Living in North Charleston, SC

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

North Charleston, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
111,501
Unemployment
5.0%
Poverty
21.0%
Median Home
$174,800
Median Income
$45,510
Median Rent
$1,051

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

8,055
Total Crimes
6,985.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
182.05%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
North Charleston
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,055 6,985.4 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,114 966.1 511.3 366.7
Murder 26 22.5 9.0 5.0
Robbery 229 198.6 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 756 655.6 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 6,941 6,019.3 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 853 739.7 533.4 340.5
Larceny 5,123 4,442.7 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 965 836.9 290.8 219.9

North Charleston, SC Cost Of Living

95
North Charleston's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense North Charleston South Carolina National Average
Overall 95 94 100
Services 98 102 100
Groceries 101 102 100
Health 96 95 100
Housing 83 80 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 121 107 100

North Charleston, SC Photos

City Of North Charleston City Hall
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Th Airlift Wing
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Andre Michaux North Charleston South Carolina
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Montague Avenuec North Charleston
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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
2019 111,501 1.5%
2018 109,886 1.6%
2017 108,186 2.0%
2016 106,113 1.9%
2015 104,146 2.0%
2014 102,143 2.1%
2013 100,018 1.9%
2012 98,150 2.0%
2011 96,221 1.8%
2010 94,524 -

Race / Ethnicity in North Charleston

White
38.4% (42,766)
African American
44.2% (49,309)
American Indian
0.3% (362)
Asian
2.1% (2,316)
Hawaiian
0.1% (125)
Other
0.3% (366)
Two Or More
3.2% (3,592)
Hispanic
11.4% (12,665)
Race North Charleston SC USA
White 38.4% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 44.2% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.4% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in North Charleston

Female
51.0% (56,815)
Male
49.0% (54,685)
Gender North Charleston SC USA
Female 51.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 48.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
6.0% (6,690)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (12,265)
High School / GED
31.0% (34,565)
Some College
20.0% (22,300)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (11,150)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (17,840)
Master's Degree
5.0% (5,575)
Professional Degree
1.0% (1,115)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education North Charleston SC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
8.6% (963,125)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (661,166)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (1,480,502)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (1,348,162)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.7% (1,528,964)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.5% (2,173,356)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (1,266,415)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (1,007,061)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (427,108)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (294,236)
Income North Charleston SC USA
Less than $10,000 8.6% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.5% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 4.6% 7.7%

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