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Clarendon County, South Carolina (SC)

County population in 2016: 34,947 (14% urban, 86% rural); it was 32,502 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,211
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,591
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,339
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,330 (it was 2,473 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

31%

Land area: 607 sq. mi.

Water area: 88.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 58 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clarendon County: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (28.5%), Retail trade (13.9%), Educational, health and social services (13.9%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 43%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Clarendon County, South Carolina:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (48.1%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (47.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
South Carolina median age:  39.1 years
Males: 17,152  (49.1%)
Females: 17,795  (50.9%)
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Clarendon County,SC real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Clarendon County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,999 ($27,131 in 1999)

This county:

$35,999
South Carolina:

$49,501

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $411 (lower quartile is $238, upper quartile is $537)
This county:

$411
State:

$653


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $93,455 (it was $59,700 in 2000)
Clarendon:

$93,455
South Carolina:

$153,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $51,061 - $171,808

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $174,145
Here:

$174,145
State:

$236,970

Townhouses or other attached units: $181,832
Here:

$181,832
State:

$189,206

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $169,235
Here:

$169,235
State:

$218,084

Mobile homes: $66,070
Here:

$66,070
State:

$71,546
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $974
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $341

Institutionalized population: 1,608

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 17
  • Assaults: 217
  • Burglaries: 231
  • Thefts: 464
  • Auto thefts: 103
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 117 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 2003: 103 buildings, average cost: $95,400
  • 2004: 122 buildings, average cost: $113,200
  • 2007: 156 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 2008: 105 buildings, average cost: $97,200
  • 2009: 77 buildings, average cost: $102,400
  • 2010: 68 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 2011: 44 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2012: 49 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2013: 54 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2014: 41 buildings, average cost: $175,400
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $725 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $449 (0.5%)

Clarendon County household income distribution in 2013 Clarendon County home values distribution in 2013 Clarendon County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.1%
Clarendon County:

23.1%
South Carolina:

15.3%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.9% for Black residents, 48.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.3% for other race residents, 48.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 43.4 years old
(Males: 40.4 years old, Females: 46.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 50.3 years old, Black residents: 39.1 years old, American Indian residents: 47.5 years old, Asian residents: 22.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.4 years old, Other race residents: 35.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clarendon County is $420 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $504 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $604 a month.

Cities in this county include: Manning, Sardinia, Alcolu, Summerton, Turbeville, Paxville.

Clarendon County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Lee County , Lexington County , Lee County, Mississippi , Ventura County, California , Henry County, Georgia , Taliaferro County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 883
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 518 (26.3% naturalized citizens)

Clarendon County:

1.5%
Whole state:

4.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 562010 or later
  • 1592000 to 2009
  • 1471990 to 1999
  • 851980 to 1989
  • 331970 to 1979
  • 72Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.7%

Clarendon County marital status for males Clarendon County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,883
  • One, attached: 129
  • Two: 91
  • 3 or 4: 271
  • 5 to 9: 313
  • 10 to 19: 98
  • 20 or more: 121
  • Mobile homes: 6,802

Housing units in Clarendon County with a mortgage: 4,424 (44 second mortgage, 188 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,761

Here:

44.4% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clarendon County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,42051
Black Protestant4,34028
Mainline Protestant3,14419
Catholic3602
Other2472
None20,460-
Clarendon County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Clarendon County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
This 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.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 17
This county:

5.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clarendon County:

13.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Clarendon County:

33.6%
State:

29.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Clarendon County:

Average size of farms: 379 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $157,999
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $393.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.85%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 54.36%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $132,345
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 48.31%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.26%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $107,221
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.03%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.27
Corn for grain: 32124 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 12932 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 3238 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 22985 harvested acres
Vegetables: 3,906 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 101 acres

Earthquake activity:

Clarendon County-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 53.9 miles away from Clarendon County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 131.3 miles away from the county 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 43.7 miles away from the county 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 89.5 miles away from the county 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 51.2 miles away from Clarendon County 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 66.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 30, 2016, Emergency Declared EM-3378: October 06, 2016, FEMA Id: 3378, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Hurricane Matthew, Incident Period: October 04, 2016 to October 30, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4286: October 11, 2016, FEMA Id: 4286, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 01, 2015 to October 23, 2015, Emergency Declared EM-3373: October 03, 2015, FEMA Id: 3373, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Carolina Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: October 01, 2015 to October 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4241: October 05, 2015, FEMA Id: 4241, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • South Carolina Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 19, 2014, Emergency Declared EM-3369: February 12, 2014, FEMA Id: 3369, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Carolina Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: February 10, 2014 to February 15, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4166: March 12, 2014, FEMA Id: 4166, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • South Carolina Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3233: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3233, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Tropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 06, 2004 to October 11, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1566: October 07, 2004, FEMA Id: 1566, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • South Carolina Severe Ice Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2004 to January 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1509: February 13, 2004, FEMA Id: 1509, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm
  • South Carolina Winter Storms, Incident Period: January 22, 2000 to February 01, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1313: January 31, 2000, FEMA Id: 1313, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Clarendon County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (57%)
  • Honduras (11%)
  • Canada (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • England (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (3%)
  • Spain (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Clarendon County


  • American (12%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Clarendon County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,361 (77.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,088 (13.3%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 34 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 95 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 12 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 161 (2.0%)
  • Worked at home: 414 (5.1%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Clarendon County, South Carolina in 2000:

  • 1,140 people in state prisons
  • 152 people in nursing homes
  • 75 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 64 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 56 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 28 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 11 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Clarendon County, South Carolina in 2010:

  • 1,390 people in state prisons
  • 92 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 80 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 19 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $35,587.

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.
3.23% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($16,082 average AGI)
2.15% relocated from other states ($14,627 average AGI)
Clarendon County:

2.15%
South Carolina average:

3.58%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

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)
from Richland County, SC  0.22% ($20,000)
from Williamsburg County, SC  0.19% ($28,571)
from Horry County, SC  0.16% ($17,278)
from Berkeley County, SC  0.16% ($41,833)


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.
3.85% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($18,222 average AGI)
1.92% relocated to other states ($9,031 average AGI)
Clarendon County:

1.92%
South Carolina average:

3.18%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

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)
to Orangeburg County, SC  0.24% ($19,667)
to Lexington County, SC  0.15% ($56,059)
to Williamsburg County, SC  0.13% ($22,357)
to Charleston County, SC  0.12% ($20,538)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8

Births per 1000 population in Clarendon County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Clarendon County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.4

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Clarendon County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 6.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Clarendon County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,396 (4,851 aged, 1,545 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 693 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Clarendon County, South Carolina in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (399)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (315)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (312)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (260)
  • Other ill-defined and unspecified causes of mortality (175)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (168)
  • Congestive heart failure (131)
  • Unspecified dementia (118)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (115)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (90)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.02
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,817
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 169
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 60,250

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,469
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,124
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 3

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 19
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 66

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 3

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 122.4. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 96.1
  • Other - 26.2

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 126.7. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 100.5
  • Other - 26.2

Household type by relationship:

Households: 34,947
  • In family households: 28,064 (3,949 male householders, 5,022 female householders)
    5,822 spouses, 9,170 children (8,549 natural, 239 adopted, 377 stepchildren), 1,823 grandchildren, 359 brothers or sisters, 442 parents, 650 other relatives, 837 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,202 (2,122 male householders (1,838 living alone)), 2,488 female householders (2,309 living alone)), 597 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,646

Size of family households: 4,617 2-persons, 1,753 3-persons, 1,418 4-persons, 692 5-persons, 335 6-persons, 145 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,148 1-person, 388 2-persons, 57 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 25 7-or-more-persons.

3,010 married couples with children.
2,416 single-parent households (304 men, 2,112 women).

