A globally competitive destination for businesses, entrepreneurs, workforce members and talent, Charleston, South Carolina, charms in more ways than one.

While it may be best known for its colorful, historic homes, horse-drawn carriages and sunny dispositions, Charleston has grit and gumption in every aspect of the business landscape. With its thousands of small- to mid-sized businesses and vast growth in the aerospace and automotive industries, Charleston has proven time and again that its commitment to economic development and business success is at the forefront.

Perhaps more importantly, the Charleston area follows through to the workforce with an unparalleled quality of life — it’s a place to thrive among modern conveniences while engulfed in the rich culture of the South.

  • Population of 761,000
  • Nearly one-third of the U.S. population resides within 500 miles (800 km) of the Charleston region.

Market Overview

 

(distance from Camp Hall)

#4

Best Mid-Size U.S. Metro For Jobs In 2017 By Forbes

#1

Named “Best Business Climate In The U.S.” By Site Selection Magazine In 2016

104

Cost Of Living Index As Compared To U.S. Average

34

New People Move To Region Each Day

THE GEOGRAPHICALLY DIVERSE AREA AND MODERATE CLIMATE ALLOWS FOR AN EASY DRIVE FROM THE OCEAN TO THE MOUNTAINS IN JUST 3 TO 4 HOURS.

EMPLOYMENT IN CHARLESTON FROM FOREIGN-OWNED FIRMS:
5% PRIVATE SECTOR AND 32% MANUFACTURING JOBS