Silverstreet, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 163 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.5%
Males: 69  (42.4%)
Females: 94  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29145.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,453 (it was $27,321 in 2000)
Silverstreet:

$44,453
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $23,052 (it was $17,184 in 2000)

Silverstreet town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $105,915 (it was $62,200 in 2000)
Silverstreet:

$105,915
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $94,756; Detached houses: $103,007; Mobile homes: $57,625

Median gross rent in 2012: $806.

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Silverstreet races chart
  • White alone - 123 (75.9%)
  • Black alone - 32 (19.8%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (4.3%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Silverstreet: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.4%), German (16.9%), Scotch-Irish (8.6%), United States (8.2%), Irish (7.8%), Dutch (5.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.52 square miles.

Population density: 46 people per square mile   (very low).

Silverstreet,SC real estate house value index trend

Silverstreet, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Silverstreet:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Silverstreet town:

  • Never married: 13.7%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 10.4%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.8%
South Carolina:  4.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Silverstreet, South Carolina as of April 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Silverstreet to the number of sex offenders is 54 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,000 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $450 (0.6%)

Silverstreet satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dutch Fork, SC (32.8 miles , pop. 59,332).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (84.9 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (539.2 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Newberry, SC (2.6 miles ), Chappells, SC (2.8 miles ), Saluda River, SC (2.8 miles ), Prosperity, SC (3.2 miles ), Joanna, SC (3.8 miles ), Saluda, SC (3.9 miles ), Cross Hill, SC (4.1 miles ), Pomaria, SC (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 34.22 N, Longitude: 81.71 W

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

5.2%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Utilities (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (12%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (10%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (17%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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

Average climate in Silverstreet, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Silverstreet-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 29% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/13/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.7 miles away from the Silverstreet town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 49 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Silverstreet-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 84% 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 50.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from Silverstreet center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 167.9 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 122.4 miles away from the city 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 224.4 miles away from Silverstreet center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 302.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newberry County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Jim Neal (basketball) - Basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Silverstreet:

  • MCCULLOUGH COMMUNITY RES. (Hospital, about 8 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • J F HAWKINS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - NEWBERRY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • NEWBERRY COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • FMC OF NEWBERRY (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • DHEC REGION 3 HOME HEALTH SVS (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • DIALYSIS CLINIC INC-SALUDA (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; SALUDA, SC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Silverstreet:

  • Piedmont Technical College (about 24 miles; Greenwood, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,831)
  • Lander University (about 26 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,870)
  • Midlands Technical College (about 39 miles; West Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 8,916)
  • Benedict College (about 43 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 43 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 45 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 48 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)

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

Church in Silverstreet: Silverstreet Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Newberry 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 2007 was 89.3. This is worse than average.

City:

89.3
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.9%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.6% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.2%
Whole state:  67.5%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Silverstreet compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Silverstreet town (based on Newberry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.99%
Here: 52.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Catholic Church
Adherents38.7%21.2%20.6%4.4%3.3%
Congregations29.4%18.8%18.8%7.1%1.2%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssociation Reformed Presbyterian ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness Church The Wesleyan ChurchOther
Adherents2.7%1.7%1.4%1.4%4.5%
Congregations2.4%2.4%4.7%1.2%14.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Newberry County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Newberry County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Newberry County:

7.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Newberry County:

32.6%
South Carolina:

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

17.9%
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$128
Totals for Government 0$0 1$128

4.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,224 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
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 Lexington County, SC  0.70% ($41,505 average AGI)
from Richland County, SC  0.64% ($41,765)
from Laurens County, SC  0.29% ($27,026)


5.01% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,100 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
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 Lexington County, SC  0.83% ($35,718 average AGI)
to Richland County, SC  0.71% ($32,766)
to Laurens County, SC  0.26% ($21,886)

Strongest AM radio stations in Silverstreet:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDK (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEWBERRY, SC; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKMG (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWBERRY, SC; Owner: CORNELL BLAKELY)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBLR (1430 AM; 5 kW; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WCZZ (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: KEENE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Silverstreet:

  • WHZQ (94.1 FM; CROSS HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJES-FM (92.1 FM; SALUDA, SC; Owner: BRECKENRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WGVC (106.3 FM; SIMPSONVILLE, SC; Owner: SIMPSONVILLE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCOS-FM (97.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMJ (93.1 FM; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WBBQ-FM (104.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W274AE (102.7 FM; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKSX-FM (92.7 FM; JOHNSTON, SC; Owner: EDGEFIELD-SALUDA RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Silverstreet:

  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)

Silverstreet fatal accident list:

Mar 12, 2005 02:15 AM, Sr-659, Sr-389, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 23, 1994 07:30 AM, 49, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 9, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total costs: $849,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 240
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 6,360

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Silverstreet)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CHAPPELLS, 30146 Hwy 34 (Lat: 34.197528 Lon: -81.824417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 105.1 m, Call Sign: WQPW967
    Assigned Frequencies: 6226.89 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/05/2012, Expiration Date: 09/05/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    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:

1
  • Call Sign: W4OPW, Previous Call Sign: WD4BYE, Licensee ID: L00207387
    Grant Date: 09/25/2008, Expiration Date: 11/09/2018
    Registrant: Powell E Way Iii, 217 Alpha Martha Road, Silverstreet, SC 29145

Most common first names in Silverstreet, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1272.2 years
John1077.5 years
Mary572.4 years
Willie573.8 years
Johnnie481.5 years
Marion477.2 years
Bessie477.5 years
Robert471.0 years
Thomas476.5 years
Helen378.4 years
Most common last names in Silverstreet, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Pitts1676.9 years
Williams1068.5 years
Werts788.2 years
Floyd774.1 years
Brown677.3 years
Long683.3 years
Wilson674.5 years
Johnson663.3 years
Longshore575.8 years
Sheppard580.0 years
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