In 2018, Charleston, SC had a population of 134k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $64,599. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Charleston, SC grew from 131,204 to 133,762, a 1.95% increase and its median household income grew from $61,367 to $64,599, a 5.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Charleston, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (71.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.3%), White (Hispanic) (2.55%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.88%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.45%). NaNk% of the people in Charleston, SC speak a non-English language, and 97.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Charleston, 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, SC is $308,100, and the homeownership rate is 55.1%. Most people in Charleston, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Charleston, SC is 2 cars per household.