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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lancaster County, South Carolina give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Male:

Under 5 years : 2,182

5 to 9 years : 2,292

10 to 14 years : 2,888

15 to 17 years : 1,630

18 and 19 years : 912

20 years : 625

21 years : 574

22 to 24 years : 1,623

25 to 29 years : 2,033

30 to 34 years : 2,399

35 to 39 years : 3,066

40 to 44 years : 2,594

45 to 49 years : 2,821

50 to 54 years : 2,485

55 to 59 years : 2,208

60 and 61 years : 1,036

62 to 64 years : 1,079

65 and 66 years : 727

67 to 69 years : 750

70 to 74 years : 946

75 to 79 years : 648

80 to 84 years : 489

85 years and over : 320

Female:

Under 5 years : 2,426

5 to 9 years : 2,477

10 to 14 years : 2,293

15 to 17 years : 1,673

18 and 19 years : 800

20 years : 584

21 years : 610

22 to 24 years : 1,069

25 to 29 years : 1,874

30 to 34 years : 2,385

35 to 39 years : 2,828

40 to 44 years : 2,635

45 to 49 years : 2,783

50 to 54 years : 2,625

55 to 59 years : 2,460

60 and 61 years : 827

62 to 64 years : 1,482

65 and 66 years : 734

67 to 69 years : 827

70 to 74 years : 1,307

75 to 79 years : 1,294

80 to 84 years : 855

85 years and over : 550



Median Age By Sex
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Male : 36

Female : 39



Total Population
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Total : 73,725



Population By Race
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

White alone : 52,941

Black or African American alone : 19,120

American Indian and Alaska Native alone : 252

Asian alone : 393

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone : 41

Some other race alone : 502

Two or more races:

Two races including Some other race : 0

Two races excluding Some other race, and three or more races : 476



Population By Ancestry
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 55,728

Multiple ancestry : 7,219

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 460

Ancestry not reported : 10,318



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 71,377

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 44

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 316

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 457

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,531



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Total:

Under 5 years : 4,608

5 to 17 years : 13,253

18 to 24 years : 6,797

25 to 34 years : 8,691

35 to 44 years : 11,123

45 to 54 years : 10,714

55 to 59 years : 4,668

60 and 61 years : 1,863

62 to 64 years : 2,561

65 to 74 years : 5,291

75 years and over : 4,156

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 3,348

5 to 17 years : 9,503

18 to 24 years : 4,516

25 to 34 years : 5,085

35 to 44 years : 6,470

45 to 54 years : 7,484

55 to 59 years : 3,233

60 and 61 years : 1,242

62 to 64 years : 1,762

65 to 74 years : 3,904

75 years and over : 3,167

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 1,244

5 to 17 years : 3,639

18 to 24 years : 1,893

25 to 34 years : 2,857

35 to 44 years : 4,074

45 to 54 years : 3,018

55 to 59 years : 1,375

60 and 61 years : 555

62 to 64 years : 760

65 to 74 years : 1,291

75 years and over : 957

Native: born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 22

18 to 24 years : 5

25 to 34 years : 149

35 to 44 years : 96

45 to 54 years : 82

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 16

5 to 17 years : 89

18 to 24 years : 383

25 to 34 years : 600

35 to 44 years : 483

45 to 54 years : 130

55 to 59 years : 60

60 and 61 years : 66

62 to 64 years : 39

65 to 74 years : 90

75 years and over : 32



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 24,665

Female : 25,049

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 10,464

Female : 11,199

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 149

Female : 211

Foreign born:

Male : 1,049

Female : 939



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence : 33,322

Born in other state in the United States : 17,988

Native: born outside the United States : 268

Foreign born : 1,363



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 12,371

Now married, except separated : 18,354

Divorced : 3,765

Separated : 1,417

Widowed : 3,272

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 4,497

Now married, except separated : 9,451

Divorced : 2,089

Separated : 635

Widowed : 1,084

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 53

Now married, except separated : 130

Divorced : 152

Separated : 0

Widowed : 6

Foreign born:

Never married : 910

Now married, except separated : 651

Divorced : 88

Separated : 184

Widowed : 58



Median Age At First Marriage
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Male :

Female :



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Speak only English : 66,192

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 805

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,271

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 81

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

French Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 31

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 1

German:

Speak English "very well" : 138

Speak English less than "very well" : 86

Yiddish:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Greek:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 28

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Serbo-Croatian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Armenian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Gujarati:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 20

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 91

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hmong:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 107

Other Asian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 38

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 41

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Arabic:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 32

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0





Total Population In Lancaster County, South Carolina (In 2010): 76,652
Estimated Population In July 2007: 63,628 (20.47% Change)



Male Population in Lancaster County, South Carolina: 37,762
Female Population in Lancaster County, South Carolina: 38,890



Median Male Resident Age in Lancaster County, South Carolina: 38.5
Median Female Resident Age in Lancaster County, South Carolina: 40.9



South Carolina Median Age: 37.9



Median Age By Sex in
Lancaster County, South Carolina


White


Both sexes

42.7

Male

41.4

Female

44.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.3

Male

32.5

Female

36.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

37.5

Male

37.2

Female

37.8

Asian


Both sexes

35.8

Male

34.4

Female

36.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

28.5

Male

29.0

Female

14.5

Other


Both sexes

25.2

Male

26.3

Female

23.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.9

Male

12.5

Female

13.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.8

Male

26.3

Female

25.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

43.2

Male

41.9

Female

44.6













Races in Lancaster County, South Carolina


  • White: 71.5%
  • African American: 23.8%
  • American Indian: 0.3%
  • Asian: 0.6%
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0.0%
  • Some Other Race: 2.4%
  • Two or More Races: 1.3%





Ancestries in Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Other Groups: 47.9%
  • United States Or American: 26.6%
  • German: 6.0%
  • Czech: 5.8%
  • English: 5.0%
  • Scotch-irish: 5.0%
  • Irish: 3.7%


Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Lancaster County, South Carolina citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lancaster County, South Carolina

