Berkeley County, SC is the 17th Fastest Growing County in the United States

Since the 2010 census, more than 33,000 people have moved to the Berkeley County, a 18.6% increase.

Growth Breakdown

  • July 1, 2010 – 177, 867
  • July 1, 2015 – 202,786
  • July 1, 2016 – 210,898

Other facts:

  • 93.8% of the population are white and black
  • 50.1% Female / 49.9% Male
  • Building Permits in 2015 – 1960
  • Median Home Price:? $153,500
  • Median Rent:? $981

As of 2016, the population of the county stands at 210,898, making it the 17th fastest growing county in the United States.

Compared to other Lowcountry counties, Berkeley County leads the way in population growth over a six-year period.

Breakdown of Berkeley County – US Census Quick Facts Data

  • Charleston County: Population growth increased by 13.2%
  • Dorchester County: Population growth increased by 12.6%
  • Colleton County:?Population growth decreased by 2.5%
Pictured: The 20 fastest growing counties in the USA. (Via U.S. Census Bureau)