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. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Moncks Corner, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Moncks Corner, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Moncks Corner’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Moncks Corner does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $65,540.00.
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 (13.22%), sales jobs (8.48%), and healthcare (6.58%).
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.
Moncks Corner is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Moncks Corner who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.88% of the adults in Moncks Corner have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Moncks Corner in 2018 was $26,383, 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 $105,532 for a family of four. However, Moncks Corner contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Moncks Corner is an extremely 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, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Moncks Corner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.