Cherryvale, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 2,496. Population change since 2000: +1.4%
Males: 1,221  (48.9%)
Females: 1,275  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  30.0 years
South Carolina median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 29154.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $26,030 (it was $26,893 in 2000)
Cherryvale:

$26,030
SC:

$49,501

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,433 (it was $14,560 in 2000)

Cherryvale CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $86,968 (it was $46,200 in 2000)
Cherryvale:

$86,968
SC:

$153,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $89,232; Detached houses: $119,220; Mobile homes: $49,013

Median gross rent in 2016: $492.

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  • Races in Cherryvale, SC (2010)

    Cherryvale races chart
    • 1,40156.1%Black alone
    • 87234.9%White alone
    • 1044.2%Hispanic
    • 712.8%Two or more races
    • 331.3%Asian alone
    • 130.5%American Indian alone
    • 20.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cherryvale: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (9.0%), German (8.5%), Irish (5.9%), African (4.7%), Italian (1.6%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 212 feet

Land area: 1.77 square miles.

Population density: 1,411 people per square mile   (low).

Cherryvale,SC real estate house value index trend

Cherryvale, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Cherryvale:

  • High school or higher: 70.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cherryvale CDP:

  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

161 residents are foreign born (6.7% Latin America, 1.8% Asia, 0.8% Europe).

This place:

7.5%
South Carolina:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $669 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $356 (0.7%)

Cherryvale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (31.9 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (89.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (510.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Shaw-Horatio, SC (1.6 miles ), Oakland, SC (1.8 miles ), Stateburg, SC (2.0 miles ), Cane Savannah, SC (2.1 miles ), Dalzell, SC (2.2 miles ), Millwood, SC (2.3 miles ), Wedgewood, SC (2.3 miles ), Sumter, SC (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.96 N, Longitude: 80.46 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 803

Cherryvale household income distribution Cherryvale home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.8%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (32%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Cherryvale, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cherryvale-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Cherryvale place center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.9 miles away from the place center injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cherryvale-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 116.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from Cherryvale 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 65.7 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 111.5 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 45.3 miles away from Cherryvale center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 73.3 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 Sumter County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cherryvale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cherryvale:

  • COVENANT PLACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE SUMTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE - SUMTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • THOMAS DRIVE (Hospital, about 5 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • ATKINSON WEST COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • TUOMEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • MARINER HEALTH CARE OF SUMTER - WEST (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SUMTER, SC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherryvale:

  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 6 miles; Sumter, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,108)
  • Benedict College (about 33 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 33 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 36 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 38 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • South Carolina State University (about 39 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 43 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)

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Notable location: Sumter County Rural Fire Department Cherryvale (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Cherryvale: Saint Lukes Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Lake Cherryvale (A), Frierson Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sumter 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 35.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.4
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.17
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.225. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.225
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.9
U.S.:

32.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00094. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00094
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 33.3%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.0% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.7%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
South Carolina average:

11.7

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

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Religion statistics for Cherryvale CDP (based on Sumter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,023108
Black Protestant13,90546
Mainline Protestant10,96047
Other2,32312
Catholic1,9422
None47,303-
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: 16
Sumter County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Sumter County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Sumter County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sumter County:

34.1%
South Carolina:

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

11.2%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cherryvale:

47.9%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.6%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Cherryvale:

29.8
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.7%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.7%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.4%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.1%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cherryvale, SC Residents

6.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.47% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,802 average AGI)
Sumter County:

0.47%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Richland County, SC  0.47% ($23,831 average AGI)
from Clarendon County, SC  0.47% ($23,278)
from Lee County, SC  0.20% ($24,039)


7.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.64%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.60% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,816 average AGI)
Sumter County:

0.60%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland County, SC  0.84% ($28,245 average AGI)
to Clarendon County, SC  0.32% ($26,592)
to Lee County, SC  0.18% ($23,657)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cherryvale:

  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WSSC (1340 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SUMTER BAPTIST TEMPLE, INC.)
  • WDXY (1240 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WQMC (1290 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MORRIS COLLEGE)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cherryvale:

  • WIBZ (95.5 FM; WEDGEFIELD, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W205BO (88.9 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W207BQ (89.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLTR (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WCOS-FM (97.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W242AH (96.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLJI (98.3 FM; SUMMERTON, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC .)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WPUB-FM (102.7 FM; CAMDEN, SC; Owner: KERSHAW RADIO CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Cherryvale:

  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • 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.)
  • WRLK-TV (Channel 35; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W31BS (Channel 31; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • W21CA (Channel 21; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$163,0001$106,1902$210,405
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$172,030
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$134,070
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$147,120
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Cherryvale compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Cherryvale on our top lists:

  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest racial income disparities between White and Black householders (with at least 200 householders)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (200+ housing units)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
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