Rowesville, South Carolina

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Population in 2017: 287 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -24.1%
Males: 142  (49.5%)
Females: 145  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

44.8 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29133.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,578 (it was $30,833 in 2000)
Rowesville:

$41,578
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,994 (it was $13,978 in 2000)

Rowesville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $85,392 (it was $49,000 in 2000)
Rowesville:

$85,392
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $98,230; detached houses: $118,791; mobile homes: $52,051

Median gross rent in 2017: $636.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rowesville: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.3%
(8.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.9% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Rowesville, SC (2010)
    • 17557.6%Black alone
    • 12139.8%White alone
    • 41.3%Hispanic
    • 20.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.7%Two or more races

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

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Ancestries: American (9.2%), English (9.2%), German (1.7%), Polish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 166 feet

Land area: 0.79 square miles.

Population density: 362 people per square mile   (very low).

Rowesville, South Carolina map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.1%
South Carolina:

2.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $893 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $342 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (45.6 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (126.8 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (556.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Cordova, SC (2.5 miles),
Edisto, SC (2.8 miles ),
Wilkinson Heights, SC (2.9 miles ),
Branchville, SC (2.9 miles ),
Orangeburg, SC (2.9 miles ),
Bowman, SC (3.0 miles ),
Brookdale, SC (3.1 miles ),
Cope, SC (3.1 miles)

Latitude: 33.37 N, Longitude: 80.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 803

Distribution of median household income in Rowesville, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rowesville, SC in 2017
Rowesville satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.1%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+19.2%).
Most common industries in Rowesville, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.4%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.9%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Wood products (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Public administration (9.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (8.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.8%)
  • Chemicals (5.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.9%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (6.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.3%)
  • Wood products (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Rowesville, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.4%)
  • Printing workers (4.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.3%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (6.3%)
  • Printing workers (6.3%)

Average climate in Rowesville, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 61.3. This is better than average.

City:

61.3
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.95
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.21. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Tornado activity:

Rowesville-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 10% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/23/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.6 miles away from the Rowesville town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/15/2008, a category F3 tornado 9.3 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Rowesville-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 51.7 miles away from Rowesville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 101.2 miles away from the city 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 47.3 miles away from Rowesville 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 85.0 miles away from Rowesville 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 53.4 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) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from Rowesville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Orangeburg County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rowesville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rowesville:

  • JOLLEY ACRES HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • LAUREL BAYE HEALTHCARE OF ORANGEBURG (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • UNIHEALTH POST ACUTE CARE ORANGEBURG, LLC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • WANNAMAKER ST COMM RES. (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • SIFLY ST COMMUNITY RES. (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • DHEC REGION 5 HOME HEALTH SVS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)
  • SOUTH ORANGEBURG DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; ORANGEBURG, SC)

Amtrak station near Rowesville:

  • 19 miles: DENMARK (200 W. BARUCH ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowesville:

  • South Carolina State University (about 9 miles; Orangeburg, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,481)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 12 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 18 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 43 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 45 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Benedict College (about 46 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 48 miles; Sumter, SC; FT enrollment: 3,108)

Public high school in Rowesville:

  • BETHUNE-BOWMAN MIDDLE/HIGH (Location: 4857 CHARLESTON HIGHWAY, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Rowesville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Orangeburg County Fire Department Rowesville (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: New Hope Methodist Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Orangeburg County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.2%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
3 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Rowesville:

Marital status in Rowesville, SC
  • Never married: 30.3%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Rowesville:

  • High school or higher: 71.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.4
South Carolina average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rowesville, SC (based on Orangeburg County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,734124
Mainline Protestant15,33660
Black Protestant9,40041
Other2,3138
Catholic1,1253
None37,593-
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: 23
This county:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Orangeburg County:

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Orangeburg County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 78
Orangeburg County:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 58
Here:

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Orangeburg County:

13.9%
State:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

38.2%
State:

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

14.6%
South Carolina:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rowesville:

46.2%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.5%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.0
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.9%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

14.5%
State:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rowesville:

6.7
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.5%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

50.3%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

82.3%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rowesville, 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
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$816
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$558
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$1,270
Totals for Government 0$0 8$2,644

Rowesville government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $20,000 ($69.69)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($52.26)
    Police Protection: $10,000 ($34.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($20.91)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($3.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($3.48)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $32,000 ($111.50)

Rowesville government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $8,000 ($27.87)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,000 ($20.91)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($59.23)
    Rents: $1,000 ($3.48)
  • Tax - Property: $50,000 ($174.22)
    Other License: $3,000 ($10.45)

Rowesville government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $7,000 ($24.39)
    End of Fiscal Year: $3,000 ($10.45)

Rowesville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,000 ($17.42)

4.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,710 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.81%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Richland County, SC  0.39% ($33,551 average AGI)
from Lexington County, SC  0.37% ($33,082)
from Dorchester County, SC  0.36% ($39,607)


5.65% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.65%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Richland County, SC  0.77% ($38,753 average AGI)
to Lexington County, SC  0.62% ($42,876)
to Calhoun County, SC  0.39% ($31,932)

Strongest AM radio stations in Rowesville:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WPJK (1580 AM; 1 kW; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: BOSE GOWDY)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRIT (790 AM; 1 kW; BAMBERG-DENMARK, SC; Owner: VOORHEES COLLEGE)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQKI (710 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rowesville:

  • WGFG (105.1 FM; BRANCHVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSPX (94.5 FM; BOWMAN, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWBD (95.7 FM; BAMBERG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSSB-FM (90.3 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBAW-FM (99.1 FM; BARNWELL, SC; Owner: BULLIE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNKT (107.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WJWJ-FM (89.9 FM; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Rowesville:

