SC

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

About Cheraw, SC

Cheraw, SC is located in Chesterfield County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Cheraw is about 7,757 with about 361 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 14,617.

The Average Home Value is $94,400.00, which is roughly 30% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 50% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,784.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cheraw is about 18.7%.

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

Chesterfield County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 34.22% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.85%
Democratic: 39.37%
Libertarian: 0.58%
Green: 0.15%
Other: 0.06%


Nearby Locations

Wallace, SC (3.43 mi.)
Chesterfield, SC (11.39 mi.)
Patrick, SC (13.30 mi.)
Bennettsville, SC (13.36 mi.)
Ruby, SC (17.31 mi.)
Society Hill, SC (17.42 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29520
Latitude : 34.666120
Longitude : -79.910620
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 98 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.45
Male Population Estimate : 46.37%
Female Population Estimate : 53.63%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 39.9
Female Median Age : 42.4

White Population Estimate : 51.67%
Black Population Estimate : 47.37%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.05%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.23%
Other Population Estimate : 0.58%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cheraw specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Chesterfield County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Chesterfield County: About 440 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Chesterfield County is about 61% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 35% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.