Town of Sullivan's Island News

Median business size in Charleston County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in Charleston County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

40.5% unemployed in Sullivan's Island in 2017

40.5 percent of Sullivan's Island residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 0.7% of people in Sullivan's Island identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,050 citizens living in Sullivan's Island in 2017, 99.3% said they were only one race while 0.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

83.4 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Sullivan's Island, South Carolina

83.4 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Sullivan's Island, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

25 businesses in Charleston County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were 25 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

43 businesses in Charleston County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 43 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

197 businesses in Charleston County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 197 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

479 businesses in Charleston County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 479 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

7,171 businesses in Charleston County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 7,171 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,444 businesses in Charleston County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 1,444 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,814 businesses in Charleston County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 1,814 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

2,513 businesses in Charleston County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 2,513 businesses with addresses in Charleston County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

2.6% of households in Sullivan's Island received food stamps in 2017

Sullivan's Island ranked 362nd in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Sullivan's Island ranked 5th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Sullivan's Island ranked 5th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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