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2.87%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1.79%
  • 9th Grade: 2.15%
  • 10th Grade: 10.75%
  • 11th Grade: 0%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 5.38%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 51.61%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 10.75%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 8.24%
  • Associate Degree: 2.87%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 0%
  • Master's Degree: 3.58%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0%

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 2.95%
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0%
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0%
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15.41%
  • 9th Grade: 0%
  • 10th Grade: 4.92%
  • 11th Grade: 0.66%
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 10.49%
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 44.26%
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 2.62%
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 9.84%
  • Associate Degree: 1.97%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 6.89%
  • Master's Degree: 0%
  • Professional School Degree: 0%
  • Doctorate Degree: 0%



Largest School Agency's In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Lancaster County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 300 S. Catawba Street, Lancaster, SC 29721, Phone: (803) 286-6972, Students: 11,243 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Buford Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1906 N. Rocky River Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 286-0026, Students: 900 )

  • South Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1551 Billings Dr, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-8416, Students: 770 )

  • North Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: Roddey Drive, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-9918, Students: 585 )

  • Brooklyn Springs Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1637 Billings Dr, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-8471, Students: 585 )

  • A.r. Rucker Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 610 E Meeting Street, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-1531, Students: 572 )

  • Mcdonald Green El


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2763 Lynwood Dr, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-7416, Students: 497 )

  • Kershaw Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 108 N Rollings Dr, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 475-2177, Students: 494 )

  • Andrew Jackson Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 6865 Kershaw-camden Hwy, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 475-6021, Students: 467 )

  • Buford Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1890 N. Rocky River Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-3967, Students: 448 )

  • Erwin Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1477 Locustwood Ave, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-8484, Students: 447 )

  • North Centrl Middle


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Keys Lane, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 424-2470, Students: 430 )

  • Clinton Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 110 Clinton School Rd, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-5395, Students: 390 )

  • Heath Springs Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 158 Solar Rd, Heath Springs, SC 29058, Phone: (803) 273-3176, Students: 387 )

  • South Side School


    ( Grades: K-KG, Location: 500 Hampton Road, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-3915, Students: 155 )

  • Mt Pisgah Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 5160 Mt. Pisgah Road, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 475-6791, Students: 128 )

  • Discovery School Of Lancaster


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 302 West Dunlap Street, Lancaster, SC 29721, Phone: (803) 285-8430, Students: 106 )

  • Kershaw Correctional Institution


    ( Location: 4848 Goldmine Highway, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 896-3300, )

  • Lancaster A V C


    ( Location: 625 Normandy Road, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-7404, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Lancaster High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 617 Normandy Road, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 283-2001, Students: 1,759 )

  • Andrew Jackson High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 6925 Kershaw-camden Hwy, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 475-2381, Students: 560 )

  • Buford High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4290 Tabernacle Road, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 286-7068, Students: 556 )

  • North Central High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3000 Lockhart Road, Kershaw, SC 29067, Phone: (803) 432-9858, Students: 527 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • University Of South Carolina-lancaster


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 1,502; Location: 76 Hubbard Drive, Lancaster, SC 29720, Web: http://usclancaster.sc.edu/ )

Largest Schools (Private) In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Carolina Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1850 Kershaw Camden Highway, Lancaster, SC 29720, Phone: (803) 285-5565, Students: 230 )

Academic Libraries In Lancaster County, South Carolina

* Data from 2005

Public Libraries (Branch) In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Kershaw Branch Library


    (Location: 3855 Fork Hill Road, Kershaw, SC 29067)

* Data from 2005

Public Libraries (Central) In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Lancaster County Library


    ( Location: 313 S. White Street, Lancaster, SC 29720, Book Volume: 135,723, Audio Volume: 3,373, Video Volume: 3,818, Operating Income: $830,015.00, Paid Staff: $15.00, Web: http://www.lanclib.org )

* Data from 2005






Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lancaster County, South Carolina affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Lancaster County, South Carolina.

Area Features of Lancaster County, South Carolina


Airport


(1) Elliot White Springs Hospital Heliport   (2) Unity Aerodrome  

Bridge


(1) Dobys Bridge   (2) Houghs Bridge   (3) Youngs Bridge  

Building


(1) Heath Springs City Hall   (2) Kershaw City Hall   (3) Lancaster City Hall   (4) Lancaster County Courthouse   (5) Lancaster County Home   (6) Lancaster County Jail   (7) Lancaster County Library  

Cemetery


(1) Baskins Cemetery   (2) Beaver Creek Cemetery   (3) Camp Creek Cemetery   (4) Caskey Cemetery   (5) Clinton Memorial Cemetery   (6) Cureton Cemetery   (7) Fork Hill Cemetery   (8) Hammond Cemetery   (9) Hanging Rock Cemetery   (10) Hudson Cemetery   (11) Lancaster Memorial Park   (12) Laurel Hill Cemetery   (13) Mackey Walker Cemetery   (14) Mobley Cemetery   (15) Mount Carmel Cemetery   (16) New Bethel Cemetery   (17) Old Presbyterian Cemetery   (18) Pleasant Valley Cemetery   (19) Rock Hill Cemetery   (20) Rock Hill Cemetery   (21) Shiloh Cemetery   (22) Six Mile Cemetery   (23) Stroud Cemetery   (24) Tabernacle Cemetery   (25) West Side Cemetery  

