SC

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

About Clemson, SC

Clemson, SC is located in Pickens County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Clemson is about 17,501 with about 895 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 18,907.

The Average Home Value is $116,200.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $21,443.00, which is roughly 54% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 63% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Clemson is about 4.4%.

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

Pickens County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 68.2% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 74.56%
Democratic: 23.71%
Libertarian: 1.38%
Green: 0.28%
Other: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Pendleton, SC (3.92 mi.)
Central, SC (4.12 mi.)
Cateechee, SC (5.76 mi.)
Norris, SC (5.76 mi.)
Seneca, SC (7.95 mi.)
Liberty, SC (9.84 mi.)
Six Mile, SC (9.96 mi.)
Townville, SC (10.82 mi.)
Salem, SC (12.39 mi.)
West Union, SC (14.42 mi.)
Anderson, SC (14.85 mi.)
Pickens, SC (14.98 mi.)
Walhalla, SC (15.00 mi.)
Madison, SC (15.70 mi.)
Westminster, SC (15.70 mi.)
Piedmont, SC (16.07 mi.)
Sunset, SC (16.27 mi.)
Easley, SC (16.34 mi.)
Powdersville, SC (16.68 mi.)
Fair Play, SC (16.97 mi.)
Tamassee, SC (17.56 mi.)
Pelzer, SC (18.45 mi.)
Williamston, SC (18.77 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29631, 29634
Latitude : 34.682500
Longitude : -82.816100
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 800 ft.
Area Code(s) : 864

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.08
Male Population Estimate : 52.88%
Female Population Estimate : 47.12%
Median Age : 21.7
Male Median Age : 21.6
Female Median Age : 22.0

White Population Estimate : 83.05%
Black Population Estimate : 10.30%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.11%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.85%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Other Population Estimate : 0.87%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Clemson specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Pickens County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Pickens County: About 342 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Pickens County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 16% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.