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North Charleston Summary
North Charleston is located in South Carolina
Latitude: 32.903830
Longitude: -80.060890
Population: 66,886
Area: 42.42 sq. miles
Land: 42.32 sq. miles
Water: 0.10 sq. miles
Population Density: 1,580.59 people per sq. mile
Elevation: 112.7 feet above sea level
Time Zone: Eastern (GMT -5)
Daylight Savings: Yes
Area Codes: 843
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North Charleston Zip Codes

North Charleston Demographics

North Charleston Gender Distribution

Gender Distribution
GenderNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Male33,09949.49 %48.58 %49.04 %
Female33,78750.51 %51.42 %50.96 %
Males / Female0.98-0.940.96
Total Population66,886100.00 %--
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North Charleston Age Distribution

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Age Distribution
Age GroupNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Under 5 years4,9467.39 %6.60 %6.83 %
5 to 9 years5,6198.40 %7.11 %7.31 %
10 to 14 years5,6308.42 %7.24 %7.30 %
15 to 19 years5,2197.80 %7.36 %7.20 %
20 to 24 years5,2157.80 %7.02 %6.75 %
25 to 34 years10,42715.59 %13.98 %14.17 %
35 to 44 years11,16916.70 %15.58 %16.01 %
45 to 54 years8,14012.17 %13.72 %13.37 %
55 to 59 years2,6263.93 %5.15 %4.79 %
60 to 64 years2,1283.18 %4.14 %3.84 %
65 to 74 years3,3034.94 %6.73 %6.53 %
75 to 84 years1,9612.93 %4.11 %4.38 %
85 years and over5030.75 %1.25 %1.50 %
Age StatisticsNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Median age (years)31.4-36.737.7
18 years and over47,50071.02 %74.83 %74.27 %
Male
23,09434.53 %35.70 %35.85 %
Female
24,40636.49 %39.13 %38.42 %
21 years and over44,47866.50 %70.14 %69.92 %
62 years and over6,99710.46 %14.50 %14.65 %
65 years and over5,7678.62 %12.10 %12.42 %
Male
2,3093.45 %4.90 %5.12 %
Female
3,4585.17 %7.19 %7.30 %
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North Charleston Racial Profile

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Racial Profile Chart
RaceNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
One race65,69998.23 %99.00 %97.55 %
White
28,35742.40 %67.19 %75.21 %
Black or African American
34,90052.18 %29.54 %12.26 %
American Indian and Alaska Native
2250.34 %0.34 %0.87 %
Asian
1,2731.90 %0.90 %3.59 %
Asian Indian
960.14 %0.21 %0.59 %
Chinese
2080.31 %0.15 %0.85 %
Filipino
5750.86 %0.16 %0.65 %
Japanese
570.09 %0.06 %0.28 %
Korean
560.08 %0.09 %0.38 %
Vietnamese
2140.32 %0.11 %0.39 %
Other Asian
670.10 %0.12 %0.45 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
690.10 %0.04 %0.14 %
Native Hawaiian
110.02 %0.01 %0.05 %
Guamanian or Chamorro
300.04 %0.01 %0.02 %
Samoan
100.01 %0.01 %0.03 %
Other Pacific Islander
180.03 %0.01 %0.04 %
Some other race
8751.31 %1.00 %5.48 %
Hispanic StatisticsNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)2,1533.22 %2.37 %13.70 %
Mexican
1,1691.75 %1.32 %7.24 %
Puerto Rican
3340.50 %0.30 %2.46 %
Cuban
730.11 %0.07 %0.44 %
Other Hispanic or Latino
5770.86 %0.68 %3.55 %
Not Hispanic or Latino64,73396.78 %97.63 %86.30 %
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North Charleston Social Profile

North Charleston School Enrollment

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School Enrollment Chart
School EnrollmentNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school19,572100.00 %--
Nursery school, preschool
1,3747.02 %6.53 %6.47 %
Kindergarten
1,0375.30 %5.97 %5.43 %
Elementary school (grades 1-8)
9,53848.73 %45.04 %43.92 %
High school (grades 9-12)
4,28621.90 %21.87 %21.38 %
College or graduate school
3,33717.05 %20.59 %22.81 %
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North Charleston Education Level