Church


(1) Abney Church   (2) Antioch Baptist Church   (3) Banks Church   (4) Beaver Creek Church   (5) Belair Church   (6) Bethel Church   (7) Bethlehem Church   (8) Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church   (9) Bonds Grove Church   (10) Buffalo Church   (11) Calvary Church   (12) Calvary Church   (13) Camp Creek Baptist Church   (14) Camp Creek Church   (15) Carmel Methodist Church Historical   (16) Cedar Creek Church   (17) Centennial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church   (18) Center Grove Church   (19) Christ Church   (20) Church Of Christ   (21) Church Of God Historical   (22) Clinton Church   (23) Crestview Church   (24) Crossroad Church   (25) Eastside Church   (26) Elbethel Church   (27) First Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church   (28) First Baptist Church   (29) First Baptist Church   (30) First Baptist Church Of North Hampton Street   (31) First Pentecostal Holiness Church   (32) First Presbyterian Church   (33) First United Methodist Church   (34) First United Methodist Church Of Kershaw   (35) Flint Ridge Church   (36) Fork Hill Church   (37) Gethsemane Church   (38) Gills Creek Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church   (39) Glenwood Heights Baptist Church   (40) Gold Hill Church   (41) Good Shepherd Church   (42) Grace Church   (43) Haile Gold Mine Church   (44) Hanging Rock Church   (45) Heath Springs Baptist Church   (46) High Point Church   (47) Holiness Church   (48) Hopewell Church   (49) Hopewell Church Historical   (50) Hyde Park Church   (51) Immanuel Baptist Church   (52) Indian Land Church   (53) Kershaw Presbyterian Church   (54) Laurel Hill Baptist Church Historical   (55) Lynwood United Methodist Church   (56) Macedonia Church   (57) Macedonia Church   (58) Midway Church   (59) Mount Carmel Church   (60) Mount Oliver Church   (61) Mount Tabor Church   (62) Mount Zion Church   (63) Mount Zion Church   (64) Mount Zion Church   (65) Mount Zion Church Historical   (66) Nebo Church   (67) New Bethel Church   (68) New Cut Presbyterian Church   (69) New Hope Church   (70) New Hope Church   (71) New Zion Church   (72) North Corner Church   (73) Northside Mission Church   (74) Oak Ridge Church   (75) Oak Ridge Church   (76) Oakhurst Church   (77) Osceola Church   (78) Pilgrim Church   (79) Pleasant Dale Church   (80) Pleasant Grove Church   (81) Pleasant Hill Church   (82) Pleasant Hill Church   (83) Pleasant Pines Church   (84) Pleasant Plain Baptist Church   (85) Pleasant Plains Church   (86) Pleasant Ridge Church   (87) Pleasant Valley Church   (88) Pleasant Valley Church Historical   (89) Reformation Lutheran Church   (90) Rich Hill Baptist Church   (91) Rock Hill Church Historical   (92) Rock Hill Church Historical   (93) Saint John Church Historical   (94) Saint Johns Church   (95) Saint Lukes Church   (96) Saint Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (97) Saint Pauls Church   (98) Salem United Methodist Church   (99) Sand Hill Church   (100) Sandy Hill Church   (101) Second Avenue Church   (102) Second Baptist Church   (103) Second Calvary Church   (104) Second Church   (105) Sherwood Church   (106) Shiloh Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church   (107) Silver Run Church   (108) Sixmile Creek Church   (109) Springdale Church   (110) Springdell Church   (111) Tabernacle Church   (112) Taylors Grove Church   (113) Temple Church   (114) Tirzah Church   (115) Trinity Church   (116) Trinity Church   (117) Union Church   (118) Unity Baptist Church   (119) Unity Church   (120) University Baptist Church   (121) Wade Memorial Church   (122) Washington Baptist Church Historical   (123) Westside Church   (124) White Bluff Baptist Church   (125) Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church Historical   (126) Zion Church   (127) Zion United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Lancaster County  

Dam


(1) Arthur Jones Pond D-1775 Dam   (2) Baxley Pond Dam D-1782   (3) Belks Pond D-1766 Dam   (4) Bethea Pond Dam Number One D-1771   (5) Bethea Pond Dam Number Two D-1770   (6) Bowater Camp Creek Pond Dam D-1764   (7) Bowers Pond D-1745 Dam   (8) Bowers Pond Dam D-2499   (9) Brewers Pond Dam D-1752   (10) Bridges Pond Dam D-1773   (11) Burnett Lake D-1769 Dam   (12) Cane Creek Lake Dam   (13) Cane Creek Wcd Dam Number 18-a D-1786   (14) Carnes Lake D-1768 Dam   (15) Cheek Lake Dam   (16) Harpers Pond D-1772 Dam   (17) Helms Pond Dam D-1758   (18) Honkers Lake Dam D-3183   (19) Johnston Pond D-1746 Dam   (20) Kennington Pond Dam D-1776   (21) Kershaw City Reservoir Dam D-1781   (22) Lasley Pond Dam D-1765   (23) Lindenzwieg Pond Dam D-1783   (24) Nesbit Farms Incorporated Pond Number One D-1747 Dam   (25) Nesbit Farms Incorporated Pond Number Two D-1749 Dam   (26) Old City Reservoir D-1763 Dam   (27) Parker Pond Dam D-1779   (28) Pool J Dam D-3182   (29) Rowell Pond Dam D-1767   (30) Schewzyk Pond Dam D-1750   (31) Sherrill Pond Dam D-1778   (32) South Carolina Noname 29002 D-1774 Dam   (33) Taylors Pond Dam D-1780   (34) Wikoff Pond Dam D-1748   (35) William Holly Pond Dam D-1073  

Falls


(1) Cedar Falls  

Hospital


(1) Elliott Springs Memorial Hospital   (2) Marion Sims Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Goat Island  

Locale


(1) Hails Mill Historical   (2) Hails Plantation Historical   (3) Hanging Rock Battleground   (4) Lancaster Country Club   (5) Lancaster Speedway   (6) Lancaster Square Shopping Center   (7) Mount Carmel Camp Meeting Ground   (8) North Park Square Shopping Center   (9) Springs-stevens State Fish Hatchery   (10) Westgate Shopping Center  

Mine


(1) Haile Gold Mine  

Park


(1) Buford Battle Ground Monument   (2) Cane Creek Park   (3) East Richland Street - East Church Street Historic District   (4) Lancaster County Memorial Stadium   (5) Lancaster Downtown Historic District   (6) Matson Street Historic District   (7) Stevens Acres   (8) Stevens Park  

