SC

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

About Bluffton, SC

Bluffton, SC is located in Beaufort County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Bluffton is about 25,557 with about 189 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 81,470.

The Average Home Value is $285,500.00, which is roughly 53% higher than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 34% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $69,382.50, which is roughly 34% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 17% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bluffton is about 3.1%.

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

Beaufort County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 18.37% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.37%
Democratic: 44.38%
Libertarian: 0.96%
Green: 0.22%
Other: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Daufuskie Is, SC (7.42 mi.)
Hilton Head, SC (7.93 mi.)
Hardeeville, SC (11.95 mi.)
Port Royal, SC (13.27 mi.)
Ladys Island, SC (14.92 mi.)
Beaufort, SC (15.78 mi.)
Ridgeland, SC (16.60 mi.)
Coosawhatchie, SC (17.08 mi.)
Seabrook, SC (19.30 mi.)
St Helena Is, SC (19.94 mi.)
Fripp Island, SC (19.94 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29909, 29910
Latitude : 32.327675
Longitude : -80.893306
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 9 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.38
Male Population Estimate : 30.30%
Female Population Estimate : 31.50%
Median Age : 49.9
Male Median Age : 49.9
Female Median Age : 49.9

White Population Estimate : 50.35%
Black Population Estimate : 6.23%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 10.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.95%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Other Population Estimate : 5.10%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bluffton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Beaufort County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Beaufort County: About 389 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Beaufort County is about 35% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 26% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.