Johns Island

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 9, 2021
104
Listed
82
Avg. DOM
$341.26
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$508,142
Med. List Price
104 Properties
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$980,000
Subdivision: Kiawah River Estates
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,400
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
198
Days on Site
21014088
MLS
Construction starting soon! Ready for resort living?? Single story luxury Island new custom home at its finest on this beautiful lot backing up to one of the renowned Kiawah Island Resort PGA...
$749,900
Subdivision: Hopkins Plantation
6
Beds
2
Baths
2,262
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
219
Days on Site
21012034
MLS
APPRAISAL IN HAND FOR 1,200,000! WITH CLEAR ACCESS TO DEEP WATER this beautifully well kept home with NO HOA on almost 3 acres of land is surrounded by water on 3 sides! Enjoy waterfront living in...
$378,410
Subdivision: Marshview Commons
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,747
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
229
Days on Site
21010946
MLS
This is our popular Antigua plan, with 3 bedrooms 2.5 baths and a spacious open floor plan. It has been decorated with our Milan Signature collection which includes shaker style dove gray cabinets,...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,232
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
232
Days on Site
21010681
MLS
No HOA. 1300 Ft of Waterfront. I am excited to see what someone turns this into. Will it remain just one home on all this water? Will someone use the barn for boarding horses or will they bring...
$550,000
Subdivision: Sunset Shores
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,086
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
248
Days on Site
21002654
MLS
Property being sold ''AS IS WHERE IS.'' Once in a lifetime opportunity for ownership in a no HOA subdivision with existing dock on tidal creek, subject to maintenance permit issue for repairs,...
$5,995,000
Subdivision: Ravens Bluff
6
Beds
6F21/2
Baths
9,551
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
252
Days on Site
21008703
MLS
Introducing Black Pond, a magnificent Georgian-style estate on 14-acres designed to maximize the breathtaking views of the waterway and marshes. Upon entry to the property from Chisolm Road, the...
$749,000
Subdivision: Kiawah River Estates
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,213
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
269
Days on Site
21006877
MLS
$1500 AGENT BONUS WITH BIC APPROVAL. Motivated Seller. This custom home located on quiet cul-de-sac of Kiawah Rivers Estates is a MUST SEE!! The first floor has a open kitchen which flows into the...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,550
Sq.Ft.
1963
Year Built
298
Days on Site
19004099
MLS
**LOCATION - LOCATION - LOCATION** Zoned Commercial across from BI-LO - Mc Donalds - CVS - Wells Fargo- UPS Store shopping Center. Corner lot. Value is in the Lot and Location on Maybank Hwy at...