Pillar


(1) Hanging Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Abney Crossroads   (2) Antioch   (3) Antioch Acres   (4) Anvil Rock   (5) Arrowood Estates   (6) Baker Place   (7) Barfield Mill   (8) Belair   (9) Black Horse Run   (10) Blakley Crossroads   (11) Buford   (12) Camp Creek   (13) Cauthens Crossroads   (14) Cedar Terrace   (15) Cloisters   (16) Country Club Heights   (17) Crocketts Crossroad   (18) Doctor Sapps Crossroads   (19) Dwight Crossroads   (20) Elgin   (21) Elgin Woods   (22) Erwinwood Acres   (23) Evergreen Acres   (24) Fleming Crossroad   (25) Fork Hill Crossroads   (26) Friendship   (27) Gooch Crossroad   (28) Green Peach Orchard   (29) Greenbriar   (30) Gregwood   (31) Hancock   (32) Heath Springs   (33) Jones Crossroads   (34) Kennon Heights   (35) Kershaw   (36) Kirkley Mill   (37) Lancaster   (38) Lancaster Mill   (39) Lingles Crossroads   (40) Marvin   (41) Midway   (42) Midway   (43) Midway Crossroads   (44) Mount Pisgah   (45) New Cut   (46) Oakhurst   (47) Pitmon Crossroad   (48) Pleasant Dale   (49) Pleasant Hill   (50) Pleasant Plain   (51) Primus   (52) Quail Haven   (53) Rich Hill Crossroads   (54) Robinwood Estates   (55) Santarosa   (56) Sapps Crossroads   (57) Sherwood Acres   (58) Shiloh   (59) Smoke Rise   (60) Springdale   (61) Starmount Acres   (62) Stewart Crossroads   (63) Stoneboro   (64) Union   (65) Unity   (66) Westwood   (67) White Bluff Corssroads  

Post Office


(1) Heath Springs Post Office   (2) Kershaw Post Office   (3) Lancaster Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Baxley Pond   (2) Belks Pond   (3) Betheas Pond   (4) Bowers Pond   (5) Bowers Pond   (6) Burnetts Pond   (7) Cane Creek Lake   (8) Cane Creek Watershed Site 16   (9) Cane Creek Watershed Site Seven   (10) Carnes Lake   (11) Cheek Lake   (12) City Reservoir   (13) Harpers Pond   (14) Kirkleys Mill Pond Historical   (15) Lancaster Reservoir   (16) Lindenzwiegs Pond   (17) Parkers Pond   (18) Pool J   (19) Rowells Pond   (20) Sherrells Pond   (21) Sunrise Lake   (22) Taylors Pond   (23) William Holly Pond  

School


(1) Allowance Hall School Historical   (2) Andrew Jackson High School   (3) Andrew Jackson Middle School   (4) Antioch School Historical   (5) Barr Street School   (6) Bethel School Historical   (7) Bethlehem School Historical   (8) Brooklyn Avenue School Historical   (9) Brooklyn Spring School   (10) Buffalo School Historical   (11) Buford Elementary School   (12) Buford High School   (13) Buford School   (14) Buford Vocational School   (15) Camp Creek School Historical   (16) Cauthen-clinton Center School   (17) Cedar Creek School Historical   (18) Central School   (19) Chesterfield School   (20) Clinton School   (21) Craigsville School Historical   (22) Dixie School Historical   (23) Dodson School   (24) Dry Creek School Historical   (25) Elbethel School Historical   (26) Elgin School Historical   (27) Flat Creek School Historical   (28) Flat Creek Schools   (29) Flint Ridge School Historical   (30) Fork Hill School Historical   (31) Franklin Academy Historical   (32) Gates Ford School Historical   (33) Gold Hill School Historical   (34) H R Rice School   (35) Haile Gold Mine School Historical   (36) Heath Springs High School Historical   (37) Hillside High School   (38) Indian Land Elementary School   (39) Indian Land High School   (40) Jacksonham School Historical   (41) Jones Cross Roads School Historical   (42) Kershaw Grammar School   (43) Kershaw High School Historical   (44) Kershaw Primary School   (45) Lancaster County Vocational School   (46) Lancaster Senior High School   (47) Mcdonald Green School   (48) Midway School Historical   (49) Mount Carmel School Historical   (50) Mount Pisgah Elementary School   (51) Mount Tabor School Historical   (52) Nebo School Historical   (53) Neds Creek School Historical   (54) New Bethel School Historical   (55) North Junior High School   (56) North Lancaster School Historical   (57) North Lancaster School Historical   (58) Northside School   (59) Oak Ridge School Historical   (60) Oak Ridge School Historical   (61) Oakhurst School Historical   (62) Oakhurst School Historical   (63) Oakridge School   (64) Osceola School Historical   (65) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (66) Pleasant Plains School Historical   (67) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (68) Red Hill School Historical   (69) Rich Hill School Historical   (70) Sand Hill School Historical   (71) South Junior High School   (72) Southside School   (73) Springs School Historical   (74) Stoneboro School Historical   (75) Tabernacle School Historical   (76) Tank School Historical   (77) Three Fork School Historical   (78) Union School Historical   (79) Union School Historical   (80) Unity School Historical   (81) University Of South Carolina Extension Colle   (82) Westside High School Historical   (83) White Bluff School Historical  

Stream


(1) Baker Creek   (2) Baskins Creek   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Beckham Branch   (5) Bell Branch   (6) Bend Creek   (7) Blackman Branch   (8) Blue Branch   (9) Burgis Creek   (10) Camp Branch   (11) Camp Creek   (12) Caney Branch   (13) Childers Creek   (14) Cow Branch   (15) Cowhorn Branch   (16) Dry Branch   (17) Dry Creek   (18) Ellis Creek   (19) Falls Branch   (20) Flag Pond Branch   (21) Four Mile Creek   (22) Gar Creek   (23) Gates Ford Branch   (24) Gills Creek   (25) Haggins Branch   (26) Haile Gold Mine Creek   (27) Hanging Rock Creek   (28) Hannahs Creek   (29) Horton Creek   (30) Lick Creek   (31) Lick Creek   (32) Lick Run   (33) Little Buffalo Creek   (34) Little Lynches Creek   (35) Little Turkey Creek   (36) Long Branch   (37) Lyles Branch   (38) Mcateer Branch   (39) Mill Creek   (40) Mobley Branch   (41) Morrison Branch   (42) Neds Creek   (43) North Prong Camp Creek   (44) Rone Branch   (45) Sandy Branch   (46) Simpson Branch   (47) Sixmile Creek   (48) South Buffalo Creek   (49) South Prong Camp Creek   (50) Sugar Creek   (51) Tar Kiln Branch   (52) Tranham Creek   (53) Turkey Quarter Creek   (54) Unity Branch  

