Charlack is a city in St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,363 at the 2010 census.
Charlack is located at 38°42′13″N 90°20′33″W / 38.70361°N 90.34250°W / 38.70361; -90.34250 (38.703651, -90.342619). The name of the city is a portmanteau, derived from its location at the intersection of St. Charles Rock Road with Lackland Road.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km), all land.
As of the census of 2010, there were 1,363 people, 565 households, and 337 families residing in the city. The population density was 5,242.3 inhabitants per square mile (2,024.1/km). There were 616 housing units at an average density of 2,369.2 per square mile (914.8/km). The racial makeup of the city was 55.8% White, 35.4% African American, 0.3% Native American, 1.5% Asian, 3.3% from other races, and 3.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.2% of the population.
There were 565 households of which 35.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 30.3% were married couples living together, 21.4% had a female householder with no husband present, 8.0% had a male householder with no wife present, and 40.4% were non-families. 30.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.02.
The median age in the city was 30.1 years. 25.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 13.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 31.5% were from 25 to 44; 22.4% were from 45 to 64; and 6.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 48.1% male and 51.9% female.
As of the census of 2000, there were 1,431 people, 572 households, and 364 families residing in the city. The population density was 5,463.1 people per square mile (2,125.0/km²). There were 631 housing units at an average density of 2,409.0 per square mile (937.0/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 61.50% White, 32.56% African American, 0.70% Native American, 0.77% Asian, 1.05% from other races, and 3.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.52% of the population.
There were 572 households out of which 35.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 35.8% were married couples living together, 21.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.2% were non-families. 27.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.05.
In the city the population was spread out with 28.9% under the age of 18, 11.3% from 18 to 24, 34.4% from 25 to 44, 17.0% from 45 to 64, and 8.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.6 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $36,493, and the median income for a family was $39,412. Males had a median income of $32,604 versus $25,143 for females. The per capita income for the city was $18,147. About 9.0% of families and 11.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.1% of those under age 18 and 3.9% of those age 65 or over.