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Education Level Chart
Education LevelNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 25 years and over40,597100.00 %--
Less than 9th grade
2,9117.17 %8.31 %7.55 %
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
7,39418.21 %15.35 %12.05 %
High school graduate (includes equivalency)
11,56428.48 %29.97 %28.63 %
High school or higher
30,29274.62 %76.34 %80.40 %
Some college, no degree
9,94724.50 %19.27 %21.05 %
Associate degree
2,7756.84 %6.68 %6.32 %
Bachelor's degree
4,22310.40 %13.54 %15.54 %
Bachelor's degree or higher
6,00614.79 %20.42 %24.40 %
Graduate or professional degree
1,7834.39 %6.88 %8.86 %
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North Charleston Ancestry Distribution

Ancestry Distribution
AncestryNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total ancestries reported59,440100.00 %--
Arab140.02 %0.19 %0.42 %
Czech930.16 %0.20 %0.59 %
Danish840.14 %0.14 %0.50 %
Dutch5320.90 %1.10 %1.58 %
English3,7406.29 %9.48 %8.53 %
French (except Basque)1,1231.89 %2.05 %2.90 %
French Canadian4720.79 %0.38 %0.85 %
German4,8228.11 %9.76 %14.93 %
Greek890.15 %0.27 %0.40 %
Hungarian920.15 %0.23 %0.49 %
Irish3,6876.20 %9.19 %10.65 %
Italian1,2282.07 %2.35 %5.47 %
Lithuanian490.08 %0.09 %0.23 %
Norwegian2140.36 %0.41 %1.56 %
Polish6181.04 %1.06 %3.12 %
Portuguese340.06 %0.09 %0.41 %
Russian990.17 %0.26 %0.92 %
Scotch-Irish8471.42 %3.41 %1.50 %
Scottish6951.17 %2.12 %1.70 %
Slovak1070.18 %0.09 %0.28 %
Subsaharan African6451.09 %0.92 %0.62 %
Swedish2620.44 %0.49 %1.39 %
Swiss560.09 %0.18 %0.32 %
Ukrainian480.08 %0.09 %0.31 %
United States or American4,3607.34 %16.10 %7.18 %
Welsh2800.47 %0.49 %0.61 %
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)2500.42 %0.17 %0.65 %
Other ancestries34,90058.71 %38.70 %31.89 %
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North Charleston Economy

North Charleston Employment

GroupNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Population 16 years and over49,690100.00 %--
Males 16 years and over
24,47049.25 %47.77 %48.32 %
Females 16 years and over
25,22050.75 %52.23 %51.68 %
In labor force
32,02864.46 %63.40 %63.63 %
Males in labor force
16,62751.91 %52.61 %53.52 %
Females in labor force
15,40148.09 %47.39 %46.48 %
Civilian labor force
30,82662.04 %62.24 %63.10 %
Employed
28,21056.77 %58.60 %59.39 %
Unemployed
2,6165.26 %3.64 %3.71 %
Unemployment level
-8.17 %5.75 %5.84 %
Armed Forces
1,2022.42 %1.16 %0.53 %
Not in labor force
17,66235.54 %36.60 %36.37 %
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Employment Type Chart
Employment TypeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Private wage and salary workers20,99974.44 %78.11 %78.40 %
Government workers5,84120.71 %15.89 %14.66 %
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business1,3154.66 %5.74 %6.64 %
Unpaid family workers550.19 %0.27 %0.31 %
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North Charleston Occupations

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Occupation Chart
OccupationNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Management, professional, and related occupations6,64723.56 %29.05 %33.60 %
Service occupations5,44419.30 %14.72 %14.87 %
Sales and office occupations8,15128.89 %25.19 %26.70 %
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations180.06 %0.59 %0.74 %
Construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations3,27511.61 %11.46 %9.47 %
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations4,67516.57 %18.99 %14.63 %
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North Charleston Employment by Industry

