Islandton, SC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Islandton, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Islandton Census Designated Place had a population of 69 as of July 1, 2015. Islandton 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 Islandton is located at latitude 32.9093 and longitude -80.936 in Colleton County. The formal boundaries for the Islandton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Colleton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 62 feet.

The Islandton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629833) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Islandton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Islandton, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 69
Population in Households 69
Population in Familes 57
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 35
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 23
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 40 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 29 (72.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6 (15.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 5 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $115,000
Average Home Value $155,172


Median Household Income $31,001
Average Household Income $41,595
Per Capita Income $17,263
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.27% -0.29%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 3.71% -0.89%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   3.27%
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.


Islandton, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Islandton to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 390 2nd
Population Density1 # 390 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 204 49th
Median Household Income # 284 28th
Per Capita Income # 274 31st

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