Real Estate Market Update for Charleston, SC
Map Information for Charleston, SC
Area Information for Charleston, SC
  • Population: 123,687
  • Median Age: 33.34 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17.72 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 4
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,135/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 19%
  • Closest Airport: Charleston Afb/international
  • Closest College: The Citadel-military Clg-south Carolina
  • Closest Jr. College: Trident Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $49,581
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 14.81%
  • Median Years in Residence: 2.89 yr
  • Median Home Sales Price: $210,081
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Panthers
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 37%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Charleston, SC
Median Age: 33.34 Married: 27% Number of Households: 54,648 Households with Children: 13,705
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Charleston, SC

      School Name Distance Type Grades GreatSchools Rating Parent Rating
      Daniel Jenkins Academy 0.5 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Garrett Academy Of Technology 0.6 mi Public 9-12 1 4
      Edmund A. Burns Elementary School 0.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 5
      Chicora Elementary School 1.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Morningside Middle School 1.5 mi Public 6-8 1 4
      Mary Ford Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 5
      Malcolm C. Hursey Elementary School 1.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 1 4
      St John Catholic School 1.6 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      Owens Christian Academy 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Palmetto Scholars Academy 1.8 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Gregg Mathis Charter High (youthbuild) 1.9 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Military Magnet Academy 2.1 mi Public 6-12 3 3
      Charleston School Of The Arts 2.1 mi Public 6-12 5 5
      Academic Magnet High School 2.1 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Liberty Hill Academy 2.1 mi Public K-12 0 0
      North Charleston High School 2.3 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Westminster Presbyterian Preschool 2.4 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Orange Grove Elementary Charter School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 4
      North Charleston Elementary School 2.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      W. B. Goodwin Elementary School 2.6 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Trinity Montessori School 2.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 0
      Riverbend Christian Academy 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      Addlestone Hebrew Academy 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Charleston Christian School 3.0 mi Private K-8 0 0
      Matilda Dunston Elementary School 3.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 2 5
      West Ashley Middle School 3.2 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      Montessori Community School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Springfield Elementary School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 5
      Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science 3.7 mi Public 6-8 1 5
      Hanahan Middle School 3.7 mi Public 5-8 4-5 4
      Ashley River Creative Arts 3.9 mi Public K-5 5 5
      Pattison's Academy For Comprehensive Education 4.1 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Hanahan High School 4.1 mi Public 9-12 3-5 3
      Lambs Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 3
      Palmetto Academy 4.3 mi Private 6-12 0 0
      Drayton Hall Elementary School 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Divine Redeemer School 4.5 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      New Israel Christian School 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 3
      Capers Preparatory Christian Academy 4.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      St. Andrews Middle School 4.6 mi Public 6-8 1 2
      West Ashley High School 4.7 mi Public 9-12 2 3
      Charleston Charter For Math And Science 4.7 mi Public 6-12 4-5 4
      Cooper School The 4.8 mi Private 1-5 0 5
      James Simons Elementary School 4.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 4
      Charles Towne Montessori School 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6 0 5
      Bishop England High School 4.9 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Charleston Catholic 5.0 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Oakland Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 4
      St. Andrews School Of Math And Science 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Hunley Park Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 4
      Midland Park Primary 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Charleston Sda School 5.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Blessed Sacrament School 5.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 4
      Burke High School 5.2 mi Public 7-12 1 2
      Stono Park Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 4
      Sanders-clyde Elementary School 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 1 4
      Mitchell Elementary School 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Charleston Development Academy 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3-5 5
      Daniel Island School 5.5 mi Public K-8 5 4
      C. E. Williams Middle School For Creative & Scient 5.7 mi Public 6-8 4 4
      Ashley Hall School 5.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 5
      Hanahan Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 4-5 5
      Charleston Progressive 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 4
      Porter-gaud School 6.2 mi Private 1-12 0 4
      Mason Preparatory School 6.2 mi Private 1-8 0 5
      Buist Academy 6.2 mi Public K-8 5 5
      Memminger Elementary School 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 0 3
      Charleston Day School 6.6 mi Private 1-8 0 5
      R. B. Stall High School 6.7 mi Public 9-12 1 2
      Pinehurst Elementary School 6.7 mi Public 2-5 1 0
      Northwoods Middle 6.8 mi Public 6-8 1 3
      Cathedral Academy 6.9 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Northside Christian School 6.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 3
      First Baptist School 7.0 mi Private K-12 0 4
      Pepperhill Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 4
      The O'quinn School 7.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Fort Dorchester High School 7.6 mi Public 9-12 3 3
      Eagle Nest Elementary School 7.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      River Oaks Middle School 7.8 mi Public 6-8 4 3
      Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School 7.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3-5 4
      Murray Lasaine Elementary School 7.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2-5 3
      A. C. Corcoran Elementary School 8.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 2
      Fort Johnson Middle School 8.5 mi Public 6-8 4-5 5
      James Island Middle School 8.8 mi Public 6-8 3-5 2
      Nativity School 9.1 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 5
      Stiles Point Elementary School 9.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Harbor View Elementary School 9.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4-5 5
      James Island Charter High School 9.6 mi Public 9-12 4-5 3
      Apple Charter School 9.6 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Septima Clark Corporate Academy 10.4 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      James Island Elementary School 10.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 3
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: GreatSchools.org and Onboard Informatics © 2014
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