Bamberg County SC Information

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Bamberg County Subdivisions

Bamberg County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 15,583
Population in Households 14,588
Population in Familes 11,844
Population in Group Qrtrs 995
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 53
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,300
Average Household Income $46,248
Per Capita Income $18,605

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,703 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,356 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,654 (21.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,693 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $85,007
Average Home Value $124,960
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 6,010
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 3,827
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.31% -0.53%
Households -0.08% -0.53%
Families -0.29% -0.67%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   1.78%

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Bamberg County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bamberg County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 43 9th
Population Density # 40 13th
Diversity Index # 24 50th
Median Household Income # 41 13th
Per Capita Income # 40 15th

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