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Welcome to South Charleston ...

The village of South Charleston is located in Clark County<1>.

The pronunciation of South Charleston: CHAH-ruhlz-tuhn<2>

A typical abbreviation for South Charleston: S. Charleston

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, South Charleston has a population of 1,619 people<3> (see below for details).

South Charleston is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: South Charleston lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

South Charleston lies within the (937) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, South Charleston had an population of 1,619 people. This is a decrease of 4.37% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 12.49% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, South Charleston had a population of 1,693 people. This makes South Charleston the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of South Charleston represents 0.01% of the total population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 427th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,693 people, the population of South Charleston decreased 8.49% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,850 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for South Charleston.

Communities Also Named South Charleston ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named South Charleston - it's located in West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for South Charleston.

Communities near South Charleston ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near South Charleston.

  • Springfield [Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Clark County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of South Charleston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 58,877 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
  • Xenia [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Xenia
    • Xenia [Greene County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of South Charleston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,947 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Xenia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Xenia<6>
  • London [Madison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for London have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for London
    • London [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of South Charleston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,328 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for London<6>
  • West Jefferson [Madison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jefferson
    • West Jefferson [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of South Charleston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,431 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cedarville [Greene County]
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      • Cedarville [Greene County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,320 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedarville<6>
    • Yellow Springs [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yellow Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yellow Springs
      • Yellow Springs [Greene County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,744 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yellow Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yellow Springs<6>
    • Enon [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enon have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enon
      • Enon [Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,386 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enon<6>
    • Jamestown [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Greene County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jamestown<6>
    • Mechanicsburg [Champaign County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsburg
      • Mechanicsburg [Champaign County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,591 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg<6>
    • Jeffersonville [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jeffersonville
      • Jeffersonville [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of South Charleston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,172 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jeffersonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jeffersonville<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around South Charleston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Charleston.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of South Charleston. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around South Charleston.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around South Charleston. See our Newspapers Page for South Charleston.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Charleston ...

Looking for more information about South Charleston? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for South Charleston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for South Charleston.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Ohio

About Clark County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Charleston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clark County: www.co.clark.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Clark, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for South Charleston. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for South Charleston.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Charleston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- South Charleston) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for South Charleston. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South Charleston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Charleston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8272, Longitude: -83.6361    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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