The town of Ravenel is located within the counties of Charleston and Dorchester. It covers a total area of 31.9 sq. km. The local educated and trained workforce is involved in businesses related to industries involved in alternative medicine, textiles, hotel, insurance, real estate and logistics. Businesses related to rehabilitation services, motor freight, window glass coating and tinting, supplies of women’s clothing, pest control, home and building inspection services and freight forwarding, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by fast food restaurants, farmers market, drug stores and beauty salons.