Branchville, South Carolina

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Population in 2014: 998 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.8%
 
Males: 463  (46.5%)
Females: 535  (53.5%)
Median resident age:  40.2 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29432.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,584 (it was $22,429 in 2000)
Branchville:

$37,584
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,699 (it was $14,509 in 2000)

Branchville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $97,221 (it was $49,900 in 2000)
Branchville:

$97,221
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $103,566; Detached houses: $118,731; Townhouses or other attached units: $136,158; Mobile homes: $50,763

Median gross rent in 2013: $508.

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  • Races in Branchville, SC (2010)

    Branchville races chart
    • 51750.5%White alone
    • 46845.7%Black alone
    • 161.6%Hispanic
    • 111.1%American Indian alone
    • 90.9%Two or more races
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.10%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Branchville: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (24.4%), German (8.2%), English (4.8%), Irish (2.5%), Italian (2.3%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 125 feet

Land area: 3.27 square miles.

Population density: 305 people per square mile   (very low).

Branchville,SC real estate house value index trend

Branchville, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Branchville:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Branchville town:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $949 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $422 (0.7%)

Branchville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (52.9 miles , pop. 79,641).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (135.2 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (562.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Rowesville, SC (2.9 miles ), Bowman, SC (3.2 miles ), Reevesville, SC (3.2 miles ), Smoaks, SC (3.3 miles) , Bamberg, SC (3.6 miles ), Cordova, SC (3.7 miles) , Cope, SC (3.7 miles) , St. George, SC (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.25 N, Longitude: 80.82 W

Area code: 803

Branchville household income distribution Branchville home values distribution

Crime rates in Branchville by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2012
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000010
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.096.70.0
Assaults 115031
per 100,000 92.893.3466.90.0290.197.3
Burglaries 267042
per 100,000 185.5559.7653.60.0386.8194.6
Thefts 163240515
per 100,000 1,484.2279.92,240.90.0483.61,459.1
Auto thefts 101011
per 100,000 92.80.093.40.096.797.3
Arson 001010
per 100,000 0.00.093.40.096.70.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.7) 102.471.9245.90.0147.0103.3

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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 Branchville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.97
South Carolina average:

2.44
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.2%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -189 (-14.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Branchville, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Branchville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Branchville town center .

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 6.2 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 105.4 miles away from Branchville 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 43.0 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 77.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.3 miles away from Branchville center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Orangeburg County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Branchville:

  • VNA OF GREATER BAMBERG (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; BAMBERG, SC)
  • BAMBERG COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; BAMBERG, SC)
  • CENTRAL BAMBERG DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; BAMBERG, SC)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE OF BAMBERG (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BAMBERG, SC)
  • BAMBERG DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BAMBERG, SC)
  • JOLLEY ACRES HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • LAUREL BAYE HEALTHCARE OF ORANGEBURG (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)

airports located in Branchville:

Amtrak station near Branchville:

  • 20 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 Branchville:

  • South Carolina State University (about 18 miles; Orangeburg, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,481)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 19 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 21 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • Charleston Southern University (about 48 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,012)
  • Trident Technical College (about 51 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 13,125)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 52 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 54 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)

Public high school in Branchville:

Public elementary/middle school in Branchville:

  • LOCKETT ELEMENTARY (Location: 1349 DORANGE ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
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Notable locations in Branchville: Camp Edisto (A), Orangeburg County Fire Department Branchville (B), Branchville Rescue Squad (C), Branchville Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Branchville include: Wilson Chapel (A), Canaan Church (B), Branchville United Methodist Church (C), Bethel Church (D), Branchville Christian Church (E), Branchville Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Raylrode Daze Festival (150 Edward Street).

Orangeburg 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 2013 was 40.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.0
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.95
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 19.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.6%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 36.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.1%
Whole state:  67.5%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
20 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
18 people in nursing homes in 2000

Branchville, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Branchville (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants Bank of South Carolina: Branchville Branch at 7633 Freedom Road, branch established on 1987/10/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $303.7 mil, Deposits: $262.3 mil, headquarters in Holly Hill, SC, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Fmb Of S.C. Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Branchville town (based on Orangeburg County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,734124
Mainline Protestant15,33660
Black Protestant9,40041
Other2,3138
Catholic1,1253
None37,593-
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: 23
Orangeburg County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Orangeburg County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 78
Orangeburg County:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Orangeburg County:

38.2%
South Carolina:

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

14.6%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Branchville:

49.2%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Branchville:

45.0%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.4%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.5%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.4%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.1%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.3%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Branchville, 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
Financial Administration 3$6,847$27,3880$0
Other Government Administration 3$16,262$65,04826$6,726
Police Protection - Officers 23$66,945$34,9280$0
Totals for Government 29$90,054$37,26426$6,726

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $51,000 ($51.10)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $323,000 ($323.65)
    Water Utilities: $203,000 ($203.41)
    Police Protection: $106,000 ($106.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $29,000 ($29.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000 ($7.01)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $3,000 ($3.01)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.00)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $163,000 ($163.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $78,000 ($78.16)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $26,000 ($26.05)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($8.02)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $191,000 ($191.38)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $15,000 ($15.03)
    Interest Earnings: $9,000 ($9.02)
    Rents: $8,000 ($8.02)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $199,000 ($199.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $40,000 ($40.08)
    All Other: $18,000 ($18.04)
  • Tax - Property: $100,000 ($100.20)
    NEC: $45,000 ($45.09)
    Public Utilities: $27,000 ($27.05)

Branchville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,294,000 ($1296.59)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $116,000 ($116.23)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,251,000 ($1253.51)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $116,000 ($116.23)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($43.09)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $196,000 ($196.39)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $71,000 ($71.14)

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
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  0.47% ($28,120 average AGI)
from Lexington County, SC  0.34% ($30,059)
from Dorchester County, SC  0.28% ($25,365)


5.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Orangeburg County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland County, SC  0.77% ($27,084 average AGI)
to Lexington County, SC  0.55% ($33,306)
to Calhoun County, SC  0.35% ($25,380)

Strongest AM radio stations in Branchville:

  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIT (790 AM; 1 kW; BAMBERG-DENMARK, SC; Owner: VOORHEES COLLEGE)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALD (1080 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WALTERBORO, SC; Owner: JACQUELYN COLLIER PEMBROKE)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Branchville:

  • WGFG (105.1 FM; BRANCHVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPX (94.5 FM; BOWMAN, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWBD (95.7 FM; BAMBERG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNKT (107.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJWJ-FM (89.9 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WSSB-FM (90.3 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Branchville:

  • WCBD-TV (Channel 2; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJWJ-TV (Channel 16; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WEBA-TV (Channel 14; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Branchville fatal accident list:

Sep 27, 2005 11:30 PM, Us-78, Us-21, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 15, 2003 07:25 PM, Us-78, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 16, 2000 10:15 PM, Sr-117, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 27, 1989 07:00 PM, 78, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 17, 1979 04:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 23, 1977 11:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,800Total average daily traffic
  • 109Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,832Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Sc Hwy 210 2.1 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.281000 Lon: -80.781472), Call Sign: KBZ287
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.980 MHz, 154.980 MHzGrant Date: 04/01/1997, Expiration Date: 06/15/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/17/2002Registrant: State Of South Carolina, 1429 Senate St 512 Rutledge Bldg, Columbia, SC 29201, Phone: (803) 734-8255
  • Mobiles, Lat: 33.285389 Lon: -80.816167, Call Sign: KIT990, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.830 MHzGrant Date: 09/17/2013, Expiration Date: 12/14/2023, Certifier: Jerry R CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St, Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • BRANCHVILLE SITE, 3341 Calhoun St. (Branchville / 092051) (Lat: 33.275028 Lon: -80.835750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 110.3 m, Overall height: 111.6 m, Call Sign: WPWI505
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.210 MHzGrant Date: 09/01/2012, Expiration Date: 11/21/2022, Certifier: John H SmithRegistrant: County Of Orangeburg, 1558 Ellis Ave, Orangeburg, SC 29116, Phone: (803) 533-6265, Fax: (803) 533-5899, Email:
  • 3341 Calhoun St. (Branchville / 092051) (Lat: 33.275028 Lon: -80.835750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 110.3 m, Overall height: 111.6 m, Call Sign: WQKD269
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.210 MHzGrant Date: 04/06/2009, Expiration Date: 10/03/2009, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2009, Certifier: Billy StaleyRegistrant: County Of Orangeburg, 1558 Ellis Ave, Ornageburg, SC 29116, Phone: (803) 533-6264, Fax: (803) 535-2339, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • NA REEVES BR, 120 Old Town Road (Lat: 33.247806 Lon: -80.831833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 96 m, Call Sign: WQOV923
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/13/2022, Certifier: Scott HedspethRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB4YQK, Licensee ID: L01315154, Grant Date: 08/18/2007, Expiration Date: 08/18/2017, Registrant: Leland H Jennings Jr, 6960 Farrells Rd, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Call Sign: KJ4YZV, Licensee ID: L01600682, Grant Date: 11/02/2010, Expiration Date: 11/02/2020, Cancellation Date: 11/28/2010, Certifier: Anthony P Chaplin, Registrant: Anthony P Chaplin, 2804 Mcalhany Rd, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Call Sign: KB4NOU, Previous Call Sign: KJ4YZV, Licensee ID: L01600682, Grant Date: 11/28/2010, Expiration Date: 11/28/2020, Certifier: Anthony P Chaplin, Registrant: Anthony P Chaplin, 2804 Mcalhany Rd, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Call Sign: KK4TFM, Licensee ID: L01807587, Grant Date: 08/14/2013, Expiration Date: 08/14/2023, Certifier: Hannah M Hurst, Registrant: Hannah M Hurst, 8701 Freedom Rd, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Call Sign: KM4NQQ, Licensee ID: L01973475, Grant Date: 10/01/2015, Expiration Date: 10/01/2025, Certifier: Jimmy Jackson Jr, Registrant: Jimmy Jackson Jr, 5180 Edisto River Rd, Branchville, SC 29432

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: RANS S-14 AIRAILE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 133CM , Serial Number: 1191005, Year manufactured: 1992, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Charles M Ott, 4973 Cattle Creek Rd, Branchville, SC 29432
  • Aircraft: RANS CO S-12XL AIRAILE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: HIRTH 2706 (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 166CM , Serial Number: 6950612, Year manufactured: 1995, Airworthiness Date: 01/26/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Charles M Ott, 4973 Cattle Creek Rd, Branchville, SC 29432

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

BRANCHVILLE TOWN OF (3810005) (Population served: 1,248, 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-01-2010), St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-22-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-24-2012)
  • 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-01-2010), St Admin Penalty assessed (NOV-22-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-17-2005), St Public Notif received (OCT-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2006)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-10-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-09-2005)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 26
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Branchville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Branchville, SC
Most common first names in Branchville, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3173.8 years
John3172.6 years
James2872.7 years
Robert1969.6 years
William1774.4 years
Willie1675.4 years
Annie1478.6 years
George1473.3 years
Thomas1374.1 years
David977.6 years
Most common last names in Branchville, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams3075.0 years
Byrd2977.9 years
Berry2572.1 years
Smoak2379.0 years
Mcalhany2177.0 years
Thompson2072.1 years
Myers1879.5 years
Rhoad1478.9 years
Bowman1364.7 years
Ott1373.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Branchville compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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