Charleston is located in north Mississippi. Charleston is part of Tallahatchie County. Charleston has 1.35 square miles of land area and 0.01 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Charleston population is 1,801, which has shrunk 18.06% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 4.91% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Charleston median household income is $17,893 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 1.73% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Charleston median house value is $64,700 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -54.78% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.18% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Charleston is worse than the state average in quality. The Charleston area code is 662.