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Williamsburg County, South Carolina (SC)

County population in 2016: 33,674 (18% urban, 82% rural); it was 37,217 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,483
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,298
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,061
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,226 (it was 2,653 in 2000)
% of renters here:

19%
State:

31%

Land area: 934 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.0 sq. mi.

Population density: 36 people per square mile   (low).

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

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Industries providing employment: Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (35.8%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (19.4%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (19.1%), Educational, health and social services (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 30%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 69%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Williamsburg County, South Carolina:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (64.7%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (31.4%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
South Carolina median age:  39.1 years
Males: 16,332  (48.5%)
Females: 17,342  (51.5%)
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Williamsburg County,SC real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Williamsburg County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,075 ($24,214 in 1999)

This county:

$30,075
South Carolina:

$49,501

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $428 (lower quartile is $247, upper quartile is $577)
This county:

$428
State:

$653


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,985 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Williamsburg:

$72,985
South Carolina:

$153,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $36,503 - $133,082
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $890
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $356

Institutionalized population: 1,411

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

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 13
  • Robberies: 23
  • Assaults: 108
  • Burglaries: 364
  • Thefts: 500
  • Auto thefts: 139

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

  • Murders: 4
  • Rapes: 15
  • Robberies: 15
  • Assaults: 148
  • Burglaries: 308
  • Thefts: 405
  • Auto thefts: 95
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $112,500
  • 2008: 49 buildings, average cost: $115,300
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $104,600
  • 2010: 30 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2011: 24 buildings, average cost: $23,600
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $133,200
  • 2013: 18 buildings, average cost: $203,600
  • 2014: 17 buildings, average cost: $128,100
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: $610 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $418 (0.7%)

Williamsburg County household income distribution in 2013 Williamsburg County home values distribution in 2013 Williamsburg County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 26.0%
Williamsburg County:

26.0%
South Carolina:

15.3%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.7% for Black residents, 43.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.0% for American Indian residents, 42.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.8 years old
(Males: 39.2 years old, Females: 44.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.1 years old, Black residents: 39.9 years old, American Indian residents: 44.9 years old, Asian residents: 31.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.2 years old, Other race residents: 24.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Williamsburg 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: Nesmith, Kingstree, Andrews, Cades, Trio, Indian, Lane, Hemingway, Greeleyville, Stuckey.

Williamsburg 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: Calhoun County, Mississippi , Clay County, Alabama , Little River County, Arkansas , Nevada County, Arkansas , Heard County, Georgia , Hunt County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.1%
South Carolina:

5.8%

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

Current college students: 1,289
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 561 (42.0% naturalized citizens)

Williamsburg County:

1.7%
Whole state:

4.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 1912010 or later
  • 562000 to 2009
  • 1561990 to 1999
  • 421980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 33Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.1%

Williamsburg County marital status for males Williamsburg County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,378
  • One, attached: 74
  • Two: 250
  • 3 or 4: 338
  • 5 to 9: 154
  • 10 to 19: 70
  • 20 to 49: 116
  • 50 or more: 56
  • Mobile homes: 6,023
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 20

Housing units in Williamsburg County with a mortgage: 3,935 (120 second mortgage, 161 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,377

Here:

37.5% with mortgage
State:

58.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Williamsburg County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,63243
Evangelical Protestant6,20147
Black Protestant6,06730
Other1,5502
Catholic851
None12,888-
Williamsburg 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
Williamsburg County:

2.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Williamsburg County:

5.94 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

3.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Williamsburg County:

13.2%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Williamsburg County:

39.5%
State:

29.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Williamsburg County:

Average size of farms: 302 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $40,594
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $361.61
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 9.94%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 19.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,757
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 30.04%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.18%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $61,329
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.04%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 2.36
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.12%
Corn for grain: 12235 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4145 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 20949 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 17674 harvested acres
Vegetables: 917 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 23 acres

Earthquake activity:

Williamsburg County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 88% 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 55.8 miles away from Williamsburg 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 45.8 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 158.9 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 85.7 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 51.1 miles away from Williamsburg 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 79.3 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 Tropical Storm Gaston, Incident Period: August 28, 2004 to August 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1547: September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: 1547, 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
  • 5 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Williamsburg County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Ice 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 (26%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (40%)
  • Philippines (20%)
  • Barbados (5%)
  • Africa, n.e.c. (5%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Vietnam (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Williamsburg County


  • American (8%)
  • English (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Williamsburg County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,638 (85.1%)
  • Carpooled: 920 (9.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 87 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 105 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 397 (3.9%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 172 people in nursing homes
  • 75 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 15 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere

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

  • 1,162 people in federal prisons
  • 177 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 72 people in federal detention centers
  • 37 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 19 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 6 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 3 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 $32,210.

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,079 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
South Carolina average:

6.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.28% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($15,620 average AGI)
1.43% relocated from other states ($7,459 average AGI)
Williamsburg County:

1.43%
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 Florence County, SC  1.23% ($22,140 average AGI)
from Georgetown County, SC  0.41% ($25,089)
from Richland County, SC  0.30% ($20,303)
from Horry County, SC  0.28% ($17,387)
from Berkeley County, SC  0.18% ($33,250)
from Clarendon County, SC  0.13% ($22,357)
from Orangeburg County, SC  0.11% ($25,167)


5.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,470 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
South Carolina average:

6.53%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.72% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($17,338 average AGI)
1.60% relocated to other states ($8,131 average AGI)
Williamsburg County:

1.60%
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 Florence County, SC  1.16% ($24,938 average AGI)
to Richland County, SC  0.48% ($22,264)
to Georgetown County, SC  0.39% ($27,091)
to Horry County, SC  0.35% ($21,154)
to Clarendon County, SC  0.19% ($28,571)
to Sumter County, SC  0.16% ($20,778)
to Berkeley County, SC  0.15% ($30,647)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

