Summerton, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 983 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.4%
 
Males: 398  (40.5%)
Females: 585  (59.5%)
Median resident age:  42.8 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29148.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,272 (it was $21,563 in 2000)
Summerton:

$25,272
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,069 (it was $13,284 in 2000)

Summerton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $116,000 (it was $57,900 in 2000)
Summerton:

$116,000
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $112,706; Detached houses: $127,972; Mobile homes: $15,819

Median gross rent in 2013: $332.

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  • Races in Summerton, SC (2010)

    Summerton races chart
    • 61661.6%Black alone
    • 34734.7%White alone
    • 161.6%Hispanic
    • 141.4%Asian alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races
    • 10.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Summerton: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (7.1%), English (5.4%), Irish (5.2%), United States (3.7%), Scottish (2.5%), Russian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 139 feet

Land area: 1.15 square miles.

Population density: 852 people per square mile   (low).

Summerton,SC real estate house value index trend

Summerton, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Summerton:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Summerton town:

  • Never married: 39.3%
  • Now married: 37.7%
  • Separated: 9.3%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Summerton, South Carolina as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Summerton to the number of sex offenders is 39 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,000 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $692 (0.7%)

Summerton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (47.4 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (114.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (527.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Paxville, SC (3.0 miles ), Manning, SC (3.2 miles ), Pinewood, SC (3.4 miles ), Santee, SC (3.4 miles ), Vance, SC (3.5 miles ), Elloree, SC (3.7 miles ), Eutawville, SC (3.8 miles ), Privateer, SC (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,300
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $272,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.61 N, Longitude: 80.35 W

Area code: 803

Summerton household income distribution Summerton home values distribution

Crime rates in Summerton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000100000005
per 100,000 0.00.00.094.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0514.4
Rapes 200010020110
per 100,000 184.20.00.00.093.50.00.0195.10.098.899.80.0
Robberies 013456841430
per 100,000 0.094.6286.8376.6467.7573.1782.0390.299.1395.3299.40.0
Assaults 12813715152812121055
per 100,000 1,105.0756.91,242.8659.11,403.21,432.72,737.01,170.71,189.3988.1499.0514.4
Burglaries 2181615261627121219816
per 100,000 1,933.7756.91,529.61,412.42,432.21,528.22,639.31,170.71,189.31,877.5798.41,646.1
Thefts 523670709052583839443434
per 100,000 4,788.23,405.96,692.26,591.38,419.14,966.65,669.63,707.33,865.24,347.83,393.23,497.9
Auto thefts 154234422022
per 100,000 92.1473.0382.4188.3280.6382.0391.0195.1198.20.0199.6205.8
Arson N/A00000201000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.00.00.0195.50.099.10.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.7) 731.3423.4770.2843.91067.2827.11274.9784.0542.6729.2496.51460.7

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Summerton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.14
South Carolina average:

2.44
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.3%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +99 (+10.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (31%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (33%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (3%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Summerton, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Summerton-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 11% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Summerton town center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 12/10/2004, a category F3 tornado 27.0 miles away from the town center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Summerton-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 50.2 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 124.2 miles away from Summerton 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 40.8 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 86.5 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 48.4 miles away from Summerton 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 69.8 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 Clarendon County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Summerton:

  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES LAKE MARION (20 BUFF BLVD)
  • LAKE MARION NURSING FACILITY (1527 URBANA ROAD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Summerton:

  • CLARENDON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; MANNING, SC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MANNING (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; MANNING, SC)

Airports located in Summerton:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summerton:

  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 23 miles; Sumter, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,108)
  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 28 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 30 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Charleston Southern University (about 47 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,012)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 48 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 27,789)
  • Benedict College (about 48 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 3,039)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 49 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)

Public high school in Summerton:

Private high school in Summerton:

  • CLARENDON HALL (Students: 253; Location: 1140 S DUKE ST; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Summerton:

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Notable locations in Summerton: Clarendon County Rural Fire Department Summerton (A), Summerton Police Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Summerton include: Saint Marks African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint Mattias Episcopal Church (C), Sanctified Church (D), Summerton Baptist Church (E), Summerton Methodist Episcopal Church South (F), Summerton Presbyterian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hotels: Knight's Inn (Highway 301 South), Knights Inn SanteeSummerton SC (2 Bluff Boulavard), Econo Lodge (I-95 & SR 102), Economy Inn (2126 St Paul Rd), Days Inn Summerton Sc (18 Buff Road).

Clarendon 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 2004 was 68.9. This is about average.

City:

68.9
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.95. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 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 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.93

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00111. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00111
U.S.:

0.01468

Drinking water stations with addresses in Summerton and their reported violations in the past:

SIGFIELD WATER CO INC (1450006) (Population served: 231, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GIN POND SHORES WATER CO (1450005) (Population served: 72, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GOAT ISLAND WSC (1450012) (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Summerton that have no violations reported:

  • SUMMERTON TOWN OF (1410003) (Population served: 2,096, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.8%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.9%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
4 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Summerton, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Summerton compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Summerton (2011 data):

  • The Bank of Clarendon: South Dukes Branch at 11 South Dukes Street, branch established on 1985/12/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $205.4 mil, Deposits: $166.7 mil, headquarters in Manning, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Summerton Branch at 133 East Main Street, branch established on 1934/09/11. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Summerton, South Carolina:

  • Knights Inn, 2 Buff Blvd, Summerton, SC 29148 , Phone: (803) 485-2895, Fax: (803) 485-8575
  • Days Inn Of Summerton, 18 Buff Blvd, Summerton, SC 29148 , Phone: (803) 485-2865, Fax: (803) 485-8611
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Summerton, South Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.6
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Summerton town (based on Clarendon County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,42051
Black Protestant4,34028
Mainline Protestant3,14419
Catholic3602
Other2472
None20,460-
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: 8
Clarendon County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Clarendon County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Clarendon County:

