Area

109 sq miles

Area Code

843

Currency

dollar ($)

If Charleston Were 100 People

  • 70 would be Caucasian
  • 24 would be Black
  • 3 would be Hispanic
  • 1 would be Asian
  • 2 would be other

Language Spoken

English, Gullah

Percentage: Religion in South Carolina

  • 66 Protestant
  • 19 unaffiliated
  • 10 Catholic
  • 1 Mormon
  • 1 Orthodox Christian
  • 1 Jehovah's Witness
  • 1 Jewish
  • 1 not sure

Population

134,400

Population per Sq Mile

  • Charleston: 1152
  • USA: 93

Time

Eastern Standard Time (GMT/UTC minus five hours)