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 households in Charleston City PUMA, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.2% of the residents in Charleston City PUMA, SC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Charleston (South & West) & Berkeley (South) Counties--Charleston City PUMA, SC are College of Charleston (2,637 degrees awarded in 2019), Citadel Military College of South Carolina (1,043 degrees), and Medical University of South Carolina (1,007 degrees).
In 2018, the median property value in Charleston City PUMA, SC was $288,700, and the homeownership rate was 63.9%. Most people in Charleston City PUMA, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Charleston City PUMA, SC was 2 cars per household.