SC

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

About Luray, SC

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

The total City Population for Luray is about 123 with about 45 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 269.

The Average Home Value is $45,000.00, which is roughly 67% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 76% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $19,688.00, which is roughly 57% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Luray is about 22.5%.

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

Hampton County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 26.62% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 57.21%
Republican: 41.98%
Libertarian: 0.47%
Green: 0.24%
Other: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Brunson, SC (4.82 mi.)
Fairfax, SC (5.24 mi.)
Hampton, SC (6.49 mi.)
Estill, SC (8.32 mi.)
Varnville, SC (8.78 mi.)
Allendale, SC (10.77 mi.)
Ulmer, SC (13.19 mi.)
Garnett, SC (18.15 mi.)
Early Branch, SC (19.42 mi.)
Pineland, SC (19.66 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29932
Latitude : 32.856066
Longitude : -81.239014
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 140 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.66
Male Population Estimate : 50.19%
Female Population Estimate : 49.81%
Median Age : 42.9
Male Median Age : 43.8
Female Median Age : 42.3

White Population Estimate : 31.60%
Black Population Estimate : 64.31%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 11.52%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.23%
Other Population Estimate : 4.09%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Luray specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Hampton County: About 22 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Hampton County: About 723 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Hampton County is about 82% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 60% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.