North Charleston, SC
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North Charleston Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated July 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

North Charleston Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
113,237

Age

PEOPLE OF South Carolina DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.30
5 To 17 17.74
18 To 24 10.39
25 To 34 18.84
35 To 54 24.69
55 To 64 10.80
65 Years And Over 10.25

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 84.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 22.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
North Charleston 22992 19665.287615870675 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
North Charleston 41316 19110.047457156732 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
22.8%

Employment Industries in North Charleston

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 12.7
Retail 12.4
Accommodation 11.6
Construction 9.1
Manufacturing 8.3
Administration 7.5
Education 6.6
Public Service 5.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.0
Other 4.9
Transportation 4.3
Finance 2.9
Information Technology 2.5

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 37.9
Black Or African American 45.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.3
Asian 2.1
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.1
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 10.6

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 6.0
German 6.0
English 4.3
Italian 2.5
Scottish 1.4
French 1.3
African 1.3
Polish 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.9
European 0.7
Greek 0.5
Portuguese 0.4
Dutch 0.4
British 0.3
Swedish 0.3
Brazilian 0.3
Welsh 0.3
Norwegian 0.3
Ethiopian 0.3
Canadian 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 87.8
Spanish 8.7
Portuguese 0.4
French 0.3
Chinese 0.3
Arabic 0.3
Langs. of India 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Korean 0.2
German/Yiddish 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
African languages 0.1
Thai 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Greek 0.1
Polish 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
French Creole 0.0

Foreign Born North Charleston Residents:
8.0%