Johns Island

Charleston, SC Area Real Estate

Johns Island is, surprisingly, the largest island in the state of South Carolina. It is bordered by the Wadmalaw, Seabrook, Kiawah, Edisto, Folly and James islands. The Stono and Kiawah rivers separate Johns Island from its border islands. It is the fourth largest island on the East Coast, trailing only Long Island, NY, Mt. Desert Island in Maine and Martha’s Vineyard in Massachusetts.
The nearest airport from Johns Island is Charleston Executive Airport, which is only eight minutes away, bu... t at this airport only domestic flights are available. The climate is hot and humid at Johns Island, but a little cooler in the winter months from December to March  Read more

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84 sq mi

Area

$418,300

The median home cost

21,990

Population

48 ft

Elevation above

Real Estate


Real Estate

$418,300

The median home cost in Johns Island is Real Estate

+12.5%

Home appreciation the last 10 years

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Transportation


Transportation

26.4 minutes

Average Commute time

28.4 minutes

The National Average

Cost of Living


Cost of Living

126.7

Johns Island cost of living

100

US average index


Johns Island’s cost of living is 126.7 while the US average is 100. This means that living in Johns Island can get a bit pricier compared to other areas in South Carolina

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Cost of LivingJohns IslandSouth CarolinaUSA
Overall 126.7 88.5 100
Grocery 106.2 95.8 100
Health 98.1 102.3 100
Housing 180.9 73.6 100
Median Home Cost $418,300 $170,100 $231,200
Utilities 98.8 103.9 100
Transportation 103.4 86.8 100
Miscellaneous 104.4 95.6 100

Job Market


Job Market

$63,166

The average salary

+0.7%

Job growth over the past years


The unemployment rate in Johns Island is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). There are many job opportunities in different sectors.
Job Growth in Johns Island has been very positive, increasing by 0.7% over the past year.
The average salary in Johns Island (zip 29455) is $63,166.

$15,039

Johns Island public schools spend per student

$12,383

The average school expenditure in the U.S


Johns Island schools spend $15,039 per student (The US average is $12,383). There are 14 pupils per teacher, 689 students per librarian, and 344 children per counselor

Elementary Schools

Angel Oak Elementary

6134 Chisolm Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Public district, PK-5|517 students


Charleston Collegiate School

2024 Academy Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Private, PK-12|211 students


Live Oak Little School

4909 River Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Private, PK-K

Montessori School of Johns Island

3634 Mary Ann Point Rd, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Private, PK-6|22 students


Mt. Zion Elementary

3464 River Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Public district, PK-5|266 students

Middle
Haut Gap Middle

1861 Bohicket Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Public district, 5-8|502 students

Charleston Collegiate School

2024 Academy Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Private, PK-12|211 students

High
Charleston Collegiate School

2024 Academy Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Private, PK-12|211 students


St. Johns High

1518 Main Road, Johns Island, SC, 29455

Public district, 9-12|344 students

Entertainment



There is always something to explore on Johns Island, from local farmers markets to natural parks full of history, it’s easy to enjoy life on the island.

  • Angel Oak Park – Massive live oak tree over 400-500 years old, with sprawling limbs and a picnic area on Johns Island.
  • Blackbird Market– Fresh and prepared local seafood, meats and vegetables, 1808 Bohicket Road.
  • Brownswood Nursery – Charleston’s largest retail and wholesale nursery, Garden Center, 1290 Brownswood Road.
  • Freshfields Village – More than 10 cafes and restaurants and 30 shops including clothing boutiques, an outdoors outfitter, wine shop, spa and grocery, 165 Village Green Drive.
  • Johns Island Presbyterian Church – Historic church that has been part of the Johns Island community for over 300 years, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  • Rosebank Farms – Local-grown produce and flowers, 4362 Betsy Kerrison Parkway.
  • Beachwalker Park – Public swimming beach just outside Kiawah River with seasonal lifeguards, snack bar, and umbrella chair rentals, 1 Beachwalker Drive.
  • Bohicket Marina & Market– Boat slips and boat rentals, fishing charters, shopping, and waterfront restaurants, 1880 Andell Bluff Boulevard.
  • Johns Island Farmers Market – Open-air Saturday market featuring local farmers, artisans, and food trucks, 2024 Academy Road.
  • Mullet Hall Equestrian Center – Trail riding and equestrian events on 738 acres adjacent to Kiawah River, 2662 Mullet Hall Road.
  • Stono Market– Authentic farmer’s market on Main Road with a full line of fruits and veggies year round. Also famous for its country/garden gift shop and lunch cafe. 842 Main Road.

