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Chariton, IA Real Estate

Chariton, Iowa is located in Lucas County. Nearby cities and towns include Williamson, Russell, Lucas, Derby, Millerton, Lacona, Melrose, Humeston, Melcher-Dallas, Woodburn, Le Roy, Corydon, Milo, Garden Grove, Promise City, Allerton, Marysville, Lovilia, Plano, Knoxville, Hamilton, Weldon, Osceola, New Virginia, and Sandyville. Chariton is a suburban community with a population of 4,179. The median household income is $29,652. In Chariton, 47% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 27% of the households. Half the population of Chariton commutes 9 minutes or less to work, with 66% of residents holding white collar jobs and 34% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Chariton, IA is 58 years, with 66% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 11% not occupied. In the previous year, 72 Chariton properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Chariton in the previous year was $62,321.

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Chariton, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Chariton, IA
  • 53% Single
  • 47% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

Chariton, IA
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Chariton, IA

  • 42
  • 39
  • Chariton, IA
  • Iowa

Average Age of Homes in Chariton, IA

  • 58
  • 41
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  • Iowa

Vacant Homes in Chariton, IA

  • 11%
  • 9%
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  • Iowa

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $43,216
  • $62,861
  • Chariton, IA
  • Iowa

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Chariton, IA
  • 66% Owned
  • 23% Rented
  • 64% Owned
  • 27% Rented