Isle Of Palms, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 4,583. Estimated population in 2021: 4,579 (-0.1% change)
Males: 2,271 (49.6%), Females: 2,312 (50.4%)

Charleston County

Zip code: 29451

Median resident age: 44.9 years
Median household income: $76,170
Median house value: $423,100

Races in Isle of Palms:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (20.9%), German (17.4%), Irish (15.1%), United States (8.9%), Scotch-Irish (6.7%), Italian (5.3%).

Elevation: 3 feet

Land area: 4.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Isle of Palms

  • High school or higher: 96.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 59.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 24.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Isle of Palms city

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 65.2%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

4.5% Foreign born (2.2% Europe, 1.0% North America, 0.7% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +882 (+23.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Isle of Palms:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Isle of Palms:

Other public-use airports nearest to Isle of Palms:

Amtrak station near Isle of Palms:

  • 18 miles: CHARLESTON (N. CHARLESTON, 4565 GAYNOR AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Isle of Palms:

  • CITADEL MILITARY COLLEGE OF SOUTH CAROLINA (about 8 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,701)
  • COLLEGE OF CHARLESTON (about 12 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 9,756)
  • MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA (about 13 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,162)
  • CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 20 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,191)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 25 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,925)
  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 85 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,971)
  • COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (about 89 miles; CONWAY, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,067)

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