In 2018, Charleston County, SC had a population of 406k people with a median age of 38.2 and a median household income of $63,459. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Charleston County, SC grew from 401,438 to 405,905, a 1.11% increase and its median household income grew from $60,555 to $63,459, a 4.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Charleston County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.3%), White (Hispanic) (4.05%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.71%), and Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.63%). N/A% of the people in Charleston County, SC speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Charleston County, SC are Trident Technical College (2,892 degrees awarded in 2017), College of Charleston (2,574 degrees), and Medical University of South Carolina (1,051 degrees).
The median property value in Charleston County, SC is $339,900, and the homeownership rate is 62%. Most people in Charleston County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Charleston County, SC is 2 cars per household.