Beaufort, South Carolina 

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Population

13,413

+7.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$46,915

Median Home Price

$222,600

Best Places to Live in Beaufort, South Carolina

Coastal resort area - On a barrier island on the Atlantic Coast, 20 miles northeast of Savannah GA. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Beaufort, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Strong economy
Plenty of amenities
Good health
Cons
Humid
Hurricane threat
Flooding threat
 $259,000 
15 Brasstown Way
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1913 SqFt
 $621,000 
623 Huguenin Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 2100 SqFt
 $194,900 
15 Applemint Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1216 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area

The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC metro area is located on a barrier island on the Atlantic Coast, 20 miles northeast of Savannah GA. Hilton Head Island is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Beaufort and Jasper counties.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Beaufort
Zip Codes: 29902 29907 29940 29904 29941
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 10 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Beaufort is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Beaufort jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Beaufort's cost of living is 5.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Beaufort's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Beaufort, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Beaufort county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Beaufort's population is 13,413 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Beaufort is $222,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Beaufort public schools spend $12,315 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Beaufort. More Education



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Housing Market in Beaufort

It's a good time to buy in Beaufort. Home Appreciation is up 11.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Beaufort Real Estate

The median home price in Beaufort is $222,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Beaufort   17 Reviews
Great Place To Call Home - 9/1/2017
My husband and I moved here a year and a half ago. We have already made more friends here, than we had in other places we have lived. Most of our neighbors are from... Read More

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Horrible for Young People - 4/21/2016
This place is exactly what you'd expect for a small town. Great for old people who like a slow lifestyle of fishing and pig pickings. Horrible for young people --... Read More

Special needs education in Beaufort and Port Royal - 10/2/2014
We are relocating to the area and I am wondering about the elementary school special needs programs. I will i appreciate any... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN BEAUFORT, SOUTH CAROLINA
29902 29907 29940 29904 29941

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