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Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area&

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Population
761,155
2.23% growth
Median Age
36.8
Median Household Income
$57,659
2.18% growth
Poverty Rate
13%
Number of Employees
364,426
1.55% growth
Median Property Value
$213,200
1.33% growth

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Economy

The economy of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area employs 364,426 people. The economy of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is specialized in Utilities; Public Admin.; and Admin., Support, Waste Management Services, which employ respectively 1.28; 1.23; and 1.2 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area are Healthcare & Social Assistance (46,465), Retail trade (42,108), and Manufacturing (33,203), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($113,073), Utilities ($51,719), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($51,667).

Median household income in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is $57,659. Males in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,808. The income inequality of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area (measured using the Gini index) is 0.462 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area. In South Carolina the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 67 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,310. Jasper County, SC has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in South Carolina.

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The closest comparable data for the metropolitan statistical area of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is from the state of South Carolina.

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Diversity

Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is home to a population of 761,155 people, from which 97.4% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is composed of 488,308 White residents (64.2%), 196,726 Black residents (25.8%), 40,950 Hispanic residents (5.38%), 17,101 Two+ residents (2.25%), and 14,448 Asian residents (1.9%). The most common foreign languages in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area are Spanish (27,805 speakers), Tagalog (2,861 speakers), and Chinese (2,414 speakers), but compared to other places, Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area has a relative high number of Scandinavian (286 speakers), German (1,896 speakers), and French (2,183 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area awarded 9,949 degrees. The student population of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is skewed towards females, with 3,989 male students and 5,960 female students. Most students in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area are White (6,922 and 69.6%), followed by Black or African American (1,831 and 18.4%), Hispanic or Latino (360 and 3.62%), and Unknown (293 and 2.95%). The largest universities in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area by number of graduates are Trident Technical College (3,331 and 33.5%), College of Charleston (2,761 and 27.8%), and Citadel Military College of South Carolina (990 and 10%). The most popular majors in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area are General Business Administration & Management (469 and 4.71%), General Biological Sciences (233 and 2.34%), and General Psychology (217 and 2.18%). The median tuition costs in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area are $24,100 for private four year colleges, and $70 and $70 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is $213,200, which is 1.04 times larger than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $210,400 to $213,200, a 1.33% increase. The homeownership rate of Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is 65.4%, which is higher than the national average of 63.1%. People in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area have an average commute time of 24.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Charleston-North Charleston, SC Metro Area is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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