Due West, South Carolina

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Population in 2017: 1,283 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.1%
 
Males: 620  (48.4%)
Females: 663  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

21.8 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29639.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,024 (it was $39,375 in 2000)
Due West:

$55,024
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,655 (it was $22,758 in 2000)

Due West town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $120,098 (it was $78,500 in 2000)
Due West:

$120,098
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $129,974; detached houses: $140,896; mobile homes: $55,512

Median gross rent in 2017: $786.

March 2019 cost of living index in Due West: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 18.0%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.4% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 86.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Due West, SC (2010)
    • 1,00780.8%White alone
    • 19315.5%Black alone
    • 191.5%Two or more races
    • 171.4%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone
    • 10.08%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Due West by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(78.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(78.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(79.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(155.5)
3
(236.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(76.9)
4
(310.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(229.5)
2
(155.5)
2
(157.6)
11
(863.4)
2
(158.0)
1
(80.8)
2
(159.2)
1
(80.8)
6
(461.5)
1
(77.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(1,071)
13
(1,011)
19
(1,497)
10
(784.9)
3
(237.0)
8
(646.7)
6
(477.7)
25
(2,019)
13
(1,000)
16
(1,241)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(77.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(80.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(153.8)
1
(77.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)58.988.6204.991.820.538.054.186.4100.0123.4

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City-data.com crime index in Due West, SC

Crime rate in Due West detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
South Carolina average:

2.48
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Ancestries: American (26.5%), Irish (10.7%), English (7.2%), European (6.5%), German (4.8%), Scotch-Irish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 703 feet

Land area: 1.64 square miles.

Population density: 784 people per square mile   (low).

Due West, South Carolina map

40 residents are foreign born (1.9% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.6% Latin America).

This town:

2.8%
South Carolina:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $577 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $476 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (35.4 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (107.2 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (559.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Donalds, SC (1.9 miles ),
Honea Path, SC (2.8 miles ),
Hodges, SC (2.9 miles),
Antreville, SC (3.0 miles),
Ware Shoals, SC (3.0 miles ),
Abbeville, SC (3.3 miles ),
Cokesbury, SC (3.3 miles ),
Lake Secession, SC (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 34.33 N, Longitude: 82.39 W

Area code: 864

Distribution of median household income in Due West, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Due West, SC in 2017
Due West satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $75,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.8%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Most common industries in Due West, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (33.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.7%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (3.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.3%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (2.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (21.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.5%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (41.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Due West, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (7.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Postsecondary teachers (10.9%)
  • Cashiers (7.6%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (6.2%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.2%)
  • Religious workers (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.6%)

Average climate in Due West, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Due West, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2016 was 50.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.5
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2016 was 30.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00468. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00468
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Due West-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.9 miles away from the Due West town center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1973, a category F4 tornado 23.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Due West-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 83% 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 32.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 135.1 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 185.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 162.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 281.6 miles away from Due West 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 157.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Abbeville County (8) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Due West topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Due West:

  • FMC SERVICES OF BELTON HONEA PATH (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; HONEA PATH, SC)
  • WARE SHOALS I COMMUNITY RES. (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WARE SHOALS, SC)
  • MARION P. CARNELL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WARE SHOALS, SC)
  • HEALTH RELATED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ABBEVILLE, SC)
  • ABBEVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; ABBEVILLE, SC)
  • ABBEVILLE NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ABBEVILLE, SC)
  • ABBEVILLE AREA MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ABBEVILLE, SC)

College/University in Due West:

  • Erskine College (Full-time enrollment: 649; Location: 2 Washington St; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.erskine.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Due West:

  • Lander University (about 16 miles; Greenwood, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,870)
  • Piedmont Technical College (about 18 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 4,831)
  • Anderson University (about 20 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 32 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • Greenville Technical College (about 34 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 9,859)
  • Clemson University (about 35 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Bob Jones University (about 38 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)

Public high school in Due West:

  • DIXIE HIGH (Students: 397, Location: 1 HAYNES STREET, Grades: 8-12)

Private high school in Due West:

  • SHILOH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 43, Location: 2604 HIGHWAY 184 W, Grades: KG-12)
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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Due West include: Due West Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church (A), Due West Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Due West: Erskine College-Due West Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Charlayne Hunter-Gault - (born 1942), journalist and integrationist.

Abbeville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

58.7%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

2.4%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Due West in 2010:

  • 513 people in college/university student housing
  • 61 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 15 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

People in group quarters in Due West in 2000:

  • 429 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 92 people in nursing homes
  • 10 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Due West (2011 data):

  • The Commercial Bank: Due West Branch at 105 Main Street, branch established on 1947/12/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $148.8 mil, Deposits: $125.9 mil, headquarters in Honea Path, SC, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial Bank Shares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Due West:

Marital status in Due West, SC
  • Never married: 62.3%
  • Now married: 28.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

For population 25 years and over in Due West:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.8
South Carolina average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Due West
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Due West, SC (based on Abbeville County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,48146
Black Protestant3,52924
Mainline Protestant2,30417
Catholic1211
Orthodox631
Other25-
None8,894-
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: 2
This county:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Here:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Here:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

3.93 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
State:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Abbeville County:

10.4%
South Carolina:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Due West:

49.3%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Due West:

28.2
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.0%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

17.1%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Due West:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Due West:

29.7%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Due West:

58.6%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Due West:

79.3%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Due West, 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
Police Protection - Officers 5$14,380$34,5122$3,244
Other Government Administration 3$5,205$20,8200$0
Electric Power 3$10,234$40,9360$0
Totals for Government 11$29,819$32,5302$3,244

