Beaufort Information

Beaufort Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Beaufort, SC

General Beaufort Information

State: South Carolina

County: Beaufort County

Close cities: Laurel Bay, SC, Shell Point, SC, Port Royal, SC, Seabrook, SC, Lobeco, SC, Ridgeland, SC, Parris Island, SC, Burton, SC, Bluffton, SC, Sheldon, SC

Beaufort Population (census data)
Total 11,868 (-7.8% since 2000)
Male 6,329 (53.3%)
Female 5,539 (46.7%)

Population Density: 638 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.8 (US Avg is 100)

Beaufort Elevation: 11 feet above sea level

Land Area: 18.6 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,854

Zip Codes: 29903, 29906, 29901, 29905, 29902, and 29904.

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Beaufort Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (67.7%)
  • Black (25.1%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (13.4%)
  • English (12.4%)
  • Irish (11.5%)
  • United States (6.2%)
  • French (4.3%)
  • Scottish (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 402 people (3.4%)
  • Latin America (39.3%)
  • Europe (32.1%)
  • Asia (28.6%)

Local Beaufort Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks,
NHL Hockey: , Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Charleston Southern University, The Citadel, College of Charleston

Beaufort School Information

High Schools
Battery Creek High School (1 Blue Dolphin Drive, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Beaufort High (2501 Mossy Oaks Road, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Middle Schools
Beaufort Middle School (2501 Mossy Oaks Road, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Lady's Island Middle School (30 Cougar Drive, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Beaufort Elementary School (1800 Prince Street, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Broad River Elementary School (474 Broad River Boulevard, Beaufort, SC, 29906 - Beaufort County School District District)
Coosa Elementary School (45 Middle Road, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Ladys Island Elementary (73 Chowan Creek Bluff, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Mossy Oaks Elementary (2510 Mossy Oaks Road, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)
Shell Point Elementary School (81 Savannah Highway, Beaufort, SC, 29902 - Beaufort County School District District)

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