SC

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

About Lake Murray, SC

Lake Murray, SC is located in Lexington County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Lake Murray is about 1,445 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 28,495.

The Average Home Value is $285,000.00, which is roughly 53% higher than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 34% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $84,514.00, which is roughly 45% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 32% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lake Murray is about .

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

Lexington County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 46.88% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 64.2%
Democratic: 34.1%
Libertarian: 1.34%
Green: 0.27%
Other: 0.08%


Nearby Locations

Little Mtn, SC (5.37 mi.)
Jenkinsville, SC (8.48 mi.)
Monticello, SC (8.48 mi.)
Irmo, SC (8.57 mi.)
Prosperity, SC (10.50 mi.)
Lexington, SC (12.11 mi.)
Gilbert, SC (13.50 mi.)
Pomaria, SC (13.84 mi.)
Batsbrg-Levil, SC (17.16 mi.)
Leesville, SC (17.16 mi.)
Blair, SC (17.42 mi.)
Columbia, SC (17.85 mi.)
Newberry, SC (18.27 mi.)
West Columbia, SC (19.86 mi.)
Cayce, SC (19.86 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29036
Latitude : 34.137696
Longitude : -81.342789
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 403 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.61
Male Population Estimate : 32.97%
Female Population Estimate : 34.20%
Median Age : 43.9
Male Median Age : 43.0
Female Median Age : 44.9

White Population Estimate : 64.04%
Black Population Estimate : 2.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.42%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.58%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.38%
Other Population Estimate : 0.47%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lake Murray specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lexington County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lexington County: About 346 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lexington County is about 39% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 17% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.