Due West government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,028,000 ($801.25)
    Police Protection: $234,000 ($182.39)
    Central Staff Services: $51,000 ($39.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $28,000 ($21.82)
    General - Other: $26,000 ($20.27)
    Local Fire Protection: $25,000 ($19.49)
    Regular Highways: $17,000 ($13.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $53,000 ($41.31)
    Sewerage: $24,000 ($18.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($7.79)
    Central Staff Services: $5,000 ($3.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $338,000 ($263.45)

Due West government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $70,000 ($54.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $33,000 ($25.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $34,000 ($26.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $49,000 ($38.19)
    Interest Earnings: $28,000 ($21.82)
    General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($5.46)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,123,000 ($875.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $36,000 ($28.06)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($10.91)
  • Tax - Occupation and Business License - Other: $234,000 ($182.39)
    Property: $64,000 ($49.88)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $23,000 ($17.93)
    Other: $9,000 ($7.01)

Due West government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,691,000 ($1318.00)

5.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,429 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Greenwood County, SC  1.51% ($37,566 average AGI)
from Anderson County, SC  1.47% ($31,441)
from Greenville County, SC  0.34% ($38,148)


5.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.39%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Greenwood County, SC  1.71% ($38,146 average AGI)
to Anderson County, SC  1.37% ($36,282)
to Greenville County, SC  0.42% ($41,529)

Strongest AM radio stations in Due West:

  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WCZZ (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: KEENE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WANS (1280 AM; 5 kW; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: FM 103 INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Due West:

  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRIX-FM (103.1 FM; HONEA PATH, SC; Owner: FM 103, INC.)
  • WEPC (88.5 FM; BELTON, SC; Owner: TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WZLA-FM (92.9 FM; ABBEVILLE, SC; Owner: RONALD SHELLEY REID)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WZSN (103.5 FM; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: KEENE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W274AE (102.7 FM; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHZQ (94.1 FM; CROSS HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Due West:

  • W65DS (Channel 65; HONEA PATH, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W50CL (Channel 50; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)

Due West fatal accident list:

Apr 4, 2006 04:26 AM, Sr-184, Sr-111, Lat: 34.325730, Lon: -82.397200, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 11, 1993 10:00 AM, 184, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 200ft / 60.6mTotal length
  • $1,219,000Total costs
  • 10,009Total average daily traffic
  • 529Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,716Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Due West, SC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Due West, SC

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Due West)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • City Hall Bonner St (Lat: 34.333444 Lon: -82.391500), Type: Bant, Structure height: 8.5 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WBC346,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.600 MHz, Grant Date: 04/24/2015, Expiration Date: 05/10/2025, Registrant: Due West Police Dept, 103 Main St., Due West, SC 29639, Phone: (864) 379-2150, Fax: (864) 379-2160, Email:
  • DUE WEST PRV 2, N. Corner Of S Main St & Anderson Dr Intersection (Lat: 34.330028 Lon: -82.392667), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQPB910,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2012, Expiration Date: 04/02/2022, Certifier: Robert Gary, Registrant: Siemens Industry, Inc., 1239 Willow Lake Blvd, Vadnais Heights, MN 55110, Phone: (651) 766-2700, Fax: (651) 766-2701, Email:
  • Lat: 34.334750 Lon: -82.393750, Call Sign: WQYA904,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.662 MHz, 456.562 MHz, 456.587 MHz, 457.662 MHz, 457.787 MHz, Grant Date: 08/03/2016, Expiration Date: 08/03/2026, Certifier: Matthew Pirkle, Registrant: Broadway Technologies Inc, 8809 Augusta Rd #c, Pelzer, SC 29669, Phone: (864) 243-0254, Fax: (864) 243-0253, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ABBEVILLE, 1900' E Of Sr 20 1.6 Mi Ssw Of Jct Sr 20 & Sr 185 (Lat: 34.282889 Lon: -82.370111), Overall height: 152.1 m, Call Sign: WMJ544, Licensee ID: L00000722,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2001, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, 180 Washington Valley Rd, Bedminster, NJ 07921
  • DUE WEST EXCHANGE, Cleveland St (Lat: 34.332611 Lon: -82.388167), Overall height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WLK647,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: Herman & Whiteaker, LLC, Bethesda, MD 20827, Phone: (202) 600-7274, Fax: (202) 706-6056, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Due West)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23-24 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 116 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5693S , Serial Number: MA-94, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 08/02/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 08/18/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Vernon R Chupp, 87 Crawford Rd, Due West, SC 29639

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of fires - 31 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Due West, SC When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (45.4%), and Outside Fires (42.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Due West, SC
    • 10445.4%Structure Fires
    • 9842.8%Outside Fires
    • 2510.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 20.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Due West, SC
Most common first names in Due West, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary2781.2 years
Robert2175.7 years
William1778.7 years
James1578.2 years
John1474.1 years
Charles872.2 years
Helen780.7 years
Martha780.4 years
Annie684.5 years
Willie675.2 years
Most common last names in Due West, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Young1573.9 years
Pruitt1477.5 years
Gordon1180.2 years
Ellis1181.7 years
Ashley1179.6 years
Smith1075.8 years
Mcdill886.6 years
Davis783.3 years
Valentine774.0 years
Anderson785.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Due West, SC
  • 53.8%Utility gas
  • 38.5%Electricity
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Due West, SC
  • 51.7%Electricity
  • 48.3%Utility gas


Due West compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Due West on our top lists:

  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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