SC

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

About Poston, SC

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

The total City Population for Poston is about 1,480 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,440.

The Average Home Value is $95,800.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 49% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,118.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Poston 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

Florence County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.49% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.56%
Democratic: 48.29%
Libertarian: 0.78%
Green: 0.3%
Other: 0.07%


Nearby Locations

Hemingway, SC (5.43 mi.)
Gresham, SC (8.13 mi.)
Pamplico, SC (13.85 mi.)
Nesmith, SC (16.53 mi.)
Scranton, SC (18.00 mi.)
Lake City, SC (18.08 mi.)
Aynor, SC (19.10 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29555
Latitude : 33.861862
Longitude : -79.475282
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 53 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.74
Male Population Estimate : 47.80%
Female Population Estimate : 52.20%
Median Age : 36.3
Male Median Age : 34.3
Female Median Age : 37.6

White Population Estimate : 65.64%
Black Population Estimate : 33.35%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.38%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.57%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.95%
Other Population Estimate : 0.68%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Poston specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Florence County: About 10 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Florence County: About 560 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Florence County is about 61% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 49% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.