LOCAL DATA

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34

new people
move to the region each day

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Charleston | SC | USA

Population & Demographics

Information on overall population, age, race, and household income

4x

Civilian labor force grew 4x faster than the U.S. average from 2010-2016

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Charleston | SC | USA

Labor & Employment

Overall employment by occupations, labor pool data, civilian workforce

20th

in the U.S. for Advanced Industries

Source: Brookings Institution
Charleston | SC | USA

Employers by Industry

Top public and private sector employers, also employers by key industries

84%

Charleston’s average annual pay as a percentage of U.S. average

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Charleston | SC | USA

Wage Statistics

Charleston's average annual pay as a percentage of U.S. average

$3.9

billion in economic impact of announcements made in FY 2015 - 2016

Source: South Carolina Department of Commerce
Charleston | SC | USA

Location & Expansion Log

Companies expanding or relocating to the Charleston MSA region

3

counties

Charleston | SC | USA

County Profiles

Population and demographic information for Charleston, Berkeley, Dorchester Counties and their major cities

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