Charles Town Jobs

  • CDL-A Truck Driver - Dedicated Runs

    Marten Transport - Charles Town, WV

    NOW OFFERING DRY VAN RUNS! Marten Transport is hiring qualified drivers for dedicated driving opportunities pulling Refrigerated & Dry Van trailers. In addition to offering...

    from Marten Transport - 8 days ago
  • Class A CDL Owner Operator HHG Truck Drivers

    Graebel Van Lines - Charles Town, WV

    HOUSEHOLD GOODS/RELOCATION Truck Driving Professional “Movers” Needed Today at Graebel When you accept a job as a CDL Truck Driver/Mover with Graebel, you will be responsible for...

    from Graebel Van Lines - 7 days ago
  • Experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver

    USA Truck - Charles Town, WV

    We’ve completed our transformation from a company famous for CDL Training to one that’s perfect for Experienced Drivers, too. We’ve upgraded our pay, driver-support teams,...

    from USA Truck - 16 days ago
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Charles Town, West Virginia

:See also Charleston, West Virginia or Charlestown. CharlesTown is a city in Jefferson County, West Virginia USA. The population was 2,907 at the 2000 census. Due to its similar name, travelers have sometimes confused this city with the state's capital, Charleston. It is the county seat of Jefferson County . Charles Washington, the founder of Charles Town, was born in Hunting Creek, now Fairfax County, Virginia on May 2, 1738. He was the youngest full brother of George Washington. He came to present Jefferson County between April and October 1780. The home of Charles Washington, Happy Retreat, was erected in 1780. In 1786, on 80 acres of his adjoining land, Charles laid out the streets of Charles Town, naming many of them after his brothers and one after his wife, Mildred. He donated the four corner lots at the intersection of George and Washington Streets for public buildings of the town and county, provided the town become the seat of the county separated from Berkeley County....more

Charles Town Careers

Among the most common occupations in Charles Town are Management, professional, and related occupations, 34%; Service occupations, 22%; and Sales and office occupations, 19%. Approximately 63 percent of workers in Charles Town, West Virginia work for companies, 24 percent work for the government and 6 percent are self-employed.

Charles Town Industries

The leading industries in Charles Town, West Virginia are Educational, health and social services, 20%; Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services, 17%; and Public administration, 10%. Simply Hired's Charles Town job listings indicate that the following industries in Charles Town are hiring the most workers:

Charles Town Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Charles Town, West Virginia is $26,579, and the median income of households in Charles Town was $32,538.

Average Salaries in Charles Town, WV

Charles Town, WV


According to our Charles Town Trends data, the number of Charles Town, West Virginia jobs has increased by 60% since October 2013.
Charles Town job trends

Charles Town Employment Statistics

Population of Charles Town
Total population 2,907
Male 47.09%
Female 52.91%
Median age 38.7
Charles Town Housing
Owner-occupied homes 51.3%
Median cost of a home $114,500
Median mortgage payment $612
Renter-occupied homes 48.7%
Vacant housing 8.0%
Median monthly rent $454
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,917
Median for all female full-time $22,241
Household Income
Less than $10,000 16%
$10,000 to $14,999 9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18%
$25,000 to $34,999 10%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 17%
$75,000 to $99,999 8%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 3%
$200,000 or more 0%
Less than 9th grade 9%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 18%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 14%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 16%
Graduate degree 8%
Marital Status
Never married 27%
Currently married 48%
Separated 3%
Widowed 9%
Divorced 14%
White 80%
Black or African American 18%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Charles Town Commute
Carpool 22.3%
Public transportation 2.5%
Average travel time 31 minutes