The table below compares Beaufort County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.
|Total Population||# 10||80th|
|Population Density1||# 7||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 10||80th|
|Median Household Income||# 1||100th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1||100th|
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|Population in Households||164,256|
|Population in Familes||133,561|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5,303|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||98,646 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||47,196 (47.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||21,438 (21.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||30,012 (30.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$234,700|
|Average Home Value||$328,466|
|Median Household Income||$55,522|
|Average Household Income||$77,444|
|Per Capita Income||$31,552|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.32%|
|Per Capita Income||2.14%|
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