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Williamsburg County, South Carolina (SC)

County population in 2019: 32,121 (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: 34 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Williamsburg County: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.6%), Manufacturing (19.5%), Retail trade (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Williamsburg County, SC (2019)
    • 20,46264.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 10,01531.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7412.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2400.8%Two or more races
    • 2340.7%Asian alone
    • 1580.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 830.3%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.5 years
South Carolina median age:

39.9 years
Males: 15,245  (47.5%)
Females: 16,876  (52.5%)
Average household size:
Williamsburg County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $34,333 ($24,214 in 1999)
This county:

$34,333
South Carolina:

$56,227

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $436 (lower quartile is $232, upper quartile is $601)
This county:

$436
State:

$729


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $75,664 (it was $49,100 in 2000)
Williamsburg:

$75,664
South Carolina:

$179,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $43,923 - $131,301
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $958
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $344

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:

  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $69,800
  • 1998: 38 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 1999: 51 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 2000: 50 buildings, average cost: $14,300
  • 2001: 58 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2002: 55 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2003: 51 buildings, average cost: $21,400
  • 2004: 49 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2006: 59 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 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
  • 2015: 20 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2016: 13 buildings, average cost: $249,600
  • 2017: 35 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2018: 61 buildings, average cost: $141,100
  • 2019: 37 buildings, average cost: $170,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Williamsburg, SC residents
Average permit cost in Williamsburg, SC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $686 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $470 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Williamsburg, SC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Williamsburg, SC in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Williamsburg, SC in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.0%
Williamsburg County:

24.0%
South Carolina:

13.8%
(16.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.1% for Black residents, 4.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.4% for other race residents, 18.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.5 years old
(Males: 40.9 years old, Females: 45.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.6 years old, Black residents: 41.6 years old, American Indian residents: 36.9 years old, Asian residents: 35.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 33.3 years old, Other race residents: 29.3 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 November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
South Carolina:

4.1%

Unemployment by year in Williamsburg, SC
County total employment by year in Williamsburg, SC
County average yearly wages by year in Williamsburg, SC

Current college students: 1,289
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 651 (39.0% naturalized citizens)

Williamsburg County:

2.0%
Whole state:

5.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1392010 or later
  • 1752000 to 2009
  • 1571990 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: 8,524
  • One, attached: 84
  • Two: 192
  • 3 or 4: 392
  • 5 to 9: 243
  • 10 to 19: 77
  • 20 to 49: 76
  • 50 or more: 44
  • Mobile homes: 5,999
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 39

Housing units in Williamsburg County with a mortgage: 3,783 (79 second mortgage, 116 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,874

Here:

37.5% with mortgage
State:

58.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Williamsburg County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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 significantly above South Carolina state average. It is 48% 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 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 312.7 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 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 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 211.0 miles away from Williamsburg 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 the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • South Carolina Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4492, Natural disaster type: Other
  • South Carolina Hurricane Dorian, Incident Period: August 31, 2019 - September 6, 2019, FEMA Id: 4464, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Hurricane Florence, Incident Period: September 8, 2018 - October 8, 2018, FEMA Id: 4394, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • South Carolina Hurricane Irma, Incident Period: September 6, 2017 - September 13, 2017, FEMA Id: 4346, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 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
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Williamsburg County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 10, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Williamsburg

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,726 (87.9%)
  • Carpooled: 733 (7.4%)
  • Bus: 15 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 36 (0.4%)
  • Walked: 148 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 273 (2.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Jamaica (11%)
  • India (8%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Vietnam (6%)
  • Barbados (5%)
  • Other Northern America (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Williamsburg County


  • American (9%)
  • English (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • German (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • African (1%)
  • Irish (1%)

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 $36,253.

