Pelion, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 693 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.3%
Males: 320  (46.2%)
Females: 373  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29123.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,363 (it was $42,222 in 2000)
Pelion:

$53,363
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,457 (it was $14,838 in 2000)

Pelion town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $120,863 (it was $82,900 in 2000)
Pelion:

$120,863
SC:

$139,200

Median gross rent in 2013: $897.

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  • Races in Pelion, SC (2010)

    Pelion races chart
    • 62192.1%White alone
    • 385.6%Hispanic
    • 101.5%Black alone
    • 30.4%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pelion: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.3%), German (12.3%), United States (8.1%), English (7.7%), Greek (5.3%), Dutch (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 390 feet

Land area: 3.46 square miles.

Population density: 200 people per square mile   (very low).

Pelion,SC real estate house value index trend

Pelion, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Pelion:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 25.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pelion town:

  • Never married: 30.5%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

84 residents are foreign born (7.5% Latin America, 3.8% Europe).

This town:

11.5%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 30 registered sex offenders living in Pelion, South Carolina as of August 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Pelion to the number of sex offenders is 23 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $673 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $474 (0.4%)

Pelion satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (22.0 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (102.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (547.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Swansea, SC (2.9 miles ), Gaston, SC (3.0 miles ), Perry, SC (3.2 miles ), Woodford, SC (3.2 miles) , Wagener, SC (3.2 miles ), Red Bank, SC (3.4 miles ), South Congaree, SC (3.4 miles ), Pine Ridge, SC (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $57,800
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $74,200
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $116,200
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,200
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $132,800
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $179,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $170,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.77 N, Longitude: 81.25 W

Area code: 803

Pelion household income distribution Pelion home values distribution

Crime rates in Pelion by Year
Type 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0163.10.00.00.0
Rapes 00000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.0145.1
Robberies 10000001
per 100,000 167.80.00.00.00.00.00.0145.1
Assaults 13111543
per 100,000 167.8500.8167.5167.5163.1733.1578.0435.4
Burglaries 59132242
per 100,000 838.91,502.5167.5502.5326.3293.3578.0290.3
Thefts 1937402219251128
per 100,000 3,187.96,177.06,700.23,685.13,099.53,665.71,589.64,063.9
Auto thefts 00110101
per 100,000 0.00.0167.5167.50.0146.60.0145.1
Arson 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.8) 281.2470.9340.0238.9526.4338.8228.6459.3

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Crime rate in Pelion detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
South Carolina average:

2.44
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.7%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +280 (+102.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (31%)
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Pelion, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pelion-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/2/1995, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.2 miles away from the Pelion town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/16/1994, a category F3 tornado 10.7 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Pelion-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 85% 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 71.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 87.4 miles away from Pelion 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 81.9 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 121.0 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 208.7 miles away from Pelion 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 255.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Pelion topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul Benjamin - Actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Pelion:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE LEXINGTON (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; LEXINGTON, SC)
  • CLUSTERS OF LEXINGTON BLDG E (Hospital, about 15 miles away; LEXINGTON, SC)
  • BRUTON SMITH COMM. RES.. (Hospital, about 16 miles away; LEXINGTON, SC)
  • OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTER OF LMC (Hospital, about 16 miles away; LEXINGTON, SC)

Airports located in Pelion:

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Amtrak station near Pelion:

  • 20 miles: COLUMBIA (850 PULASKI ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pelion:

  • Midlands Technical College (about 15 miles; West Columbia, SC; Full-time enrollment: 8,916)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 21 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Benedict College (about 22 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 29 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 30 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 33 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 33 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)

Public elementary/middle school in Pelion:

  • PELION MIDDLE (Students: 626; Location: 758 Magnolia Street; Grades: 6-8)
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Notable location: Lexington County Fire Service Pelion (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Fort Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lexington 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 61.4. This is better than average.

