SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Bennettsville, SC

Bennettsville, SC is located in Marlboro County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Bennettsville is about 11,086 with about 487 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 19,514.

The Average Home Value is $67,700.00, which is roughly 50% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 64% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $33,840.00, which is roughly 27% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 41% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bennettsville is about 13.3%.

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Marlboro County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.8% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 54.95%
Republican: 44.07%
Libertarian: 0.6%
Green: 0.29%
Other: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Clio, SC (8.58 mi.)
Mc Coll, SC (8.76 mi.)
Blenheim, SC (11.29 mi.)
Wallace, SC (12.78 mi.)
Cheraw, SC (13.36 mi.)
Society Hill, SC (14.50 mi.)
S of Border, SC (17.54 mi.)
Hamer, SC (17.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29512
Latitude : 34.633355
Longitude : -79.707302
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 179 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 54.95%
Female Population Estimate : 45.05%
Median Age : 38.0
Male Median Age : 35.8
Female Median Age : 41.8

White Population Estimate : 37.81%
Black Population Estimate : 59.06%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.52%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.43%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.10%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.70%
Other Population Estimate : 1.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bennettsville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Marlboro County: About 19 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Marlboro County: About 895 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Marlboro County is about 79% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 68% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.