4.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,483 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.97%
South Carolina average:

7.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.80% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($21,194 average AGI)
1.16% relocated from other states ($6,291 average AGI)
Williamsburg County:

1.16%
South Carolina average:

4.20%

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% ($25,838 average AGI)
from Georgetown County, SC  1.11% ($32,466)
from Horry County, SC  0.30% ($20,813)
from Richland County, SC  0.25% ($23,963)
from Clarendon County, SC  0.19% ($16,250)


6.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,790 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
South Carolina average:

6.98%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.01% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($22,126 average AGI)
1.12% relocated to other states ($4,664 average AGI)
Williamsburg County:

1.12%
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  1.62% ($25,305 average AGI)
to Georgetown County, SC  0.96% ($28,000)
to Richland County, SC  0.45% ($26,813)
to Horry County, SC  0.40% ($19,070)
to Clarendon County, SC  0.38% ($30,024)
to Greenville County, SC  0.19% ($26,550)

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 2019: 12.5

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 2018: 12.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.9%
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 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (486)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (454)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (328)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (286)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (276)
  • Congestive heart failure (196)
  • Unspecified dementia (134)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (125)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (118)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (88)

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: 32,121
  • Male householders: 5,186 (1,949 living alone), Female householders: 7,861 (2,497 living alone)
  • 5,127 spouses (5,027 opposite-sex spouses), 341 unmarried partners, (330 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 8,301 children (7,577 natural, 459 adopted, 307 stepchildren), 2,247 grandchildren, 278 brothers or sisters, 223 parents, 165 foster children, 527 other relatives, 403 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,545

Size of family households: 3,569 2-persons, 2,181 3-persons, 1,260 4-persons, 844 5-persons, 258 6-persons, 119 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,447 1-person, 303 2-persons, 43 5-persons.

2,519 married couples with children.
2,076 single-parent households (311 men, 1,765 women).

96.5% of residents of Williamsburg speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (59% speak English very well, 24% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (72% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
0.4% 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:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.9
State:

4.6

Year house built in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • Year house built in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • 6902014 or later
  • 3162010 to 2013
  • 1,5212000 to 2009
  • 3,1241990 to 1999
  • 2,8951980 to 1989
  • 2,9721970 to 1979
  • 1,8451960 to 1969
  • 1,2461950 to 1959
  • 5941940 to 1949
  • 4661939 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
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • 521 room
  • 452 rooms
  • 2013 rooms
  • 8164 rooms
  • 2,1635 rooms
  • 2,1696 rooms
  • 1,8347 rooms
  • 1,1218 rooms
  • 1,1789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • 461 room
  • 842 rooms
  • 4863 rooms
  • 7244 rooms
  • 9465 rooms
  • 5196 rooms
  • 3207 rooms
  • 1488 rooms
  • 1219+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • 59no bedroom
  • 881 bedroom
  • 1,4692 bedrooms
  • 5,4363 bedrooms
  • 2,0794 bedrooms
  • 4735+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Williamsburg County, South Carolina
  • 56no bedroom
  • 4691 bedroom
  • 8722 bedrooms
  • 1,6493 bedrooms
  • 3224 bedrooms
  • 575+ 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
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 575no vehicle
  • 2,8301 vehicle
  • 3,4802 vehicles
  • 1,8053 vehicles
  • 7014 vehicles
  • 2085+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Williamsburg County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 946no vehicle
  • 1,4761 vehicle
  • 7282 vehicles
  • 1913 vehicles
  • 544 vehicles
  • 185+ vehicles

92.3% 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, 68% lived in South Carolina.

Williamsburg County:

92.3%
State average:

85.7%

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

  • This state: 25,983
  • Other state: 4,654
  • Northeast: 1,620
  • Midwest: 171
  • South: 2,653
  • West: 233
Year householders moved into unit in Williamsburg County, SC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Williamsburg County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 78.8%Electricity
  • 13.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Utility gas
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 89.3%Electricity
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 284
Here:

9.3%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 199
Here:

10.9%
South Carolina:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 161
Here:

15.8%
South Carolina:

