Charleston's James Island is one of the Low Country's most interesting locations both historically and geographically. Parts of the town are incorporated into Charleston while other areas remain unincorporated. Being a popular vacation destination along with nearby communities of Johns Island and Radcliffeborough, population numbers are significantly higher during tourist season with the influx of guests and part-time residents.
The locals fondly refer to Folly Beach as the "Edge of America." This is an expansive sandy beach with stunning views of Carolina sunsets. James Island, Charleston, SC, apartment rentals are particularly appealing to families and those who love the outdoors especially near the area of James Island County Park. This park is more than 600 acres of picnic areas, open meadows, hiking and biking trails and fishing spots. A children's area with spray and play fountains and an off-leash dog park complete the amenities of this public facility.
The island is full of thriving wildlife and vegetation. The waters off the coast provide some of the best fishing in the area. River fishing, surf fishing and deep sea fishing options are just as popular as fishing off the piers. Some apartments in James Island have beautiful views of the Charleston Harbor, which borders James Island on the west. Wappoo Cut, Folly River and Stono River surround the rest of the island.
Apartments for rent in James Island, Charleston, SC, offer a wide range of features and amenities. Use Apartment Guide to find a community that best fits your needs. Define your price range and preferred features to access a listing of suitable apartments. A map feature will help to narrow down the search to apartments for rent close to schools, parks and shopping centers.