Ladys Island is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 13,853 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ladys Island is the 35th largest community in South Carolina.
Ladys Island real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Ladys Island house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Ladys Island is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ladys Island is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ladys Island who work in management occupations (12.35%), sales jobs (11.07%), and food service (9.24%).
Ladys Island is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Ladys Island, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Ladys Island has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Ladys Island is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Ladys Island a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Ladys Island has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Ladys Island’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Ladys Island is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
The citizens of Ladys Island are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 39.42% of adults in Ladys Island have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ladys Island in 2018 was $30,387, 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 $121,548 for a family of four. However, Ladys Island contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ladys Island is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ladys Island home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ladys Island residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ladys Island include German, Irish, English, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ladys Island is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.