96.9% of residents of Clarendon speak English at home.
2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 4% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (85% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $225,441,000 ($6,799 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,956,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $88,385,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $41,733,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $5,779,000
Federal grants: $84,351,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,047,000 ($23,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,146,000 ($338,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $961,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,420,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,871,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,276
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,744
Here:

52 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +125
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +254
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Clarendon County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.83 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.6

Year house built in Clarendon County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 1022014 or later
  • 2982010 to 2013
  • 2,8382000 to 2009
  • 4,5361990 to 1999
  • 3,2771980 to 1989
  • 2,6001970 to 1979
  • 1,5831960 to 1969
  • 1,0441950 to 1959
  • 4331940 to 1949
  • 6911939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clarendon County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Clarendon County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 401 room
  • 642 rooms
  • 2903 rooms
  • 1,0264 rooms
  • 2,5325 rooms
  • 2,2516 rooms
  • 1,6847 rooms
  • 1,1528 rooms
  • 1,0169+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clarendon County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 201 room
  • 1082 rooms
  • 5183 rooms
  • 8684 rooms
  • 9335 rooms
  • 4736 rooms
  • 3037 rooms
  • 1438 rooms
  • 809+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clarendon County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Clarendon County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 44no bedroom
  • 1831 bedroom
  • 1,3042 bedrooms
  • 5,8033 bedrooms
  • 2,4754 bedrooms
  • 2805+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Clarendon County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 20no bedroom
  • 4101 bedroom
  • 1,0242 bedrooms
  • 1,5033 bedrooms
  • 4414 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Clarendon County, South Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Clarendon County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 389no vehicle
  • 2,9101 vehicle
  • 4,2042 vehicles
  • 1,8503 vehicles
  • 4374 vehicles
  • 2955+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Clarendon County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Clarendon County population
  • 831no vehicle
  • 1,4241 vehicle
  • 9462 vehicles
  • 1953 vehicles
  • 494 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.5% of Clarendon County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 72% lived in South Carolina.

Clarendon County:

88.5%
State average:

85.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 26,271
  • Other state: 7,870
  • Northeast: 3,053
  • Midwest: 1,190
  • South: 3,401
  • West: 243
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clarendon County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 85.4%Electricity
  • 10.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 85.4%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.4%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 374
Here:

11.3%
South Carolina:

9.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 161
Here:

8.6%
South Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 135
Here:

11.8%
South Carolina:

19.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Clarendon County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Police Protection: $748,000
    Corrections - Other: $31,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,592,000
    Police Protection: $1,295,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,285,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,213,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,048,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,013,000
    General Public Buildings: $710,000
    Financial Administration: $666,000
    Regular Highways: $602,000
    Fire Protection: $582,000
    Health Services - Other: $532,000
    Parks & Recreation: $280,000
    Air Transportation: $105,000
    Welfare - Other: $62,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
    Housing & Community Development: $20,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $158,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Higher Education: $205,000
    Welfare: $49,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $159,000
    Solid Waste Management: $129,000
    General - Other: $112,000
    Police Protection: $102,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
    Fire Protection: $17,000
    Central Staff: $14,000
    Judicial: $4,000
    Financial Administration: $3,000
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,644,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000

Clarendon County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $22,000
  • Charges - All Other: $1,020,000
    Solid Waste Management: $696,000
    Parks & Recreation: $47,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $343,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $69,000
    All Other: $60,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $306,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $215,000
    Property Sale Other: $18,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $38,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,475,000
    All Other: $232,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,205,000
    Total General Sales: $1,314,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $636,000
    NEC: $174,000
    Other Selective Sales: $48,000
    Public Utilities: $29,000

Clarendon County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $68,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,500,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,305,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $58,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $195,000
    Water Utilities: $10,000

Clarendon County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $7,661,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,873,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,775
  • Number of aged recipients: 264
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,511
  • Number of recipients under 18: 239
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 965
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 571
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 796
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 747
Clarendon County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Clarendon County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Clarendon County, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James29169.9 years
Mary22477.1 years
John20572.1 years
William18469.8 years
Robert14070.5 years
Willie12469.9 years
Annie10476.5 years
George9470.7 years
Thomas9269.5 years
Joseph8569.2 years
Most common last names in Clarendon County, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson17072.9 years
Green11273.8 years
Ragin9070.7 years
White7875.0 years
Coker7872.0 years
Davis7776.5 years
Brown7671.4 years
Richburg7276.3 years
Smith6775.2 years
Nelson6368.2 years
Businesses in Clarendon County, SC
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Nike2
Arby's1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1Popeyes1
Baymont Inn1Quality1
Burger King1RadioShack1
CVS1Ramada1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
Days Inn2Super 81
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul4
H&R Block1UPS3
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Hilton1Walmart1
KFC1