Bethune, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 340 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.4%
 
Males: 155  (45.8%)
Females: 185  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  51.0 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29009.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,422 (it was $32,083 in 2000)
Bethune:

$41,422
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,826 (it was $18,879 in 2000)

Bethune town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,558 (it was $70,600 in 2000)
Bethune:

$89,558
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $97,663; Detached houses: $96,379

Median gross rent in 2013: $643.

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  • Races in Bethune, SC (2010)

    Bethune races chart
    • 28485.0%White alone
    • 3811.4%Black alone
    • 72.1%Hispanic
    • 41.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

Races in Bethune detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bethune: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Bethune, SC collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (38.0%), English (8.9%), German (6.6%), Irish (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (5.3%), Scottish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 283 feet

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 299 people per square mile   (very low).

Bethune,SC real estate house value index trend

Bethune, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Bethune:

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bethune town:

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Bethune, South Carolina as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bethune to the number of sex offenders is 169 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $493 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $431 (0.5%)

Bethune satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (46.9 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (61.3 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (480.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: McBee, SC (2.5 miles ), Mount Pisgah, SC (3.1 miles ), Bishopville, SC (3.8 miles ), Stokes Bridge-Cypress, SC (3.8 miles ), Hartsville, SC (3.9 miles ), North Hartsville, SC (4.0 miles ), Lydia, SC (4.0 miles ), Kershaw, SC (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 34.41 N, Longitude: 80.35 W

Area code: 843

Bethune household income distribution Bethune home values distribution

Crime rates in Bethune by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2007
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0100
per 100,000 0.0280.90.00.0
Assaults 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 8102
per 100,000 2,272.7280.90.0545.0
Thefts 14302
per 100,000 3,977.3842.70.0545.0
Auto thefts 1001
per 100,000 284.10.00.0272.5
Arson 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 313.8) 350.8141.70.084.1

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Crime rate in Bethune detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
South Carolina average:

2.36
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.5%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -64 (-15.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (53%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Information (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Information (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Bethune: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bethune, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bethune, South Carolina average temperatures Bethune, South Carolina average precipitation Bethune, South Carolina humidity Bethune, South Carolina wind speed Bethune, South Carolina snowfall Bethune, South Carolina sunshine Bethune, South Carolina clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Bethune-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Bethune town center injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 19.9 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.

Earthquake activity:

Bethune-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from Bethune center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 15.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 141.1 miles away from Bethune center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 225.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kershaw County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bethune topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bethune:

  • MCLEOD II (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BISHOPVILLE, SC)
  • LEE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; BISHOPVILLE, SC)
  • MCCOY MEMORIAL NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BISHOPVILLE, SC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE OF LEE COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; BISHOPVILLE, SC)
  • THAD E. SALEEBY (Hospital, about 16 miles away; HARTSVILLE, SC)
  • THAD E SALEEBY DEVELOPMENTAL CTR (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; HARTSVILLE, SC)

Amtrak station near Bethune:

  • 20 miles: CAMDEN (1060 W. DEKALB ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plant near Bethune:

  • 16 miles: Robinson 2 in Hartsville, SC.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bethune:

  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 33 miles; Florence, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,468)
  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 34 miles; Sumter, SC; FT enrollment: 3,108)
  • Wingate University (about 40 miles; Wingate, NC; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Francis Marion University (about 43 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Benedict College (about 48 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 49 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Richmond Community College (about 50 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)

Public elementary/middle school in Bethune:

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Notable locations in Bethune: Bethune City Hall (A), Bethune Public Library (B), Kershaw County Fire Station Bethune (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bethune include: Bethune Baptist Church (A), Harmony Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: U S Government - Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish Fish (Recreation Areas; 23734 Highway 1).

Kershaw County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 54.5. This is better than average.

City:

54.5
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.55
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00017. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00017
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bethune and their reported violations in the past:

BETHUNE RURAL WATER (2820006) (Population served: 2,631, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (AUG-03-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2012)
BETHUNE TOWN OF (2810002) (Population served: 707, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-18-2010), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-03-2010), St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-15-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-03-2012)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-18-2010), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-03-2010), St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-15-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2011)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.4%
(2.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Black residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.7%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Bethune compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Bethune (2011 data):

  • Sandhills Bank: Bethune Branch at 300 King Street East, branch established on 2000/01/31. Info updated 2006/07/18: Bank assets: $62.6 mil, Deposits: $54.3 mil, headquarters in North Myrtle Beach, SC, negative income in the last year, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Max Bancorp, Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
South Carolina average:

12.0

Bethune travel time to work - commute Bethune mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (55%)
  • Electricity (45%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bethune town (based on Kershaw County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,13983
Mainline Protestant5,62730
Black Protestant2,12613
Catholic1,7241
Other1,1664
None28,915-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Kershaw County:

1.55 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Kershaw County:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Kershaw County:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.5%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Kershaw County:

30.0%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.3%
State:

13.4%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,183$38,1960$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$915
Totals for Government 1$3,183$38,1965$915

Bethune government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $101,000 ($297.06)
    Health Services - Other: $70,000 ($205.88)
    Police Protection: $52,000 ($152.94)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($85.29)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($29.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $1,000 ($2.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $64,000 ($188.24)

Bethune government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($17.65)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $113,000 ($332.35)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $58,000 ($170.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $29,000 ($85.29)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($11.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $45,000 ($132.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $12,000 ($35.29)
  • Tax - NEC: $39,000 ($114.71)
    Public Utilities: $23,000 ($67.65)

