SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Goose Creek, SC

Goose Creek, SC is located in Berkeley County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Goose Creek is about 43,665 with about 409 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 62,252.

The Average Home Value is $164,700.00, which is roughly 18% higher than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 13% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $58,595.00, which is roughly 21% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 2% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Goose Creek is about 5.3%.

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Berkeley County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 21.22% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.95%
Democratic: 43.29%
Libertarian: 1.42%
Green: 0.26%
Other: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Ladson, SC (3.47 mi.)
Lincolnville, SC (8.52 mi.)
Jt Base Chas, SC (9.39 mi.)
Chas AFB, SC (9.39 mi.)
Knightsville, SC (9.52 mi.)
Carnes Xrds, SC (9.52 mi.)
Summerville, SC (9.52 mi.)
Wando, SC (10.53 mi.)
Cainhoy, SC (10.53 mi.)
Daniel Island, SC (10.53 mi.)
Cordesville, SC (11.04 mi.)
Hanahan, SC (11.57 mi.)
N Charleston, SC (12.14 mi.)
Pinopolis, SC (13.54 mi.)
Huger, SC (14.86 mi.)
Ridgeville, SC (16.21 mi.)
Charleston, SC (18.28 mi.)
Mt Pleasant, SC (18.49 mi.)
Mount Pleasant, SC (18.49 mi.)
Ravenel, SC (19.24 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29445
Latitude : 32.989080
Longitude : -79.993356
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 18 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.73
Male Population Estimate : 44.07%
Female Population Estimate : 42.02%
Median Age : 31.0
Male Median Age : 28.8
Female Median Age : 33.4

White Population Estimate : 59.02%
Black Population Estimate : 20.16%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.89%
Asian Population Estimate : 4.95%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.35%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.12%
Other Population Estimate : 4.05%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Goose Creek specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Berkeley County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Berkeley County: About 338 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Berkeley County is about 43% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 15% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.