Summit


(1) Fourty Acre Rock  

Tower


(1) Buffalo Lookout Tower   (2) Wksc-am Kershaw   (3) Wlcm-am Lancaster   (4) Wrhm-fm Lancaster  

Valley


(1) Brewer Gully  



Zip Codes in Lancaster County, South Carolina

29058 29067 29720




Area Code(s) in Lancaster County, South Carolina

803



Current local time in Lancaster County, South Carolina is
Apr 27, 2013 7:03:04 AM



Elevation in Lancaster County, South Carolina is
600.0 ft. (183.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lancaster County, South Carolina

Lat: 34.695244 N        Long: -80.712207 W



Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lancaster County, South Carolina need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In South Carolina

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.15 6.15 4.18 5.53 0.00 5.59
  Total Electric Industry 7.15 6.15 4.18 5.53 0.00 5.59
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.22 6.22 4.16 5.71 0.00 5.63
  Total Electric Industry 7.22 6.22 4.16 5.71 0.00 5.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.19 6.17 4.03 5.72 0.00 5.53
  Total Electric Industry 7.19 6.17 4.03 5.72 0.00 5.53
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.33 6.22 4.06 5.67 0.00 5.64
  Total Electric Industry 7.33 6.22 4.06 5.67 0.00 5.64
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.49 6.37 4.03 5.84 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.49 6.37 4.03 5.84 0.00 5.67
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.53 6.35 4.00 5.87 0.00 5.69
  Total Electric Industry 7.53 6.35 4.00 5.87 0.00 5.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.38 3.89 6.03 0.00 5.67
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.38 3.89 6.03 0.00 5.67
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.51 6.33 3.71 6.04 0.00 5.50
  Total Electric Industry 7.51 6.33 3.71 6.04 0.00 5.50
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.50 6.24 3.69 5.99 0.00 5.53
  Total Electric Industry 7.50 6.24 3.69 5.99 0.00 5.53
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 6.30 3.72 5.98 0.00 5.57
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 6.30 3.72 5.98 0.00 5.57
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.58 6.35 3.74 6.29 0.00 5.62
  Total Electric Industry 7.58 6.35 3.74 6.29 0.00 5.62
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 7.69 6.45 3.86 6.39 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 7.69 6.45 3.86 6.39 0.00 5.77
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 7.72 6.48 3.85 6.44 0.00 5.83
  Total Electric Industry 7.72 6.48 3.85 6.44 0.00 5.83
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.01 6.81 4.00 0.00 0.00 6.08
  Total Electric Industry 8.01 6.81 4.00 0.00 0.00 6.08
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.12 6.91 4.13 0.00 0.00 6.22
  Total Electric Industry 8.12 6.91 4.13 0.00 0.00 6.22
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.39 4.55 0.00 0.00 6.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.39 4.55 0.00 0.00 6.72
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.03 7.60 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 9.03 7.60 4.71 0.00 0.00 6.98


Travel Time to Work in Lancaster County, South Carolina

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.

(3.3%)

5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.

(4.1%)

6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.

(8.9%)

6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.

(17.1%)

7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.

(32.7%)

7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.

(17.8%)

8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.

(3.0%)

8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.

(2.6%)

9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.

(0.0%)

12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.

(2.2%)

4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.

(8.2%)



Means Of Transportation
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 24,870

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 2,182

In 3-person carpool : 487

In 4-person carpool : 192

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 134

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 74

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 13

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 137

Bicycle : 30

Walked : 293

Other means : 306

Worked at home : 632



Time Leaving Home To Go To Work
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. : 1,016

5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. : 1,299

5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. : 1,402

6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. : 2,940

6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. : 3,453

7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. : 5,539

7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. : 3,713

8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. : 1,886

8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. : 1,061

9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. : 1,130

10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. : 659

11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. : 210

12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. : 2,061

4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. : 2,349



Travel Time To Work
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Less than 5 minutes : 903

5 to 9 minutes : 2,411

10 to 14 minutes : 3,569

15 to 19 minutes : 4,228

20 to 24 minutes : 3,867

25 to 29 minutes : 1,719

30 to 34 minutes : 3,918

35 to 39 minutes : 923

40 to 44 minutes : 1,089

45 to 59 minutes : 3,605

60 to 89 minutes : 1,872

90 or more minutes : 614



Self-Employment Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

With self-employment income : 2,145

No self-employment income : 23,861



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

With Social Security income : 8,236

No Social Security income : 17,770



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

With retirement income : 4,474

No retirement income : 21,532



Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 1,216

$10,000 to $14,999 : 965

$15,000 to $19,999 : 876

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,245

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,107

$30,000 to $34,999 : 998

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,177

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,061

$45,000 to $49,999 : 977

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,706

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,267

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,260

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,277

$125,000 to $149,999 : 362

$150,000 to $199,999 : 320

$200,000 or more : 269



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : 47,753







Occupations in
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 10.2%
  • Service Occupations: 8.8%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 13.6%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0.0%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 32.7%

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11.6%
  • Service Occupations: 4.3%
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 31.9%
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0.0%
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0.0%







Employment Rate In
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Employed: 28,144
Unemployed: 2,807



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 7.6%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 19.1%
  • Other: 73.3%



Water Usage In
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 25.75 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 25.75 Mgal/d





Number of Farms In
Lancaster County, South Carolina: 645 Farms



Banks In Lancaster County, South Carolina

First Citizens Bank And Trust Company, Inc. - 4 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $23,719,480.00
    Deposits: $135,515,000.00
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 166

Wachovia Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $1,048,226,000.00
    Deposits: $129,022,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3103