Health


98.9

The annual Health Cost Index for the Johns Island area

100

The US average


The health of a city has many different factors. It can refer to air quality, water quality, risk of getting respiratory disease or cancer.
The annual Health Cost Index for the Johns Island area is 98.9 (lower=better). The US average is 100.
There are 478 physicians per 100,000 population in Johns Island (zip 29455). The US average is 210 per 100,000 people

Johns Island December 5, 2021
116
Listed
79
Avg. DOM
$332.46
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$507,480
Med. List Price
116 Properties
Page 1 of 10
$399,000
Subdivision: Cedar Springs
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,642
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
2
Days on Site
21031790
MLS
NO FLOOD INSURANCE REQUIRED*****Welcome Home!
$550,000
Subdivision: St. Johns Lake
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,978
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
3
Days on Site
21031679
MLS
WELCOME HOME to 5085 Catfish Loop in Johns Island's highly desired St. John's Lake! This private community offers world class amenities along with natural lakes and walking trails! Over 2900 sqft of...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,650
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
3
Days on Site
21031734
MLS
1213 River Road is a gorgeous 5.96 acre, deepwater property on Johns Island in a great location close to downtown, the airport, and the beach at Kiawah. Entering the property through beautiful...
$510,565
Subdivision: Oakfield
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,377
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
4
Days on Site
21031536
MLS
Estimate February/April completion! Beautiful, two-story floor plan with a main level Owner's Suite! The first floor features an open-concept floor plan with a large kitchen island, a screened porch,...
$531,490
Subdivision: Oakfield
5
Beds
3
Baths
2,733
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
4
Days on Site
21031537
MLS
This beautiful two story home is able to close February/March of 2022 and is one of the last opportunities in Oakfield. The home features 5 bedrooms and is set up a culdesac with wooded privacy. The...
$200,000
Subdivision: Twelve Oaks
1
Beds
1
Baths
816
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
5
Days on Site
21031470
MLS
Charming, updated 2nd floor condo with a private balcony overlooking the woodlands of Fenwick Plantation. This condo lives large and flows beautifully. Updates include new flooring, paint, granite...
Open 12/5
3473 Walter Dr Johns Island, SC 29455
$459,000
Subdivision: Cedar Springs
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,774
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
6
Days on Site
21031369
MLS
Welcome home to 3473 Walter Drive, an immaculately cared for 3 bed/2.5 bath home located in the heart of Johns Island sitting on .37 acres with no HOA! The first floor boasts an open concept which is...
$485,000
Subdivision: Oakfield
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,260
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
6
Days on Site
21031413
MLS
Why wait for new construction when this beautiful one-year-old home is ready to go! Upgraded Aspire Plan features open first floor with separate office or den, expanded great room, larger kitchen...
$499,999
Subdivision: Oakfield
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,050
Sq.Ft.
2020
Year Built
8
Days on Site
21031273
MLS
This homes bright open concept floor plan lives large. On the first floor, an over-sized family room opens into a large kitchen with breakfast bar and a generous everyday dining area, providing ideal...
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,395
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
10
Days on Site
21031226
MLS
FOUR bedroom, 3 bath home on Premium 2.77 acre usable lot & NO HOA restrictions! In Ground Salt Water Pool, Landscaped, horses allowed, & located in the heart of Johns Island! Popular Great Room...
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,489
Sq.Ft.
1929
Year Built
13
Days on Site
21029040
MLS
Location-Land-Renovated-Unique! This completely renovated Johns Island home sits on 1.5 acres lined with beautiful oaks on 2 sides. Choose your master suite as all 3 bedrooms have their own private...
$360,000
Subdivision: Morris Acres
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,848
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21031005
MLS
Welcome to your own private piece of tranquility on Johns Island! This home has been meticulously maintained and has been completely renovated! Almost everything in this home is new; siding, windows,...