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Saint George, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Saint George had a population of 2,137 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Saint George is located at latitude 33.1861 and longitude -80.5795 in Dorchester County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Saint George (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dorchester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 105 feet.

The Town of Saint George (GNIS ID: 2407268) 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 Saint George is located within Saint George Division of Dorchester County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Saint George: Georges Station, Saint George's.

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


Total Population 2,137
Population in Households 1,870
Population in Familes 1,504
Population in Group Qrtrs 267
Population Density1 751
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 792
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 497
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 909 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 545 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 248 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $134,211
Average Home Value $150,229


Median Household Income $33,031
Average Household Income $47,879
Per Capita Income $20,843
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.4% 0.76%
Households 0.43% 0.84%
Families 0.59% 0.6%
Median Household Income   -1.4%
Per Capita Income   0.54%
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.

Saint George, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saint George 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 # 181 55th
Population Density1 # 175 56th
Diversity Index2 # 155 61st
Median Household Income # 271 32nd
Per Capita Income # 166 58th

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