Hanahan is a medium-sized city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 24,885 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Hanahan is the 23rd largest community in South Carolina. Hanahan has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Hanahan, where the median household income is $61,221.00.
Hanahan real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Hanahan house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hanahan is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hanahan is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hanahan who work in office and administrative support (14.02%), sales jobs (13.14%), and management occupations (10.52%).
Also of interest is that Hanahan has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The education level of Hanahan citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.34% of adults in Hanahan have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hanahan in 2010 was $29,643, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,572 for a family of four. However, Hanahan contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hanahan is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hanahan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hanahan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hanahan include Irish, German, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hanahan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.