Olanta, South Carolina

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Population in 2014: 572 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.7%
 
Males: 227  (39.7%)
Females: 345  (60.3%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29114.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,938 (it was $27,813 in 2000)
Olanta:

$29,938
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,135 (it was $12,606 in 2000)

Olanta town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $84,548 (it was $60,900 in 2000)
Olanta:

$84,548
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $94,041; Detached houses: $90,590

Median gross rent in 2013: $611.

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  • Races in Olanta, SC (2010)

    Olanta races chart
    • 32657.9%White alone
    • 21337.8%Black alone
    • 122.1%Hispanic
    • 101.8%Two or more races
    • 20.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Olanta: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.1%), English (11.5%), United States (7.5%), German (5.4%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%), Scottish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 118 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 590 people per square mile   (low).

Olanta,SC real estate house value index trend

Olanta, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Olanta:

  • High school or higher: 65.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 15.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olanta town:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 37.4%
  • Separated: 5.6%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

12 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.6%
South Carolina:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $411 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $376 (0.6%)

Olanta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (62.1 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (101.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (495.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Shiloh, SC (2.3 miles ), Turbeville, SC (2.4 miles ), Sardis, SC (3.0 miles ), Sardinia, SC (3.3 miles ), Scranton, SC (3.3 miles ), Coward, SC (3.3 miles ), Lake City, SC (3.3 miles ), Cades, SC (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.94 N, Longitude: 79.93 W

Area code: 843

Olanta household income distribution Olanta home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.51
South Carolina average:

2.19
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -85 (-12.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Retail trade (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (13%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Olanta, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

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

On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.7 miles away from the Olanta town center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 44.5 miles away from the town center injured 24 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olanta-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 72.7 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 146.8 miles away from Olanta 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 62.2 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 106.0 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 55.7 miles away from Olanta center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.9 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 Florence County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Olanta:

  • MAGNOLIA PLACE COMMUNITY RESID (WOODS DRIVE & MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Olanta:

  • DR RONALD E MCNAIR NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LAKE CITY, SC)
  • LAKE CITY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; LAKE CITY, SC)
  • LAKE CITY SCRANTON HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SCRANTON, SC)

Amtrak station near Olanta:

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

College/University in Olanta:

  • Jolei's Hair Institute (Full-time enrollment: 33; Location: 203 E. Main Street; Private, for-profit; Website: www.jhisoc.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olanta:

  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 23 miles; Florence, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,468)
  • Francis Marion University (about 24 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)
  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 25 miles; Sumter, SC; FT enrollment: 3,108)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 54 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 8,881)
  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 55 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 5,772)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 59 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 61 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)

Public elementary/middle school in Olanta:

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Notable locations in Olanta: Olanta Public Library (A), Olanta Rural Fire Department (B), Olanta Police Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Olanta: Olanta Presbyterian Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cypress Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Olanta Motel (464 South Jones Road).

Florence 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 40.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.7
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00033. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00033
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.9%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.8% for Black residents, 17.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.6%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
96 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Olanta (2011 data):

  • The Citizens Bank: at 124 East Main Street, branch established on 1938/09/24; Messenger Service at 124 Main Street, branch established on 2003/08/08. Info updated 2011/09/02: Bank assets: $358.7 mil, Deposits: $315.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancshares Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.6
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Olanta town (based on Florence County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant42,527200
Mainline Protestant14,52254
Black Protestant10,46436
Other4,1307
Catholic3,3204
Orthodox4001
None61,522-
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: 37
Florence County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 14
Florence County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 98
Florence County:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 94
Here:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Florence County:

31.7%
South Carolina:

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

15.3%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.4%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.0%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Olanta:

30.4
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Olanta:

17.7%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Olanta:

13.2%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Olanta:

6.5
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Olanta:

36.9%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Here:

