Williamston, South Carolina

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Population in 2014: 4,072 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 1,871  (46.0%)
Females: 2,201  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  34.2 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29697.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,230 (it was $31,458 in 2000)
Williamston:

$40,230
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,202 (it was $14,085 in 2000)

Williamston town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,216 (it was $64,700 in 2000)
Williamston:

$92,216
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $97,723; Detached houses: $100,552; Mobile homes: $42,683

Median gross rent in 2013: $661.

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  • Races in Williamston, SC (2010)

    Williamston races chart
    • 3,25182.6%White alone
    • 51513.1%Black alone
    • 1122.8%Hispanic
    • 471.2%Two or more races
    • 40.1%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Williamston: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (18.7%), German (12.2%), Irish (11.4%), English (9.0%), French Canadian (6.0%), Scottish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 826 feet

Land area: 3.59 square miles.

Population density: 1,134 people per square mile   (low).

Williamston,SC real estate house value index trend

Williamston, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Williamston:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Williamston town:

  • Never married: 21.3%
  • Now married: 53.3%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 12.0%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

88 residents are foreign born (2.2% Latin America).

This town:

2.2%
South Carolina:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $787 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $444 (0.6%)

Williamston satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (16.6 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (102.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (548.5 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: West Pelzer, SC (1.4 miles ), Pelzer, SC (1.4 miles) , Ware Place, SC (2.3 miles ), Piedmont, SC (2.5 miles ), Belton, SC (2.5 miles ), Woodville, SC (2.8 miles ), Golden Grove, SC (2.9 miles ), Brushy Creek, SC (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 34.62 N, Longitude: 82.48 W

Area code: 864

Williamston household income distribution Williamston home values distribution

Crime rates in Williamston by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0100000000000
per 100,000 0.025.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0102011011221
per 100,000 0.025.90.051.20.025.525.40.024.925.150.049.924.6
Robberies 101331212310912
per 100,000 25.80.025.976.876.2306.6304.975.324.90.0224.925.049.2
Assaults 1011713161121181119232015
per 100,000 257.7284.7181.2332.8406.3281.0533.5451.9274.0477.4574.7499.0369.3
Burglaries 13131917132325182440283120
per 100,000 335.0336.4491.7435.2330.1587.6635.2451.9597.81,005.0699.7773.5492.4
Thefts 906578110891098698112134151140119
per 100,000 2,319.01,682.22,018.62,816.22,260.02,784.92,185.02,460.52,789.53,366.83,773.13,493.02,929.6
Auto thefts 4691599108121061011
per 100,000 103.1155.3232.9384.0228.5229.9254.1200.9298.9251.3149.9249.5270.8
Arson N/A002251130000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.051.250.8127.725.425.174.70.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 191.2242.2185.1316.8245.6353.4385.8269.7270.1354.6452.0375.8293.1

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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 Williamston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 17 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.94
South Carolina average:

2.19
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -324 (-7.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Williamston, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Williamston-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Williamston town center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williamston-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 83% 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 51.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 117.0 miles away from Williamston 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 179.6 miles away from the city 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 261.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 179.2 miles away from Williamston 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 173.8 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 Anderson County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Hospitals and medical centers in Williamston:

  • SALUDA VALLEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (WILLIAMS STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Williamston:

  • HOSANNA HEALTH AND REHAB OF PIEDMONT LLC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; PIEDMONT, SC)
  • ANDERSON PLACE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)
  • ANMED HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)
  • HOSPICE OF THE UPSTATE, INC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)
  • PATRICK B HARRIS PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)
  • ANDERSON HEALTH CARE CENTER ICF (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE - ANDERSON (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ANDERSON, SC)

airports located in Williamston:

Amtrak station near Williamston:

  • 17 miles: GREENVILLE (1120 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williamston:

  • Anderson University (about 12 miles; Anderson, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,510)
  • Greenville Technical College (about 16 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 9,859)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 18 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 5,174)
  • Bob Jones University (about 19 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)
  • Clemson University (about 21 miles; Clemson, SC; FT enrollment: 20,131)
  • Furman University (about 22 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,988)
  • North Greenville University (about 32 miles; Tigerville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,341)

Public high schools in Williamston:

  • PALMETTO HIGH (Students: 912, Location: 804 NORTH HAMILTON STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER OF ANDERSON 1 & 2 (Location: 702 BELTON HIGHWAY, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Williamston:

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Notable locations in Williamston: AnMed Wellspring Treatment Center (A), Williamston Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Reservoirs: Big Creek Watershed Two Reservoir (A), Big Creek Watershed One Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Camp Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Sonco Amusement (1001 South Academy Street Extension).

Anderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 65.0. This is about average.

City:

65.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.187. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.187
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 8.63. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.63
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.167. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.167
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 26.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.83
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 0.00372. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00372
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.7%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.5% for Black residents, 7.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.3%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.4%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
4 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
3 people in nursing homes in 2000

Williamston, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Williamston (2011 data):

  • Community First Bank, Inc.: Williamston Branch at 208 East Main Street, branch established on 2000/08/28. Info updated 2011/12/15: Bank assets: $519.2 mil, Deposits: $466.3 mil, headquarters in Walhalla, SC, positive income, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Community First Bancorporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Williamston Branch at 1 Greenville Drive, branch established on 1973/10/15. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Williamston Branch at 113 East Main Street, branch established on 1968/07/01. 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.
  • SunTrust Bank: Williamston Branch 776 at 1 N. Hamilton Ave, branch established on 1921/01/01. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Williamston town (based on Anderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant97,855240
Mainline Protestant11,77559
Black Protestant7,88430
Catholic2,8512
Other1,1466
Orthodox501
None65,565-
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: 34
Anderson County:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Anderson County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 116
Anderson County:

6.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 122
Here:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.8%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Anderson County:

27.7%
South Carolina:

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

12.9%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Williamston:

48.0%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Williamston:

42.3%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Williamston:

29.4
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.0%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Williamston:

14.5%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Williamston:

6.8
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
Williamston:

35.9%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.7%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Williamston:

76.4%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williamston, SC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,445$41,3400$0
Other Government Administration 6$15,870$31,7400$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,480$29,7600$0
Police Protection - Officers 22$47,112$25,6970$0
Streets and Highways 2$5,435$32,6100$0
Solid Waste Management 4$9,436$28,3080$0
Sewerage 2$6,281$37,6860$0
Parks and Recreation 1$2,303$27,6360$0
Water Supply 5$14,032$33,6770$0
Totals for Government 44$106,394$29,0170$0

5.22% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,483 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.22%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Anderson County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greenville County, SC  1.09% ($34,651 average AGI)
from Pickens County, SC  0.68% ($31,168)
from Oconee County, SC  0.30% ($33,061)


4.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,244 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.78%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($205 average AGI)
Anderson County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenville County, SC  1.15% ($34,910 average AGI)
to Pickens County, SC  0.61% ($34,084)
to Oconee County, SC  0.24% ($31,581)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williamston:

  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WHPB (1390 AM; 1 kW; BELTON, SC; Owner: ROBERT BRYSON)
  • WANS (1280 AM; 5 kW; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: FM 103 INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • WYRD (1330 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGVL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WELP (1360 AM; 5 kW; EASLEY, SC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAIM (1230 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMUU (1260 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williamston:

  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WTBI-FM (91.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHZT (98.1 FM; SENECA, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCCP-FM (104.9 FM; CLEMSON, SC; Owner: GOLDEN CORNERS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Williamston:

  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50CL (Channel 50; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W65DS (Channel 65; HONEA PATH, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNTV (Channel 29; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
Williamston fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Williamston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • $694,000Total costs
  • 18,989Total average daily traffic
  • 1,126Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Williamston)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Williamston, SC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WILLIAMSTON SC, 4066 Six And Twenty Road (092140 / Williamston) (Lat: 34.661528 Lon: -82.613694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 68.6 m, Overall height: 71.6 m, Call Sign: WQIT296
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/07/2008, Expiration Date: 05/07/2018, Cancellation Date: 11/07/2009, Certifier: William ChastainRegistrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • SLABTOWN, 1324 Firetower Rd (Lat: 34.688861 Lon: -82.604417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 77.4 m, Overall height: 80.2 m, Call Sign: WQOV769
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHzGrant Date: 02/10/2012, Expiration Date: 02/10/2022, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • WILLIAMSTON, 7.5 Miles Nw Of (Lat: 34.661500 Lon: -82.613167), Overall height: 71 m, Call Sign: WLB590
    Assigned Frequencies: 3770.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3710.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3790.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3930.00 MHz, 3870.00 MHz... (+14 more)Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2005, Certifier: Dennis W Guard Jr.Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc., 2400 North Glenville, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 729-6406, Fax: (972) 729-2690, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Williamston)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 19861 , Serial Number: 17260813, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 08/17/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 196 Sandy Ln, Williamston, SC 29697
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182G (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3244S , Serial Number: 18255744, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 08/21/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Craig Patterson, 113 H I Taylor Rd, Williamston, SC 29697
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3944K , Serial Number: 28-23819, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 10/12/1967
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Gail G Middleton, 119 Stevens Ct, Williamston, SC 29697, Other Owners: Martin D Duckett, Larry W Mcabee
  • Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4214Y , Serial Number: 1199-77, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 03/04/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Rachel Marie Patterson, 113 H I Taylor Rd, Williamston, SC 29697
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 560 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-fan
    N-Number: 51EF , Serial Number: 5600487
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Baron Aviation LLC Red, 101 Cromer Rd, Williamston, SC 29697, Other Owners: Air LLC Xavier
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 738HS , Serial Number: 17269995, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Wessely C Mcallister, 109 Leland Heights Dr, Williamston, SC 29697
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9443X , Serial Number: 21057743, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 09/16/1961
    Registrant (Individual): Rachel Patterson, 113 H I Taylor Rd, Williamston, SC 29697

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$89,7457$124,64132$126,4613$18,8533$53,8530$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$109,0600$04$102,2230$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$73,2001$107,9509$94,3972$27,1751$51,3901$70,240
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$129,3901$135,68010$132,3901$45,8401$58,0400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$176,3500$01$49,1700$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$01$159,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$153,0600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0104.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 73
  • Hazardous Condition: 51
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Williamston

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Williamston, SC
Most common first names in Williamston, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11170.8 years
William8771.9 years
John7973.4 years
Mary5676.3 years
Robert4069.3 years
Charles3669.5 years
George3072.9 years
Ruth2977.5 years
Willie2575.4 years
Thomas2570.6 years
Most common last names in Williamston, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5870.9 years
Ellison4375.7 years
Williams3475.2 years
Davis3471.4 years
Rogers3176.1 years
Martin2972.5 years
Campbell2979.4 years
Wilson2874.1 years
Owens2671.2 years
Davenport2175.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Williamston, SC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Burger King1McDonald's1
FedEx1RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
H&R Block1Subway1

Williamston compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 17 pilots and 25 other airmen in this city.
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