Privateer, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 2,349. Population change since 2000: +10.9%
Males: 1,099  (46.8%)
Females: 1,250  (53.2%)
Median resident age:  27.8 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29154.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,619 (it was $34,861 in 2000)
Privateer:

$35,619
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,296 (it was $14,955 in 2000)

Privateer CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,226 (it was $59,800 in 2000)
Privateer:

$94,226
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $95,174; Detached houses: $127,427; Mobile homes: $31,584

Median gross rent in 2013: $566.

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  • Races in Privateer, SC (2010)

    Privateer races chart
    • 1,90080.9%White alone
    • 27311.6%Black alone
    • 1134.8%Hispanic
    • 492.1%Two or more races
    • 90.4%American Indian alone
    • 40.2%Asian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Privateer: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (20.1%), Scottish (9.8%), English (9.0%), Welsh (5.7%), German (4.8%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 172 feet

Land area: 8.18 square miles.

Population density: 287 people per square mile   (very low).

Privateer,SC real estate house value index trend

Privateer, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Privateer:

  • High school or higher: 73.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Privateer CDP:

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 54.8%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 19.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $662 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $280 (0.9%)

Privateer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (38.0 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (99.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (516.4 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Lakewood, SC (1.8 miles ), Cane Savannah, SC (2.4 miles ), Paxville, SC (2.5 miles ), South Sumter, SC (2.5 miles ), Millwood, SC (2.5 miles ), Pinewood, SC (2.6 miles ), Sumter, SC (2.8 miles ), Wedgewood, SC (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.82 N, Longitude: 80.39 W

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

6.7%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Privateer, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Privateer-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.5 miles away from the Privateer place center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 12/10/2004, a category F3 tornado 28.9 miles away from the place center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Privateer-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 86% 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 65.2 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 120.4 miles away from Privateer 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 55.6 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 101.4 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 54.8 miles away from Privateer center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.2 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 Sumter County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Privateer:

  • SUMTER VALLEY NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • TUOMEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • ATKINSON EAST COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 8 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • TUOMEY HEALTHCARE SYSTEM Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • TUOMEY REG MED CTR SUBACUTE SC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • ATKINSON WEST COMM. RES. (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SUMTER, SC)
  • THOMAS DRIVE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; SUMTER, SC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Privateer:

  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 8 miles; Sumter, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,108)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 32 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 35 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Benedict College (about 39 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 39 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 43 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 45 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 4,468)

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

Church in Privateer: Bethel Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Red Oak Branch (A), Bush Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sumter 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 7.8 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 7.8 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 22.3 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 7.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00111
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.5%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.4%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.0%
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: 0.1% of all households

Privateer compared to South Carolina state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.3
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (87%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (1%)

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 Privateer CDP (based on Sumter County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,023108
Black Protestant13,90546
Mainline Protestant10,96047
Other2,32312
Catholic1,9422
None47,303-
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: 16
Sumter County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Sumter County:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 63
Sumter County:

6.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 44
Here:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.2%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Sumter County:

34.1%
South Carolina:

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

11.2%
State:

13.4%

6.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,001 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.47% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,802 average AGI)
Sumter County:

0.47%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Richland County, SC  0.47% ($23,831 average AGI)
from Clarendon County, SC  0.47% ($23,278)
from Lee County, SC  0.20% ($24,039)


7.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,677 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.64%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.60% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,816 average AGI)
Sumter County:

0.60%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland County, SC  0.84% ($28,245 average AGI)
to Clarendon County, SC  0.32% ($26,592)
to Lee County, SC  0.18% ($23,657)

Strongest AM radio stations in Privateer:

  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDXY (1240 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSSC (1340 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SUMTER BAPTIST TEMPLE, INC.)
  • WQMC (1290 AM; 1 kW; SUMTER, SC; Owner: MORRIS COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Privateer:

  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLJI (98.3 FM; SUMMERTON, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC .)
  • WIBZ (95.5 FM; WEDGEFIELD, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • W205BO (88.9 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: PENSACOLA CHRISTIAN COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W207BQ (89.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCOS-FM (97.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLTR (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Privateer:

  • 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.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $246,000Total costs
  • 6,070Total average daily traffic
  • 356Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,880Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$130,0422$127,69516$105,1591$12,0401$79,8201$62,410
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$23,3401$92,4100$00$01$37,040
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$81,4902$52,22511$105,5641$129,0801$103,7104$45,235
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$06$129,1771$20,9300$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$44,8200$01$48,5200$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$122,6001$117,230
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$138,7100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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