The Town of Sullivan's Island is an incorporated place (Class Code C4) located in Charleston County at latitude 32.7709 and longitude -79.8311. Charleston County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 7 feet.
The formal official name is the Town of Sullivan's Island, but most people and references simply refer to it as Sullivans Island, South Carolina.
The C4 Census Class Code for Sullivans Island indicates a an active incorporated place with an alternate official common name.. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The formal boundaries for the Town of Sullivan's Island (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.5 sq. miles and a water area of 0.94 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Sullivans Island: Moultrieville, Sullivan's Island.
|Population in Households||1,870|
|Population in Familes||1,448|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,110 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||567 (51.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||239 (21.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||304 (27.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$1,000,001|
|Average Home Value||$1,085,714|
|Median Household Income||$148,483|
|Average Household Income||$170,744|
|Per Capita Income||$73,593|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.71%|
|Per Capita Income||4.31%|
The table below compares Sullivans Island to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 189||52nd|
|Population Density1||# 171||57th|
|Diversity Index2||# 393||1st|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 3||99th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.