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Allendale County, South Carolina (SC)

County population in 2019: 9,253 (32% urban, 68% rural); it was 11,211 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,032
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,363
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,839
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,311 (it was 1,076 in 2000)
% of renters here:

27%
State:

31%

Land area: 408 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 23 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Allendale County: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (100.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 80%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Allendale County, SC (2019)
    • 6,74660.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,03918.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3152.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 450.4%Two or more races
    • 260.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 150.1%Asian alone
    • 70.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

42.4 years
South Carolina median age:

39.9 years
Males: 4,925  (53.2%)
Females: 4,328  (46.8%)
Average household size:
Allendale County:

2.0 people
South Carolina:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $28,732 ($20,898 in 1999)
This county:

$28,732
South Carolina:

$56,227

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $359 (lower quartile is $176, upper quartile is $455)
This county:

$359
State:

$729


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $54,505 (it was $44,300 in 2000)
Allendale:

$54,505
South Carolina:

$179,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $36,040 - $88,006
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $860
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $336

Institutionalized population: 1,299

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 20
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 5
Allendale County, SC map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $57,000
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $42,300
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $10,100
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $173,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,332,500
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,332,500
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $175,600
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $228,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Allendale, SC residents
Average permit cost in Allendale, SC
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $463 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $401 (0.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Allendale, SC in 2019
Distribution of house value in Allendale, SC in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Allendale, SC in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 22.8%
Allendale County:

22.8%
South Carolina:

13.8%
(2.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.0% for Black residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.4 years old
(Males: 38.7 years old, Females: 47.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 53.7 years old, Black residents: 39.1 years old, American Indian residents: 92.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 41.0 years old, Other race residents: 20.5 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Allendale County is $433 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $481 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $597 a month.

Cities in this county include: Allendale, Fairfax, Millett, Sycamore, Ulmer.

Allendale 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: Ellis County, Texas , Richmond County, Georgia , Upson County, Georgia , Warren County, Georgia , Palo Pinto County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
South Carolina:

4.1%

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

Current college students: 439
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 175 (2.0% naturalized citizens)

Allendale County:

1.9%
Whole state:

5.6%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 412010 or later
  • 292000 to 2009
  • 531990 to 1999
  • 421980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 16Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.1%

Allendale County marital status for males Allendale County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,910
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 84
  • 3 or 4: 83
  • 5 to 9: 20
  • 10 to 19: 18
  • 20 to 49: 116
  • 50 or more: 35
  • Mobile homes: 1,303

Housing units in Allendale County with a mortgage: 715 (3 second mortgage, 22 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,682

Here:

99.9% with mortgage
State:

58.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Allendale County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,8689
Black Protestant1,2647
Mainline Protestant1,11213
Catholic1151
Other20-
None6,040-
Allendale 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: 3
Allendale County:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

3.83 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Allendale County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1
This county:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Allendale County:

13.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Adult obesity rate:
Allendale County:

34.5%
State:

29.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

13.4%

Agriculture in Allendale County:

Average size of farms: 690 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $66,534
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $225.16
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 19.78%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $100,399
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 34.33%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $82,469
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.10%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.13
Corn for grain: 10244 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 9191 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 2593 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 13031 harvested acres
Vegetables: 743 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Allendale County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above South Carolina state average. It is 33% 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 90.5 miles away from Allendale County center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 68.8 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 70.2 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 241.2 miles away from the county center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 389.9 miles away from Allendale County center
On 2/15/2014 at 03:23:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 72.1 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 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
  • 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
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Allendale County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Winter Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Allendale

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,298 (87.3%)
  • Carpooled: 166 (6.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 32 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 69 (2.6%)
  • Worked at home: 50 (1.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)

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


  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (31%)
  • Trinidad and Tobago (21%)
  • Cuba (15%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Guatemala (10%)
  • Panama (4%)
  • St. Vincent and the Grenadines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Allendale County


  • American (11%)
  • German (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • English (1%)
  • Irish (0%)
  • European (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 1,070 people in state prisons
  • 59 people in nursing homes
  • 19 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 16 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 16 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 1,236 people in state prisons
  • 35 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 22 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 17 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $34,942.

4.40% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($22,513 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.40%
South Carolina average:

7.95%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.54% relocated from other counties in South Carolina ($18,292 average AGI)
0.86% relocated from other states ($4,212 average AGI)
Allendale County:

0.86%
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 Hampton County, SC  0.89% ($25,174 average AGI)
from Barnwell County, SC  0.86% ($28,591)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($18,047 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
South Carolina average:

6.98%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.55% relocated to other counties in South Carolina ($12,093 average AGI)
0.99% relocated to other states ($5,953 average AGI)
Allendale County:

0.99%
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 Barnwell County, SC  1.29% ($25,500 average AGI)
to Hampton County, SC  1.07% ($25,321)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.9

Births per 1000 population in Allendale County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.5

Deaths per 1000 population in Allendale County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 15.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Allendale County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 10.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Allendale County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Allendale County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allendale County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allendale County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Allendale County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Allendale County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,647 (1,246 aged, 401 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 192 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Allendale County, South Carolina in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (89)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (23)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (13)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)
  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (10)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 21%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 9.04
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,090
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 624
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 77,696

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,557
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 971
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 37

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

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,253
  • Male householders: 1,570 (643 living alone), Female householders: 1,889 (633 living alone)
  • 1,197 spouses (1,197 opposite-sex spouses), 89 unmarried partners, (89 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,233 children (2,132 natural, 37 adopted, 58 stepchildren), 693 grandchildren, 40 brothers or sisters, 86 parents, 0 foster children, 175 other relatives, 167 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,104

Size of family households: 1,148 2-persons, 361 3-persons, 266 4-persons, 118 5-persons, 94 6-persons, 62 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,275 1-person, 126 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

422 married couples with children.
678 single-parent households (30 men, 648 women).

