About James Island


James Island is located along South Carolina's central coast, bordered by Charleston Harbor, Wappoo Cut, the Stono River, and the Folly River. 

James Island is a beautiful area, boasting marshes, creeks and live oaks.  The James Island Yacht Club is located on James Island.  Public boat landings line the Intracoastal Waterway and other creeks and rivers that flow throughout the community.  These rivers and creeks provide protected waters for boaters to enjoy.

The population of James Island is approximately 40,000.

View the Town of James Island's website.

James Island Public Schools are:

Stiles Point Elementary

Harbor View Elementary

Murray-LaSaine Elementary

James Island Elementary

Ft. Johnson Middle

James Island Middle

Clark Academy

James Island Charter High School