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Clarks Hill, South Carolina - Basic Facts

Clarks Hill is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Clarks Hill Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in McCormick County at latitude 33.671 and longitude -82.1729. McCormick County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 466 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Clarks Hill Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Clarks Hill: Clark Hill, Clark's Hill.

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Clarks Hill, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 406
Population in Households 406
Population in Familes 334
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 127
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 143
Average Household Size 2.84
Family Households 99
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 179 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 120 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (12.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (20.1%)
Median Home Value $178,438
Average Home Value $255,372


Median Household Income $40,603
Average Household Income $61,550
Per Capita Income $25,877
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.51% 0.68%
Households 1.72% 0.83%
Families 0.48% 0.8%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.


Clarks Hill, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clarks Hill to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 308 22nd
Population Density1 # 354 11th
Diversity Index2 # 212 47th
Median Household Income # 126 68th
Per Capita Income # 52 87th

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