51.5%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.4%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Olanta, 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 0$0 2$3,105
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,129
Police Protection - Officers 2$4,739$28,4340$0
Sewerage 1$2,418$29,0160$0
Totals for Government 3$7,157$28,6287$4,234

5.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($239 average AGI)
Florence County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Darlington County, SC  0.90% ($28,315 average AGI)
from Williamsburg County, SC  0.27% ($24,938)
from Marion County, SC  0.25% ($25,884)


5.30% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,447 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.30%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Florence County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Darlington County, SC  0.80% ($26,476 average AGI)
to Williamsburg County, SC  0.29% ($22,140)
to Horry County, SC  0.29% ($31,272)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olanta:

  • WHYM (1260 AM; 5 kW; LAKE CITY, SC; Owner: GHB OF LAKE CITY, 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.)
  • WDKD (1310 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olanta:

  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMXT (102.1 FM; PAMPLICO, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWFN (100.1 FM; LAKE CITY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WURV (102.9 FM; SCRANTON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WLPG (91.7 FM; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSIM (93.7 FM; BISHOPVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WYNN-FM (106.3 FM; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WGSS (94.1 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBZF (98.5 FM; HARTSVILLE, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WPDT (105.1 FM; JOHNSONVILLE, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDAR-FM (105.5 FM; DARLINGTON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WIBZ (95.5 FM; WEDGEFIELD, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Olanta:

  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WPDF-LP (Channel 56; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)

Olanta fatal accident list:

Apr 13, 2004 08:00 AM, West Main Street, Sr-301, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 19, 1986 08:50 PM, 73, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 2,120Total average daily traffic
  • 107Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,074Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Olanta)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Olanta Tower Sc Hwy 147 Approx 6 Mi Ne (Lat: 33.976833 Lon: -79.837000), Call Sign: KIB357, Licensee ID: L00135262
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.450 MHzGrant Date: 01/20/2001, Expiration Date: 02/20/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/02/2002Registrant: State Of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29221, Phone: (803) 737-8800
  • Olanta 115kv Substation (Lat: 33.929611 Lon: -79.915639), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNXI577, Licensee ID: L00002092
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.337 MHzGrant Date: 06/26/2001, Expiration Date: 09/18/2011, Cancellation Date: 10/03/2002Registrant: Carolina Power And Light Company, 2610 Wycliff Road, Raleigh, NC 27607, Phone: (919) 235-4084, Email:
  • Lat: 33.980833 Lon: -79.905278, Call Sign: WQBH733
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.285 MHz, 157.545 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2014, Expiration Date: 10/08/2024, Certifier: William KelleyRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • OLANTA, Highway 341 (Lat: 33.938167 Lon: -79.931694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQCI540
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHzGrant Date: 03/11/2005, Expiration Date: 03/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 05/16/2015, Certifier: Mark HorinkoRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • OLANTA, 3505 Olanta Highway (Lat: 33.936806 Lon: -79.907056), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQUW263, Licensee ID: L00051853
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6226.89 MHzGrant Date: 10/29/2014, Expiration Date: 10/29/2024, Certifier: Gerald YatesRegistrant: County Of Florence, 6719 Friendfield Road, Effingham, SC 29541, Phone: (843) 292-1841, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$64,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0024.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

OLANTA TOWN OF (2110006) (Population served: 667, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-28-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Olanta, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3464.9 years
John2970.6 years
William1668.4 years
Willie1270.3 years
Mary1173.8 years
Henry1066.0 years
Annie974.7 years
Robert972.1 years
Thomas874.1 years
David871.5 years
Most common last names in Olanta, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Floyd5175.8 years
Mcelveen2867.0 years
Truluck2278.7 years
Moore1880.9 years
Coker1869.9 years
Lee1775.0 years
Mcfadden1666.5 years
Miles1565.9 years
Jordan1583.1 years
Rush1378.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (18%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Olanta compared to South Carolina state average:

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

Olanta on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guyana (population 500+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
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