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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4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,850
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
30
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...
$424,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,274
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
30
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.
$445,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,433
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
30
Days on Site
21030105
MLS
The Virginia floor plan has it all! Oversized foyer, study, a formal dining room, spacious kitchen, walk in pantry, all bedrooms upstairs with a loft, large laundry room, huge master closet and full...
$461,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,649
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
31
Days on Site
21030032
MLS
Bryce- A gorgeous master down plan that includes a space for everything! This home has a study, formal dining room, large kitchen with island with a breakfast area, great for entertaining!, .
$454,990
Subdivision: Twin Lakes
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,531
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
31
Days on Site
21030033
MLS
The Avondale continues to be a favorite plan for so many homeowners! Bright open and airy, this beautiful home has amazing natural light! The first floor centers around the open concept...
$509,760
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,267
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
32
Days on Site
21021212
MLS
The Heyward B has it all, plus Sunroom and Study Option. Facing the Park! Primary Bath option features Large Garden Tub and Separate Tile Shower. Oak Stair Treads, Clerestory windows, White Maple...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,381
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
35
Days on Site
21029700
MLS
Like new, 3 year old home on 1 acre of land with NO HOA on Johns Island! Don't miss out on this rare opportunity. Plenty of room to park all your toys. When you step inside you'll be greeted by a...
$3,495,000
Subdivision: Rushland Landing
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,236
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
35
Days on Site
21029712
MLS
Welcome to this luxury coastal-modern waterfront home overlooking the marsh and Intracoastal Waterway along the Stono River! Nested in a cul-de-sac in a conservation area with 180 degree waterfront...
$495,990
Subdivision: Johns Island
3
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
35
Days on Site
21029746
MLS
READY NOW! Welcome to The Morgan floor plan situated on a large lot within close proximity to Maybank Hwy and easy access to Johns Island. Very open floor plan, hardwoods on first floor, stairs and...
$189,900
Subdivision: Johns Island
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,680
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
36
Days on Site
21029565
MLS
Great mobile home on almost an acre of land on Johns Island. Country living at it's best.
$779,000
Subdivision: Johns Island
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,054
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
36
Days on Site
21029589
MLS
Envision yourself in this soon to be built beautiful cottage home on a large, private mature-tree lot. There is no HOA and it is not in a flood zone.This stunning home offers an open floor plan on...
$482,000
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,220
Sq.Ft.
2013
Year Built
37
Days on Site
21029472
MLS
Lakefront 2 story home in the beautiful neighborhood of Whitney Lake! This highly desirable location is just the start to this beautiful home. Upon entering, you'll be greeted by the two story foyer...