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Port Royal is a town in Beaufort County, in the Hilton Head Island-Beaufort metro area.

The latitude of Port Royal is 32.378N. The longitude is -80.692W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 23 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,424.


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Median household income
Local
$36,599
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Port Royal demographic reports
Port Royal is on Port Royal Island.
Jean Ribault established one of the first French settlements on the east coast here in 1562.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 17. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 4.2 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Oktoberfest - Oct. 20, 2007
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Ancestry & family history

13% of Port Royal residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Port Royal ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Port Royal was $18,163, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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22% of Port Royal residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Port Royal, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $537.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $875.


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Beaufort County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Port Royal political report.

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The average commute time for Port Royal workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Port Royal include Days Inn, Super 8.

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