SC

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

About Swansea, SC

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

The total City Population for Swansea is about 961 with about 177 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,609.

The Average Home Value is $86,300.00, which is roughly 36% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 54% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $39,719.00, which is roughly 14% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 31% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Swansea is about 6.2%.

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

North, SC (3.32 mi.)
Gaston, SC (6.54 mi.)
Pelion, SC (9.30 mi.)
Salley, SC (13.00 mi.)
Perry, SC (13.00 mi.)
West Columbia, SC (16.09 mi.)
Cayce, SC (16.09 mi.)
Neeses, SC (17.30 mi.)
Livingston, SC (17.30 mi.)
Columbia, SC (18.66 mi.)
Fort Motte, SC (19.03 mi.)
Saint Matthews, SC (19.03 mi.)
St Matthews, SC (19.03 mi.)
Lexington, SC (19.27 mi.)
Springfield, SC (19.28 mi.)
Orangeburg, SC (19.38 mi.)
Wagener, SC (19.84 mi.)
Norway, SC (19.88 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29160
Latitude : 33.727277
Longitude : -81.097007
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 342 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 47.16%
Female Population Estimate : 48.73%
Median Age : 39.6
Male Median Age : 38.6
Female Median Age : 40.5

White Population Estimate : 73.98%
Black Population Estimate : 19.80%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.14%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.39%
Other Population Estimate : 1.60%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Swansea 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.