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St. Charles, Virginia
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Location of St. Charles, Virginia
Coordinates: 36°48′14″N 83°3′26″W / 36.80389°N 83.05722°W / 36.80389; -83.05722Coordinates: 36°48′14″N 83°3′26″W / 36.80389°N 83.05722°W / 36.80389; -83.05722
Country United States
State Virginia
County Lee
Area
 • Total 0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Land 0.18 sq mi (0.46 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,522 ft (464 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 128
 • Estimate 
(2019)
110
 • Density 621.47/sq mi (240.14/km2)
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP code
24282
Area code(s) 276
FIPS code 51-69792
GNIS feature ID 1497128

St. Charles is a village in Lee County, Virginia, United States.The population was 128 at the 2010 census, down from 159 at the 2000 census.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 400
1930 457 14.3%
1940 482 5.5%
1950 550 14.1%
1960 368 −33.1%
1970 368 0.0%
1980 241 −34.5%
1990 206 −14.5%
2000 159 −22.8%
2010 128 −19.5%
2019 (est.) 110 −14.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 159 people, 61 households, and 43 families living in the town. The population density was 962.3 people per square mile (361.1/km2). There were 72 housing units at an average density of 435.8 per square mile (163.5/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 99.37% White and 0.63% Asian.

There were 61 households, out of which 39.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44.3% were married couples living together, 21.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.9% were non-families. 24.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.61 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the town, the population was spread out, with 30.2% under the age of 18, 11.9% from 18 to 24, 28.3% from 25 to 44, 18.9% from 45 to 64, and 10.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females, there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $14,821, and the median income for a family was $16,875. Males had a median income of $24,583 versus $11,786 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,133. About 43.8% of families and 44.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 66.7% of those under the age of eighteen and 56.7% of those 65 or over.

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