Moncks Corner is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 11,986 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Moncks Corner is the 55th largest community in South Carolina. Moncks Corner 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 Moncks Corner, where the median household income is $56,423.00.
Moncks Corner real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Moncks Corner house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Moncks Corner is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Moncks Corner is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moncks Corner who work in office and administrative support (12.43%), sales jobs (7.64%), and healthcare (6.70%).
Also of interest is that Moncks Corner has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small town, Moncks Corner does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Moncks Corner citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.75% of adults 25 and older in Moncks Corner have a college degree.
The per capita income in Moncks Corner in 2018 was $24,715, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,860 for a family of four. However, Moncks Corner contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Moncks Corner is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Moncks Corner home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Moncks Corner residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Moncks Corner include German, Irish, English, Polish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Moncks Corner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.