Population: 136k (city), 787k (metropolitan area)
Tourism: 6.9 million visitors in 2018. Ranked 1st in the U.S. for tourism and 12th in the world.
Climate: mild winters, hot and humid summers
Closest Airports: Charleston International Airport
Beaches/Islands: Folly Beach, Isle of Palms, Kiawah Island, Sullivan’s Island, Seabrook Island
Larges Colleges/Universities: College of Charleston, Medical University of South Carolina, Trident Regional Technical College