James Island is a city located in South Carolina. James Island has a 2020 population of 12,175. James Island is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 8.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,230 in 2010.
The average household income in James Island is $98,432 with a poverty rate of 5.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,625 per month, and the median house value is $341,000. The median age in James Island is 44.1 years, 43.3 years for males, and 44.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of James Islandwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 83.39%.
95.51% of James Island residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.79% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in James Island is White, with 5.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in James Island is Hispanic, with 30.00% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.93%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in James Island
97.08% of James Island residents were born in the United States, with 48.06% having been born in South Carolina. 1.22% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.