North Charleston is a city located in Berkeley County, Charleston County, and Dorchester County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 119,992, it is the 3rd largest city in South Carolina (after Charleston and Columbia) and the 242nd largest city in the United States . North Charleston is currently growing at a rate of 1.96% annually and its population has increased by 23.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 97,471 in 2010. North Charleston reached it's highest population of 119,992 in 2021. Spanning over 81 miles, North Charleston has a population density of 1,548 people per square mile.
The average household income in North Charleston is $60,738 with a poverty rate of 20.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,051 per month, and the median house value is $174,800. The median age in North Charleston is 33 years, 31.5 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.