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $121,998,000.00
    Deposits: $57,263,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1484

Carolina First Bank - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $9,022,660.00
    Deposits: $3,073,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 106

First Palmetto Savings Bank, F.s.b. - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $929,143.00
    Deposits: $20,470,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 20

Waccamaw Bank - 1 Branches


    Info Date: June 2007
    Bank Assets: $432,596.00
    Deposits: $19,826,000.00
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 12









Modes of Transportation in
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

72.63%

Carpooled

21.75%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

0.0%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.61%









Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lancaster County, South Carolina, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





Household Type
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 13,400

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 1,151

Female householder, no husband present : 3,532

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 6,860

Householder not living alone : 1,063



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 43

Male householder and female partner : 529

Female householder and female partner : 137

Female householder and male partner : 471

All other households : 24,826



Household Type By Tenure
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 11,659

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,741

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 661

Renter-occupied housing units : 490

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,829

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,703

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 5,039

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,884



Household Income (Annual)
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 2,815

$10,000 to $14,999 : 2,070

$15,000 to $19,999 : 1,627

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,945

$25,000 to $29,999 : 1,713

$30,000 to $34,999 : 1,690

$35,000 to $39,999 : 1,632

$40,000 to $44,999 : 1,336

$45,000 to $49,999 : 1,212

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2,321

$60,000 to $74,999 : 2,597

$75,000 to $99,999 : 2,582

$100,000 to $124,999 : 1,394

$125,000 to $149,999 : 442

$150,000 to $199,999 : 342

$200,000 or more : 288



Housing Units
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Total : 29,391



Occupancy Status
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Occupied : 26,006

Vacant : 3,385



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Median number of rooms : 6



Year Structure Built
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 1,259

Built 2000 to 2004 : 3,018

Built 1990 to 1999 : 4,777

Built 1980 to 1989 : 4,267

Built 1970 to 1979 : 5,029

Built 1960 to 1969 : 4,526

Built 1950 to 1959 : 3,486

Built 1940 to 1949 : 1,556

Built 1939 or earlier : 1,473



House Heating Fuel
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Utility gas : 12,277

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,672

Electricity : 10,314

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,097

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 558

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 28

No fuel used : 60



House Value
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Less than $10,000 : 251

$10,000 to $14,999 : 306

$15,000 to $19,999 : 164

$20,000 to $24,999 : 265

$25,000 to $29,999 : 372

$30,000 to $34,999 : 296

$35,000 to $39,999 : 323

$40,000 to $49,999 : 642

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,210

$60,000 to $69,999 : 691

$70,000 to $79,999 : 1,329

$80,000 to $89,999 : 1,627

$90,000 to $99,999 : 985

$100,000 to $124,999 : 2,340

$125,000 to $149,999 : 1,820

$150,000 to $174,999 : 1,734

$175,000 to $199,999 : 934

$200,000 to $249,999 : 1,615

$250,000 to $299,999 : 809

$300,000 to $399,999 : 643

$400,000 to $499,999 : 413

$500,000 to $749,999 : 265

$750,000 to $999,999 : 44

$1,000,000 or more : 110



Mortgage Status
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 491

Home equity loan only : 1,682

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 47

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 9,105

Housing units without a mortgage : 7,863



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lancaster County, South Carolina : 2009)

Built 2005 or later : 241,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : 161,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : 113,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : 110,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : 107,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : 93,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : 88,900

Built 1940 to 1949 : 75,700

Built 1939 or earlier : 121,400









Percentage of Family Households in
Lancaster County, South Carolina: 71.1%

Percentage of Family Households in
South Carolina: 67.5%



Building Permits in Lancaster County, South Carolina

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 27 27 $3,920,678
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

27 27 $3,920,678
2000        
  Single Family 312 312 $40,537,759
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

312 312 $40,537,759
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,169,194
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

15 15 $2,169,194
2003        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,288,243
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 40 $2,094,640
  Total

11 50 $3,382,883
2004        
  Single Family 5 5 $920,958
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $920,958
2005        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,903,443
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 7 $1,903,443
2006        
  Single Family 10 10 $2,139,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 48 $3,375,000
  Total

17 58 $5,514,000



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lancaster County, SC): $32,917
Median Household Income In 2000 (South Carolina): $37,082



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lancaster County): $85,800
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (South Carolina): $83,100



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lancaster County, South Carolina

Utility Gas: 22.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 28.4%
Electricity: 27.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 17.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 3.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%







Population in Group Quarters in Lancaster County, South Carolina

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 79.66%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.04%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 14.52%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 4.78%







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lancaster County): $725
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (South Carolina): $510
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Lancaster County): $542



Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Lancaster County, South Carolina are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lancaster County, South Carolina

Home Care Of Lancaster


     Address: 902 W Meeting St #a, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/19/1985

Union Regional Home Care


     Address: 101 East Franklin Street, Monroe, North Carolina 28111
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 3/1/1995

Neighbors Care Home Health


     Address: One Medical Park Drive, Chester, South Carolina 29706
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/30/1993

Amedisys Home Health Of Camden


     Address: 715 West Dekalb Street, Camden, South Carolina 29020
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/4/1985

Kershaw County Medical Center Home Health


     Address: 2001 West Dekalb Street Po Box 7003, Camden, South Carolina 29020
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 1/9/1991

Hospitals Close To Lancaster County, South Carolina

Springs Memorial Hospital


     Address: 800 W Meeting St, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Carolinas Medical Center-union


     Address: 600 Hospital Dr, Monroe, North Carolina 28110
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Chester Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1 Medical Park Drive, Chester, South Carolina 29706
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Kershaw County Medical Center


     Address: "haile And Roberts Streets, Box 7003", Camden, South Carolina 29020
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Piedmont Medical Center


     Address: 222 S Herlong Ave, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Lancaster County, South Carolina

White Oak Manor - Lancaster


     Address: 253 Craig Manor Road, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Lancaster Convalescent Center


     Address: 2044 Pageland Hwy, Lancaster, South Carolina 29721
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 135
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Springs Memorial Hospital Tcu


     Address: 800 West Meeting Street, Lancaster, South Carolina 29720
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 14
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Jesse Helms Nursing Center


     Address: 1411 Dove Street, Monroe, North Carolina 28112
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Rehab And Nursing Center Of Monroe


     Address: 1212 East Sunset Dr, Monroe, North Carolina 28112
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 135
     Percent Occupied: 92%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lancaster County, South Carolina

Name: Catawba
Address: 4800 Concord Road; York, SC 29745
Distance: 35 Miles



Social Security Users in Lancaster County, South Carolina

    Retired Workers:
    Disabled Workers:
    Widowers Workers:
    Spouses Workers:
    Children Workers:





Lancaster County, South Carolina Presidential Election (2004)

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.66%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.05%
  • Other 1.28%





Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Lancaster County, South Carolina citizens.

