Edisto Island Tourism, South Carolina

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Edisto Island is one of South Carolina's Sea Islands, the larger part of which lies in Charleston County, with its southern tip in Colleton County. The town of Edisto Beach is in Colleton County, while the Charleston County part of the island is unincorporated. The island, town, and Edisto River are named after the historic Edistow people, a Native American sub-tribe of the Cusabo Indians, who inhabited the island as well as nearby mainland areas.

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A holiday in Edisto Island can generally be of 1-2 days. Explore popular vacation packages for Edisto Island, United States and kick-start your vacation planning for free. After your splendid visit to Edisto Island, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Charleston. Add Charleston to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Magnolia Plantation And Gardens, Charleston Waterfront Park, Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge. Also, to reach Edisto Island, you'll have to take a flight to Charleston; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit.

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Facts and Stats for Edisto Island*

  • Pollution Statistics in Edisto Island

    Know the pollution level of Edisto Island before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 22.22 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.83 (Low)
  • Edisto Island: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Edisto Island for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Edisto Island.

    • Burglary and Theft 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.09 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.64 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 27.27 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 27.27 (Low)
    • Drug offense 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.82 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.82 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.36 (Low)
  • Living in Edisto Island - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Edisto Island is 169.33 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 60.8 (High)
    • Climate Index 89.94 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.27 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35.08 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 88.48 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 79.18 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.17 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 92.57 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Edisto Island

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Edisto Island

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 72.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.64 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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