Hanahan Community Information


Berkeley County Schools, known for excellence, serve Hanahan and Wando and includes the sought-after Hanahan High School and the state of the art Daniel Island School for grades K-8. Those in pursuit of a degree in higher education have several nearby college and university campuses at their disposal, including: Charleston Southern University, College of Charleston, the Citadel, Medical University of South Carolina, South Carolina School of Law, and Trident Technical College.


This area's strong economy is supported by a variety of major employers in or near Hanahan and Wando. Some of these include the US Naval Weapons Station, the Charleston Air Force Base, Mikasa, Nucor Steel, Agfa Corporation, Bayer Corporation, DuPont, Amoco, and Westvaco.

Shopping & Dining

Nearby shopping venues include the Northwoods Mall, Mt Pleasant Town Center, Daniel Island Town Center, Center Point Mall, the Citadel Mall, and the many shops of downtown Charleston, Mt. Pleasant and historic Summerville. The restaurants of the area are known for both quality and abundance. If you love sea food, Charleston has the very best.


Whether you enjoy water sports, playing a round of world-class golf, sailing under a colorful spinnaker, watching a professional tennis match, enjoying a carriage ride through the French Quarter, or just taking a leisurely walk on the beach at sunset, the outdoor activities are endless and the weather is great. Average temperatures in the summer reach the low 80's with winters dipping to the upper 40's. Enjoy easy access to miles of pristine beach along the barrier islands or visit one of the many parks in Charleston's 4,586-acre county park system.

Community Events

The arts fan is rarely disappointed here. Each spring, it all begins anew with the opening ceremonies of the renowned Spoleto Festival USA on the steps of the Customs House. For a mesmerizing 10 days the city comes alive with the sights and sounds of internationally famous performing artists during what many consider to be the premier performing arts festival in the world. Festivals and celebrations continue throughout the year as Charleston is a natural choice for enthusiasts of nature, history, arts, and culture. If sports are your interest, Charleston is represented by great professional soccer, AA baseball, ECHL hockey, and even semi-pro basketball teams. Plus, Citadel football and Charleston Southern University football, and the College of Charleston basketball and baseball are always big draws, too.

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