- A city in Arkansas, USA, and one of the two county seats of Franklin County.
- A city in Illinois, USA, and the county seat of Coles County.
- A city in Missouri, USA, and the county seat of Mississippi County.
- A large city and port in South Carolina, USA.
- The capital city of the state of West Virginia in the United States of America. It is the county seat of Kanawha County.
Charleston (plural Charlestons)
- A dance named for the city of Charleston, South Carolina.