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Industry Chart
IndustryNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining220.08 %1.14 %1.87 %
Construction2,4028.51 %8.25 %6.80 %
Manufacturing3,03510.76 %19.42 %14.09 %
Wholesale trade8523.02 %3.31 %3.60 %
Retail trade3,96014.04 %11.93 %11.73 %
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities1,8626.60 %5.03 %5.19 %
Information5361.90 %2.11 %3.08 %
Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing1,2624.47 %5.63 %6.87 %
Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services2,2557.99 %6.88 %9.28 %
Educational, health and social services5,21018.47 %18.62 %19.92 %
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services3,08510.94 %8.28 %7.86 %
Other services (except public administration)1,5545.51 %4.70 %4.88 %
Public administration2,1757.71 %4.70 %4.83 %
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North Charleston Income

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Household Income Chart
Household IncomeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Households24,741100.00 %1,534,150106,788,273
Less than $10,000
3,52014.23 %11.85 %9.86 %
$10,000 to $14,999
1,8547.49 %6.95 %6.40 %
$15,000 to $24,999
4,31917.46 %14.34 %12.89 %
$25,000 to $34,999
3,78015.28 %13.92 %12.79 %
$35,000 to $49,999
4,28617.32 %17.57 %16.44 %
$50,000 to $74,999
4,31817.45 %18.82 %19.30 %
$75,000 to $99,999
1,6786.78 %8.44 %10.14 %
$100,000 to $149,999
7312.95 %5.32 %7.65 %
$150,000 to $199,999
830.34 %1.30 %2.18 %
$200,000 or more
1720.70 %1.50 %2.35 %
Median household income (dollars)$34,996.67-$33,928.38$39,349.33
Average household size2.64-2.542.58
Average income per member of household$13,239.76-$13,347.65$15,252.86
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North Charleston Commute

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Commute Chart
TypeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Workers 16 years and over28,800100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
21,04373.07 %79.39 %75.65 %
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
4,73216.43 %14.04 %12.23 %
Public transportation (including taxicab)
1,2814.45 %0.85 %4.73 %
Walked
8162.83 %2.34 %2.94 %
Other means
5601.94 %1.29 %1.20 %
Worked at home
3681.28 %2.10 %3.25 %
Mean travel time to work (minutes)23 minutes-28.0 minutes26.3 minutes
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North Charleston Housing

North Charleston Occupancy

Housing OccupancyNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units27,481100.00 %1,753,454117,282,697
Occupied housing units
24,68789.83 %87.47 %91.00 %
Owner-occupied housing units
13,25448.23 %63.16 %60.30 %
Renter-occupied housing units
11,43341.60 %24.31 %30.70 %
Vacant housing units
2,79410.17 %12.53 %9.00 %
For seasonal or occasional use
1000.36 %4.00 %3.06 %
Homeowner vacancy rate1.77 %-1.87 %2.21 %
Rental vacancy rate9.70 %-10.74 %7.86 %
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.67-2.552.62
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.61-2.432.45
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Structures

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Structures Chart
Structure TypeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units27,512100.00 %--
1-unit, detached
15,05554.72 %61.51 %60.37 %
1-unit, attached
1,4545.28 %2.29 %5.68 %
2 units
1,6636.04 %2.49 %4.29 %
3 or 4 units
1,8466.71 %3.31 %4.72 %
5 to 9 units
2,6259.54 %4.43 %4.66 %
10 to 19 units
9763.55 %2.37 %3.99 %
20 or more units
5642.05 %3.19 %8.59 %
Mobile home
3,30812.02 %20.27 %7.49 %
Boat, RV, van, etc.
210.08 %0.15 %0.22 %
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North Charleston Rooms

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Rooms Chart
Rooms per residence unitNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Total housing units27,512100.00 %--
1 room
2971.08 %0.60 %2.21 %
2 rooms
1,0403.78 %2.44 %4.88 %
3 rooms
2,83210.29 %6.83 %10.06 %
4 rooms
5,08618.49 %17.55 %15.95 %
5 rooms
7,06925.69 %24.95 %20.92 %
6 rooms
5,47219.89 %21.21 %18.39 %
7 rooms
3,29511.98 %13.00 %11.98 %
8 rooms
1,4935.43 %7.36 %7.99 %
9 or more rooms
9283.37 %6.06 %7.63 %
Median (rooms)5.3-5.35.5
Occupants per roomNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Occupied housing units24,685100.00 %--
1.00 or less
23,17593.88 %84.65 %85.63 %
1.01 to 1.50
9773.96 %1.97 %2.83 %
1.51 or more
5332.16 %0.85 %2.54 %
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North Charleston Household Heating

