Clio, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 704 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.0%
 
Males: 324  (46.1%)
Females: 380  (53.9%)
Median resident age:  40.6 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29525.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,450 (it was $25,313 in 2000)
Clio:

$39,450
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,051 (it was $14,215 in 2000)

Clio town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $61,597 (it was $40,600 in 2000)
Clio:

$61,597
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $91,655; Detached houses: $106,904; Mobile homes: $25,823

Median gross rent in 2013: $737.

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  • Races in Clio, SC (2010)

    Clio races chart
    • 46664.2%Black alone
    • 19126.3%White alone
    • 557.6%American Indian alone
    • 81.1%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Clio: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%), United States (3.9%), English (2.7%), German (2.7%), Subsaharan African (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 193 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 843 people per square mile   (low).

Clio, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Clio:

  • High school or higher: 80.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.6%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Clio town:

  • Never married: 39.5%
  • Now married: 37.6%
  • Separated: 7.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Clio, South Carolina as of August 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Clio to the number of sex offenders is 234 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,052 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $359 (0.6%)

Clio satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, NC (49.0 miles , pop. 121,015).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (84.9 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (446.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Tatum, SC (2.3 miles) , McColl, SC (2.5 miles ), Scotch Meadows, NC (2.8 miles ), Blenheim, SC (2.8 miles) , Bennettsville, SC (2.9 miles ), Little Rock, SC (3.0 miles ), Raemon, NC (3.4 miles ), Gibson, NC (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 34.58 N, Longitude: 79.54 W

Area code: 843

Clio household income distribution Clio home values distribution

Crime rates in Clio by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000200000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0270.30.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0221000002
per 100,000 0.0261.4260.1130.90.00.00.00.00.0277.0
Assaults 9967111223
per 100,000 1,159.81,176.5780.2916.2135.1137.6139.9280.1272.5415.5
Burglaries 7164644171388
per 100,000 902.12,091.5520.2785.3540.5550.22,377.61,820.71,089.91,108.0
Thefts 25342028121313232635
per 100,000 3,221.64,444.42,600.83,664.91,621.61,788.21,818.23,221.33,542.24,847.6
Auto thefts 3231004111
per 100,000 386.6261.4390.1130.90.00.0559.4140.1136.2138.5
Arson 1100000000
per 100,000 128.9130.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 292.8) 472.0683.6421.0450.9695.5142.7323.6335.7294.0465.6

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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 Clio detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.16
South Carolina average:

2.36
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -129 (-14.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (43%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (25%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Clio, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Clio-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the Clio town center killed 4 people and injured 395 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Clio-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 121.2 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 175.4 miles away from Clio 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 110.8 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 152.2 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 52.6 miles away from Clio center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.1 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 Marlboro County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Frank Emanuel - Football player, Ra'Sean Dickey - College basketball player (Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets).

Hospitals and medical centers near Clio:

  • LIBERTY HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; BENNETTSVILLE, SC)
  • CENTURY CARE OF LAURINBURG (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)
  • MARLBORO PARK HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; BENNETTSVILLE, SC)
  • SCOTIA VILLAGE-SNF (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)
  • FMCNA LAURINBURG DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)
  • HOSPICE OF SCOTLAND COUNTY (Hospital, about 13 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)
  • SCOTLAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; LAURINBURG, NC)

Airports located in Clio:

Amtrak station near Clio:

  • 15 miles: DILLON (100 N. RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Clio:

  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 21 miles; Pembroke, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,548)
  • Richmond Community College (about 25 miles; Hamlet, NC; FT enrollment: 2,106)
  • Francis Marion University (about 28 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 28 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)
  • Robeson Community College (about 31 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Sandhills Community College (about 45 miles; Pinehurst, NC; FT enrollment: 3,434)
  • Fayetteville Technical Community College (about 49 miles; Fayetteville, NC; FT enrollment: 10,114)

Public elementary/middle school in Clio:

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Notable location: Clio City Hall (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Clio include: Trinity Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Holiness Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Clio: Clio Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Marlboro 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 68.6. This is about average.

