Charleston SC
Charleston, SC

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Charleston, SC

Founded in 1670, making it the oldest city in South Carolina, Charleston is a major tourism attraction thanks to its rich history and well-preserved architecture. The city has a reputation for its lavish restaurants, music, art, shopping and the Footlight Players – the state’s oldest community theater group. Higher education satellite campuses in the city include the College of Charleston, The Citadel and the University of South Carolina.

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Average Commute
21.8 minutes
Median Home Value
$319,787
Median Household Income
$63,500
Total Population
147,457
Median Property Tax
$1,698

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