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Cordova, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Town of Cordova had a population of 163 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Cordova is located at latitude 33.4345 and longitude -80.921 in Orangeburg County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Cordova (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Orangeburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 253 feet.

The Town of Cordova (GNIS ID: 2406312) 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 Cordova is located within Orangeburg West Division of Orangeburg County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Cordova: Smoaks.

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


Total Population 163
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 139
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 374
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $52,874
Average Household Income $62,895
Per Capita Income $24,265


Total Housing Units 61 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (24.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $103,750


Total Households 54
Average Household Size 3.02
Family Households 40
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.44% -0.75%
Households -0.65% -0.75%
Families -3.57% -1.02%
Median Household Income   0.18%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Cordova, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cordova to the other 396 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 361 9th
Population Density # 268 33rd
Diversity Index # 174 56th
Median Household Income # 80 80th
Per Capita Income # 137 66th

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