SC

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

About Saint George, SC

Saint George, SC is located in Dorchester County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Saint George is about 7,122 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $105,200.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,041.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Saint George 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

Dorchester County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 19.3% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.24%
Democratic: 43.77%
Libertarian: 1.58%
Green: 0.31%
Other: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Harleyville, SC (0.19 mi.)
Reevesville, SC (6.02 mi.)
Dorchester, SC (12.04 mi.)
Bowman, SC (12.87 mi.)
Holly Hill, SC (13.56 mi.)
Branchville, SC (14.42 mi.)
Smoaks, SC (14.47 mi.)
Ridgeville, SC (16.57 mi.)
Vance, SC (16.62 mi.)
Round O, SC (16.80 mi.)
Cottageville, SC (18.01 mi.)
Ruffin, SC (18.48 mi.)
Rowesville, SC (19.34 mi.)
Charleston, SC (46.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29477
Latitude : 33.176590
Longitude : -80.581397
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 85 ft.
Area Code(s) : 843

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 46.41%
Female Population Estimate : 48.92%
Median Age : 42.9
Male Median Age : 40.5
Female Median Age : 44.8

White Population Estimate : 47.81%
Black Population Estimate : 46.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.77%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.41%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.94%
Other Population Estimate : 0.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Saint George specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Dorchester County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Dorchester County: About 461 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Dorchester County is about 42% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 38% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.