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 November 28, 2021
120
Listed
73
Avg. DOM
$398.17
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$530,728
Med. List Price
120 Properties
Page 2 of 10
$189,000
Subdivision: Nelson Hill
2
Beds
1
Baths
768
Sq.Ft.
1960
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21030606
MLS
1960's era 2 bedroom/ 1 bath cottage in the heart of John's Island.Located within the Urban Growth Boundary and in Charleston County, this home is perfectly situated and nestled at the end of the...
$550,000
Subdivision: St. Johns Lake
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,978
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21030632
MLS
Must See Home!
$375,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,854
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
12
Days on Site
21030104
MLS
The Cooper plan offers a spacious living room, dining and kitchen open concept, which includes a large island.
$608,515
Subdivision: Oakfield
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,800
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
14
Days on Site
21030502
MLS
Estimated December 2021 completion! Beautiful two-story Charleston single floor plan featuring a main level Owner's Suite and spacious, open-concept living. On the first floor you will find a gourmet...
$589,000
Subdivision: Seabrook Island
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,506
Sq.Ft.
1979
Year Built
17
Days on Site
21030330
MLS
Must See Home!
$829,000
Subdivision: Shoreline Farms
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,500
Sq.Ft.
1986
Year Built
18
Days on Site
21030134
MLS
WELCOME TO THIS PRIVATE ''SECRET GARDEN'' RETREAT WITH GORGEOUS POOL, LUSH LANDSCAPING AND NEIGHBORHOOD DEEPWATER DOCK.OPEN AND BRIGHT REVERSE FLOOR PLAN WITH GORMET CRAFTSMAN KITCHEN WHICH OPENS...
$465,000
Subdivision: Staffordshire
4
Beds
3
Baths
2,078
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
18
Days on Site
21030191
MLS
This beautiful 4-bed/3-bath home is nestled in the terrific Staffordshire neighborhood on Johns Island. The interior of this home has just been repainted and brand-new flooring has been installed...
$399,900
Subdivision: Summertrees
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,935
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
18
Days on Site
21030199
MLS
**NO HOA** This gorgeous two-story home with tremendous curb appeal is nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in Summertrees. As you enter the home you'll be greeted by wood floors and a spacious living room...
$550,000
Subdivision: The Retreat At Johns Island
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,786
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
18
Days on Site
21030265
MLS
This home is a show stopper- located at The Retreat At Johns Island -you could not ask for a more centrally located home - close to the breweries, restaurants, Limehouse Boat Landing. Short drive to...
$415,000
Subdivision: Marshview Commons
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,340
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21030065
MLS
This former model unit has been meticulously kept with gorgeous finishes and hardwood floors. The townhome welcomes you in with French Doors opening into the study to your right. The kitchen has...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,850
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21030004
MLS
High-end custom contemporary home-featuring exquisite marsh views, including a dock, pool and roof-top porch. Custom landscape design and built with spectacular craftsmanship. This Eco friendly home...
$416,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,274
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
19
Days on Site
21030093
MLS
The Murray is a master up plan with a large study down stairs. Open concept living and dining area with many beautiful included features.