7.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Clarendon County:

33.6%
South Carolina:

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

13.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$3,905
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,990
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,917$47,0044$11,668
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,517
Sewerage 1$3,540$42,4801$1,745
Water Supply 0$0 1$2,504
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$489
Totals for Government 2$7,457$44,74211$23,818

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $210,000 ($213.63)
    Water Utilities: $206,000 ($209.56)
    Central Staff Services: $104,000 ($105.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($5.09)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.05)
    General Public Buildings: $1,000 ($1.02)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($16.28)
    General - Other: $15,000 ($15.26)
    Fire Protection: $14,000 ($14.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $334,000 ($339.78)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($15.26)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $78,000 ($79.35)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $46,000 ($46.80)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $26,000 ($26.45)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $64,000 ($65.11)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($20.35)
    Rents: $8,000 ($8.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $295,000 ($300.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $64,000 ($65.11)
  • Tax - Property: $138,000 ($140.39)
    NEC: $92,000 ($93.59)
    Public Utilities: $47,000 ($47.81)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $246,000 ($250.25)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $230,000 ($233.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $16,000 ($16.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $495,000 ($503.56)

5.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,707 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
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 Sumter County, SC  1.08% ($26,592 average AGI)
from Florence County, SC  0.40% ($29,477)
from Orangeburg County, SC  0.25% ($24,250)


5.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,252 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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 Sumter County, SC  1.58% ($23,278 average AGI)
to Florence County, SC  0.49% ($26,182)
to Richland County, SC  0.48% ($22,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Summerton:

  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WDKD (1310 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, 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)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Summerton:

  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLJI (98.3 FM; SUMMERTON, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC .)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNKT (107.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WIBZ (95.5 FM; WEDGEFIELD, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WWKT-FM (99.3 FM; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W204BR (88.7 FM; MANNING, SC; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • W242AH (96.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Summerton:

  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCSC-TV (Channel 5; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCSC, INC.)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WCBD-TV (Channel 2; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WITV (Channel 7; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WBHQ (Channel 63; SUMTER, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCIV (Channel 4; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCIV, LLC)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W31BS (Channel 31; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING INC.)
  • Summerton, South Carolina
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:4
  • Fatalities9
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents22
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • South Carolina average
  • Fatal accident count95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents144
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons33
  • Fatalities104
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents247
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents15
See more detailed statistics of Summerton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $450,000Total costs
  • 30,200Total average daily traffic
  • 5,293Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Summerton)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Summerton Lookout Tower Furman Rd .5 Mi N Int Us Hwy 301 (Lat: 33.628500 Lon: -80.317861), Call Sign: KIB354, Licensee ID: L00135262
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.300 MHz, 159.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/24/1997, Expiration Date: 03/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2002
    Registrant: State Of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29221, Phone: (803) 737-8800
  • Rickenbakers Ginnery At Davis Station (Lat: 33.600722 Lon: -80.266750), Call Sign: KFS679, Licensee ID: L00083921
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.960 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2000, Expiration Date: 02/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2005
    Registrant: Rickenbaker, Henry B:sconyers, Julius W Dba Rickenbaker & Sconyers, Summerton, SC 29148
  • 1 1/2 Mi N On Sc Hwy 15 (Lat: 33.628778 Lon: -80.360917), Call Sign: KYJ413
    Assigned Frequencies: 31.6400 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/1997, Expiration Date: 01/26/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/27/2003
    Registrant: R L Flowers, Summerton, SC 29148, Phone: (803) 478-8808
  • Furse Road (Lat: 33.600111 Lon: -80.382167), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQKY282, Licensee ID: L01512682
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/26/2009, Expiration Date: 10/26/2019, Certifier: Robert Shaw
    Registrant: John Deere, 4140 Nw 114th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322, Phone: (515) 331-4093, Fax: (309) 749-2153, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SUMMERTON, On Us Rt 301 1.6 Mi Ne Of (Lat: 33.618472 Lon: -80.325361), Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WMK337
    Assigned Frequencies: 2171.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 01/05/2007, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30004, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • NA ST PAUL, I-95 Frontage Rd (024725) (Lat: 33.572806 Lon: -80.378833), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 77.7 m, Call Sign: WQOH978
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 10/04/2021, Certifier: Christopher L 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 Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 2811 Furman Road, Yahu Field, (Private Airport Identifier Not Yet Assigned) (Lat: 33.600000 Lon: -80.305000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQHL291
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.975 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/28/2007, Expiration Date: 08/28/2017, Certifier: Mike Huizenga
    Registrant: 2911 Furman Road, Summerton, SC 29148, Phone: (806) 346-0676, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 188B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 21672 , Serial Number: 18800948, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 04/28/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Carl D Coker, Po Box 880, Summerton, SC 29148
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 70588 , Serial Number: 17597, Year manufactured: 1946
    Registrant (Individual): David A Lafosse, 5850 Bill Davis Rd, Summerton, SC 29148

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 33
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Summerton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Summerton, SC
Most common first names in Summerton, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary7277.1 years
James6972.5 years
William6070.3 years
John5271.2 years
Annie4177.3 years
Willie4172.2 years
Robert3969.8 years
Thomas3371.2 years
George3269.4 years
Dorothy2573.4 years
Most common last names in Summerton, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Ragin6071.6 years
Johnson4773.8 years
Lawson4668.5 years
Green3673.1 years
Richardson3678.2 years
Oliver3472.0 years
Davis2977.2 years
Nelson2968.8 years
Bennett2969.3 years
Felder2871.0 years
Businesses in Summerton, SC
NameCountNameCount
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Days Inn1UPS1
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