SC

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

About Blythewood, SC

Blythewood, SC is located in Richland County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Blythewood is about 4,150 with about 150 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 27,293.

The Average Home Value is $245,600.00, which is roughly 45% higher than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 23% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $84,733.00, which is roughly 46% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 32% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Blythewood is about 2.1%.

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

Richland County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 56.01% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 68.4%
Republican: 30.09%
Libertarian: 1.05%
Green: 0.38%
Other: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Elgin, SC (10.16 mi.)
Blair, SC (12.56 mi.)
Irmo, SC (13.52 mi.)
Columbia, SC (13.79 mi.)
Winnsboro, SC (13.97 mi.)
White Oak, SC (13.97 mi.)
Lugoff, SC (15.05 mi.)
Ridgeway, SC (15.33 mi.)
West Columbia, SC (16.55 mi.)
Cayce, SC (16.55 mi.)
Monticello, SC (16.92 mi.)
Jenkinsville, SC (16.92 mi.)
Little Mtn, SC (17.96 mi.)
Hopkins, SC (19.40 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29016
Latitude : 34.197222
Longitude : -80.995601
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 481 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.75
Male Population Estimate : 29.52%
Female Population Estimate : 30.54%
Median Age : 39.4
Male Median Age : 38.9
Female Median Age : 39.8

White Population Estimate : 41.51%
Black Population Estimate : 17.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.98%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.01%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.42%
Other Population Estimate : 0.75%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Blythewood specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Richland County: About 11 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Richland County: About 796 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Richland County is about 65% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 64% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.