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Where is Charleston County, South Carolina?

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Charleston County is a county equivalent area found in South Carolina, USA. The county government of Charleston is found in the county seat of Charleston.

With a total 3,517.19 sq. km of land and water area, Charleston County, South Carolina is the 499th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 381,015 people, Charleston County has a total 174729 households earning 50792 on average per year.

Charleston County, South Carolina offers the following attractions to visitors: USS Clamagore (SS-343), USS Laffey (DD-724), USS Yorktown (CV-10), USCGC Ingham (WHEC-35), Charles Pinckney NHS

Charleston County, South Carolina - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 45019
Area Codes 843
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Charleston (population: 174,163), Mount Pleasant (population: 75,463), North Charleston (population: 52,001), Johns Island (population: 21,352), Hollywood (population: 8,079), Ravenel (population: 4,412), Isle of Palms (population: 4,384), Awendaw (population: 2,853), Wadmalaw Island (population: 2,841), McClellanville (population: 2,828)
Land Area 147,111 sq miles
Water Area 916 sq miles
Household Income $50,792
Housing Units 174,729
Median Home Value $236,100
High School Grads 88% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 39% of population
Retail Spending $18,348 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $1,382,702 per capita
Universities and Colleges College of Charleston, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston Southern University

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.