Blackville, South Carolina

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Population in 2014: 2,327 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.7%
 
Males: 1,136  (48.9%)
Females: 1,191  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  42.6 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29817.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,566 (it was $21,316 in 2000)
Blackville:

$29,566
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,227 (it was $11,881 in 2000)

Blackville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $48,224 (it was $37,700 in 2000)
Blackville:

$48,224
SC:

$139,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $479.

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  • Races in Blackville, SC (2010)

    Blackville races chart
    • 1,86477.5%Black alone
    • 42317.6%White alone
    • 833.4%Hispanic
    • 271.1%Two or more races
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Blackville: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (9.6%), German (2.6%), English (1.5%), Irish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 270 feet

Land area: 9.16 square miles.

Population density: 254 people per square mile   (very low).

Blackville,SC real estate house value index trend

Blackville, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Blackville:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.1%
  • Unemployed: 14.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blackville town:

  • Never married: 41.9%
  • Now married: 38.6%
  • Separated: 5.2%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

168 residents are foreign born (4.4% Latin America).

This town:

6.4%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Blackville, South Carolina as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Blackville to the number of sex offenders is 787 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $648 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $260 (0.7%)

Blackville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta-Richmond County, GA (43.6 miles , pop. 195,182).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (130.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (571.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Hilda, SC (2.4 miles ), Elko, SC (2.5 miles ), Denmark, SC (2.8 miles ), Williston, SC (3.0 miles ), Barnwell, SC (3.1 miles ), Springfield, SC (3.1 miles ), Norway, SC (3.3 miles ), Govan, SC (3.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $36,500
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $57,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $90,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.36 N, Longitude: 81.27 W

Area code: 803

Blackville household income distribution Blackville home values distribution

Crime rates in Blackville by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0010000100310
per 100,000 0.00.033.50.00.00.00.035.40.00.0124.942.70.0
Rapes 0210000000002
per 100,000 0.066.933.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.085.8
Robberies 64214313255613
per 100,000 197.2133.867.033.6135.0103.9457.670.8178.1205.4249.942.7128.6
Assaults 211115414816321515211412
per 100,000 690.1367.9502.2134.5472.3277.0563.21,133.5534.4616.3874.6597.3514.6
Burglaries 45603111182139302539302545
per 100,000 1,478.82,006.71,037.8369.7607.3727.11,372.81,062.7890.61,602.31,249.51,066.61,929.7
Thefts 51625235223679636973725660
per 100,000 1,676.02,073.61,740.91,176.5742.21,246.52,780.72,231.72,458.12,999.22,998.82,389.12,572.9
Auto thefts 3210208674589
per 100,000 98.666.933.50.067.50.0281.6212.5249.4164.3208.2341.3385.9
Arson N/A110200000000
per 100,000 N/A33.433.50.067.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 391.0412.2373.9114.4221.2195.0499.4519.9354.9447.7753.5432.1498.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Blackville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
South Carolina average:

2.19
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.9%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +399 (+15.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Transportation occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Blackville, South Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Blackville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Blackville town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/15/2008, a category F3 tornado 25.2 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Blackville-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 78.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 72.6 miles away from Blackville 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 70.2 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 101.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 262.1 miles away from Blackville center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 228.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Barnwell County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 3, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Blackville topographic map

Birthplace of: J. B. Hutto - Blues musician, Marvin Sease - Male singer.

Hospitals and medical centers in Blackville:

  • LAUREL BAYE HEALTHCARE BLACKVILLE (1612 JONES BRIDGE ROAD)
  • MEADOWBROOK HEALTH CARE CTR (JONES BRIDGE RD BOX 33)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Blackville:

  • DCA BARNWELL (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; BARNWELL, SC)
  • LAUREL BAYE HEALTHCARE OF WILLISTON LLC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WILLISTON, SC)
  • UNIHEALTH POST ACUTE CARE - BARNWELL (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BARNWELL, SC)
  • LEMON PARK COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; BARNWELL, SC)
  • ACADEMY ST. COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WILLISTON, SC)
  • HARLEY RD. COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WILLISTON, SC)
  • BLACK'S DRIVE COMMUNITY RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; WILLISTON, SC)

Amtrak station near Blackville:

  • 8 miles: DENMARK (200 W. BARUCH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blackville:

