North Charleston, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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North Charleston, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
113,880
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
19.7%
Median Home
$184,600
Median Income
$47,201
Median Rent
$1,084

North Charleston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

North Charleston, SC Crime Report

7,343
Total Crimes
6,249.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
166.38%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
North Charleston
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 7,343 6,249.2 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,345 1,144.7 530.7 387.8
Murder 38 32.3 10.5 6.5
Robbery 318 270.6 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 899 765.1 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 5,998 5,104.6 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 651 554.0 448.0 314.2
Larceny 4,667 3,971.8 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 680 578.7 282.1 246.0

North Charleston, SC Cost Of Living

97
North Charleston's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense North Charleston South Carolina National Average
Overall 97 93 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 105 105 100
Health 97 95 100
Housing 82 80 100
Transportation 96 94 100
Utilities 123 105 100

North Charleston, SC Photos

City Of North Charleston City Hall
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Rankings for North Charleston in South Carolina

Map Of North Charleston, SC

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Population over time in North Charleston

Year Population % Change
2020 113,880 3.6%
2019 109,886 1.6%
2018 108,186 2.0%
2017 106,113 1.9%
2016 104,146 2.0%
2015 102,143 2.1%
2014 100,018 1.9%
2013 98,150 2.0%
2012 96,221 1.8%
2011 94,524 -

Race / Ethnicity in North Charleston

White
38.2% (43,498)
African American
43.4% (49,397)
American Indian
0.2% (233)
Asian
2.3% (2,676)
Hawaiian
0.2% (175)
Other
0.4% (500)
Two Or More
3.7% (4,165)
Hispanic
11.6% (13,236)
Race North Charleston SC USA
White 38.2% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 43.4% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.3% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.6% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in North Charleston

Female
50.2% (57,152)
Male
49.8% (56,728)
Gender North Charleston SC USA
Female 50.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in North Charleston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (5,693)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (11,388)
High School / GED
29.0% (33,025)
Some College
21.0% (23,914)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (12,526)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (19,359)
Master's Degree
6.0% (6,832)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,138)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education North Charleston SC USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For North Charleston, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.0% (909,265)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (572,655)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (1,359,040)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.3% (1,405,251)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (1,711,140)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (2,177,982)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (1,352,213)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (1,020,855)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (513,053)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (366,541)
Income North Charleston SC USA
Less than $10,000 8.0% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.3% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 5.1% 8.3%

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