Charleston, AR Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,304 housing units in Charleston. This represents a 45.7% growth from 895 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 1,304 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Charleston is about 72.2%. Charleston's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 8.4%. Average household size is 2.43 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Charleston were built after 1974.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.70%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms27.50%
Three Bedrooms57.30%
Four Bedrooms5.50%
Five Bedrooms or more1.20%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.4
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$59,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$45,000

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.5
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$296

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage5%
Home Equity Loan1.40%
Simple Mortgage54.20%
Debt Free39.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs14.1%