Pickens County, South Carolina (SC)

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County population in 2012: 119,670 (64% urban, 36% rural); it was 110,757 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 19,641
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 11,520
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 30,325
Renter-occupied apartments: 14,067 (it was 10,981 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

31%

Land area: 497 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 241 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Pickens County: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (22.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.2%), Construction (15.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Pickens County, South Carolina:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (87.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (6.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.1%)
  • Asian alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
Median resident age:  34.0 years
South Carolina median age:  37.0 years
Males: 59,553  (46.4%)
Females: 59,671  (53.6%)
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Pickens County,SC real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Pickens County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,800 ($36,214 in 1999)

This county:

$41800
South Carolina:

$44163

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $562 (lower quartile is $442, upper quartile is $732)
This county:

$562
State:

$594


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,500 (it was $84,800 in 2000)
Pickens:

$124,500
South Carolina:

$139,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $74,900 - $195,700

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $176,063
Here:

$176,063
State:

$209,548

Townhouses or other attached units: $147,113
Here:

$147,113
State:

$171,462

In 2-unit structures: $50,661
Here:

$50,661
State:

$287,508

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,060
Here:

$106,060
State:

$221,248

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $119,603
Here:

$119,603
State:

$190,918

Mobile homes: $65,033
Here:

$65,033
State:

$71,666
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,029
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $279

Institutionalized population: 704

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


Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 611 buildings, average cost: $151,400
  • 2001: 619 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2002: 741 buildings, average cost: $135,300
  • 2003: 660 buildings, average cost: $158,700
  • 2004: 582 buildings, average cost: $188,500
  • 2005: 587 buildings, average cost: $198,700
  • 2006: 535 buildings, average cost: $247,200
  • 2007: 544 buildings, average cost: $259,500
  • 2008: 404 buildings, average cost: $235,200
  • 2009: 295 buildings, average cost: $216,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $714 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $476 (0.5%)

Pickens County household income distribution in 2009 Pickens County home values distribution Pickens County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Black residents, 32.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.1% for American Indian residents, 34.6% for other race residents, 27.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.0%
Pickens County:

19.0%
South Carolina:

18.6%
(18.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.7% for Black residents, 30.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.5% for American Indian residents, 31.7% for other race residents, 28.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 35 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 39 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 38 years old, Black residents: 33 years old, American Indian residents: 34 years old, Asian residents: 26 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29 years old, Other race residents: 32 years old)

Area name: Greenville, SC HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Pickens County is $539 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $599 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $791 a month.

Cities in this county include: Easley, Clemson, Central, Pickens, Liberty, Forest, Arial, Norris, Six Mile.

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

2005 air pollution in Pickens County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.090 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (8-hour): 0.081 ppm (standard limit: 0.08 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Anderson County , Oconee County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.4%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 15,364
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,168 (27% naturalized citizens)

Pickens County:

2.9%
Whole state:

2.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,459
  • 1990 to 1994: 488
  • 1985 to 1989: 323
  • 1980 to 1984: 191
  • 1975 to 1979: 196
  • 1970 to 1974: 161
  • 1970 to 1974: 56
  • 1965 to 1969: 294

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 55.5%

Pickens County marital status for males Pickens County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Pickens County with a mortgage: 13,286 (1,626 second mortgage, 1,797 home equity loan, 21 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,359

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

66.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Pickens County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant46,242147
Mainline Protestant9,64032
Catholic2,8683
Other9637
Black Protestant4755
None59,036-
Pickens 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: 17
Pickens County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
This county:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Pickens County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 85
This county:

7.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Pickens County:

9.3%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Pickens County:

27.3%
State:

29.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.8%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Pickens County:

Average size of farms: 75 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $10,731
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $558.87
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 50.98%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 21.79%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $11,705
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 20.08%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 8.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $25,022
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.95%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.54
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.29%
Corn for grain: 128 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 102 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 72 harvested acres
Vegetables: 118 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 33 acres

Earthquake activity:

Pickens County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 82% 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 67.3 miles away from Pickens County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 97.8 miles away from the county 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 168.1 miles away from the county 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 243.5 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 198.4 miles away from Pickens County center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 166.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (26%)
  • India (11%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (9%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Romania (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Pickens County (%):

  • United States or American (28%)
  • English (12%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (10%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Italian (2%)

Pickens County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 42,079 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 6,692 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 123 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 13 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 15 (0%)
  • Taxi: 23 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 64 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 113 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,620 (3%)
  • Other means: 290 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,098 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 6,360 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 465 people in nursing homes
  • 443 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 89 people in state prisons
  • 20 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 15 people in other group homes

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

  • 6,216 people in college/university student housing
  • 427 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 207 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 70 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 62 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 47 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,247.

