SC

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

About Darlington, SC

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

The total City Population for Darlington is about 5,940 with about 494 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 26,470.

The Average Home Value is $76,350.00, which is roughly 44% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 60% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $31,250.50, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 46% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Darlington is about 12.5%.

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

Darlington County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 9.57% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 51.92%
Democratic: 46.95%
Libertarian: 0.8%
Green: 0.24%
Other: 0.09%


Nearby Locations

Florence, SC (9.54 mi.)
Quinby, SC (9.96 mi.)
Society Hill, SC (10.13 mi.)
Hartsville, SC (12.95 mi.)
Lamar, SC (13.51 mi.)
Timmonsville, SC (13.81 mi.)
Effingham, SC (13.83 mi.)
Blenheim, SC (16.20 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29532, 29540
Latitude : 34.389659
Longitude : -79.869514
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 165 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.69
Male Population Estimate : 46.84%
Female Population Estimate : 53.16%
Median Age : 38.7
Male Median Age : 37.0
Female Median Age : 40.2

White Population Estimate : 46.25%
Black Population Estimate : 53.04%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.45%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.27%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.02%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Other Population Estimate : 0.97%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Darlington specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Darlington County: About 12 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Darlington County: About 676 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Darlington County is about 68% 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.