The unemployment rate in South Carolina is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. South Carolina jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, South Carolina's cost of living is 11.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the state of South Carolina, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, South Carolina remained strongly Republican, 55.1% to 43.4%. More Voting Stats
South Carolina's population is 5,218,040 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in South Carolina is Real Estate: $223,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%.
South Carolina public schools spend $11,376 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in South Carolina. More Education