Living in Goose Creek, SC

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

Goose Creek, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
41,978
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
10.6%
Median Home
$188,300
Median Income
$68,893
Median Rent
$1,307

Goose Creek SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
7

Goose Creek, SC Crime Report

1,060
Total Crimes
2,434.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.71%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Goose Creek
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,060 2,434.3 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 105 241.1 511.3 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 11 25.3 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 77 176.8 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 955 2,193.1 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 152 349.1 533.4 340.5
Larceny 739 1,697.1 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 64 147.0 290.8 219.9

Goose Creek, SC Cost Of Living

100
Goose Creek's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Goose Creek South Carolina National Average
Overall 100 94 100
Services 98 102 100
Groceries 101 102 100
Health 96 95 100
Housing 101 80 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 121 107 100

Goose Creek, SC Photos

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Rankings for Goose Creek in South Carolina

Map Of Goose Creek, SC

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Population over time in Goose Creek

Year Population % Change
2019 41,978 1.5%
2018 41,339 0.7%
2017 41,040 1.2%
2016 40,553 2.9%
2015 39,408 2.2%
2014 38,545 2.3%
2013 37,677 3.1%
2012 36,536 2.8%
2011 35,549 2.3%
2010 34,765 -

Race / Ethnicity in Goose Creek

White
63.5% (26,662)
African American
18.9% (7,938)
American Indian
0.6% (235)
Asian
3.3% (1,385)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (203)
Two Or More
4.2% (1,758)
Hispanic
9.0% (3,797)
Race Goose Creek SC USA
White 63.5% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 18.9% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 3.3% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Goose Creek

Female
49.4% (20,719)
Male
50.6% (21,258)
Gender Goose Creek SC USA
Female 49.4% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 50.6% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Goose Creek for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (839)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (2,518)
High School / GED
25.0% (10,494)
Some College
28.0% (11,753)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (5,037)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (7,556)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,938)
Professional Degree
1.0% (419)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (419)
Education Goose Creek SC USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Goose Creek, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
4.5% (186,917)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.4% (100,091)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.9% (247,816)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.0% (337,054)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.3% (476,337)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.4% (941,520)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.3% (724,153)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.9% (794,699)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (222,491)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (166,718)
Income Goose Creek SC USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.4% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.9% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.0% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.3% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.4% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.9% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 4.6% 7.7%

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