SC

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

About Oswego, SC

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

The total City Population for Oswego is about 223 with about 71 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 43,191.

The Average Home Value is $117,700.00, which is roughly 13% 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 $37,957.00, which is roughly 18% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 34% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Oswego is about 0%.

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

Sumter County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 23.3% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.97%
Republican: 42.93%
Libertarian: 0.73%
Green: 0.31%
Other: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Alcolu, SC (2.89 mi.)
Sumter, SC (5.86 mi.)
Mayesville, SC (7.88 mi.)
Gable, SC (10.08 mi.)
Wedgefield, SC (13.86 mi.)
Lynchburg, SC (13.99 mi.)
Turbeville, SC (14.37 mi.)
Shaw AFB, SC (14.95 mi.)
New Zion, SC (15.27 mi.)
Dalzell, SC (15.53 mi.)
Pinewood, SC (15.88 mi.)
Rimini, SC (15.88 mi.)
Manning, SC (16.51 mi.)
Paxville, SC (16.51 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29150
Latitude : 33.874579
Longitude : -80.354089
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 119 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 43.11%
Female Population Estimate : 49.57%
Median Age : 35.6
Male Median Age : 32.6
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 41.44%
Black Population Estimate : 48.58%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.24%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.62%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.15%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.70%
Other Population Estimate : 1.72%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Sumter County: About 621 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sumter County is about 57% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 54% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.