20.0%

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 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,933,000
    Regular Highways: $913,000
    Sewerage: $507,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $1,406,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,077,000
    Police Protection: $2,985,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,924,000
    Health - Other: $2,880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,294,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,810,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,594,000
    Regular Highways: $1,459,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,288,000
    Financial Administration: $1,192,000
    Central Staff Services: $954,000
    General Public Buildings: $832,000
    Libraries: $706,000
    Parks and Recreation: $548,000
    Water Utilities: $495,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $494,000
    Sewerage: $394,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,103,000
    Water Utilities: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,574,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $29,110,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $28,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,273,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,611,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $662,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $375,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,493,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $535,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $650,000
    Transit Utilities: $221,000
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000
    Water Utilities: $144,000
    Local Fire Protection: $45,000
    Sewerage: $42,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,187,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,578,000
    Transit Utilities: $809,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,802,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,908,000
    Highways: $2,850,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,818,000
    Water Utilities: $1,419,000
    Transit Utilities: $979,000
  • Tax - Property: $15,900,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,094,000
    Other License: $612,000
    Other Selective Sales: $36,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,347,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $482,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,933,000
    Regular Highways: $913,000
    Sewerage: $507,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $1,406,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,077,000
    Police Protection: $2,985,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,924,000
    Health - Other: $2,880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,294,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,810,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,594,000
    Regular Highways: $1,459,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,288,000
    Financial Administration: $1,192,000
    Central Staff Services: $954,000
    General Public Buildings: $832,000
    Libraries: $706,000
    Parks and Recreation: $548,000
    Water Utilities: $495,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $494,000
    Sewerage: $394,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,103,000
    Water Utilities: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,574,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $29,110,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $28,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,273,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,611,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $662,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $375,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,493,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $535,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $650,000
    Transit Utilities: $221,000
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000
    Water Utilities: $144,000
    Local Fire Protection: $45,000
    Sewerage: $42,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,187,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,578,000
    Transit Utilities: $809,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,802,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,908,000
    Highways: $2,850,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,818,000
    Water Utilities: $1,419,000
    Transit Utilities: $979,000
  • Tax - Property: $15,900,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,094,000
    Other License: $612,000
    Other Selective Sales: $36,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,347,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $482,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,933,000
    Regular Highways: $913,000
    Sewerage: $507,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $1,406,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,077,000
    Police Protection: $2,985,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,924,000
    Health - Other: $2,880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,294,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,810,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,594,000
    Regular Highways: $1,459,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,288,000
    Financial Administration: $1,192,000
    Central Staff Services: $954,000
    General Public Buildings: $832,000
    Libraries: $706,000
    Parks and Recreation: $548,000
    Water Utilities: $495,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $494,000
    Sewerage: $394,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,103,000
    Water Utilities: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,574,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $29,110,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $28,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,273,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,611,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $662,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $375,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,493,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $535,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $650,000
    Transit Utilities: $221,000
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000
    Water Utilities: $144,000
    Local Fire Protection: $45,000
    Sewerage: $42,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,187,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,578,000
    Transit Utilities: $809,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,802,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,908,000
    Highways: $2,850,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,818,000
    Water Utilities: $1,419,000
    Transit Utilities: $979,000
  • Tax - Property: $15,900,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,094,000
    Other License: $612,000
    Other Selective Sales: $36,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,347,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $482,000

Williamsburg County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $3,933,000
    Regular Highways: $913,000
    Sewerage: $507,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $1,406,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,077,000
    Police Protection: $2,985,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,924,000
    Health - Other: $2,880,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,294,000
    Transit Utilities: $1,810,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,594,000
    Regular Highways: $1,459,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,288,000
    Financial Administration: $1,192,000
    Central Staff Services: $954,000
    General Public Buildings: $832,000
    Libraries: $706,000
    Parks and Recreation: $548,000
    Water Utilities: $495,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $494,000
    Sewerage: $394,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $208,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,103,000
    Water Utilities: $24,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,574,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $29,110,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $28,735,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,273,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,611,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $662,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $375,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,493,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $535,000
    Interest Earnings: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $650,000
    Transit Utilities: $221,000
    Solid Waste Management: $147,000
    Water Utilities: $144,000
    Local Fire Protection: $45,000
    Sewerage: $42,000
    Police Protection: $10,000
    Health - Other: $7,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,187,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,578,000
    Transit Utilities: $809,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $32,802,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,908,000
    Highways: $2,850,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,818,000
    Water Utilities: $1,419,000
    Transit Utilities: $979,000
  • Tax - Property: $15,900,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,094,000
    Other License: $612,000
    Other Selective Sales: $36,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,347,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $482,000

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
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