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A Taste of North Charleston, South Carolina

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT NORTH CHARLESTON?

  1. North Charleston is a city in Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties in the U.S. state of South Carolina. By July 1, 2009 United States Census Bureau estimated the population to be at 97,601.

  2. North Charleston is the third-largest city in South Carolina, as of the 2000 Census with a current area of more than 76.6 square miles. As defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, and used by the U.S. Census Bureau for statistical purposes only, North Charleston is included within the Charleston North Charleston Summerville metropolitan area and the Charleston-North Charleston urban area. The city is considered one of the state's major industrial cities and it is the state's major retail center.

  3. The median income for a household in the city was $29,307, and the median income for a family was $32,868.

Radio Stations
W220CN (WMBJ) 91.9 FM Charleston, SC Christian Contemporary
WSSX 95.1 FM Charleston, SC Top-40
W257BQ (WSPO) 99.3 FM Charleston, SC Sports
WALC 100.5 FM Charleston, SC Christian Contemporary
WWWZ 93.3 FM Summerville, SC Hip Hop
WXST 99.7 FM Hollywood, SC Urban Contemporary
WTUA (CP) 105.9 FM Pinopolis, SC Gospel Music
WJNI 106.3 FM Ladson, SC Gospel Music
WMGL 107.3 FM Ravenel, SC Urban Contemporary
WSPO 1390 AM Charleston, SC Sports
WQNT 1450 AM Charleston, SC Sports

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Demographics of North Charleston, South Carolina

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

44.76%

49.41%

0.44%

1.59%

3.97%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Businesses in North Charleston, South Carolina


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Angie's Hair Studio -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3025 Asley Phospate Road Unit B-2, North Charleston, SC (843) 767-2273

  2. Braids By Breslin -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   PO Box 63405, North Charleston, SC (800) 959-3681

  3. Divine Designs Salon Etc -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   1478 Remount Rd, North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 813-8139   - (reviews)

  4. Essence Of Beauty -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   2701 West Surrey Drive, North Charleston, SC (843) 225-7353

  5. Exotic Hair Studio -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   4200 Olivia Drive, North Charleston, SC (843) 552-9087

  6. Finishing Touch Styling Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   3785 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC (843) 744-1073

  7. It's All In the Cut -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   5633 Dorchester Rd # D, North Charleston, SC (843) 552-4110   - (visit website)

  8. It'z U Hair Salon, Day Spa & Barbering -  Category: Black Hair Salons/Barber -   5630 Garrett Avenue, North Charleston, SC (843) 744-0000

  9. Nubian Designs Natural Hair Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  7225 Rivers Ave. ste 201, North Charleston, SC. (843) 207-1077  - (visit website)

  10. R'Lamar & Co. Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  3620 Ashley Phosphate Road Suite -12 North Charleston, SC. (843) 552-6339

  11. Salon Serenity -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  4229 Rivers Avenue North Charleston, SC. (843) 225-5076

  12. Shear Creations by Ursula -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  5101 Ashley Phosphate Road Suite 104 North Charleston, SC. (843) 747-7111

  13. Trinity Salon and Day Spa -  Category: Black Hair Salons -  5060 Dorchester Road Unit 200 North Charleston, SC. (843) 225-9053

  14. Upscale Barber & Styling Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons/Barber -  5101 Askley Phosphate Road Suite 104 North Charleston, SC. (843) 552-6729

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BLACK BUSINESSES - SERVICES - VENDORS ETC.

  1. W.I.N. Recovery Inc. -  Category: Services -   The mission of Women In Need of Recovery is to provide a program for women and children, to promote quality transitional housing and develop a continuing educational system which will provide a blend of therapeutic & advocacy responses to the needs of women and their children seeking help from many forms of drug abuse, victimization and homelessness. Also to promote individual self-sufficiency, increase personal growth, & end cyclical substance abuse within the family.   - 8702 Plantation Court, N Charleston, SC (843) 530-1227  - (visit website)

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Alex's -  Category: Diner, Breakfast/Brunch, Southern/Soul -   3713 Dorchester Rd North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-9198

  2. Bertha's Kitchen -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   2332 Meeting St. Rd., North Charleston, SC - (843) 554-6519   - (reviews)

  3. By Faith Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurant -   1382 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC - (843) 554-6424  - (reviews)

