Folly Beach strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):
College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Folly Beach to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||8 miles S of Charleston, South Carolina (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||185 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina|
|Metro Area||Charleston - North Charleston|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||29439|
|Phone Area Codes||843|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||42 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||59 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||77 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||62 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||46.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Apr Temp||54 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||74 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||58 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||49.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||35 to 58 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 76 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 91 F|
|Oct Temp||53 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||53.4 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.51|
|American Indian & Alaskan||10||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||30||1.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,263|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||4.9%|
|French (except Basque)||1.8%|
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Penn Foster College
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Del Mar, California||85.2||36.5%||14.1%||72.4%||23||$92,270||3.7%||5.9%||4,389||8.7%||44.9||6.4%||3|
|2. Surf City, North Carolina||82||33.6%||16.3%||28.7%||30||$48,854||2.5%||2.2%||1,393||15.4%||101.2||68%||3.6|
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