Like waves on our beautiful beaches, the accolades keep rolling in:

  • "World's Best City," Travel + Leisure readers

  • "Greatest Places to Live," Outside Magazine

  • Top U.S. culinary destination, Bon Appetit

  • A "Best Place for Jobs," Forbes

  • A "Best City for Tech," DataFox

  • "Millennial talent magnet," USA Today

This relocation guide offers a deeper glimpse of what makes our community special and provides helpful resources for making this three-county region your new home. This metro region is a thriving, dynamic, historically rich, culturally vibrant place to visit, live, work, play, raise a family and retire. We invite you to get to know us and stay awhile. 

Three-County Charleston Metro

In the United States, a metro area is a geographical region with a relatively high population density at its core and close economic ties throughout. The Charleston metro region is comprised of Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties and 27 municipalities.

You can choose from beach living, golf communities, historic urban areas, suburban neighborhoods, equestrian rural areas, farms and more. The individual character of various residential communities in Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties are highlighted in the Relocation Guide.

Median home prices listed are for single family detached homes.
Source: Charleston Trident Association of Realtors 2016.

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