North Charleston, South Carolina Population 2018

North Charleston, South Carolina's estimated population is 110,861 according to the most recent United States census estimates. North Charleston, South Carolina is the 3rd largest city in South Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1504.03 people/mi² (580.71 people/km²), with a household density of 233.18 people/km² (603.92 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 32.2 years, 31.4 years for males, and 32.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 44,515 households in the city, with an average size of 2.57 people per household. The vacancy rate was 12%, with a median rent of $909/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $144,200.

The median income for households in North Charleston, South Carolina is $39,703, while the mean household income is $52,565. The per capita income is $21,176, and 18.8% of families and 22.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 35.6% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 12.7% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017110,8611,1291.03%
2016109,7326880.63%
2015109,0442,0271.89%
2014107,0172,7492.64%
2013104,2682,1052.06%
2012102,1632,2222.22%
201199,9411,9782.02%
201097,96318,32223.01%
200079,6419,42313.42%
199070,2187,73912.39%
198062,47938,979165.87%
196023,50021,000840.00%
19402,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American50,054
White47,962
Two or More Races3,109
Asian2,417
Some Other Race2,313
American Indian and Alaska Native198
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

North Charleston Sc Population Pyramid 2018

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North Charleston Sc Median Age

32.2


Total

31.4


Male

32.9


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 84,365 adults in North Charleston Sc.

North Charleston Sc Age Dependency

49.9

Age Dependency Ratio

14.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

North Charleston Sc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
5,863
Houses With Mortgage
12,231
Vacancy Rate
12
Median Rent
909
Median Home Value
144,200
Renter-Occupied Units
21,062
Owner-Occupied Units
18,094
Total Housing Units
44,515

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in North Charleston Sc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.8% and the labor force participation rate is 67.3%.

North Charleston Sc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.57
Average Family Size
3.29
Total Households
39156
Married Couple Households
13614
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1990
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7881
Non Family Households
15671
Total Families
23485
Households With Own Children
11032
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.2
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

North Charleston Sc Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,669
$10,000 to $14,999
3,076
$15,000 to $24,999
5,710
$25,000 to $34,999
4,761
$35,000 to $49,999
5,965
$50,000 to $74,999
7,383
$75,000 to $99,999
3,815
$100,000 to $149,999
3,403
$150,000 to $199,999
838
Over $200,000
536

North Charleston Sc Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

North Charleston Sc

South Carolina

$39,703

$46,898

$52,565

$64,115

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

North Charleston Sc Education Data

North Charleston Sc Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
3,6795.35%
9th to 12th Grade
8,52912.40%
High School Graduate
19,94929.01%
Some College
15,29422.24%
Associates Degree
6,7549.82%
Bachelors Degree
10,32615.02%
Graduate Degree
4,2286.15%