Relocation to Lancaster County, SC

5.28 % of Lancaster County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,101

South Carolina Average 8.00 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Lancaster County, SC (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.95 % ($53,784 AGI )
  • York County , SC 0.62 % ($33,451 AGI )
  • Chester County , SC 0.47 % ($24,950 AGI )
  • Union County , NC 0.28 % ($47,333 AGI )
  • Chesterfield County , SC 0.20 % ($21,535 AGI )
  • Kershaw County , SC 0.20 % ($26,262 AGI )
  • Richland County , SC 0.12 % ($26,000 AGI )
  • Horry County , SC 0.07 % ($27,929 AGI )
  • Lexington County , SC 0.05 % ($37,000 AGI )
  • Charleston County , SC 0.05 % ($26,200 AGI )

Relocation away from Lancaster County, SC

4.94 % of Lancaster County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,250

South Carolina Average 6.88 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Lancaster County, SC (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • York County , SC 1.14 % ($32,490 AGI )
  • Mecklenburg County , NC 0.54 % ($53,474 AGI )
  • Chester County , SC 0.32 % ($24,691 AGI )
  • Union County , NC 0.26 % ($36,909 AGI )
  • Kershaw County , SC 0.25 % ($22,283 AGI )
  • Richland County , SC 0.23 % ($29,080 AGI )
  • Chesterfield County , SC 0.20 % ($23,500 AGI )
  • Horry County , SC 0.12 % ($30,846 AGI )
  • Lexington County , SC 0.09 % ($28,684 AGI )
  • Charleston County , SC 0.07 % ($33,933 AGI )



Income Tax Rates in South Carolina (2008)

Low Bracket: $2,670 (0.00%)
High Bracket: $13,350 (7.00%)



Sales Tax Rates in South Carolina (2008)

6.00%



Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Lancaster County, South Carolina is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Lancaster County, South Carolina

On 06/16/1989, a tornado touched down 2.94 miles from the center of Lancaster County, South Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 1 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500,000 to $5,000,000.

On 04/05/1957, a tornado touched down 3.86 miles from the center of Lancaster County, South Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 (with heavy rain) . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.

On 09/07/2004, a tornado touched down 3.94 miles from the center of Lancaster County, South Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 03/04/1977, a tornado touched down 7.7 miles from the center of Lancaster County, South Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 04/13/1996, a tornado touched down 8.08 miles from the center of Lancaster County, South Carolina. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
FLASH FLOOD        
2003-07-13 0 0 -- --
2003-06-17 0 0 -- --
2003-02-27 0 0 $40K --
         
FLASH FLOOD/ FLOOD        
1995-08-26 0 0 -- --
         
FUNNEL CLOUD        
1998-09-08 0 0 -- --
         
HAIL        
2007-06-11 0 0 -- --
2007-06-11 0 0 -- --
2007-04-12 0 0 -- --
2006-05-20 0 0 -- --
2006-05-18 0 0 -- --
2006-04-03 0 0 -- --
2006-04-03 0 0 -- --
2005-07-22 0 0 -- --
2003-07-13 0 0 -- --
2003-05-07 0 0 -- --
2003-05-03 0 0 -- --
2003-05-03 0 0 -- --
2002-07-03 0 0 -- --
2000-05-25 0 0 -- --
2000-05-25 0 0 -- --
2000-05-25 0 0 -- --
2000-04-17 0 0 -- --
2000-04-17 0 0 -- --
1999-05-13 0 0 -- --
1998-06-05 0 0 -- --
1998-03-20 0 0 -- --
1997-03-29 0 0 -- --
1996-03-16 0 0 -- --
1995-05-15 0 0 $5K --
1994-06-29 0 0 -- --
1993-02-12 0 0 -- --
1993-02-12 0 0 -- --
1988-06-09 0 0 -- --
1907-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
LIGHTNING        
2005-07-28 0 0 $65K --
2005-06-08 0 0 -- --
2005-04-08 0 0 $125K --
1994-07-12 0 0 $50K --
1994-06-29 0 0 $500K --
1994-06-28 0 0 -- --
1993-08-05 0 0 $5K --
1903-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
THUNDERSTORM WIND        
2007-06-11 0 0 -- --
2007-06-11 0 0 -- --
         
THUNDERSTORM WINDS        
1995-06-09 0 0 $50K --
1995-01-06 0 0 $1K --
1995-01-06 0 3 $120K --
1994-06-28 0 0 -- --
1994-06-28 0 0 -- --
1994-06-27 0 0 -- --
1994-06-24 0 0 -- --
1993-08-03 0 0 -- --
1907-01-01 0 0 -- --
         
TSTM WIND        
2006-08-04 0 0 -- --
2005-07-27 0 0 $75K --
2005-03-08 0 0 -- --
2005-03-08 0 0 -- --
2004-06-23 0 0 -- --
2003-07-21 0 0 -- --
2003-07-13 0 0 -- --
2003-07-10 0 0 -- --
2003-05-03 0 0 -- --
2002-11-11 0 0 -- --
2002-05-13 0 0 $1K --
2001-04-01 0 0 -- --
2000-09-25 0 0 -- --
2000-08-10 0 0 -- --
2000-05-25 0 0 -- --
2000-04-17 0 0 -- --
2000-03-11 0 0 -- --
1999-08-01 0 0 -- --
1999-07-31 0 0 -- --
1999-06-10 0 0 -- --
1991-08-14 0 0 -- --
1991-08-14 0 0 -- --
1991-03-01 0 0 -- --
1990-08-15 0 0 -- --
1990-02-22 0 0 -- --
1989-05-05 0 0 -- --
1988-05-24 0 0 -- --
1982-04-26 0 0 -- --
1975-05-15 0 0 -- --
1973-09-18 0 0 -- --
1914-01-01 0 0 -- --
1907-01-01 0 0 $600K --
         


