The Watts Mills Census Designated Place had a population of 1,672 as of July 1, 2016. Watts Mills CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Carolina. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Watts Mills CDP is located at latitude 34.5164 and longitude -81.9855 in Laurens County. The formal boundaries for the Watts Mills Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Watts Mills Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402988) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
South Carolina is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Watts Mills Census Designated Place is located within Laurens Division of Laurens County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Watts Mills CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,671|
|Population in Familes||1,351|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.95|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||694 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||260 (37.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||307 (44.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||127 (18.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,186|
|Average Home Value||$88,610|
|Median Household Income||$27,079|
|Average Household Income||$37,637|
|Per Capita Income||$12,886|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.73%|
|Per Capita Income||0.52%|
The table below compares Watts Mills CDP 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.
|Total Population||# 200||50th|
|Population Density1||# 176||56th|
|Diversity Index2||# 7||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 355||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 389||2nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.