Real Estate Market Update for North Charleston, SC
Welcome to August's Market Update. Let’s take a look at residential real-estate activity in your area during the month of July. The number of active listings was down 25% from one year earlier, and up 2% from the previous month. This recent increase reflected a larger selection of homes for buyers to choose from. As you can see, the median listing price for the month was just under 220-thousand dollars. Compared to last year, the average number of days units spent on the market before being sold was down 7%. This lower number of days may signal a positive trend in the local inventory-turnover rate. The median sale price was just over 160-thousand dollars. The number of units sold increased 6% year-over-year, and decreased 16% month-over-month. Higher year-over-year figures indicate that more buyers have been finding what they're looking for. Thanks for watching. We hope you use this information to make smart, informed decisions in your upcoming real-estate transactions. Feel free to contact us for more information or further assistance.
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Map Information for North Charleston, SC
Area Information for North Charleston, SC
  • Population: 107,005
  • Median Age: 33.09 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 22 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 1,456/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 27.17%
  • Closest Airport: Charleston Afb/international
  • Closest College: Charleston Southern University
  • Closest Jr. College: Trident Technical College
  • Median Household Income: $40,563
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 23%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $160,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Charleston (sc) Riverdogs (a)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 41.37%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for North Charleston, SC
Median Age: 33.09 Married: 29% Number of Households: 40,718 Households with Children: 12,391
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 North Charleston, SC

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Pinehurst Elementary School 0.5 mi Public 2-5 1 0
      Northwoods Middle 0.6 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Northside Christian School 0.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Hanahan Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-4 4 0
      Midland Park Primary 1.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      A. C. Corcoran Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Pepperhill Elementary School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Divine Redeemer School 2.3 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      R. B. Stall High School 2.4 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Hanahan High School 2.8 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Cathedral Academy 2.9 mi Private K-12 0 0
      Palmetto Scholars Academy 3.3 mi Public 6-12 5 3
      Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School 3.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Matilda Dunston Elementary School 3.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 2 0
      Hanahan Middle School 3.6 mi Public 5-8 4 0
      Hunley Park Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Lambs Elementary School 4.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Fort Dorchester High School 4.1 mi Public 9-12 4 3
      North Charleston Creative Arts Elementary 4.4 mi Public K-3 1 0
      Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science 4.5 mi Public 6-8 1 0
      Charleston School Of The Arts 4.6 mi Public 6-12 5 4
      Academic Magnet High School 4.6 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Liberty Hill Academy 4.7 mi Public K-12 0 0
      Morningside Middle School 5.0 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Eagle Nest Elementary School 5.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      River Oaks Middle School 5.0 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      North Charleston Elementary School 5.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Malcolm C. Hursey Elementary School 5.4 mi Public 3-8 2 0
      W. B. Goodwin Elementary School 5.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      North Charleston High School 5.6 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Garrett Academy Of Technology 5.9 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Meeting Street Elementary At Brentwood 6.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      St John Catholic School 6.4 mi Catholic K-8 0 0
      Chicora Elementary School 6.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Edmund A. Burns Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Daniel Jenkins Creative Learning Center 6.7 mi Public 4-8 0 0
      Owens Christian Academy 6.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Mary Ford Elementary School 7.4 mi Public K-5 0 0
      Military Magnet Academy 7.5 mi Public 6-12 2 4
      Gregg Mathis Charter High (youthbuild) 7.8 mi Public 9-12 0 0
      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: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
      Local Weather for North Charleston, SC
        Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.