Hemingway, SC Community Profile: Data

Hemingway Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Hemingway Content

Hemingway, South Carolina - Basic Facts

Hemingway is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Hemingway.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Williamsburg County at latitude 33.7538 and longitude -79.4476. Williamsburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 52 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Hemingway (see map) encompass a land area of 0.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Hemingway: Lamberts, Lamberts Crossroads.

Camera Icon Photos of the local Hemingway, SC area

Also See: Hemingway, SC ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

Hemingway, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hemingway 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 # 296 25th
Population Density1 # 210 47th
Diversity Index2 # 82 79th
Median Household Income # 227 43rd
Per Capita Income # 140 65th

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


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


Total Population 490
Population in Households 490
Population in Familes 399
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 576
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 218
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 145
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 249 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 155 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 62 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $104,762
Average Home Value $114,263


Median Household Income $34,532
Average Household Income $47,635
Per Capita Income $20,470
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.55% 0.24%
Households 1.81% 0.27%
Families 1.17% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   1.23%
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.

Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 1,126 South Carolina cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 37,286 South Carolina Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: December 2, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 926 South Carolina public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.