  4. Cajun Kountry Kitchen Cafe -  Category: Cajun, Cyber Cafe, Fusion, Ribs, Seafood, Soul Food, Southern, Vegan -   1382 B Remount Rd, North Charleston, SC - (843) 225-5591

  5. Granny's Soul Food Restaurant -  Category: Southern/Soul -   3309 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC - (843) 225-7015

  6. Jasmines Eclectic Soul Food Cuisine -  Category: Soul Food Restaurant -   1910 E Montague Ave. North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 529-0777   - (reviews)

  7. Magnolias -  Category: Seafood, Southern/Soul -   5500 International Blvd North Charleston, SC 29418 (843) 767-7055

  8. Muffulettas Catering Personal Chef Service -  Category: Cajun/Creole, Southern/Soul, Sandwiches/Subs -   2931 Spruill Ave North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 225-5591

  9. Nigel's Good Food -  Category: Soul Food Restaurant -   3760 Ashley Phosphate Rd. North Charleston, SC 29420 (843) 552-0079   - (reviews)

  10. Silva Spoon Cafe -  Category: Soul Food Restaurant -   5080 Rivers Ave North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 554-3333   - (reviews)

  11. The Barbeque Joint -  Category: Barbecue, Southern/Soul, American -   1083 East Montague North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-4567

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


North Charleston's July 4th Celebration at Riverfront Park. The event featured musical performances from Crowfield, The Blue Dogs, and Mary Wilson of the Supremes.

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black/african american special events

The Park Circle Film Society and Community Cinema Charleston present
The Trials of Muhammad Ali


- Sunday, February 16 @ 4:00 pm Old Village Community Building 4820 Jenkins Avenue North Charleston -

The Trials of Muhammad Ali


From joining the controversial Nation of Islam and changing his name from Cassius Clay to Muhammad Ali, from his refusal to serve in the Vietnam War in the name of protesting racial inequality to his global humanitarian work, Muhammad Ali remains an inspiring and controversial figure. Outspoken and passionate in his beliefs, Ali found himself in the crosshairs of conflicts concerning race, religion, and wartime dissent. Directed by Academy Award-nominated director Bill Siegel, The Trials of Muhammad Ali examines how one of the most celebrated sports champions of the 20th century risked fame and fortune to follow his faith and conscience.

Watch a preview >

"Richly textured and exhaustively researched. . . fresh clips and new voices that make Ali come alive. . . a gift." Sports Illustrated

"An intriguing portrait of a man who never wavered, no matter what the world threw at him, which was a lot." Kenneth Turan, NPR Morning Edition

"This is a special film. It should be treasured by anyone who cares about sports, politics, the 1960s or the vivacious, loquacious, bodacious Muhammad Ali." Dave Zirin, The Nation

This event is free and open to the public.

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CHURCHES



  1. Calvary AME Church -  2040 Groveland Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-0533

  2. Evening Of Prayer Church Of God In Christ -  2361 Spruill Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 744-6290

  3. Jerusalem Church Of God In Christ -  2929 Louise Dr. North Charleston, SC 29405 (843) 747-1695

  4. Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church -  7396 Rivers Avenue North Charleston, SC 29406 (843) 797-2648 - (visit website)

  5. Providence Ame Church -  2060 Jacksonville Road, North Charleston, SC (843) 747-8630

  6. Shiloh AME Church -  3570 Meeting Street Road, North Charleston, SC (843) 744-7641

  7. St Paul Ame Church -  6925 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC (843) 553-2522

  8. St Peters AME Church -  4650 Sanders Avenue, North Charleston, SC (843) 744-5150 - (visit website)

  9. Union Baptist Church -  4428 Piggly Wiggly Drive, North Charleston, SC (843) 744-3734  - (visit website)

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ENTERTAINMENT



  1. Palmetto Comedy House -  Category: Entertainment -   3640-B Dorchester Road, N. Charleston, SC (843) 277-1644

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ANNUAL EVENTS



  1. Annual Charleston Blues Festival
    (Feb)   - (visit website)

    Charleston Blues Festival returns. 2013 lineup featuring Millie Jackson, Mel Waiters, TK Soul, Latimore, Theodis Ealey, and The Klass Band.


  2. City of North Charleston Christmas Festival & Parade
    (Dec)   - (visit website)

    Families, friends, and neighbors share the joys of the season through delightful entertainment at the parade.


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