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Median resident age:  35.8 years
South Carolina median age:  35.4 years

Zip code: 29580

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,894 (it was $37,731 in 2000)
Indian:

$37,894
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,476

Indian CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $64,512 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Indian:

$64,512
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $68,778; Detached houses: $84,242; Townhouses or other attached units: $6,569; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $49,267; Mobile homes: $51,943

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Indian races chart
  • Black alone - 1,527 (79.1%)
  • White alone - 389 (20.1%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 2 (0.1%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.1%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Indian: 116.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Indian CCD:  0.7% ($319)
South Carolina:  0.6% ($510)
Indian satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (63.6 miles , pop. 79,641).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (123.2 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (498.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Stuckey, SC (2.3 miles ), Hemingway, SC (3.0 miles ), Nesmith, SC (3.2 miles) , Johnsonville, SC (3.3 miles ), Lake City, SC (3.5 miles ), Cades, SC (3.5 miles) , Kingstree, SC (3.7 miles ), Scranton, SC (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 79.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 843

Indian household income distribution Indian home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.4%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (7%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Food (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Radio, TV, and computer stores (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (11%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Therapists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Indian-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.1 miles away from the Indian place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/1967, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Indian-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 89% 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 65.8 miles away from the city 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 56.0 miles away from Indian 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 94.3 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 60.9 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) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from Indian center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 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 Williamsburg County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Tropical Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Indian:

  • JOHNSONVILLE HAMPTON PL. C.R. (Hospital, about 11 miles away; JOHNSONVILLE, SC)
  • LAKE CITY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 14 miles away; LAKE CITY, SC)
  • DR RONALD E MCNAIR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; LAKE CITY, SC)

Amtrak station near Indian:

  • 14 miles: KINGSTREE (101 E. MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Indian:

  • Francis Marion University (about 32 miles; Florence, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,329)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 35 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 7,254)
  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 35 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 2,962)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 37 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,088)
  • Charleston Southern University (about 59 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 2,364)
  • Trident Technical College (about 62 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 6,856)
  • Citadel Military College of South Carolina (about 69 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 2,431)

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Notable locations in Indian: Burrows Hall (A), Cooper Crossroads (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Indian include: Saint John Church (A), Saint Marks Church (B), Saint Marys Church (C), Singleton Church (D), Midway Baptist Church (E), Indiantown Presbyterian Church (F), Hickory Hill Church (G), Central Church (H), Bethesda Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cooper Cemetery (1), Midway Cemetery (2), Indiantown Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Swamps: Orr Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Parsley Swamp (A), Boggy Swamp (B), Paisley Swamp (C), McKnight Swamp (D), Turkey Creek (E), Whiteoak Swamp (F), Cedar Swamp (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Williamsburg County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  -1.$%
Whole state:  70.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  -1.0%
Whole state:  4.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.2%
Whole state:

14.1%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

9.4%
Whole state:

6.5%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Indian, SC

Indian compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Indian CCD (based on Williamsburg County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.39%
Here45.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionBaha'iInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents46.8%21.5%9.3%5.8%4.7%
Congregations39.5%15.1%2.3%14.0%4.7%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Presbyterian Church in AmericaNational Association of Free Will BaptistsSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchOther
Adherents3.2%3.0%1.5%1.3%2.8%
Congregations4.7%5.8%4.7%1.2%8.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Williamsburg County:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Williamsburg County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Williamsburg County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Williamsburg County:

39.5%
South Carolina:

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

13.7%
State:

13.4%

4.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($24,065 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.20%
South Carolina average:

8.00%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($297 average AGI)
Williamsburg County:

0.13%
South Carolina average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Florence County, SC  0.95% ($21,093 average AGI)
from Georgetown County, SC  0.41% ($26,848)
from Horry County, SC  0.35% ($26,300)


5.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,813 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.73%
South Carolina average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Florence County, SC  1.31% ($20,360 average AGI)
to Georgetown County, SC  0.57% ($28,000)
to Richland County, SC  0.44% ($17,040)

Strongest AM radio stations in Indian:

  • WHYM (1260 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CITY, SC; Owner: GHB OF LAKE CITY, INC.)
  • WDKD (1310 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPJS (1330 AM; 5 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: WPJS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQJM (1450 AM; 10 kW; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WJAY (1280 AM; 4 kW; MULLINS, SC; Owner: THE GREATER HWY CHURCH OF CHRIST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Indian:

  • WPDT (105.1 FM; JOHNSONVILLE, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLGI (90.9 FM; HEMINGWAY, SC; Owner: LOUIS G. GREGORY BAHA'I INSTITUTE)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGSS (94.1 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYAV (104.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMXT (102.1 FM; PAMPLICO, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWFN (100.1 FM; LAKE CITY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WURV (102.9 FM; SCRANTON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSUY (96.9 FM; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMYB (92.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WGTR (107.9 FM; BUCKSPORT, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGTN-FM (100.7 FM; ANDREWS, SC; Owner: COASTLINE COMMUNICATIONS OF CAROLINA INC.)
  • WHMC-FM (90.1 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WYEZ (94.5 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWXM (97.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WDAI (98.5 FM; PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTUA (106.1 FM; ST. STEPHEN, SC; Owner: JEREMIAH RAVENELL)

TV broadcast stations around Indian:

  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCSC-TV (Channel 5; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCSC, INC.)
  • WITV (Channel 7; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCIV (Channel 4; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCIV, LLC)
  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMMP (Channel 36; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WMMP LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTAT-TV (Channel 24; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WTAT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WHMC (Channel 23; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W66DE (Channel 50; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W51AT (Channel 51; GEORGETOWN, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPDF-LP (Channel 56; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJPM-TV (Channel 33; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

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