Port Royal, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
13,265
Unemployment
2.7%
Poverty
5.1%
Median Home
$242,700
Median Income
$59,081
Median Rent
$1,293

Port Royal SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
9.5

Port Royal, SC Crime Report

240
Total Crimes
1,770.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.52%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Port Royal
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 240 1,770.8 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 37 273.0 530.7 387.8
Murder 1 7.4 10.5 6.5
Robbery 8 59.0 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 26 191.8 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 203 1,497.8 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 23 169.7 448.0 314.2
Larceny 172 1,269.1 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 8 59.0 282.1 246.0

Port Royal, SC Cost Of Living

108
Port Royal's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Port Royal South Carolina National Average
Overall 108 93 100
Services 110 98 100
Groceries 107 105 100
Health 96 95 100
Housing 111 80 100
Transportation 96 94 100
Utilities 105 105 100

Port Royal, SC Photos

Port Royalc Sc City Government Offices
Source: Public Domain
Port Royal Sc Sands Beach Boardwalk
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Hunting Island
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Rankings for Port Royal in South Carolina

Map Of Port Royal, SC

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3

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4

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5

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Population over time in Port Royal

Year Population % Change
2020 13,265 6.6%
2019 12,446 1.9%
2018 12,218 2.7%
2017 11,891 3.3%
2016 11,513 2.2%
2015 11,264 2.2%
2014 11,019 2.0%
2013 10,805 2.3%
2012 10,565 1.2%
2011 10,442 -

Race / Ethnicity in Port Royal

White
60.5% (8,024)
African American
21.5% (2,847)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.9% (113)
Hawaiian
0.1% (19)
Other
0.5% (66)
Two Or More
5.0% (659)
Hispanic
11.6% (1,537)
Race Port Royal SC USA
White 60.5% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 21.5% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.0% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 11.6% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Port Royal

Female
43.6% (5,780)
Male
56.4% (7,484)
Gender Port Royal SC USA
Female 43.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 56.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Port Royal for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (265)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (397)
High School / GED
17.0% (2,255)
Some College
25.0% (3,316)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (2,122)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (2,387)
Master's Degree
13.0% (1,724)
Professional Degree
5.0% (663)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (132)
Education Port Royal SC USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Port Royal, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.0% (39,804)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.0% (0)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (80,903)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (181,548)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.1% (240,446)
$50,000 to $74,999
23.3% (309,700)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.9% (264,393)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.0% (119,090)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (42,070)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (48,542)
Income Port Royal SC USA
Less than $10,000 3.0% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.0% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.1% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 23.3% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.9% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.0% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 5.1% 8.3%

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