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. Much of the housing stock in Hanahan was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Hanahan economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. 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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hanahan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 overall 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, and the average American community has 21.84%.
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.