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
4F11/2
Baths
3,300
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
42
Days on Site
21029110
MLS
High-end custom contemporary home designed by Cobb Architecture-featuring exquisite deep-water marsh views, including a dock with boat lift and a pool with custom landscape design and built with...
5
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
4,100
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
42
Days on Site
21029156
MLS
High-end contemporary home designed by Cobb Architecture-featuring exquisite deep-water marsh views, including a dock with boat lift and an elevated pool with custom landscapes design and built with...
4
Beds
4F11/2
Baths
3,000
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
42
Days on Site
21029166
MLS
High-end custom contemporary home designed by Cobb Architecture-featuring exquisite marsh views, including a dock with boat lift and custom landscape design and built with spectacular craftsmanship....
$1,075,000
Subdivision: Johns Island
3
Beds
3
Baths
3,476
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
43
Days on Site
21028996
MLS
This unique property on beautiful Johns Island is a must-see! With a custom home that offers three levels of living and over 3000 square feet of living space, this home has lots to love. This home...
$295,000
Subdivision: Cedar Springs
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,512
Sq.Ft.
2001
Year Built
44
Days on Site
21016389
MLS
Welcome home to Nitsa Street. This charming home is a must see with a great floorplan and large corner lot in an incredible neighborhood with NO HOA! The home features a number of updates which...
$479,000
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,721
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
45
Days on Site
21028705
MLS
Now available in desirable Whitney Lakes on Johns Island! New construction home on the lake move in ready. 1721 sqFt, 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. All bedrooms are up featuring spacious master with...
$200,000
Subdivision: Marshfield
4
Beds
1
Baths
2,319
Sq.Ft.
1971
Year Built
49
Days on Site
21028502
MLS
HANDYMAN SPECIAL! This quaint little ranch fixer-upper is tucked away just off Savannah HWY just minutes from West Ashley and Downtown Charleston. There's several new homes that have gone up in this...
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,759
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
49
Days on Site
21028527
MLS
Enjoy tropical treehouse vibes on 1+ acre of stunning Johns Island w/ mature landscaping, high tree canopy, and huge windows inviting fresh island breezes & natural light throughout. Each floor of...
$505,200
Subdivision: The Oaks At St Johns Crossing
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,118
Sq.Ft.
2017
Year Built
50
Days on Site
21027919
MLS
Located on beautiful Johns Island, this recently constructed 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath home on three floors offers privacy and tranquility with a convenient location. Nestled on a beautiful lot bordered...
$579,900
Subdivision: Fenwick Woods
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,761
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
51
Days on Site
21027686
MLS
What do you get when you add luxury upgrades, a pond lot, double porches and convenient location together? You get this turn key home in Fenwick Woods that's ready for it's new owner...YOU! The...
$1,150,000
Subdivision: Seabrook Island
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,782
Sq.Ft.
1999
Year Built
52
Days on Site
21028175
MLS
This gorgeous three-bedroom, on Seabrook Island, is the epitome of southern charm. Set in a fabulous location, the curb appeal of this well-crafted home is truly stunning. Moss-draped trees and two...
Open 12/12
2073 Kemmerlin St Johns Island, SC 29455
$625,000
Subdivision: Oakfield
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,526
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
53
Days on Site
21028032
MLS
Welcome to this exquisite home in sought-after Oakfield on Johns Island. This home is the epitome of Southern living and exudes charm in every room. Situated on a tranquil pond lot, no detail was...