Montgomery vs Charleston (Statistical Comparison)

Montgomery is the capital city of the US state of Alabama, whereas Charleston is the capital city of the US state of West Virginia. Today in this article, we will discuss the comparison between Montgomery and Charleston regarding various aspects.

Size

Is Montgomery (Alabama) bigger than Charleston (West Virginia)?

The total area of Montgomery is 162.27 sq mi, and the total area of Charleston is 32.64 sq mi. Montgomery is bigger than Charleston by 129.63 sq mi. Montgomery is around 4.98 times bigger than Charleston.

Area of Montgomery (Alabama): 162.27 sq mi ( 420.28 km2 )

Area of Montgomery compared to Charleston

Area of Charleston (West Virginia):  32.64 sq mi ( 84.54 km2 )

Area of Charleston compared to Montgomery

Population

According to the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Montgomery as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 198,665.

Population of Montgomery to Charleston

Based on the data provided by the United States Census Bureau, the total population of Charleston as of 1st July 2021 was estimated to be around 48,018.

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Here is some more data comparison between Montgomery and Charleston.

Official Website

Montgomery: montgomeryal.gov
Charleston: charlestonwv.gov

Counties

Montgomery: Montgomery
Charleston: Kanawha

Area Code(s)

Montgomery: 334
Charleston: 304 and 681

Montgomery Time Zone: 

UTC – 6 (Central Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 5 (Central Daylight Time)

Charleston Time Zone: 

UTC – 5 (Eastern Standard Time)

Summer (DST):
UTC – 4 (Eastern Daylight Time)

Geological Coordinates

Coordinates of Montgomery:
32° 21′ 42″ N, 86° 16′ 45″ W

Coordinates of Charleston:
38° 20′ 50″ N81° 38′ 0″ W

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