Bethune government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $340,000 ($1000.00)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Richland County, SC  1.65% ($36,220 average AGI)
from Lexington County, SC  0.43% ($32,789)
from Sumter County, SC  0.25% ($30,107)


5.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.86%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($431 average AGI)
Kershaw County:

0.07%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland County, SC  1.59% ($32,331 average AGI)
to Lexington County, SC  0.37% ($34,235)
to Sumter County, SC  0.25% ($25,870)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bethune:

  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bethune:

  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WBZF (98.5 FM; HARTSVILLE, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNMX-FM (106.1 FM; WAXHAW, NC; Owner: GHB OF WAXHAW, INC)
  • W207BQ (89.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WJMX-FM (103.3 FM; CHERAW, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDAR-FM (105.5 FM; DARLINGTON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WPUB-FM (102.7 FM; CAMDEN, SC; Owner: KERSHAW RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Bethune:

  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WBHQ (Channel 63; SUMTER, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRLK-TV (Channel 35; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W66DE (Channel 50; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJPM-TV (Channel 33; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Bethune fatal accident list:

May 26, 1983 10:08 PM, 341, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 3, 1983 07:08 PM, 341, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bethune)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Bethune Public Library Main St (Lat: 34.400167 Lon: -80.355639), Call Sign: WNGP512, Licensee ID: L00106150
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.287 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/09/1996, Expiration Date: 08/15/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2001
    Registrant: County Of Kershaw, 1121 Broad St Rm 202 Cty Courthouse, Camden, SC 29020, Phone: (803) 425-1508
  • Substation Bldg 3 Mi Se On Hwy 341 (Lat: 34.400167 Lon: -80.316472), Call Sign: KNAX537
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.9000 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 03/06/2021, Cancellation Date: 08/03/2011
    Registrant: South Carolina Public Service Authority, One Riverwood Drive, Moncks Corner, SC 29461-6101, Phone: (843) 761-8000, Fax: (843) 761-4115, Email:
  • Mnws Site 22 Sr 233 1.6 Km S Of Sr 23 (Lat: 34.355722 Lon: -80.243694), Type: Upole, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPKH289
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/31/2012, Expiration Date: 02/20/2022, Certifier: Richard A Donaldson
    Registrant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, 1934 Augistine Ave., Covington, KY 41014, Phone: (859) 815-6413, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, .2 Mi W Of Int Of Sc 346 & Sr111 (Lat: 34.440972 Lon: -80.359222), Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WNEQ259
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.012 MHz, 928.012 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/20/1992, Expiration Date: 02/20/1997
    Registrant: Phone: (803) 788-3220
  • BETHUNE, 0.35 Mi Ese Of Inter St Hwy 341 And St Rd S-28-531 (Lat: 34.389333 Lon: -80.322028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 152.4 m, Overall height: 158.5 m, Call Sign: WNEW573
    Assigned Frequencies: 6710.00 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5945.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/11/2008, Expiration Date: 10/07/2018
    Registrant: South Carolina Public Service Authority, One Riverwood Drive, Moncks Corner, SC 29461-6101, Phone: (843) 761-8000, Fax: (843) 761-4115, Email:
  • BETHUNE, 3026 Arcadia Rd (Lat: 34.423889 Lon: -80.402778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: WPNL608
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/08/2008, Expiration Date: 03/16/2018
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Bethune ES, 302 Norwood St. (Lat: 34.411639 Lon: -80.341806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQFN971
    Assigned Frequencies: 17840.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/29/2006, Expiration Date: 08/29/2016, Certifier: Scott Kirby
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., Under Receivership, 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd., Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB4PWY, Licensee ID: L00230911
    Grant Date: 11/16/2005, Expiration Date: 11/28/2015, Certifier: Hayward C Trimnal
    Registrant: Hayward C Trimnal, 401 King St, Bethune, SC 29009
  • Call Sign: KE4FEH, Licensee ID: L00814426
    Grant Date: 02/17/2004, Expiration Date: 05/10/2014, Certifier: Jack L Mosley
    Registrant: Jack L Mosley, 4679 Newman Rd, Bethune, SC 29009
  • Call Sign: KF4BCL
    Grant Date: 06/20/1995, Expiration Date: 06/20/2005, Cancellation Date: 06/21/2007
    Registrant: Wanda G Mosley, 4679 Newman Rd, Bethune, SC 29009
  • Call Sign: N4ORG, Licensee ID: L00230917
    Grant Date: 03/08/2006, Expiration Date: 05/15/2016, Certifier: Frances W Trimnal
    Registrant: Frances W Trimnal, 445 King St, Bethune, SC 29009
  • Call Sign: WA4ASV, Licensee ID: L01127023
    Grant Date: 03/09/2006, Expiration Date: 05/07/2016, Certifier: Delton F Jones
    Registrant: Delton F Jones, 708 South Walton, Bethune, SC 29009
  • Call Sign: KI4NST, Licensee ID: L01119306
    Grant Date: 02/21/2006, Expiration Date: 02/21/2016, Certifier: William J Hayes
    Registrant: William J Hayes, 2609 Little Lynches Rd, Bethune, SC 29009

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Bethune, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3473.7 years
William2975.8 years
Mary2278.1 years
John1972.2 years
Willie1172.0 years
Thomas1175.5 years
Robert1075.9 years
Henry1066.4 years
Annie1074.0 years
Lewis972.9 years
Most common last names in Bethune, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mccaskill1975.0 years
King1975.2 years
Horton1876.8 years
Davis1776.9 years
Williams1474.5 years
Blackwell1472.8 years
Hough1268.4 years
Gardner1275.4 years
Jackson1072.8 years
Catoe1077.8 years
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