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Saint Matthews, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Saint Matthews had a population of 1,952 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Saint Matthews is located at latitude 33.6646 and longitude -80.7788 in Calhoun County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Saint Matthews (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Calhoun County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 276 feet.

The Town of Saint Matthews (GNIS ID: 2407272) 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 Town of Saint Matthews is located within Saint Matthews Division of Calhoun County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Saint Matthews 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 Saint Matthews: Lewisburg, Lewisville.

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


Total Population 1,952
Daytime Population: Workers 624
Daytime Population: Residents 1,139
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,763
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.90
Population in Households 1,888
Population in Familes 1,571
Population in Group Qrtrs 64
Population Density2 1,016
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $36,505
Average Household Income $52,821
Per Capita Income $22,090


Total Housing Units 976 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 562 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 235 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 179 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $105,233
Average Home Value $138,770


Total Households 797
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 532
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 -0.48% -0.48%
Households -0.36% -0.43%
Families 0.89% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.98%
Per Capita Income   3.01%

Saint Matthews, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saint Matthews 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 # 184 54th
Population Density # 125 69th
Diversity Index # 108 73rd
Median Household Income # 231 42nd
Per Capita Income # 152 62nd

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