Govan, SC Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Govan, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Govan had a population of 62 as of July 1, 2016. Govan ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Govan is located at latitude 33.2228 and longitude -81.1748 in Bamberg County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Govan (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Bamberg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 239 feet.

The Town of Govan (GNIS ID: 2406596) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

South Carolina is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Govan is located within Olar Division of Bamberg County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Govan population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Govan, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 62
Population in Households 62
Population in Familes 52
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 54
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 27
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 18
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 32 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 23 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (12.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (15.6%)
Median Home Value $77,500
Average Home Value $104,348
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,043
Average Household Income $46,424
Per Capita Income $17,740
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.75% -1.32%
Households -0.58% -0.75%
Families -2.44% -1.14%
Median Household Income   0.17%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Govan, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Govan to the other 396 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 394 1st
Population Density1 # 371 7th
Diversity Index2 # 136 66th
Median Household Income # 227 43rd
Per Capita Income # 276 31st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.