North Charleston SnackAbility

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

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North Charleston, South Carolina Info Snack

North Charleston is the third-largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, with incorporated areas in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties. On June 12, 1972, the city of North Charleston was incorporated and was rated as the ninth-largest city in South Carolina. As of the 2010 Census, North Charleston had a population of 97,471, growing to an estimated population of 108,304 in 2015, and with a current area of more than 76.6 square miles (198.5 km2). As defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, for use by the U.S. Census Bureau and other U.S. Government agencies for statistical purposes only, North Charleston is included within the Charleston?North Charleston?Summerville metropolitan area and the Charleston-North Charleston urban area. North Charleston is one of the state's major industrial centers and is the state's top city in gross retail sales.
Population
108,186
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
22.8%
Median Home
$155,900
Median Income
$39,944
Median Rent
$952

Rankings for North Charleston in South Carolina

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1

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2

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3

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Population 49,122

4

Sangaree, SC
Population 8,161

5

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Population 21,729

6

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7

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8

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Map Of North Charleston, SC

Population over time in North Charleston

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in North Charleston Per 100k

Crime North Charleston SC USA
Violent Crime 921.8 506.2 382.9
Murder 31.4 7.8 5.3
Robbery 274.0 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 549.8 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 5652.0 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 825.7 623.1 430.4
Larceny 4211.0 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 615.4 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in North Charleston

White
37.4% (40,414)
African American
46.8% (50,629)
American Indian
0.2% (180)
Asian
2.1% (2,220)
Hawaiian
0.1% (100)
Other
0.2% (217)
Two Or More
2.9% (3,156)
Hispanic
10.4% (11,270)
Race North Charleston SC USA
White 37.4% 63.8% 61.5%
African American 46.8% 27.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.4% 5.5% 17.6%

Household Income For North Charleston, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.9% (1,071,041)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (822,213)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.1% (1,525,422)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.5% (1,352,325)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (1,547,059)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (2,012,259)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (1,103,497)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.6% (930,399)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (270,465)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (173,097)
Income North Charleston SC USA
Less than $10,000 9.9% 8.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.1% 11.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.5% 11.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 14.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.6% 11.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in North Charleston

Female
50.9% (55,060)
Male
49.1% (53,125)
Gender North Charleston SC USA
Female 50.9% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 48.6% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
4.9% (5,285)
9-12th Grade
11.6% (12,571)
High School / GED
30.2% (32,697)
Some College
21.3% (23,004)
Associate's Degree
9.9% (10,739)
Bachelor's Degree
15.6% (16,902)
Master's Degree
5.2% (5,640)
Professional Degree
0.9% (949)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (394)
Education North Charleston SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.9% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.6% 9.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.2% 29.4% 27.3%
Some College 21.3% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.9% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.6% 17.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.2% 7.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.9% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.1% 1.4%

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