearby Locations

Donnellson, IA (6.30 mi.)
Montrose, IA (9.11 mi.)
Keokuk, IA (9.37 mi.)
Farmington, IA (10.49 mi.)
West Point, IA (12.38 mi.)
Fort Madison, IA (13.63 mi.)
Saint Paul, IA (14.23 mi.)
Pilot Grove, IA (14.30 mi.)
Bonaparte, IA (14.87 mi.)
Mount Sterling, IA (18.82 mi.)
Mt Sterling, IA (18.82 mi.)
Hillsboro, IA (19.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 52619
Latitude : 40.520801
Longitude : -91.563936
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 664 ft.
Area Code(s) : 319

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.63
Male Population Estimate : 52.53%
Female Population Estimate : 47.47%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 39.0
Female Median Age : 43.2

White Population Estimate : 98.82%
Black Population Estimate : 0.84%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.01%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.34%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.84%
Other Population Estimate : 0.67%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Charleston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lee County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Lee County: About 480 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lee County is about 40% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.