Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Port Royal, South Carolina

Included zipcodes 29935

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Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island (often abbreviated as MCRD PI) is an 8,095 acres military installation located within Port Royal, South Carolina, approximately 5 miles south of Beaufort, the community that is typically associated with the installation. MCRD Parris Island is used for the training of enlisted Marines. Male recruits living east of the Mississippi River and female recruits from all over the United States report here to receive their initial training. Male recruits living west of the Mississippi River receive their training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego, California, but may train at Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island by special request.

Population
11,264
Military Population
3,483
Avg. Home Price
$194,300
Avg. Monthly Rent
$996
*militaryonesource.com 2012 demographics profile of the mlitary *data based off of 2013 census data

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School Name Grade Address Type
Port Royal Elem
1214 Paris Ave PORT ROYAL, SC 29935
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Shell Point Elem
81 Savannah Hwy BEAUFORT, SC 29906
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Beaufort Christian School
378 Parris Island Gtwy BEAUFORT, SC 29906
Grade
PK - 12
School Type
Private
Beaufort Middle
2501 Mossy Oaks Rd BEAUFORT, SC 29902
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Mossy Oaks Elem
2510 Mossy Oaks Rd BEAUFORT, SC 29902
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Robert Smalls Middle
43 Wk Alston Rd BEAUFORT, SC 29906
Grade
6 - 8
School Type
Public
Battery Creek High
1 Blue Dolphin Dr BEAUFORT, SC 29906
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
Beaufort High
84 Sea Island Parkway BEAUFORT, SC 29902
Grade
9 - 12
School Type
Public
St Peters Catholic School
70 Ladys Island Dr BEAUFORT, SC 29907
Grade
PK - 8
School Type
Private
Riverview Charter School
302 Burroughs Ave BEAUFORT, SC 29902
Grade
KG - 5
School Type
Public
Broad River Elem
474 Broad River Blvd BEAUFORT, SC 29906
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Beaufort Elem
1800 Prince St BEAUFORT, SC 29902
Grade
PK - 5
School Type
Public
Area Military Banking

Military Banking Locations

We know your banking needs can specific, here are some of the military affiliated banks in your area!

Navy Federal Credit Union Parris Island

Blvd. de France Bldg 202
Parris Island, SC 29905

Marine Federal Credit Union Beaufort

819 Parris Island Gtwy
Beaufort, SC 29906-6933

Navy Federal Credit Union Beaufort

Naval Hospital Beaufort Bldg 21 21 Willis Rd
Beaufort, SC 29902

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Cities Near Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot

Not everyone wants to live as close to base as possible, check out these surrounding cities.

City Distance Population Avg. Home Price Avg. Monthly Rent
Beaufort
6.3 miles
Distance
6.3 miles
Population
12,702
Avg. Home Price
$252,700
Avg. Rent
$819
Laurel Bay
8.6 miles
Distance
8.6 miles
Population
6,404
Avg. Home Price
$149,500
Avg. Rent
$1,069
Burton
5.2 miles
Distance
5.2 miles
Population
6,173
Avg. Home Price
$132,400
Avg. Rent
$905
Hilton Head Island
12.0 miles
Distance
12.0 miles
Population
38,497
Avg. Home Price
$447,900
Avg. Rent
$1,092
Hardeeville
19.8 miles
Distance
19.8 miles
Population
3,914
Avg. Home Price
$117,400
Avg. Rent
$945
Bluffton
16.7 miles
Distance
16.7 miles
Population
13,979
Avg. Home Price
$216,500
Avg. Rent
$1,310
Ridgeland
14.7 miles
Distance
14.7 miles
Population
4,051
Avg. Home Price
$157,900
Avg. Rent
$692
Shell Point
3.0 miles
Distance
3.0 miles
Population
2,384
Avg. Home Price
$180,700
Avg. Rent
$1,056
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