Reevesville, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 204 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.4%
 
Males: 82  (40.5%)
Females: 122  (59.5%)
Median resident age:  58.3 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29471.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,938 (it was $26,667 in 2000)
Reevesville:

$32,938
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,766 (it was $17,555 in 2000)

Reevesville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $112,672 (it was $58,000 in 2000)
Reevesville:

$112,672
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $124,189; Detached houses: $136,992; Mobile homes: $81,463

Median gross rent in 2013: $467.

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  • Races in Reevesville, SC (2010)

    Reevesville races chart
    • 16182.1%White alone
    • 2914.8%Black alone
    • 52.6%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Reevesville: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (26.4%), German (15.1%), English (10.4%), Irish (10.4%), Italian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 12 feet

Land area: 1.60 square miles.

Population density: 127 people per square mile   (very low).

Reevesville,SC real estate house value index trend

Reevesville, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Reevesville:

  • High school or higher: 73.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Reevesville town:

  • Never married: 14.1%
  • Now married: 61.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $601 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $406 (0.6%)

Reevesville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (42.7 miles , pop. 79,641).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (138.9 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (560.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: St. George, SC (2.0 miles ), Bowman, SC (3.2 miles ), Branchville, SC (3.2 miles ), Harleyville, SC (3.4 miles ), Smoaks, SC (3.5 miles) , Holly Hill, SC (4.0 miles ), Rowesville, SC (4.0 miles ), Williams, SC (4.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $297,200

Latitude: 33.20 N, Longitude: 80.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 803

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

5.3%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -31 (-13.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Legal occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Reevesville, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Reevesville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 3% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/15/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Reevesville town center .

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 tornado 15.5 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Reevesville-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 35.9 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 115.7 miles away from Reevesville 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 32.6 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 69.1 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 38.0 miles away from Reevesville 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 97.8 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 Dorchester County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reevesville:

  • South Carolina State University (about 24 miles; Orangeburg, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,481)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 26 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 29 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Charleston Southern University (about 37 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,012)
  • Trident Technical College (about 41 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 13,125)
  • Citadel Military College of South Carolina (about 49 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,683)
  • Medical University of South Carolina (about 50 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 2,138)

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Notable location: Reevesville Fire Department Number 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Reevesville include: Saint Matthews Church (A), Reevesville Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Dorchester 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 48.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.95
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 23.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.2%
(43.1% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.5%
Whole state:  67.5%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Reevesville compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.4
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Reevesville town (based on Dorchester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,07590
Mainline Protestant16,77543
Catholic7,9262
Black Protestant4,72224
Other1,6536
Orthodox751
None80,329-
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
Dorchester County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Dorchester County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Dorchester County:

3.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 55
Here:

4.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.6%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Dorchester County:

31.1%
South Carolina:

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

12.6%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$160
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$326
Totals for Government 0$0 7$486

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $24,000 ($117.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($19.61)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($19.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($4.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $21,000 ($102.94)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($9.80)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $6,000 ($29.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000 ($39.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $34,000 ($166.67)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($14.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $6,000 ($29.41)
  • Tax - NEC: $14,000 ($68.63)
    Public Utilities: $5,000 ($24.51)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $137,000 ($671.57)

11.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,474 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.07%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($661 average AGI)
Dorchester County:

0.15%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Charleston County, SC  3.34% ($30,599 average AGI)
from Berkeley County, SC  1.86% ($31,271)
from Colleton County, SC  0.22% ($30,870)


9.97% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,238 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.97%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.17% of residents moved to foreign countries ($809 average AGI)
Dorchester County:

0.17%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Charleston County, SC  2.62% ($32,712 average AGI)
to Berkeley County, SC  2.15% ($33,147)
to Colleton County, SC  0.24% ($27,059)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reevesville:

  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WALD (1080 AM; daytime; 3 kW; WALTERBORO, SC; Owner: JACQUELYN COLLIER PEMBROKE)
  • WSCC (730 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WJBS (1440 AM; 1 kW; HOLLY HILL, SC; Owner: EUGENE SCHOEBINGER)
  • 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)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reevesville:

  • WGFG (105.1 FM; BRANCHVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNKT (107.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSPX (94.5 FM; BOWMAN, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJWJ-FM (89.9 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSUY (96.9 FM; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAL-FM (100.9 FM; RIDGEVILLE, SC; Owner: GRESHAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WYFH (90.7 FM; NORTH CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WWBD (95.7 FM; BAMBERG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSHG-LP (105.9 FM; SAINT GEORGE, SC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL RADIO OF ST GEORGE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Reevesville:

  • WCBD-TV (Channel 2; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJWJ-TV (Channel 16; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WCSC-TV (Channel 5; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCSC, INC.)
  • WITV (Channel 7; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WCIV (Channel 4; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCIV, LLC)
  • WMMP (Channel 36; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WMMP LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTAT-TV (Channel 24; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WTAT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Reevesville fatal accident list:

Feb 15, 1991 07:00 PM, 383, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 960Total average daily traffic
  • 51Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,337Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Reevesville)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Enoch Ln (Lat: 33.241250 Lon: -80.528139), Overall height: 65.5 m, Call Sign: KNLR338
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.187 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/10/1997, Expiration Date: 03/10/2007, Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005
    Registrant: O\'Connor And Hannan, L.L.P., 1919 Pennsylvania Ave. Nw, Washington, DC 20006-3483, Phone: (202) 887-1431

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KG4FFP, Licensee ID: L00170585
    Grant Date: 08/13/2009, Expiration Date: 11/09/2019, Certifier: Dibbon C Walters Jr
    Registrant: Dibbon C Walters Jr, 212 Church Street, Reevesville, SC 29471
  • Call Sign: KG4FHY, Licensee ID: L00172615
    Grant Date: 10/30/2009, Expiration Date: 11/17/2019, Certifier: Susan M Payne
    Registrant: Susan P Walters, 212 Church Street, Reevesville, SC 29471
  • Call Sign: KG4GKW, Licensee ID: L00210598
    Grant Date: 12/14/2009, Expiration Date: 02/23/2020, Certifier: Debra A Walters
    Registrant: Debra A Walters, Reevesville, SC 29471
  • Call Sign: KK4HLX, Licensee ID: L01694953
    Grant Date: 03/09/2012, Expiration Date: 03/09/2022, Certifier: Ernest Hill Jr
    Registrant: Ernest Hill Jr, 329 Applewood Dr, Reevesville, SC 29471

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$80,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0101.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Reevesville, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1770.3 years
James1470.1 years
Mary1381.3 years
William1167.6 years
Willie1173.5 years
David667.6 years
Henry675.9 years
Emma674.2 years
Thomas669.8 years
Bessie586.6 years
Most common last names in Reevesville, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Walters2073.3 years
Reeves1974.5 years
Heaton1574.8 years
Berry1272.6 years
Rhett1082.2 years
Williams1075.6 years
Dukes1085.8 years
Hutto1079.8 years
Judy973.7 years
Green964.0 years
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