SC

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

About Buffalo, SC

Buffalo, SC is located in Union County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Buffalo is about 1,655 with about 158 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,666.

The Average Home Value is $60,100.00, which is roughly 56% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 68% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,029.00, which is roughly 5% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Buffalo is about 15.4%.

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

Union County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.69% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.73%
Democratic: 37.23%
Libertarian: 0.72%
Green: 0.27%
Other: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Union, SC (3.64 mi.)
Carlisle, SC (3.96 mi.)
Jonesville, SC (6.23 mi.)
Glenn Springs, SC (10.37 mi.)
Pauline, SC (10.37 mi.)
Pacolet, SC (12.70 mi.)
Enoree, SC (13.12 mi.)
Whitmire, SC (15.94 mi.)
Roebuck, SC (17.76 mi.)
Spartanburg, SC (18.95 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29321
Latitude : 34.720986
Longitude : -81.740744
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 522 ft.
Area Code(s) : 864

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.46
Male Population Estimate : 47.22%
Female Population Estimate : 50.15%
Median Age : 40.8
Male Median Age : 38.8
Female Median Age : 42.6

White Population Estimate : 85.22%
Black Population Estimate : 12.30%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.71%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.30%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Other Population Estimate : 0.15%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Union County: About 671 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Union County is about 64% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 57% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.