  • Denmark Technical College (about 10 miles; Denmark, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,050)
  • South Carolina State University (about 27 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 29 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 33 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 36 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 42 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 43 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)

Public high schools in Blackville:

Private high schools in Blackville:

  • JEFFERSON DAVIS ACADEMY (Students: 165, Location: 5061 HILDA RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • BARNWELL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 52, Location: 5675 SC HIGHWAY 70, Grades: 1-12)
  • CALVARY FELLOWSHIP MENNONITE (Students: 11, Location: 2436 HEALING SPRINGS RD, Grades: 2-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Blackville:

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Notable location: Blackville Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Blackville include: First Baptist Church (A), Blackville United Methodist Church (B), Church of God (C), Friendship Baptist Church (D), Macedonia Baptist Church (E), Temple Baptist Church (F), Saint Albans Church (G), Sacred Heart Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Jowers Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Lake Cynthia (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Miller's Bread-Basket (483 Main Street).

Barnwell 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 2007 was 23.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2002 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.3%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.5% for Black residents, 84.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.7%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Blackville, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Blackville (2011 data):

  • Enterprise Bank of South Carolina: Blackville Branch at 227 Main Street, branch established on 1968/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $403.9 mil, Deposits: $343.1 mil, headquarters in Ehrhardt, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Blackville town (based on Barnwell County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,76047
Mainline Protestant1,4199
Black Protestant5184
Other2693
Catholic1502
None9,505-
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: 5
Barnwell County:

2.18 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Barnwell County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Barnwell County:

6.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Barnwell County:

35.6%
South Carolina:

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

16.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Blackville:

47.3%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.5%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Blackville:

30.0
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.8%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Blackville:

13.7%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Blackville:

6.7
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Blackville:

36.3%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Blackville:

52.1%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.5%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Blackville, SC Residents
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
Other Government Administration 3$12,297$49,1887$1,600
Police Protection - Officers 6$15,221$30,4420$0
Police - Other 1$1,873$22,4760$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$579
Streets and Highways 1$2,916$34,9920$0
Sewerage 1$3,416$40,9920$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$250
Water Supply 4$7,165$21,4950$0
Totals for Government 16$42,888$32,1669$2,429

Blackville government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $249,000 ($107.00)
    Police Protection: $201,000 ($86.38)
    Central Staff Services: $189,000 ($81.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $109,000 ($46.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $74,000 ($31.80)
    Fire Protection: $39,000 ($16.76)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $10,000 ($4.30)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($21.06)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Judicial and Legal: $23,000 ($9.88)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($1.72)
    Corrections: $3,000 ($1.29)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($3.01)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $474,000 ($203.70)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

Blackville government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($60.16)
    All Other: $66,000 ($28.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($5.59)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $156,000 ($67.04)
    All Other: $36,000 ($15.47)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $60,000 ($25.78)
    Rents: $2,000 ($0.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $514,000 ($220.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $35,000 ($15.04)
  • Tax - Property: $327,000 ($140.52)
    Public Utilities: $98,000 ($42.11)
    NEC: $75,000 ($32.23)
    Other Selective Sales: $13,000 ($5.59)

Blackville government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $817,000 ($351.10)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $24,000 ($10.31)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $48,000 ($20.63)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $730,000 ($313.71)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $63,000 ($27.07)

Blackville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $288,000 ($123.76)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $71,000 ($30.51)

4.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,139 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.60%
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 Aiken County, SC  0.87% ($27,063 average AGI)
from Bamberg County, SC  0.41% ($23,733)
from Allendale County, SC  0.40% ($24,517)


5.75% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Aiken County, SC  1.35% ($28,680 average AGI)
to Lexington County, SC  0.43% ($34,563)
to Orangeburg County, SC  0.42% ($17,097)

Strongest AM radio stations in Blackville:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WRIT (790 AM; 1 kW; BAMBERG-DENMARK, SC; Owner: VOORHEES COLLEGE)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRDW (1480 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTEL (1630 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WFAM (1050 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: J.J. & B. BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Blackville:

  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAAW (94.7 FM; WILLISTON, SC; Owner: FRANK NEELY)
  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIIZ (97.9 FM; BLACKVILLE, SC; Owner: NICWILD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKSP (96.3 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWBD (95.7 FM; BAMBERG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WBBQ-FM (104.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGFG (105.1 FM; BRANCHVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WAJY (102.7 FM; NEW ELLENTON, SC; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDOG-FM (93.5 FM; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: GOOD RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Blackville:

