Johns Island

Johns Island

A relatively large coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of South Carolina.

Welcome to Johns Island

Living in Johns Island

Johns Island is in Charleston; a relatively large coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of South Carolina. Johns Island is the largest island in the state of South Carolina.

Johns Island home prices are not only among the most expensive in South Carolina, but Johns Island real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Johns Island is a decidedly white-collar community, with fully 87.42% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Johns Island is a community of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers.

Also of interest is that Johns Island has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Johns Island is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

If knowledge is power, Johns Island is a pretty powerful place. 53.06% of the adults in Johns Island have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.

Johns Island is a very ethnically-diverse county. The people who call Charleston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Johns Island residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Johns Island include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Johns Island is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.

Zip Codes in Johns Island, SC


Overview for Johns Island, SC

25,146 people live in Johns Island, where the median age is 51 and the average individual income is $68,519. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,146

Total Population

51 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$68,519

Average individual Income

Around Johns Island, SC

There's plenty to do around Johns Island, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

25
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Jeremiah Farm and Goat Dairy, Sub Tropic, and Taqueria La Michoacana.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.73 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.89 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.43 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.37 miles 13 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 3.13 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.54 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Johns Island, SC

Johns Island has 10,844 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Johns Island do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 25,146 people call Johns Island home. The population density is 448.664 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,146

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

51

Median Age

47.9 / 52.1%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
10,844

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$68,519

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Johns Island, SC

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Primary Schools ()
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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Johns Island. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Mt. Zion Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Montessori School Of Johns Island
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Charleston Collegiate School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
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