City:

61.4
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.99
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2002 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.77
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 0.00981. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00981
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.9%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 95.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.9 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  77.2%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.9%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
34 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
36 people in other group homes in 2000

Pelion compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Pelion (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Pelion Branch at 617 Pine Street, branch established on 1995/09/18. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.2
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Pelion town (based on Lexington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,801183
Mainline Protestant43,90978
Catholic5,7393
Black Protestant4,70626
Other4,43314
Orthodox2303
None135,573-
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: 42
Lexington County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Lexington County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 124
Lexington County:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 188
Here:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Lexington County:

26.9%
South Carolina:

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

15.8%
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
Other Government Administration 1$1,935$23,2205$51
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,199
Police Protection - Officers 3$16,181$64,7241$1,122
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$140
Totals for Government 4$18,116$54,3488$2,512

Pelion government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($180.38)
    Central Staff Services: $26,000 ($37.52)
    Own Hospitals: $6,000 ($8.66)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($7.22)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($7.22)
    General Public Buildings: $4,000 ($5.77)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($1.44)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($7.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $20,000 ($28.86)

Pelion government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $22,000 ($31.75)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $51,000 ($73.59)
    Rents: $14,000 ($20.20)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($11.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $144,000 ($207.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $14,000 ($20.20)
  • Tax - NEC: $43,000 ($62.05)
    Public Utilities: $21,000 ($30.30)
    Property: $15,000 ($21.65)

Pelion government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $104,000 ($150.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $94,000 ($135.64)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($14.43)

Pelion government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,382,000 ($1994.23)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pelion:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WISW (1320 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBLR (1430 AM; 5 kW; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WQXL (1470 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: METRO COMMUNICATIONS, INCORP.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WGCV (620 AM; 1 kW; CAYCE, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pelion:

  • WLXC (98.5 FM; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WZMJ (93.1 FM; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WFMV (95.3 FM; SOUTH CONGAREE, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCOS-FM (97.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WLTR (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAAW (94.7 FM; WILLISTON, SC; Owner: FRANK NEELY)
  • WKSP (96.3 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLTY (96.7 FM; CAYCE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBBQ-FM (104.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WARQ (93.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pelion:

  • W67DP (Channel 67; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • W31BS (Channel 31; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WRLK-TV (Channel 35; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WBHQ (Channel 63; SUMTER, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WFXG (Channel 54; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - GEORGIA, L.L.C.)
  • W21CA (Channel 21; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W39CL (Channel 39; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Pelion fatal accident list:

Sep 4, 1993 07:40 PM, 246, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 1, 1988 03:45 AM, 302, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 3,800Total average daily traffic
  • 228Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,042Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pelion)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • On Us Hwy 178, 2.9 Miles West Of Pelion (Lat: 33.762361 Lon: -81.293139), Call Sign: KOR866
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/10/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, Nw, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5520, Fax: (202) 828-5568, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Lexington County Airport (Lat: 33.788889 Lon: -81.245833), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 139 m, Overall height: 140.8 m, Call Sign: WQFV855
    Assigned Frequencies: 123.000 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/2006, Expiration Date: 10/17/2016, Certifier: Mark R Vilem
    Registrant: Lexington County Airport At Pelion, 440 Ball Park Road, Lexington, SC 29072, Phone: (803) 785-8201, Fax: (803) 785-8593, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pelion)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: NANCE RUSSELL W RN-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11RN , Serial Number: RN-03, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 03/24/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Russell W Nance, 377 Water Tank Rd, Pelion, SC 29123
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3775Y , Serial Number: 21058275, Year manufactured: 1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Carolina Equipment Incorporated, 100 Airport Road, Pelion, SC 29123
  • Aircraft: GOLDEN CIRCLE AIR T BIRD II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 42475 , Serial Number: 11011960, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 01/29/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Clint A Walker, 733 Bush Berry Rd, Pelion, SC 29123
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 175B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR GO-300 SERIES (175 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8245T , Serial Number: 17556945, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 12/23/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Malcolm E Lucas, Po Box 123, Pelion, SC 29123

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(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$99,4301$46,1102$154,0801$72,380
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$01$142,0600$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$89,7100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$84,030
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0209.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 85
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Pelion

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Most common first names in Pelion, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2967.2 years
William2167.1 years
Mary2075.4 years
Robert1872.4 years
George1774.1 years
Thomas1770.5 years
John1472.2 years
Charles1364.2 years
Ernest776.0 years
Ida782.2 years
Most common last names in Pelion, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Shumpert2577.5 years
Lucas2272.2 years
Williams1872.1 years
Smith1669.5 years
Brown1469.0 years
Poole1371.2 years
Tindal1370.8 years
Jeffcoat1167.2 years
Hutto1174.2 years
Jones1073.8 years
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