Seabrook, SC Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,250. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,213 (-3.0% change)
Males: 591 (47.3%), Females: 659 (52.7%)

Charleston County

Zip code: 29455

Median resident age: 61.7 years
Median household income: $66,548 (year 2000)
Median house value: $465,000 (year 2000)

Races in Seabrook Island:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.2%)
  • Black (1.4%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)

Ancestries: English (16.6%), German (16.5%), Irish (15.0%), United States (12.7%), Scottish (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%).

Elevation: 10 feet

Land area: 6.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Seabrook Island

  • High school or higher: 99.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 65.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.6%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Seabrook Island town

  • Never married: 9.4%
  • Now married: 76.4%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

4.2% Foreign born (2.0% Europe, 1.0% Asia, 1.0% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +296 (+31.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Seabrook Island:

  • BON SECOURS-ST FRANCIS XAVIER HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; CHARLESTON, SC)
  • MEDICAL UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; CHARLESTON, SC)
  • CHARLESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; CHARLESTON, SC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Seabrook Island:

  • CHARLESTON AFB/INTL (about 23 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; ID: CHS)
  • BEAUFORT MCAS /MERRITT FIELD/ (about 40 miles; BEAUFORT, SC; ID: NBC)
  • HILTON HEAD (about 44 miles; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; ID: HXD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Seabrook Island:

  • CHARLESTON EXECUTIVE (about 14 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; ID: JZI)
  • SUMMERVILLE (about 33 miles; SUMMERVILLE, SC; ID: DYB)
  • EAST COOPER (about 35 miles; MOUNT PLEASANT, SC; ID: 8S5)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seabrook Island:

  • MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA (about 21 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,162)
  • COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON (about 21 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; FT enrollment: 9,756)
  • CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; FT enrollment: 2,191)
  • CITADEL MILITARY COLLEGE OF SOUTH CAROLINA (about 28 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; FT enrollment: 2,701)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 29 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; FT enrollment: 5,925)
  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 74 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; FT enrollment: 3,971)
  • SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (about 76 miles; SAVANNAH, GA; FT enrollment: 4,565)