95.9% of residents of Allendale speak English at home.
3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $87,955,000 ($7,952 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,908,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,885,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $17,565,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,205,000
Federal grants: $38,954,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,256,000 ($1,914,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,091,000 ($834,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,039,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $205,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,318,000

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

Births: 936
Here:

86 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 633
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

46 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +43
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -628
Here -58 per 1000 residents
State +27 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Allendale County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.20 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 Allendale County, South Carolina
  • Year house built in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • 702014 or later
  • 1272010 to 2013
  • 2702000 to 2009
  • 8181990 to 1999
  • 8991980 to 1989
  • 1,1601970 to 1979
  • 3781960 to 1969
  • 2891950 to 1959
  • 2111940 to 1949
  • 2731939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 53 rooms
  • 1424 rooms
  • 5325 rooms
  • 7886 rooms
  • 4007 rooms
  • 3228 rooms
  • 1859+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • 501 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 1043 rooms
  • 2274 rooms
  • 3925 rooms
  • 2456 rooms
  • 337 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 39+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • 0no bedroom
  • 71 bedroom
  • 2752 bedrooms
  • 1,5063 bedrooms
  • 5004 bedrooms
  • 965+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Allendale County, South Carolina
  • 59no bedroom
  • 1491 bedroom
  • 3312 bedrooms
  • 4623 bedrooms
  • 584 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Allendale County, South Carolina in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Allendale County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Allendale County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 221no vehicle
  • 7591 vehicle
  • 7822 vehicles
  • 4373 vehicles
  • 1374 vehicles
  • 345+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Allendale County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Allendale County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 388no vehicle
  • 4481 vehicle
  • 1432 vehicles
  • 723 vehicles
  • 104 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

90.1% of Allendale County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 86% lived in South Carolina.

Allendale County:

90.1%
State average:

85.7%

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

  • This state: 7,173
  • Other state: 1,686
  • Northeast: 512
  • Midwest: 87
  • South: 1,047
  • West: 48
Year householders moved into unit in Allendale County, SC
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Allendale County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 71.1%Electricity
  • 20.4%Utility gas
  • 6.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 71.8%Electricity
  • 20.2%Utility gas
  • 4.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.9%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 30
Here:

3.7%
South Carolina:

10.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 19
Here:

3.3%
South Carolina:

8.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 56
Here:

25.0%
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

Allendale County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,899,000
  • Charges - Air Transportation: $169,000
    Other: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,957,000
    Police Protection: $979,000
    Correctional Institutions: $708,000
    Financial Administration: $665,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $568,000
    Regular Highways: $484,000
    Health - Other: $395,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Air Transportation: $212,000
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000
    Libraries: $100,000
    General Public Buildings: $89,000
    Central Staff Services: $40,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $107,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $995,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $64,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,610,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $212,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $138,000
    Housing and Community Development: $86,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,491,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $420,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,145,000

Allendale County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,899,000
  • Charges - Air Transportation: $169,000
    Other: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,957,000
    Police Protection: $979,000
    Correctional Institutions: $708,000
    Financial Administration: $665,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $568,000
    Regular Highways: $484,000
    Health - Other: $395,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Air Transportation: $212,000
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000
    Libraries: $100,000
    General Public Buildings: $89,000
    Central Staff Services: $40,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $107,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $995,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $64,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,610,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $212,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $138,000
    Housing and Community Development: $86,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,491,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $420,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,145,000

Allendale County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,899,000
  • Charges - Air Transportation: $169,000
    Other: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,957,000
    Police Protection: $979,000
    Correctional Institutions: $708,000
    Financial Administration: $665,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $568,000
    Regular Highways: $484,000
    Health - Other: $395,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Air Transportation: $212,000
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000
    Libraries: $100,000
    General Public Buildings: $89,000
    Central Staff Services: $40,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $107,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $995,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $64,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,610,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $212,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $138,000
    Housing and Community Development: $86,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,491,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $420,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,145,000

Allendale County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $14,899,000
  • Charges - Air Transportation: $169,000
    Other: $49,000
    Solid Waste Management: $12,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,957,000
    Police Protection: $979,000
    Correctional Institutions: $708,000
    Financial Administration: $665,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $568,000
    Regular Highways: $484,000
    Health - Other: $395,000
    Solid Waste Management: $327,000
    Air Transportation: $212,000
    Local Fire Protection: $120,000
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000
    Libraries: $100,000
    General Public Buildings: $89,000
    Central Staff Services: $40,000
    Water Utilities: $25,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $107,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,008,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $2,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $995,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $64,000
    Rents: $32,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,610,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $212,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $138,000
    Housing and Community Development: $86,000
    Other: $47,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,491,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $420,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,145,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 732
  • Number of aged recipients: 91
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 641
  • Number of recipients under 18: 126
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 400
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 206
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 287
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 311
Most common first names in Allendale County, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8371.5 years
James7568.0 years
Willie7367.7 years
William7271.7 years
Mary6572.0 years
Annie5579.6 years
George4573.4 years
Henry3571.6 years
Joseph3071.0 years
Robert3064.4 years
Most common last names in Allendale County, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams9370.1 years
Smith5169.5 years
Johnson4770.1 years
Brown4472.0 years
Priester4373.0 years
Gray3773.0 years
Thomas3673.5 years
Sanders3277.0 years
Green3276.6 years
Youmans3270.2 years
Businesses in Allendale County, SC
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Subway1
Hardee's1U-Haul2
Rite Aid1

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