Paxville, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 189 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -23.8%
Males: 81  (43.3%)
Females: 108  (56.7%)
Median resident age:  32.5 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29125.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,683 (it was $28,438 in 2000)
Paxville:

$40,683
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,834 (it was $16,390 in 2000)

Paxville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,721 (it was $50,000 in 2000)
Paxville:

$55,721
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $65,451; Detached houses: $76,109; Mobile homes: $42,034

Median gross rent in 2013: $635.

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  • Races in Paxville, SC (2010)

    Paxville races chart
    • 10054.1%White alone
    • 8244.3%Black alone
    • 31.6%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Paxville: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (15.1%), Irish (12.7%), English (11.1%), Dutch (2.8%), German (2.5%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 182 feet

Land area: 1.05 square miles.

Population density: 180 people per square mile   (very low).

Paxville,SC real estate house value index trend

Paxville, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Paxville:

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Paxville town:

  • Never married: 38.2%
  • Now married: 38.6%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $521 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $281 (0.6%)

Paxville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (42.2 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (105.2 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (520.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Pinewood, SC (2.5 miles ), Privateer, SC (2.5 miles ), Lakewood, SC (2.8 miles ), Manning, SC (2.9 miles ), Summerton, SC (3.0 miles ), South Sumter, SC (3.3 miles ), Alcolu, SC (3.4 miles ), Cane Savannah, SC (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.74 N, Longitude: 80.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 803

Paxville household income distribution Paxville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+13.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (19%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Construction (1%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Paxville, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Paxville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.0 miles away from the Paxville town center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 12/10/2004, a category F3 tornado 28.2 miles away from the town center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Paxville-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 59.1 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 122.8 miles away from Paxville 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 49.5 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 95.3 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 57.1 miles away from Paxville 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 60.7 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 Clarendon County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Paxville:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MANNING (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; MANNING, SC)
  • CLARENDON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MANNING, SC)
  • SUMTER VALLEY NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES LAKE MARION (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; SUMMERTON, SC)
  • TUOMEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • ATKINSON EAST COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 13 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • TUOMEY HEALTHCARE SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 13 miles away; SUMTER, SC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paxville:

  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 14 miles; Sumter, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,108)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 31 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 33 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 43 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Benedict College (about 43 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 46 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 47 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)

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

Clarendon 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 44.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.7
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.17. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.17
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.201. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.201
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 21.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 25.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

32.0

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00111. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00111
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.9%
(14.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.4%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Paxville compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.1
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Paxville town (based on Clarendon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,42051
Black Protestant4,34028
Mainline Protestant3,14419
Catholic3602
Other2472
None20,460-
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
Clarendon County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Clarendon County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Clarendon County:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Clarendon County:

33.6%
South Carolina:

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

13.6%
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
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$316
Totals for Government 0$0 1$316

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,707 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Sumter County, SC  1.08% ($26,592 average AGI)
from Florence County, SC  0.40% ($29,477)
from Orangeburg County, SC  0.25% ($24,250)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Sumter County, SC  1.58% ($23,278 average AGI)
to Florence County, SC  0.49% ($26,182)
to Richland County, SC  0.48% ($22,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Paxville:

  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDXY (1240 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WQMC (1290 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MORRIS COLLEGE)
  • WSSC (1340 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SUMTER BAPTIST TEMPLE, INC.)
  • WDKD (1310 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Paxville:

  • WLJI (98.3 FM; SUMMERTON, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC .)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WIBZ (95.5 FM; WEDGEFIELD, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W242AH (96.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • W205BO (88.9 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W207BQ (89.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • W204BR (88.7 FM; MANNING, SC; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Paxville:

  • 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.)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Paxville fatal accident list:

Jun 29, 1997 03:30 AM, 365, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 7, 1982 08:50 PM, 15, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Paxville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Paxville

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