Moving to South Carolina

Written by Alyssa Howard,

Recognized for its beautiful beaches, numerous waterfalls, lakes and swamps, South Carolina has the charm of a rural, coastal environment. South Carolina is comprised of rich southern cuisine, a variety of outdoor activities and many histonic attractions.

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South Carolina Compared to USA Averages
USA South Carolina
Population: 311,591,917 4,255,083
Home Ownership Rate: 66.6% 69.9%
High School Graduates: 85.0% 83.0%
Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 27.9% 24.0%
Persons Per Household: 2.59 2.51
Persons Per Square Mile: 87.4 153.9
Average Commute (min.): 25.2 23.2
Average Home Price: $188,400 $134,100
Median Household Income: $51,914 $43,939
Persons Below Poverty Level: 13.8% 16.4%
Features of Car Insurance Requirements*: 25/50/25

* Car Insurance Requirements: The first number is bodily injury liability limit per person, the second is bodily injury liability per accident, and the third is total coverage for property damage.


Key Facts About South Carolina
State Capital: Columbia
Top 5 Cities: Columbia
North Charleston
Rock Hill
Major Newspapers: Greenville News
Post and Courier
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Major Sports Teams: None

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