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|People QuickFacts||South Charleston||West Virginia|
|Population, 2013 estimate||13,471||1,854,304|
|Population, 2012 estimate||13,532||1,856,680|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||13,620||1,852,999|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||-1.1%||0.1%|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012||-0.6%||0.2%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010||5.9%||5.6%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010||20.9%||20.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010||17.6%||16.0%|
|Female persons, percent, 2010||54.3%||50.7%|
|White alone, percent, 2010 (a)||86.9%||93.9%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2010 (a)||8.4%||3.4%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2010 (a)||0.3%||0.2%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2010 (a)||1.1%||0.7%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2010 (a)||Z||0.0%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2010||3.0%||1.5%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010 (b)||1.0%||1.2%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2010||86.4%||93.2%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||86.7%||87.9%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||2.2%||1.4%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||4.1%||2.4%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||92.4%||83.4%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||28.9%||17.9%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||16.6||25.4|
|Housing units, 2010||6,819||881,917|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||68.0%||73.7%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||27.6%||12.0%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$103,600||$97,300|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.12||2.43|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$27,354||$22,482|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$41,590||$40,400|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||12.5%||17.6%|
|Business QuickFacts||South Charleston||West Virginia|
|Total number of firms, 2007||1,605||120,381|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.3%||S|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||S|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.4%||1.3%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||F||0.0%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||S||0.7%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||26.7%||28.1%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||918,115||25,080,573|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||91,933||11,036,467|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||685,426||20,538,829|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$54,429||$11,340|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||74,442||2,553,258|
|Geography QuickFacts||South Charleston||West Virginia|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||7.61||24,038.21|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||1,766.7||77.1|