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People

Total Population 1,432
Male Share of the Population 48.1%
Female Share of the Population 51.9%
Senior Citizens 24.2%
Employed Population 16+ 640
Age of the Population 52

Families

% of people married 61.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 32.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $69,417
% Above Poverty Level 90.1%
% Below Poverty Level 9.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 37 minutes
% Working from Home 4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone 25.9%
Median Gross Rent $842
Median House Value $357,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.8%
US/American 0%
English 10.1%
Irish 11.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Meggett Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 18 miles SW of North Charleston, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 177 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Charleston
Metro Area Charleston - North Charleston
Standard Zip Codes 29449
Phone Area Codes 843
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.717
Longitude -80.239

Meggett Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHARLESTON INTL AP
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 73 to 91 F
Oct Temp 55 to 77 F
Annual Precip 51.5 inches
Station EDISTO ISLAND
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 56 F
Apr Temp 54 to 73 F
Jul Temp 74 to 89 F
Oct Temp 57 to 76 F
Annual Precip 49 inches
Station CHARLESTON CITY
Distance 18.4 miles
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

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Meggett, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Rantowels (29449)

Yonges Island (29449)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Edisto Beach 600 $93,125
Hollywood 4,872 $71,569
Kiawah Island 1,432 $145,417
Lincolnville 1,299 $41,149
Ravenel 2,544 $58,656
Seabrook Island 1,688 $102,578

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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