Births per 1000 population in Williamsburg County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Williamsburg County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 15.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 15.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Williamsburg County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 19.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Williamsburg County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 6,289 (4,420 aged, 1,869 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 631 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (395)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (384)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (284)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (259)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (218)
  • Congestive heart failure (209)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (153)
  • Unspecified dementia (132)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (126)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (124)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.83
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,241
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 96
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,726

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,582
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,144
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 11
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 20

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 119.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 91.8
  • Other - 27.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,674
  • In family households: 27,065 (3,187 male householders, 4,881 female householders)
    4,921 spouses, 9,963 children (9,281 natural, 264 adopted, 412 stepchildren), 1,856 grandchildren, 707 brothers or sisters, 585 parents, 673 other relatives, 372 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,658 (1,782 male householders (1,650 living alone)), 2,477 female householders (2,339 living alone)), 404 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,899

Size of family households: 3,790 2-persons, 1,969 3-persons, 1,324 4-persons, 670 5-persons, 244 6-persons, 26 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,989 1-person, 237 2-persons, 21 3-persons, 17 4-persons.

2,702 married couples with children.
2,777 single-parent households (342 men, 2,435 women).

97.2% of residents of Williamsburg speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (85% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $256,028,000 ($7,238 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,536,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $85,642,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $49,794,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,019,000
Federal grants: $91,102,000
Federal procurement contracts: $10,145,000 ($93,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,326,000 ($6,051,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,811,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $39,818,000
Federal Government insurance: $24,272,000

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

Births: 2,664
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,118
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +41
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -2,337
Here -66 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Williamsburg County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.64 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.6

Year house built in Williamsburg County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 2712014 or later
  • 3332010 to 2013
  • 1,6142000 to 2009
  • 3,3411990 to 1999
  • 2,4601980 to 1989
  • 3,0881970 to 1979
  • 1,8171960 to 1969
  • 1,2121950 to 1959
  • 7261940 to 1949
  • 5441939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 471 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 1583 rooms
  • 7154 rooms
  • 2,0875 rooms
  • 2,5386 rooms
  • 1,6747 rooms
  • 8518 rooms
  • 1,0959+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 981 room
  • 492 rooms
  • 3283 rooms
  • 8574 rooms
  • 7375 rooms
  • 4246 rooms
  • 2807 rooms
  • 1228 rooms
  • 1679+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 54no bedroom
  • 1011 bedroom
  • 1,2402 bedrooms
  • 5,4473 bedrooms
  • 1,8224 bedrooms
  • 5765+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 102no bedroom
  • 4091 bedroom
  • 8982 bedrooms
  • 1,1763 bedrooms
  • 3944 bedrooms
  • 965+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County, South Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 555no vehicle
  • 2,9271 vehicle
  • 3,3422 vehicles
  • 1,6163 vehicles
  • 5994 vehicles
  • 1465+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Williamsburg County population
  • 854no vehicle
  • 1,3761 vehicle
  • 6332 vehicles
  • 1253 vehicles
  • 194 vehicles
  • 215+ vehicles

91.2% of Williamsburg County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in South Carolina.

Williamsburg County:

91.2%
State average:

85.2%

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

  • This state: 27,819
  • Other state: 4,751
  • Northeast: 1,663
  • Midwest: 294
  • South: 2,618
  • West: 149
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Williamsburg County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 80.1%Electricity
  • 11.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.9%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 87.6%Electricity
  • 6.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 460
Here:

12.9%
South Carolina:

9.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 288
Here:

16.4%
South Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 222
Here:

14.9%
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

Williamsburg County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - General: $1,924,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,745,000
    Health Services - Other: $1,887,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,864,000
    Housing & Community Development: $1,607,000
    Police Protection: $1,039,000
    Regular Highways: $926,000
    Financial Administration: $812,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $798,000
    Solid Waste Management: $719,000
    Fire Protection: $564,000
    General Public Buildings: $432,000
    Libraries: $296,000
    Parks & Recreation: $252,000
    Central Staff Services: $247,000
    Welfare - Other: $165,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $401,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Transit Utilities: $5,037,000
    Libraries: $111,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,604,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $809,000
    All Other: $573,000
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $1,600,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $231,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $552,000
    Interest Earnings: $340,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $1,780,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $5,270,000
    General Support: $2,796,000
    All Other: $727,000
    Highways: $188,000
    Health & Hospitals: $126,000
    Public Welfare: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,881,000
    Total General Sales: $1,114,000
    NEC: $634,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,374,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,889,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $486,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $828,000
    Beginning: $570,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $29,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,256,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,794,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,203
  • Number of aged recipients: 337
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,866
  • Number of recipients under 18: 323
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,213
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 667
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 930
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 905
Williamsburg County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Williamsburg County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Williamsburg County, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James37168.2 years
Mary30576.2 years
John28670.3 years
William28070.9 years
Willie17968.6 years
Robert16468.4 years
George14570.0 years
Annie13176.9 years
Henry11271.5 years
Thomas11168.0 years
Most common last names in Williamsburg County, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown27672.3 years
Cooper19071.3 years
Tisdale18573.5 years
Scott16672.3 years
Wilson16469.5 years
Williams15871.1 years
Fulton14071.9 years
Davis13073.9 years
Mcclary11171.5 years
Johnson10568.4 years
Businesses in Williamsburg County, SC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts3Lane Furniture2
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets3
Burger King1McDonald's2
CVS3Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet2RadioShack1
FedEx2SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Subway3
H&R Block2True Value2
Hardee's1U-Haul4
KFC2UPS2