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Demographics

People

Total Population1,512
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens24.8%
Employed Population 16+667
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married64.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher33.6%
Median Earnings25+$41,193
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,955
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,786

Wealth

Median Family Income$70,714
% Above Poverty Level89.4%
% Below Poverty Level10.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home6.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone26.1%
Median Gross Rent$713
Median House Value$364,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.6%
German12.8%
English12.7%
Irish9.4%
French Except Basque4.1%
Scottish4.1%
Italian2.1%
Danishn1.1%
Welsh0.5%
Czech0.3%
Polish0.3%
Greek0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Meggett Almanac

CategoryValue
County Charleston County
Standard Zip Codes29449
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude32.75
Approximate Longitude-80.2

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)

StationCHARLESTON INTL AP
Distance17.4 miles
Jan Temp37 to 59 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp73 to 91 F
Oct Temp55 to 77 F
Annual Precip51.5 inches
StationEDISTO ISLAND
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp39 to 56 F
Apr Temp54 to 73 F
Jul Temp74 to 89 F
Oct Temp57 to 76 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationCHARLESTON CITY
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp42 to 57 F
Apr Temp59 to 73 F
Jul Temp77 to 89 F
Oct Temp62 to 75 F
Annual Precip46.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Edisto Beach647$95,625
Hollywood4,971$68,173
Kiawah Island1,543$160,313
Lincolnville1,053$41,792
Ravenel2,564$62,308
Seabrook Island1,726$102,667
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