Vance, South Carolina

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Population in 2013: 169 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -18.8%
 
Males: 70  (41.6%)
Females: 99  (58.4%)
Median resident age:  38.5 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29163.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $22,286 (it was $16,250 in 2000)
Vance:

$22,286
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,700 (it was $8,787 in 2000)

Vance town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $49,522 (it was $42,000 in 2000)
Vance:

$49,522
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $59,586; Detached houses: $90,000; Mobile homes: $36,775

Median gross rent in 2012: $625.

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Vance races chart
  • Black alone - 135 (79.4%)
  • White alone - 17 (10.0%)
  • Asian alone - 11 (6.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (2.9%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (0.6%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Vance: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (9.3%), Subsaharan African (6.5%), Swiss (2.8%), Irish (1.9%), Norwegian (1.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 135 feet

Land area: 0.50 square miles.

Population density: 336 people per square mile   (very low).

Vance,SC real estate house value index trend

Vance, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Vance:

  • High school or higher: 93.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vance town:

  • Never married: 46.1%
  • Now married: 26.8%
  • Separated: 11.5%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Vance, South Carolina as of May 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Vance to the number of sex offenders is 42 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $256 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $267 (0.4%)

Vance satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Charleston, SC (44.7 miles , pop. 79,641).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (124.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (539.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Santee, SC (2.2 miles ), Eutawville, SC (2.3 miles ), Holly Hill, SC (2.8 miles ), Elloree, SC (3.3 miles ), Summerton, SC (3.5 miles ), Harleyville, SC (3.9 miles ), Bowman, SC (4.1 miles ), Cross, SC (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 33.44 N, Longitude: 80.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 803

Vance household income distribution Vance home values distribution

Crime rates in Vance by Year
Type 2003 2005 2006 2007
Murders 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0001
per 100,000 0.00.00.0502.5
Assaults 1212
per 100,000 480.8970.9487.81005.0
Burglaries 0022
per 100,000 0.00.0975.61005.0
Thefts 2216
per 100,000 961.5970.9487.83015.1
Auto thefts 1003
per 100,000 480.80.00.01507.5
Arson 0001
per 100,000 0.00.00.0502.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 313.1) 179.4241.5192.2687.6

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

Crime rate in Vance detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.03
South Carolina average:

2.50
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.4%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -6 (-2.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Wholesale trade (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Finance and insurance (27%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (17%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Bus drivers (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)

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

Average climate in Vance, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vance-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 4% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/15/2007, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 24.9 miles away from the Vance town center killed one person and injured 5 people.

On 12/10/2004, a category F3 tornado 25.4 miles away from the town center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Vance-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 40.3 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 122.8 miles away from Vance 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 32.0 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 76.7 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 39.5 miles away from Vance 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 81.2 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 Orangeburg County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Vance:

  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES LAKE MARION (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; SUMMERTON, SC)

Airports located in Vance:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vance:

  • Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College (about 25 miles; Orangeburg, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,113)
  • South Carolina State University (about 26 miles; Orangeburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,481)
  • Central Carolina Technical College (about 35 miles; Sumter, SC; FT enrollment: 3,108)
  • Charleston Southern University (about 38 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,012)
  • Denmark Technical College (about 42 miles; Denmark, SC; FT enrollment: 2,050)
  • Trident Technical College (about 42 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 13,125)
  • Citadel Military College of South Carolina (about 52 miles; Charleston, SC; FT enrollment: 3,683)

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Notable location: Vance Police Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Vance: First Baptist Church (A). 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

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 9.5 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 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.21
U.S.:

1.93
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.2%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.8%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.2%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Vance compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (28%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Vance town (based on Orangeburg County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.80%
Here: 44.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Presbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents39.4%34.7%4.3%2.5%2.3%
Congregations28.7%35.3%2.7%1.3%2.0%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Church of the NazareneInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents2.2%2.1%1.8%1.6%8.9%
Congregations2.7%6.0%2.0%4.0%15.3%
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: 23
Orangeburg County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

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

6.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Orangeburg County:

38.2%
South Carolina:

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

14.6%
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$1,258
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,258

4.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
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 Richland County, SC  0.47% ($28,120 average AGI)
from Lexington County, SC  0.34% ($30,059)
from Dorchester County, SC  0.28% ($25,365)


5.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($232 average AGI)
Orangeburg County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Richland County, SC  0.77% ($27,084 average AGI)
to Lexington County, SC  0.55% ($33,306)
to Calhoun County, SC  0.35% ($25,380)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vance:

  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WJBS (1440 AM; 1 kW; HOLLY HILL, SC; Owner: EUGENE SCHOEBINGER)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WQTK (950 AM; 10 kW; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: KIRKMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQIZ (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: RADIO PROPERTIES, LLC)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WYMB (920 AM; 2 kW; MANNING, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • 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)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WSCC (730 AM; 5 kW; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDKD (1310 AM; 5 kW; KINGSTREE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vance:

  • WCSQ (92.5 FM; MONCKS CORNER, SC; Owner: APEX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WORG (100.3 FM; ELLOREE, SC; Owner: GARRIS COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WNKT (107.5 FM; ST. GEORGE, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRJA-FM (88.1 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSUY (96.9 FM; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQKI-FM (93.9 FM; ST. MATTHEWS, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WGFG (105.1 FM; BRANCHVILLE, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCB (106.7 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSPX (94.5 FM; BOWMAN, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJI (98.3 FM; SUMMERTON, SC; Owner: GLORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC .)
  • WHXT (103.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WIGL (102.9 FM; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: MILLER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPAL-FM (100.9 FM; RIDGEVILLE, SC; Owner: GRESHAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Vance:

  • WCBD-TV (Channel 2; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCSC-TV (Channel 5; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCSC, INC.)
  • WITV (Channel 7; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WRJA-TV (Channel 27; SUMTER, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WCIV (Channel 4; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WCIV, LLC)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMMP (Channel 36; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WMMP LICENSEE L.P.)
  • WTAT-TV (Channel 24; CHARLESTON, SC; Owner: WTAT LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • W55CQ (Channel 55; ORANGEBURG, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Vance ES, 633 Camden Rd. (Lat: 33.430694 Lon: -80.420750), Type: Pole, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WQGF759
    Assigned Frequencies: 23075.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 01/04/2017, Certifier: Christopher M Brooks
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KG4VSU, Licensee ID: L00587147
    Grant Date: 10/28/2002, Expiration Date: 10/28/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2002, Certifier: Thomas H Campbell
    Registrant: Thomas H Campbell, 120 Grandview, Vance, SC 29163
  • Call Sign: KJ4RSO, Licensee ID: L00387344
    Grant Date: 01/21/2010, Expiration Date: 01/21/2020, Certifier: Kenneth B Gibbs
    Registrant: Kenneth B Gibbs, 314 Rock Hill Rd, Vance, SC 29163

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CANADAY ALBERT W RV-4 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 109AC , Serial Number: 2099, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Albert W Canaday, 174 Suwanee Dr, Vance, SC 29163

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 21
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Vance

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Vance, SC
Most common first names in Vance, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James2563.1 years
Mary1577.2 years
William1269.2 years
Robert1062.9 years
John975.0 years
Willie972.4 years
Annie983.7 years
Lula775.8 years
Jessie673.8 years
Joe661.3 years
Most common last names in Vance, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jamison3069.3 years
Williams2469.4 years
Brown2072.4 years
Davis1673.1 years
Myers1373.5 years
Jenkins1062.2 years
White1062.0 years
Asbury979.9 years
Snell974.2 years
Martin771.4 years
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