  • WEBA-TV (Channel 14; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXG (Channel 54; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W31BS (Channel 31; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING INC.)
Blackville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Blackville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 30m98ftTotal length
  • 39,893Total average daily traffic
  • 3,901Total average daily truck traffic
  • 57,417Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Blackville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • State School Bus Maintenance Shop Country Club Rd (Lat: 33.364028 Lon: -81.263722), Call Sign: KEP551, Licensee ID: L00012124
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2003, Expiration Date: 05/06/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2011Registrant: State Of South Carolina, 1429 Senate St Rutledge Bldg 209d, Columbia, SC 29201
  • Hwy 78 4 Mi W (Lat: 33.360694 Lon: -81.330667), Call Sign: KNIK417
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.055 MHzGrant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 01/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/05/2014Registrant: Clenson University, 64 Research Rd., Blackville, SC 29817, Phone: (803) 284-3343, Fax: (803) 284-3684, Email:
  • State School Bus Maintenance Shop Country Club Rd (Lat: 33.364028 Lon: -81.263722), Call Sign: WSQ99, Licensee ID: L00012124
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.760 MHzGrant Date: 04/19/2003, Expiration Date: 05/06/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2011Registrant: State Of South Carolina, 1429 Senate St Rutledge Bldg 209d, Columbia, SC 29201
  • Country Club Rd (Lat: 33.365972 Lon: -81.265667), Type: Building, Structure height: 122 m, Call Sign: WNRG913
    Assigned Frequencies: 163.250 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2015, Expiration Date: 02/14/2025Registrant: Federal License Management, 1784 E. 3rd Street Suite 269, Williamsport, PA 17701-3862, Phone: (570) 505-3894, Fax: (570) 651-9032, Email:
  • Between Jones Bridge Rd And Countryclub Rd (Lat: 33.366667 Lon: -81.266667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 33 m, Overall height: 41 m, Call Sign: WPRT898
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.412 MHzGrant Date: 01/06/2011, Expiration Date: 01/26/2021, Certifier: Signature On FileRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677-5993, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Lat: 33.364722 Lon: -81.330667, Call Sign: WQBA581
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.390 MHz, 157.650 MHzGrant Date: 07/03/2014, Expiration Date: 09/08/2024, Certifier: Landis HeirsRegistrant: Baileys Communications & Electronics, 2418 Peach Orchard Rd., Augusta, GA 30906, Phone: (706) 798-2290, Fax: (706) 793-0756, Email:
  • Lat: 33.356472 Lon: -81.277556, Call Sign: WQHT322
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.500 MHz, 452.100 MHz, 452.225 MHz, 452.350 MHz, 461.125 MHz, 462.500 MHz, 463.975 MHz, 464.575 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2007, Expiration Date: 10/30/2017, Certifier: Dan RevordRegistrant: Kelley Communications Inc, 487 Broughton St., Orangeburg, SC 29115, Phone: (803) 516-0005, Fax: (803) 516-0803, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Blackville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 550 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA JT15D-4 (2500 Pounds of Thrust) (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 38NA , Serial Number: 5500729, Year manufactured: 1994, Airworthiness Date: 09/08/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Southair LLC, 86 Lake Cynthia Rd, Blackville, SC 29817

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

BLACKVILLE TOWN OF (0610003) (Population served: 2,973, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-10-2012), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-12-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-10-2012), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-10-2012), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2012), St Show-cause Hearing (NOV-08-2012), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2012), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-10-2012), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-12-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Blackville, SC
Most common first names in Blackville, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5872.7 years
Mary4275.5 years
John3673.3 years
Willie3471.1 years
William3175.1 years
George2975.2 years
Annie2982.6 years
Henry2572.3 years
Robert2374.6 years
Louise1874.6 years
Most common last names in Blackville, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams5572.3 years
Johnson5170.7 years
Hutto3572.9 years
Brown3271.4 years
Still3067.9 years
Jones2875.3 years
Sanders2476.9 years
Martin2179.4 years
Odom2083.0 years
Smith1978.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (73%)
  • Utility gas (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

Businesses in Blackville, SC

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • UPS: 1

Blackville compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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