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Charleston | SC | USA

Population & Demographics

The Charleston region’s population is growing 3X faster than the U.S. average, to more than 802,000. A steady stream of well-educated young talent, who come for jobs – or create their own in our business-friendly community – are helping to boost that number.

Population & Demographics

802,000

Population

37.6

Median Age

30

New People move to the region each day

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population Growth

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population by Age

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Population by Race

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

Households & Income

Households
Total Households 294,424
Median Household Income$64,283
Average Household Income$89,473
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2020.

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