City:

68.6
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 27.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00334. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00334
U.S.:

0.01468

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

CLIO TOWN OF (3410002) (Population served: 795, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In OCT-02-2007, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-06-2008)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.0%
(25.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.6%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.1%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Clio compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Clio (2011 data):

  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Clio Branch at 114 South Main Street, branch established on 1967/02/01. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (78%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Clio town (based on Marlboro County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,24035
Mainline Protestant3,91433
Black Protestant1,37111
Other242-
Catholic501
None18,116-
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: 8
Marlboro County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Marlboro County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Marlboro County:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Marlboro County:

34.4%
South Carolina:

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

13.8%
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 0$0 2$900
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,000$24,0000$0
Solid Waste Management 1$2,000$24,0002$1,000
Totals for Government 3$6,000$24,0004$1,900

4.11% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,290 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.11%
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 Chesterfield County, SC  0.63% ($20,456 average AGI)
from Scotland County, NC  0.47% ($23,605)
from Dillon County, SC  0.31% ($27,357)


5.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,270 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.09%
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 Scotland County, NC  0.61% ($18,571 average AGI)
to Chesterfield County, SC  0.58% ($28,679)
to Dillon County, SC  0.27% ($19,960)

Strongest AM radio stations in Clio:

  • WBSC (1550 AM; 10 kW; BENNETTSVILLE, SC; Owner: D-MITCH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEWO (1460 AM; 5 kW; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: SERVICE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLWL (770 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ROCKINGHAM, NC; Owner: SANDHILLS BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFNC (640 AM; 10 kW; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYRU (1160 AM; 5 kW; RED SPRINGS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WEEB (990 AM; 10 kW; SOUTHERN PINES, NC; Owner: PINEHURST BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WDSC (800 AM; 1 kW; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Clio:

  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WCMG (94.3 FM; LATTA, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WHLZ (100.5 FM; MARION, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFLB (96.5 FM; LAURINBURG, NC; Owner: WFLB LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKML (95.7 FM; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: WKML LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJSG (104.3 FM; HAMLET, NC; Owner: JACKSON BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJMX-FM (103.3 FM; CHERAW, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUKS (107.7 FM; ST. PAULS, NC; Owner: WDAS LICENSE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYNN-FM (106.3 FM; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQSD (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF ACRES, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDAR-FM (105.5 FM; DARLINGTON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Clio:

  • 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.)
  • W66DE (Channel 50; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJPM-TV (Channel 33; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WUNU (Channel 31; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WLPS-LP (Channel 7; LUMBERTON/PEMBROKE, NC; Owner: BILLY RAY LOCKLEAR)
  • WFPX (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, NC; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W19CA (Channel 19; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: PACIFIC MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • W67DU (Channel 67; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WPEM-LP (Channel 47; LUMBERTON, NC; Owner: GERALD LOCKLEAR)

Clio fatal accident list:

Mar 17, 1995 04:30 AM, 225, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 15, 1995 12:50 AM, 199, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Dec 26, 1993 02:15 AM, Calhoun St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 1980 12:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 12, 1976 09:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Clio)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Hwy 9 1 Mi E (Lat: 34.592667 Lon: -79.555333), Call Sign: KNFE876, Licensee ID: L00077529
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/15/1997, Expiration Date: 03/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2002
    Registrant: Milligans Refrigeration & Elect Svc, 604 N Main St, Clio, SC 29525, Phone: (803) 586-2688
  • 3 Mi E On Sr 381 & 40 (Lat: 34.608500 Lon: -79.550333), Call Sign: KYW587
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.515 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 12/17/2022
    Registrant: Communications Technology LLC, 543 South Scotch Road, Chesterfield, SC 29709, Phone: (843) 623-7024, Fax: (843) 623-6109, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: AC0PG, Licensee ID: L01492300
    Grant Date: 05/27/2009, Expiration Date: 05/27/2019, Certifier: Rene Mudde
    Registrant: Rene Mudde, 502 North Main Street, Clio, SC 29525


FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Clio)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Clio, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3364.7 years
John2471.8 years
Mary2281.7 years
Annie1678.8 years
Willie1673.4 years
William1472.1 years
Charles1168.2 years
Luther975.2 years
Louise878.2 years
Robert872.1 years
Most common last names in Clio, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Clark2373.6 years
Locklear2072.5 years
Smith1976.2 years
Mcrae1768.9 years
Mclaurin1774.9 years
Thomas1664.6 years
Covington1578.5 years
Johnson1569.1 years
Mcinnis1477.1 years
Calhoun1373.5 years

Businesses in Clio, SC

  • True Value: 1
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