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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$259,000
Subdivision: Indigo Hall At Hope Plantation
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,187
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
57
Days on Site
21027753
MLS
Come see this great investment opportunity! 2nd floor end unit featuring 2 bedroom, 2 bath. This condo has been maintained, with a recently installed new Samsung refrigerator. Owner is offering an...
$1,109,115
Subdivision: Kiawah River
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,145
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
64
Days on Site
21027222
MLS
Wonderful single level plan - Under construction - Ready by Christmas 2021. Finished room over garage with 1bed/1bath. Built by John Wieland Homes. 10 year Limited Warranty.
3
Beds
3
Baths
2,650
Sq.Ft.
1950
Year Built
65
Days on Site
20016280
MLS
Originally built in 1950 as a hunting lodge this home has been transformed over the years into a charming 3 BR and 3 BA cottage with cathedral vaulted ceilings, beautiful heart pine floors and a cozy...
$315,000
Subdivision: Shady Acres
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,651
Sq.Ft.
1963
Year Built
66
Days on Site
21026962
MLS
This large home sitting on an almost half acre corner lot is just waiting for its new owner to put their own touches on it! The home has tons of potential and a great floor plan with large living...
$73,900
Subdivision: Bohicket Marina
2005
Year Built
67
Days on Site
21026857
MLS
Deepwater Wet Slip E18 is 40 feet long by 14 feet wide. Slip can accommodate boats up to about 45 feet with overhang allowance, has full length finger piers on both sides of slip, dock box storage,...
$491,275
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,135
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
73
Days on Site
21026347
MLS
This brand new single-family home offered by Charleston's favorite local builder truly has it all. High-end features & finishes abound - including gorgeous Luxuary Vinyl PLank flooring throughout the...
$449,900
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,721
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
73
Days on Site
21026364
MLS
This brand new single-family home offered by Charleston's favorite local builder truly has it all. High-end features & finishes abound - including gorgeous Luxuary Vinyl Plank flooring throughout all...
$484,940
Subdivision: Whitney Lake
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,911
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
73
Days on Site
21026374
MLS
This brand new single-family home offered by Charleston's favorite local builder truly has it all. High-end features & finishes abound - including gorgeous hardwood flooring throughout the first...
$2,175,000
Subdivision: Johns Island
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
3,476
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
80
Days on Site
21025817
MLS
Complete with nearly 35 gorgeous acres on Johns Island, this unique property and home are simply incredible! The gated entry brings you down a tree-lined driveway where you'll find three fenced...
$506,524
Subdivision: River Glen
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,418
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
83
Days on Site
21025577
MLS
Under Construction now and expected to be completed March 2022. This is the Charleston style home that you have been searching for, nestled in our beautiful and intimate community of only 70...
$2,495,000
Subdivision: Golf Club At Briars Creek
3
Beds
3F21/2
Baths
3,606
Sq.Ft.
2018
Year Built
83
Days on Site
21025607
MLS
Escape to this magnificent custom-built home by the incomparable Woody Hancock that sits majestically at the north end of a 75-acre fresh water stocked lake where abundant wildlife abounds. Designed...
$1,495,000
Subdivision: Hopkinson Plantation
2
Beds
1
Baths
1,330
Sq.Ft.
1950
Year Built
85
Days on Site
21025373
MLS
DEEPWATER CLOSE TO KIAWAH AND SEABROOK. Lovely waterfront property waiting for you to make this your own private paradise. You will love living on this beautiful bluff that features 150 feet of...