Place:Johns Island, Charleston, South Carolina, United States


NameJohns Island
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates32.783°N 80.1°W
Located inCharleston, South Carolina, United States
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Johns Island, also spelled John's Island, is the largest island in the US state of South Carolina. It is the fourth largest on the US east coast, surpassed only by Long Island, Mount Desert Island, and Martha's Vineyard. Johns Island is in area, with a population of 14,000 people. Johns Island was named after Saint John Parish in Barbados by the first settlers to the island.

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