In 2018, Charleston City PUMA, SC had a population of 211k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $64,675. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Charleston City PUMA, SC grew from 208,204 to 211,192, a 1.44% increase and its median household income grew from $61,423 to $64,675, a 5.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Charleston City PUMA, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (68.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.2%), White (Hispanic) (2.89%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.52%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.31%). 4.41% of the people in Charleston City PUMA, SC speak a non-English language, and 98.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Charleston (South & West) & Berkeley (South) Counties--Charleston City PUMA, SC are College of Charleston (2,574 degrees awarded in 2017), Medical University of South Carolina (1,051 degrees), and Citadel Military College of South Carolina (1,033 degrees).
The median property value in Charleston City PUMA, SC is $288,700, and the homeownership rate is 63.9%. Most people in Charleston City PUMA, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Charleston City PUMA, SC is 2 cars per household.