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Prioleau Alexander

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The Charleston Mercury reaches an educated, affluent reader by providing a window to the finer aspects of life in the Lowcountry.

As confirmed by Precision Mailing of Charleston, our median household income level of $144,000 translates to about 50,000 readers looking to the Mercury’s 14,000-copy print run for insight on local and international news, social events, fashion, dining, travel and the arts.

Founded in 2000, the Charleston Mercury is a review whose monthly edition is delivered to targeted Lowcountry neighborhoods in Downtown Charleston, East Cooper, West Ashley, James Island, Isle of Palms, Kiawah, Seabrook and Sullivan’s Island.

Mercury newspapers can be found at the following locations:


Buxton Books

Caviar & Bananas

The Meeting Street Inn (Rack)

Clair's Service Station, Folly Rd. (Rack)

Harris Teeter, Houston-Northcutt Blvd. (Rack)

Mt. Pleasant Library, Mathis Ferry Rd. (Rack)

Pitt St. Pharmacy

The Square Onion, I'On (Rack)