SC

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

About Clearwater, SC

Clearwater, SC is located in Aiken County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Clearwater is about 4,319 with about 397 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 42,965.

The Average Home Value is $115,000.00, which is roughly 15% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 39% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,413.50, which is roughly 4% 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 Clearwater is about 9.5%.

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

Aiken County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.56%
Democratic: 37.89%
Libertarian: 1.15%
Green: 0.32%
Other: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Gloverville, SC (6.13 mi.)
Warrenville, SC (6.45 mi.)
Graniteville, SC (6.89 mi.)
Clearwater, SC (7.72 mi.)
Vaucluse, SC (13.32 mi.)
Aiken, SC (13.32 mi.)
Jackson, SC (13.66 mi.)
Trenton, SC (14.58 mi.)
Clarks Hill, SC (15.29 mi.)
New Ellenton, SC (15.61 mi.)
Edgefield, SC (18.99 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29841, 29842
Latitude : 33.444599
Longitude : -81.868095
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 427 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.52
Male Population Estimate : 45.17%
Female Population Estimate : 48.33%
Median Age : 37.9
Male Median Age : 36.4
Female Median Age : 39.4

White Population Estimate : 64.37%
Black Population Estimate : 25.23%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.01%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.99%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.86%
Other Population Estimate : 4.13%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Clearwater specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Aiken County: About 9 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Aiken County: About 453 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Aiken County is about 55% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 36% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.