Kiawah Island employment information

IndexKiawah IslandSouth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$111,448$24,222$28,555
Median household income$132,083$45,033$53,482
Median income owner occupied$140,800$55,527$68,142
Median income renter occupied$7,222$27,328$33,219
Median earnings male$65,729$31,966$36,116
Median earnings female$7,250$22,711$25,692
Unemployment rate0.4%6.4%5.8%
Poverty level9.9%18.3%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Kiawah Island is 290% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Kiawah Island is 147% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Kiawah Island is 93% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Kiawah Island is 36% lower than the national average.

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Kiawah Island median earnings by income bracket

Kiawah Island employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.6%3.5%
Manufacturing sector3.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services8.6%3.5%
Wholesale & retail services10.8%15.6%
Public administration0.0%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
Education, health & social services21.1%24.1%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Sullivan's Island, SC2,042$110,870107%
Seabrook Island, SC1,711$96,25080%
Folly Beach, SC2,679$90,56569%
Edisto Beach, SC592$69,00029%
Meggett, SC1,416$63,53119%
Kiawah Island, SC1,311$132,083147%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Stockton, KS1,311$39,16727%
Loveland Park, OH1,311$53,3330%
Haverford College, PA1,311$160,000199%
Arlington, VT1,311$49,0448%
La Grulla, TX1,312$18,92965%
Kiawah Island, SC1,311$132,083147%
Source: The Kiawah Island, SC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.