Hampton, SC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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

Also See: Hampton, SC ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Hampton, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Hampton had a population of 2,761 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Hampton is located at latitude 32.8676 and longitude -81.1094 in Hampton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hampton (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Hampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 108 feet.

The Town of Hampton (GNIS ID: 2406641) 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 Hampton is located within Hampton-Varnville Division of Hampton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hampton 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 Hampton: Hampton Court House, Hoovers Crossing.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Town of Hampton, SC Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | SC Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Hampton-Varnville Division | Hampton County | South Carolina Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 2,761
Daytime Population: Workers 2,517
Daytime Population: Residents 1,742
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,259
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.54
Population in Households 2,744
Population in Familes 2,223
Population in Group Qrtrs 17
Population Density2 612
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $38,494
Average Household Income $49,718
Per Capita Income $21,046


Total Housing Units 1,432 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 757 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 427 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 248 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $110,237
Average Home Value $122,820


Total Households 1,184
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 757
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 -0.23% -0.59%
Households -0.16% -0.58%
Families 0.09% -0.72%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Hampton, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hampton 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 # 146 63rd
Population Density # 208 48th
Diversity Index # 136 66th
Median Household Income # 203 49th
Per Capita Income # 185 54th

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

South Carolina Research Tools

South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare South Carolina Census Data
Highest or Lowest: