Living in Beaufort, SC

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Beaufort, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
13,404
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$214,700
Median Income
$54,873
Median Rent
$940

Beaufort SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
9.5

Beaufort, SC Crime Report

518
Total Crimes
3,841.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
55.10%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Beaufort
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 518 3,841.3 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 58 430.1 511.3 366.7
Murder 3 22.2 9.0 5.0
Robbery 22 163.1 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 30 222.5 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 460 3,411.2 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 58 430.1 533.4 340.5
Larceny 391 2,899.5 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 11 81.6 290.8 219.9

Beaufort, SC Cost Of Living

103
Beaufort's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Beaufort South Carolina National Average
Overall 103 94 100
Services 106 102 100
Groceries 103 102 100
Health 99 95 100
Housing 103 80 100
Transportation 96 90 100
Utilities 105 107 100

Beaufort, SC Photos

Hunting Island
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Plan Of The City Of Beaufortc S
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Downtown Beaufort
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Craven Street Beaufort
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Beaufort Shrimp Festival
Source: Public Domain
Bay Street Downtown Beaufort
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Rankings for Beaufort in South Carolina

Map Of Beaufort, SC

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Population over time in Beaufort

Year Population % Change
2019 13,404 0.5%
2018 13,336 -0.6%
2017 13,413 2.6%
2016 13,074 1.8%
2015 12,839 1.1%
2014 12,702 1.0%
2013 12,582 0.5%
2012 12,522 0.3%
2011 12,489 -0.0%
2010 12,492 -

Race / Ethnicity in Beaufort

White
59.8% (8,010)
African American
27.9% (3,745)
American Indian
0.1% (10)
Asian
2.2% (292)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.5% (607)
Hispanic
5.5% (740)
Race Beaufort SC USA
White 59.8% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 27.9% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.5% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Beaufort

Female
51.7% (6,926)
Male
48.3% (6,477)
Gender Beaufort SC USA
Female 51.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Beaufort for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (536)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (670)
High School / GED
24.0% (3,216)
Some College
24.0% (3,216)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,474)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (2,412)
Master's Degree
10.0% (1,340)
Professional Degree
3.0% (402)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (134)
Education Beaufort SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Beaufort, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
10.2% (137,114)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (78,667)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.0% (106,644)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.9% (118,832)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (156,227)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (252,069)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.8% (131,851)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.5% (181,434)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.2% (95,841)
$200,000 or more
6.1% (81,714)
Income Beaufort SC USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.0% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.9% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.8% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.5% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.2% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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