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Household Heating Pie Chart
Household heating fuel typeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Utility gas8,89332.32 %22.96 %46.07 %
Bottled, tank, or LP gas2891.05 %7.49 %5.96 %
Electricity15,24255.40 %51.04 %27.62 %
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.1380.50 %4.47 %8.06 %
Coal or coke00.00 %0.01 %0.12 %
Wood170.06 %1.10 %1.51 %
Solar energy00.00 %0.03 %0.05 %
Other fuel170.06 %0.12 %0.35 %
No fuel used890.32 %0.26 %1.25 %
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North Charleston Property Value

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Property Pie Chart
Property TypeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Specified owner-occupied units10,839100.00 %--
Less than $50,000
1,70715.75 %13.20 %10.14 %
$50,000 to $99,999
6,05855.89 %40.87 %30.62 %
$100,000 to $149,999
1,92417.75 %22.13 %23.60 %
$150,000 to $199,999
7266.70 %11.06 %14.50 %
$200,000 to $299,999
2262.09 %7.43 %11.81 %
$300,000 to $499,999
1781.64 %3.65 %6.42 %
$500,000 to $999,999
00.00 %1.26 %2.34 %
$1,000,000 or more
200.18 %0.39 %0.56 %
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North Charleston Mortgage Status

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Mortgage Payment Pie Chart
Mortgage paymentsNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
With a mortgage7,91573.02 %66.83 %69.56 %
Less than $300
620.57 %0.80 %0.50 %
$300 to $499
6005.54 %5.78 %3.97 %
$500 to $699
1,56814.47 %12.57 %8.97 %
$700 to $999
3,24829.97 %20.82 %17.28 %
$1,000 to $1,499
1,89917.52 %17.45 %20.91 %
$1,500 to $1,999
3483.21 %5.71 %9.93 %
$2,000 or more
1901.75 %3.70 %7.99 %
Not mortgaged2,92426.98 %33.17 %30.44 %
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Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Mortgage payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent3,98836.79 %40.86 %36.58 %
15 to 19 percent1,80216.63 %17.36 %17.40 %
20 to 24 percent1,58914.66 %12.80 %13.85 %
25 to 29 percent9999.22 %8.28 %9.40 %
30 to 34 percent6746.22 %5.17 %6.01 %
35 percent or more1,70815.76 %14.31 %15.91 %
Not computed790.73 %1.21 %0.85 %
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North Charleston Rent Status

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Rent Payment Pie Chart
Rent payment amountNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Specified renter-occupied units11,349100.00 %100.00 %100.00 %
Less than $200
4744.18 %6.53 %5.40 %
$200 to $299
7496.60 %7.59 %5.26 %
$300 to $499
4,00935.32 %29.13 %22.00 %
$500 to $749
4,61940.70 %33.03 %33.46 %
$750 to $999
8777.73 %9.65 %17.03 %
$1,000 to $1,499
2161.90 %3.12 %8.60 %
$1,500 or more
240.21 %1.02 %2.89 %
No cash rent
3813.36 %9.94 %5.35 %
Median (dollars)1,57413.87 %41.91 %44.00 %
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Rent Payment as Percentage of Income Pie Chart
Rent payment as a percentage of incomeNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
Less than 15 percent2,06118.16 %19.07 %18.07 %
15 to 19 percent1,56213.76 %14.21 %14.26 %
20 to 24 percent1,61514.23 %11.88 %12.73 %
25 to 29 percent1,0749.46 %8.95 %10.37 %
30 to 34 percent7626.71 %6.50 %7.32 %
35 percent or more3,54531.24 %26.80 %29.47 %
Not computed7306.43 %12.59 %7.77 %

North Charleston Vehicle Usage

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Vehicle Usage Pie Chart
Vehicles per householdNumberPercentSouth Carolina Avg.National Avg.
None3,81913.88 %7.89 %9.57 %
110,20837.10 %29.39 %31.22 %
27,93628.85 %34.19 %34.76 %
3 or more2,7229.89 %16.00 %15.45 %
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