Denmark, SC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Denmark, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The City of Denmark had a population of 3,201 as of July 1, 2017. Denmark ranks in the lower 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 Denmark is located at latitude 33.3137 and longitude -81.1338 in Bamberg County. The formal boundaries for the City of Denmark (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Bamberg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 246 feet.

The City of Denmark (GNIS ID: 2404217) 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 City of Denmark is located within Denmark Division of Bamberg County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Denmark population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Denmark: Grahams, Grahams Turn Out, Grahams Turnout, Sato.

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Denmark, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,201
Daytime Population: Workers 1,234
Daytime Population: Residents 2,269
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,503
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 2,633
Population in Familes 2,065
Population in Group Qrtrs 568
Population Density2 835
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $25,148
Average Household Income $37,674
Per Capita Income $14,502


Total Housing Units 1,643 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 679 (41.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 470 (28.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 494 (30.1%)
Median Home Value $65,979
Average Home Value $105,551


Total Households 1,149
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 684
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -1.37% -1.3%
Households -1.6% -1.58%
Families -1.37% -1.69%
Median Household Income   2.85%
Per Capita Income   2.32%

Denmark, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denmark to the other 396 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 130 67th
Population Density # 158 60th
Diversity Index # 348 12th
Median Household Income # 381 4th
Per Capita Income # 383 4th

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