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Economy & Population

Population of Sullivan’s Island

Population: 1,842 (in 2012 per the U.S. Census Bureau)


Sullivan’s Island Economy

According to the US Census Bureau, Sullivan’s Island saw triple-digit increases in per capita income since 1979. Here are some statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau 2000:

  • 2011 estimated median household income: $106,080
  • 67.5% of the population of Sullivan’s Island is in the labor force
  • Median household income of residents in Sullivan’s Island is above state average
  • Median house values of Sullivan’s Island properties is above state average
  • More than 80% of residents have a college degree
Sullivan’s Island has an extremely small business district thus a majority of the homeowners who are in the labor force drive to work in neighboring communities (Mount Pleasant , North Charleston , Charleston, etc).