  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • 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.)
  • WJWJ-TV (Channel 16; BEAUFORT, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W31BS (Channel 31; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WEBA-TV (Channel 14; ALLENDALE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Rowesville fatal accident list:

Mar 8, 2008 07:25 PM, Us-21, 1029, Lat: 33.368670, Lon: -80.830540, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 27, 1998 11:00 AM, 64, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 18, 1995 05:10 PM, 1029, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1976 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1975 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 15.2mTotal length
  • $276,000Total costs
  • 4,076Total average daily traffic
  • 202Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,928Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rowesville)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Rowesville Lookout Tower Secondary Hwy S-38-501 1/25 Mi N Int S-38-502 (Lat: 33.363222 Lon: -80.796194), Call Sign: KIB353, Licensee ID: L00135262,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.450 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/1997, Expiration Date: 03/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/26/2002, Registrant: State Of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29221, Phone: (803) 737-8800
  • ROWESVILLE, Lambsdale Court (Lat: 33.348611 Lon: -80.816972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: KNNG864,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.462 MHz, 852.462 MHz, 852.987 MHz, 853.425 MHz, 853.925 MHz, Grant Date: 11/30/2010, Expiration Date: 02/23/2021, Certifier: Boykin Roseborough, Registrant: Sc Dept. Of Administration (Dto), 4430 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC 29210, Phone: (803) 896-5238, Email:
  • ROWESVILLE, Lambsdale Court (Lat: 33.348611 Lon: -80.816972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: WPXU794,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.187 MHz, 851.750 MHz, 852.062 MHz, Grant Date: 05/29/2013, Expiration Date: 06/13/2023, Certifier: John H Smith, Registrant: County Of Orangeburg, 200 Gibson St., Orangeburg, SC 29115, Phone: (803) 533-6264, Fax: (803) 533-5899, Email:
  • ROWESVILLE, Lambsdale Court (Lat: 33.348611 Lon: -80.816972), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: WQWZ374,
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.087 MHz, 857.087 MHz, 858.087 MHz, 858.962 MHz, Grant Date: 01/05/2016, Expiration Date: 01/05/2026, Certifier: Clifford B Jordan Jr., Registrant: Sc Department Of Administration (Dto), 4430 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC 29210, Phone: (803) 896-5238, Email:
  • Lat: 33.395389 Lon: -80.837139, Call Sign: WRDA312,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.087 MHz, 452.712 MHz, 457.087 MHz, 457.137 MHz, 457.712 MHz, Grant Date: 03/11/2019, Expiration Date: 03/11/2029, Certifier: Vinny Lee, Registrant: Kelley Communications, 487 Broughton St., Orangeburg, SC 29115, Phone: (803) 516-0005, Fax: (803) 516-0803, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 504 River Rd (Lat: 33.371806 Lon: -80.839528), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WPNL410,
    Assigned Frequencies: 945.500 MHz, Grant Date: 03/06/1998, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019, Phone: (410) 764-3950
  • NA BRANCHVIL, 5020 Ferrdom Road (Lat: 33.352444 Lon: -80.829778), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Call Sign: WQOV909,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, Grant Date: 02/13/2012, Expiration Date: 02/13/2022, Cancellation Date: 10/01/2018, Certifier: Scott Hedspeth, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KJ4NZA, Licensee ID: L01510365, Grant Date: 08/04/2009, Expiration Date: 08/04/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/17/2012, Certifier: Luther M Dukes, Registrant: Luther M Dukes, 220 River Dr, Rowesville, SC 29133
  • Call Sign: KJ4ZCD, Licensee ID: L01602040, Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 11/09/2020, Certifier: Glennis B Simpson, Registrant: Glennis B Simpson, Rowesville, SC 29133
  • Call Sign: KK4DII, Licensee ID: L01652879, Grant Date: 07/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/27/2021, Certifier: Patricia N Fulton, Registrant: Patricia N Fulton, 131 Church St, Rowesville, SC 29133
  • Call Sign: K4LMD, Previous Call Sign: KJ4NZA, Licensee ID: L01510365, Grant Date: 07/17/2012, Expiration Date: 07/17/2022, Certifier: Luther M Dukes, Registrant: Luther M Dukes, 220 River Dr, Rowesville, SC 29133
  • Call Sign: KN4NFI, Licensee ID: L02194616, Grant Date: 06/18/2018, Expiration Date: 06/18/2028, Certifier: William O Hurst Jr, Registrant: William O Hurst Jr, 220 River Drive, Rowesville, SC 29133

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 33 took place in 2011, and the least - 1 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rowesville, SC When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.3%), and Structure Fires (34.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rowesville, SC
    • 10746.3%Outside Fires
    • 7934.2%Structure Fires
    • 3314.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 125.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rowesville, SC
Most common first names in Rowesville, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1073.7 years
James975.0 years
Willie774.7 years
William671.5 years
Jessie583.6 years
Bessie580.0 years
Minnie581.2 years
Robert571.4 years
David473.7 years
Annie481.0 years
Most common last names in Rowesville, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Simpson1166.7 years
Dukes1077.5 years
Fairey1082.4 years
Summers863.2 years
Felder874.4 years
Garvin864.7 years
Gilyard762.9 years
Rhodes769.7 years
Crum677.0 years
Bowman675.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rowesville, SC
  • 64.4%Electricity
  • 28.7%Utility gas
  • 4.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rowesville, SC
  • 55.0%Electricity
  • 30.0%Wood
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Utility gas


Rowesville compared to South Carolina state average:

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