Basic information about the Berkeley County
The Berkeley County is located in the state of South Carolina. This county occupies 1230 square miles, with 131 square miles being water areas. There are 177.843 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Berkeley County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (66.48%), followed by Black or African American (25.03%) and Some Other Race (2.81%). There are 65.419 households in the county, while 72,06% of them are family households and 27,94% represent non family households. There are 14 cities and towns in Berkeley County. The most populated city is Charleston city and the smallest town or village is Jamestown town.