North Charleston, South Carolina Houses for Sale

Located in the southeastern part of South Carolina and the seat of Charleston County, it is situated as a major port on the Atlantic coast and was considered to be a historic center of the Southern United States culture. The city settles on a peninsula between the estuaries of the Ashley and Cooper rivers that are facing the deepwater harbor. The town was mainly established by the British colonists and was the start of the colonization in the state. The city was the seat of the provincial Congress, and that was when the state of South Carolina was established in 1775. During the American Revolution, the town was primarily controlled by the British and ceased to become the state capital as the title was transferred to Columbia. The city has the most significant trade in the Caribbean and with the importation of cotton and rice.

North Charleston, SC Prices for Houses for Sale

370,715 -16%
325,723 +1%

Relative Price (per sqft.)


Listings of North Charleston Homes for Purchase

94 +55%
120 +8%

Market Duration of Homes Sold

25 +11%

Crime & Safety

Police Officers 321  
Police Civilians 75  
Total Arrests 3,006 (2020)
Total Incidents 13,917 (2020)
CrimeScore 72.11  
National Rank 4525th  
Statewide Rank 127th  

Local Statistics

Population 118,752 (0.02%)
House Size (sqft.) 1,592 (-13.74%)

Criminal Offenses

Animal Cruelty 6
Arson 27
Assault Offenses 3,693
Burglary/Breaking & Entering 662
Counterfeiting/Forgery 137
Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property 1,700
Drug/Narcotic Offenses 1,208
Embezzlement 14
Extortion/Blackmail 7
Fraud Offenses 624
Gambling Offenses 1
Homicide Offenses 34
Kidnapping/Abduction 14
Larceny/Theft Offenses 4,715
Motor Vehicle Theft 655
Pornography/Obscene Material 24
Prostitution Offenses 7
Robbery 322
Sex Offenses 128
Sex Offenses, Non-forcible 5
Stolen Property Offenses 168
Weapon Law Violations 491

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