Tornados In Lancaster County, South Carolina

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

TORNADO

  1989-05-05 13 500 4 1 6 $25M --
  1977-07-12 3 80 1 0 0 $250K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Tropical Depression: DANNY (July 1997); Wind Speed: 20 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) (October 1946); Wind Speed: 30 Knots

* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Lancaster County, South Carolina



Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Lancaster County, South Carolina directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In South Carolina

10,000 Sex Offenders (approximate)





Interesting Data About Lancaster County, South Carolina

  • Resident Total Population Estimate (july 1) 2006: 63,628
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Percent Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: 3.7
  • Resident Total Population Estimate, Net Change - April 1, 2000 To July 1, 2006: 2,277
  • Resident Population (april 1) 2000 (complete Count): 61,351
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 3,934
  • Resident Population Under 5 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 6.2
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age (july 1) 2006: 15,310
  • Resident Population Under 18 Years Of Age, Percent (july 1) 2006: 24.1
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over, Percent (july 1) 2006: 12.9
  • Resident Population 65 Years And Over (july 1) 2006: 8,202
  • Resident Population Total Females, Percent (july 1) 2006: 50.3
  • Resident Population White Alone (july 1) 2006: 45,753
  • Resident Population Black Alone (july 1) 2006: 16,967
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone (july 1) 2006: 152
  • Resident Population Asian Alone (july 1) 2006: 307
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone (july 1) 2006: 14
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races (july 1) 2006: 435
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin (july 1) 2006: 1,852
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone (july 1) 2006: 44,104
  • Resident Population White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 71.9
  • Resident Population Black Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 26.7
  • Resident Population American Indian And Alaska Native Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.2
  • Resident Population Asian Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.5
  • Resident Population Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.0
  • Resident Population Two Or More Races, Percent (july 1) 2006: 0.7
  • Resident Population Hispanic Or Latino Origin, Percent (july 1) 2006: 2.9
  • Resident Population Not Hispanic, White Alone, Percent (july 1) 2006: 69.3
  • Births 2004: 787
  • Deaths 2004: 573
  • Infant Deaths Under One Year 2004: 7
  • Population 5 Years And Over By Residence In 1995 - Percent In Same House 2000 (sample): 62.7
  • Percent Foreign Born Population 2000 (sample): 1.3
  • Population 5 Years And Over, Percent Speaking Language Other Than English At Home 2000 (sample): 3.5
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent High School Graduate Or Higher 2000: 69.8
  • Educational Attainment - Persons 25 Years And Over - Percent Bachelor's Degree Or Higher 2000: 10.2
  • Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population, 5 Years And Over, With A Disability 2000 (sample): 12,852
  • Average Travel Time To Work For Workers 16 Years And Over Not Working At Home 2000: 27.0
  • Housing Unit Estimates As Of July 1, 2006: 26,965
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Net Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 2,003
  • Housing Unit Estimates - Percent Change, April 1, 2000 (base) To July 1, 2006: 8.0
  • Owner-occupied Housing Units - Percent Of Total Occupied Housing Units 2000 (complete Count): 75.0
  • Median Value Of Specified Owner-occupied Housing Units 2000 (sample): 77,100
  • Housing Units By Units In Structure - Multiple Units 2000 (sample): 7.6
  • Households 2000 (complete Count): 23,178
  • Persons Per Household 2000 (complete Count): 2.56
  • Per Capita Income In 1999: 16,276
  • Median Household Income 2004: 35,865
  • People Of All Ages In Poverty - Percent 2004: 14.9
  • Personal Income (naics) 2005: 1,486
  • Per Capita Personal Income (naics) 2005: 23,560
  • Civilian Labor Force 2006: 30,951
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment 2006: 2,807
  • Civilian Labor Force Unemployment Rate 2006: 9.1
  • Employment In All Industries (naics) 2005: 24,535
  • Employment In All Industries (naics), Net Change 2000(sic)- 2005: -1,681
  • Employment In Government And Government Enterprises (naics) 2005: 3,636
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code) 2005: 856,659
  • Earnings In All Industries (naics, No Code), Average Earnings Per Job 2005: 34,916
  • Private Nonfarm Establishments 2005: 1,172
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005: 14,544
  • Private Nonfarm Employment For Pay Period Including March 12, 2005, Percent Change 2000-2005: -15.4
  • Nonemployer: Total (naics 00) Establishments, 2005: 3,089
  • Accommodation And Food Services: Total (naics 72) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 37,258
  • Total Number Of Firms 2002: 3,707
  • Total Black-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 7.6
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.0
  • Total Asian-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.0
  • Total Hispanic-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.0
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 0.0
  • Total Women-owned Firms Of 100 Or More, Percent 2002: 19.1
  • Manufacturing: Total (naics 31-33) - Value Of Shipments 2002: 1,735,103
  • Wholesale Trade: Total (naics 42) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 169,150
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll 2002: 417,622
  • Retail Trade: Total (naics 44-45) - Sales Of Establishments With Payroll Per Capita 2002: 6,711
  • New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits - Total 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 407
  • Valuation Of New Private Housing Units Authorized By Building Permits 2006 (20,000-place Universe): 55,129
  • Land In Farms (naics) 2002(acres)(not Adjusted): 81,468
  • Federal Government Expenditure - Total Fy 2004: 298,643
  • Federal Government Expenditure Per Capita Fy 2004: 4,730
  • Land Area In Square Miles 2000: 548.99
  • Population Per Square Mile 2000: 111.8






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