Charleston is a city located within West Virginia, United States.
Most areas in Charleston are quiet, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially close to the airport (Yeager Airport), one of the railway lines, West Virginia Turnpike or Interstate 77.
Most of the housing growth in Charleston took place before the 1960s. In this city, most of the dwellings are single detached homes, and the remaining homes are mainly large apartment buildings and small apartment buildings. Home owners occupy around two thirds of the units in Charleston whereas renters occupy the remainder. This city has a good variety of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms.
Getting to one of over 50 grocery stores on foot is possible for some, but not all, house buyers in Charleston. There are also over 250 restaurants in this city. In terms of education, residents may find it difficult to reach high schools and primary schools on foot. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The car is very often the best approach to navigate Charleston. It is especially convenient to find a parking spot. In contrast, most homes for sale in this city are located in areas that are not very conducive to traveling on foot since very few common errands can be run without having to use a car.