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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Mount Pleasant is $42,485, which is much higher than the state average of $24,222 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. Mount Pleasant median household income is $76,202, which has grown by 24.81% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 21.44% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Mount Pleasant residents spend 21.5 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 23.5 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #17

Mount Pleasant, SC
42,485 USD
South Carolina
24,222 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Mount Pleasant, SC
41,372 USD
South Carolina
26,972 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
51,698 USD
South Carolina
31,966 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
34,036 USD
South Carolina
22,711 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #18
Mount Pleasant, SC
76,202 USD
South Carolina
45,033 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
103,123 USD
South Carolina
61,196 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #120
Mount Pleasant, SC
24.81%
South Carolina
21.44%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income30.31%$18,828, see rank17.72%$16,17821.11%$16,919
Social Security Income23.92%$19,732, see rank33.28%$17,81629.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income0.16%$4,077, see rank1.59%$3,0882.82%$3,720
Retirement Income17.23%$36,863, see rank20.18%$22,39117.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
100,295 USD
South Carolina
55,506 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
124,137 USD
South Carolina
71,602 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
White$78,232, see rank$52,089$56,900
Black$38,343, see rank$29,971$35,600
Hispanic$60,353, see rank$36,646$42,396
Asian$53,785, see rank$54,865$73,244
Two or More Races$100,114, see rank$38,191$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
less than 25$28,229, see rank$22,083$25,788
25 to 44$88,194, see rank$48,649$58,398
45 to 64$85,313, see rank$52,814$65,027
65 or over$55,771, see rank$35,552$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over56,871, see rank3,768,421248,775,628
Male126,983, 47.45%, see rank48.08%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:221,480, 79.61%, see rank65.98%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2267, 0.99%, see rank1.46%0.73%
Male, Civilian221,213, 78.62%, see rank64.52%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed319,911, 93.86%, see rank89.22%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed31,302, 6.14%, see rank10.78%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force25,503, 20.39%, see rank34.02%30.72%
Female129,888, 52.55%, see rank51.92%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:219,127, 64.00%, see rank56.78%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces276, 0.25%, see rank0.30%0.11%
Female, Civilian219,051, 63.74%, see rank56.49%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed317,841, 93.65%, see rank89.49%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed31,210, 6.35%, see rank10.51%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force210,761, 36.00%, see rank43.22%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over37,380, 100%2,022,019141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone31,072, 83.12%, see rank82.69%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled1,829, 4.89%, see rank9.32%9.59%
Public Transportation67, 0.18%, see rank0.61%5.06%
Walked513, 1.37%, see rank2.10%2.78%
Other Means539, 1.44%, see rank1.66%1.79%
Worked at Home3,360, 8.99%, see rank3.61%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Mount Pleasant, SC
21.5 minutes
South Carolina
23.5 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over37,7522,031,997143,435,233
Male119,911, 52.74%, see rank51.32%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations210,658, 53.53%, see rank28.29%33.12%
Service Occupations21,936, 9.72%, see rank16.00%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations24,273, 21.46%, see rank17.17%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations265, 0.33%, see rank0.89%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2779, 3.91%, see rank9.53%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations21,636, 8.22%, see rank21.15%17.94%
Female117,841, 47.26%, see rank48.68%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations28,971, 50.28%, see rank37.16%40.04%
Service Occupations23,365, 18.86%, see rank21.23%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations25,038, 28.24%, see rank33.23%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.19%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations274, 0.41%, see rank0.33%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2393, 2.20%, see rank7.54%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Mount Pleasant, SCSouth CarolinaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over37,752, 100%2,031,997143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining121, 0.32%, see rank1.05%1.96%
Construction2,086, 5.53%, see rank6.51%6.17%
Manufacturing3,195, 8.46%, see rank13.68%10.43%
Wholesale Trade1,112, 2.95%, see rank2.70%2.75%
Retail Trade3,645, 9.66%, see rank12.18%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities1,443, 3.82%, see rank4.61%4.93%
Information1,077, 2.85%, see rank1.80%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing3,286, 8.70%, see rank5.77%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
5,520, 14.62%, see rank9.52%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance8,358, 22.14%, see rank21.73%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
4,775, 12.65%, see rank10.45%9.49%
Public Administration1,525, 4.04%, see rank5.03%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration1,609, 4.26%, see rank4.95%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Mount Pleasant, SC%South CarolinaU.S.
Population in Poverty5,7628.04%, see rank18.32%15.59%
Family in Poverty1,0615.60%, see rank13.89%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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