WIC Offices in Charleston, West Virginia

There are 2 WIC Offices in Charleston, West Virginia, serving a population of 49,384 people in an area of 32 square miles. There is 1 WIC Office per 24,692 people, and 1 WIC Office per 15 square miles.

In West Virginia, Charleston is ranked 49th of 1046 cities in WIC Offices per capita, and 51st of 1046 cities in WIC Offices per square mile.

List of Charleston WIC Offices

Find Charleston, West Virginia WIC Offices.

Kanawha County Charleston WIC Office 4188 Washington Street West Charleston, WV

Wirt County WIC Office 88 Elizabeth Street Charleston, WV

About Charleston WIC Offices

Charleston WIC Offices are branch locations of the agency that provides access to the Women, Infants, and Children nutritional programs offered through the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food and Nutrition Service agency in Charleston, WV. The WIC program promotes the health of Charleston low-income women, infants, and children by providing food, nutrition education, and referrals to health care.

You may contact the WIC Office for questions about:
  • Charleston WIC program
  • WIC program eligibility
  • WIC program application and enrollment
  • WIC participants in Charleston, West Virginia
  • Charleston Department of Health

Charleston Children & Family Household Statistics

Find Charleston Demographics of Children Living in Households, Family Characteristics of Households with Children, Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households, Relationship of Children to Householder, and Income of Family Households with Children. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Charleston Demographics of Children Living in Households
 CharlestonKanawha County
Children Living in Households9,44437,464
Children Under Age 6 Living in Households37.1%32.9%
Children Age 6 to 11 Living in Households34.3%35.0%
Children Age 12 to 17 Living in Households28.6%32.2%
Children With Disabilities5.7%5.5%
Charleston Family Characteristics of Households with Children
 CharlestonKanawha County
Children Living in Owner-Occupied Housing Units53.3%63.3%
Children Living in Renter-Occupied Housing Units46.7%36.7%
Children Living in Married-Couple Households4,79122,233
Children Living With Male Householder1,0943,892
Children Living With Female Householder3,47810,958
Unmarried Partner of Householder Present14.4%11.3%
Charleston Children With Disabilities Living in Single-Parent Family Households
 CharlestonKanawha County
Children With Disabilities Living With Male Householder4.3%5.5%
Children With Disabilities Living With Female Householder8.4%9.1%
Charleston Relationship of Children to Householder
 CharlestonKanawha County
Own Child (Biological, Step, or Adopted)86.3%84.1%
Grandchild10.7%11.7%
Other Relatives0.7%1.9%
Foster Child or Other Unrelated Child2.3%2.4%
Charleston Income of Family Households with Children
 CharlestonKanawha County
Median Income of Households with Children$52,427$53,846
Children Living in Households Receiving Public Assistance37.8%35.1%
Children Living in Households Below the Poverty Line30.1%25.8%
Children Living in Households At or Above the Poverty Line69.9%74.2%