6.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,192 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
South Carolina average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.28% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($19,985 average AGI)
2.46% relocated from other states ($15,208 average AGI)
Pickens County:

2.46%
South Carolina average:

3.58%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greenville County, SC  1.79% ($31,396 average AGI)
from Anderson County, SC  1.03% ($34,084)
from Oconee County, SC  0.53% ($36,337)
from Spartanburg County, SC  0.17% ($20,908)
from Charleston County, SC  0.10% ($34,000)
from Richland County, SC  0.08% ($26,710)
from York County, SC  0.07% ($28,500)


7.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.14%
South Carolina average:

6.53%


0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($83 average AGI)
Pickens County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

4.56% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($20,301 average AGI)
2.53% relocated to other states ($12,472 average AGI)
Pickens County:

2.53%
South Carolina average:

3.18%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenville County, SC  1.85% ($32,441 average AGI)
to Anderson County, SC  1.16% ($31,168)
to Oconee County, SC  0.47% ($34,286)
to Spartanburg County, SC  0.20% ($31,316)
to Charleston County, SC  0.16% ($25,934)
to Richland County, SC  0.16% ($24,650)
to Mecklenburg County, NC  0.08% ($42,688)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.6
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Pickens County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 8.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Pickens County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.0

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Pickens County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 17,023 (13,473 aged, 3,550 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.78
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5763.950
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 107.580
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42134.7

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1171.030
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 791.550
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6.16

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27.08
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 79.24

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 10.57

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 49.5. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 31.7
  • Other - 17.8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 133.3. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 96.5
  • Other - 36.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 112,171

Size of family households: 13,631 2-persons, 6,913 3-persons, 5,490 4-persons, 2,312 5-persons, 787 6-persons, 407 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 11,388 1-person, 2,531 2-persons, 854 3-persons, 830 4-persons, 60 5-persons, 19 6-persons, 6 7-or-more-persons.

17,685 married couples with children.
4,813 single-parent households (1,277 men, 3,536 women).

95.2% of residents of Pickens County speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 12% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (80% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $514,486,000 ($4574 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $51,486,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $267,252,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $95,753,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $239,000
Federal grants: $107,270,000
Federal procurement contracts: $24,801,000 ($20,726,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $19,170,000 ($5,357,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $466,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $26,425,000
Federal Government insurance: $15,325,000

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

Births: 6,709
Here:

59 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,691
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,265
Here:

+11 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -341
Here -3 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Pickens County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 28.65 millions of gallons per day (0% from ground, 100% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.9

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 711
  • 2000 to 2004: 8,568
  • 1990 to 1999: 10,936
  • 1980 to 1989: 9,428
  • 1970 to 1979: 8,174
  • 1960 to 1969: 5,280
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,209
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,438
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,468
Rooms in houses/apartments in Pickens County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 118
  • 3 rooms: 675
  • 4 rooms: 3,806
  • 5 rooms: 8,580
  • 6 rooms: 7,719
  • 7 rooms: 4,669
  • 8 rooms: 2,591
  • 9+ rooms: 2,158
  • 1 room: 145
  • 2 rooms: 775
  • 3 rooms: 1,443
  • 4 rooms: 4,149
  • 5 rooms: 2,596
  • 6 rooms: 1,184
  • 7 rooms: 433
  • 8 rooms: 154
  • 9+ rooms: 102
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Pickens County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 592
  • 2 bedrooms: 7,384
  • 3 bedrooms: 17,896
  • 4 bedrooms: 3,590
  • 5+ bedrooms: 840
  • no bedroom: 200
  • 1 bedroom: 1,830
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,687
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,663
  • 4 bedrooms: 546
  • 5+ bedrooms: 55
Cars and other vehicles available in Pickens County, South Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,234
  • 1 vehicle: 7,388
  • 2 vehicles: 13,769
  • 3 vehicles: 5,809
  • 4 vehicles: 1,576
  • 5+ vehicles: 549
  • no vehicle: 1,219
  • 1 vehicle: 5,142
  • 2 vehicles: 3,209
  • 3 vehicles: 895
  • 4 vehicles: 428
  • 5+ vehicles: 88

53% of Pickens County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in South Carolina.

