The City of Walterboro had a population of 5,196 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Walterboro is located at latitude 32.9008 and longitude -80.6751 in Colleton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Walterboro (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Colleton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 69 feet.
The City of Walterboro 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Walterboro population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Walterboro: Ireland Creek, Walterborough, Waterboro.
|Population in Households||5,061|
|Population in Familes||4,007|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||135|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,593 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,185 (45.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||962 (37.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||446 (17.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$139,648|
|Average Home Value||$200,021|
|Median Household Income||$26,840|
|Average Household Income||$38,733|
|Per Capita Income||$15,684|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
The table below compares Walterboro 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.
|Total Population||# 93||77th|
|Population Density1||# 163||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 102||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 357||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 331||16th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.