Kiawah Island Information

Kiawah Island Information

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

General Kiawah Island Information

State: South Carolina

County: Charleston County

Close cities: Folly Beach, SC, Meggett, SC, Charleston, SC, Edisto Island, SC, Wadmalaw Island, SC, Hollywood, SC, Seabrook Island, SC, Rockville, SC, Johns Island, SC, Ravenel, SC

Kiawah Island Population (census data)
Total 1,115 (-2.8% since 2000)
Male 553 (49.6%)
Female 562 (50.4%)

Population Density: 100 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 151.5 (US Avg is 100)

Kiawah Island Elevation: 5 feet above sea level

Land Area: 11.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $96,428

Zip Codes: 29455.

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Kiawah Island Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (21.8%)
  • English (21.2%)
  • Irish (15.6%)
  • United States (8.2%)
  • Scottish (7.7%)
  • Italian (5.5%)
Foriegn Born: 46 people (4.1%)
  • Europe (65.0%)
  • North America (35.0%)

Local Kiawah Island Sports Teams

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

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