Pickens County:

53.5%
State average:

56.8%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $84,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Pickens County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (42.5%)
  • Utility gas (36.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8.4%)
  • Wood (3.1%)
  • Electricity (62.4%)
  • Utility gas (21.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.0%)
  • Wood (1.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 961
Here:

8.6%
South Carolina:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 291
Here:

5.9%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 844
Here:

6.2%
South Carolina:

20.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Pickens County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $12,261,000
    Regular Highways: $4,800,000
    General - Other: $4,050,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,649,000
    Local Fire Protection: $2,803,000
    Libraries: $2,586,000
    Financial Administration: $2,116,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,773,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,579,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,488,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,011,000
    Parks and Recreation: $842,000
    Health - Other: $463,000
    Air Transportation: $396,000
    Housing and Community Development: $381,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $125,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $88,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $150,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Health - Other: $229,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Other Higher Education: $993,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $745,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,221,000

Pickens County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $6,947,000
    Regular Highways: $1,897,000
    Air Transportation: $254,000
    Parks and Recreation: $214,000
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $938,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $693,000
    Interest Earnings: $690,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $115,000
    Rents: $13,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $5,000,000
    All Other: $2,156,000
  • Tax - Property: $26,108,000
    Other License: $639,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $377,000

Pickens County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,633,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,506,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,127,000

Pickens County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,724,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Pickens County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Pickens County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 26 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED356$121,851418$171,5891,716$165,02259$58,6443$926,333252$235,13157$69,842
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED19$94,89536$218,250127$152,54315$65,9333$3,813,33320$337,65016$39,313
APPLICATIONS DENIED88$112,534110$133,536649$167,82347$35,6810$062$180,58168$48,250
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN39$113,38554$168,111465$146,68024$71,2501$9,281,00038$151,13220$78,550
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS29$107,27619$195,947116$164,3284$81,5000$010$182,0004$64,500
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 24 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED99$173,46593$188,6340$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED23$155,56525$182,0801$272,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED21$207,33313$149,0001$200,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$131,0008$173,3750$01$61,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$182,7502$136,0001$111,0000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Pickens County, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James89371.7 years
William67173.1 years
John59074.1 years
Mary52878.4 years
Robert35971.8 years
Charles29968.8 years
George22674.7 years
Thomas21472.9 years
Ruth20578.7 years
Annie16681.5 years
Most common last names in Pickens County, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith39974.1 years
Williams22075.0 years
Brown17373.7 years
Gilstrap16975.8 years
Jones15976.9 years
Davis15174.6 years
Porter14977.9 years
Stewart14073.7 years
Durham13472.9 years
Robinson13372.4 years
Businesses in Pickens County, SC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1La-Z-Boy1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Lane Furniture2
Ace Hardware3Little Caesars Pizza3
Advance Auto Parts3Long John Silver's3
Applebee's1Lowe's2
Arby's3MasterBrand Cabinets4
AutoZone2McDonald's3
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Blockbuster2Nike1
Burger King2Nissan1
CVS4Papa John's Pizza1
Chick-Fil-A2Penske1
Comfort Inn2Pizza Hut2
Curves3Publix Super Markets1
Days Inn2RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid2
Dunkin Donuts3Ruby Tuesday2
FedEx8SAS Shoes3
Ford1SONIC Drive-In2
GNC1Sleep Inn1
GameStop2Sprint Nextel2
Goodwill1Subway9
H&R Block3T-Mobile2
Hardee's1Taco Bell2
Hilton1Toyota1
Hobby Lobby1U-Haul9
Holiday Inn1UPS10
Home Depot1Vans1
Honda1Verizon Wireless1
IHOP1Waffle House3
JCPenney1Walgreens3
Jack In The Box1Walmart1
Jones New York1Wendy's2
KFC2YMCA1
Kmart1

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