SC

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

About Ward, SC

Ward, SC is located in Saluda County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Ward is about 93 with about 46 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 991.

The Average Home Value is $88,900.00, which is roughly 34% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $53,661.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 7% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ward 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

Saluda County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 52.28% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.96%
Democratic: 31.95%
Libertarian: 0.81%
Green: 0.23%
Other: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Johnston, SC (5.23 mi.)
Saluda, SC (8.63 mi.)
Ridge Spring, SC (11.25 mi.)
Batesburg, SC (11.81 mi.)
Batsbrg-Levil, SC (11.81 mi.)
Edgefield, SC (12.80 mi.)
Trenton, SC (13.48 mi.)
Monetta, SC (13.56 mi.)
Aiken, SC (14.21 mi.)
Leesville, SC (16.71 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29166
Latitude : 33.891826
Longitude : -81.744161
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 531 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.43
Male Population Estimate : 45.81%
Female Population Estimate : 45.41%
Median Age : 40.9
Male Median Age : 39.2
Female Median Age : 42.9

White Population Estimate : 69.93%
Black Population Estimate : 20.69%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.32%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.30%
Other Population Estimate : 1.61%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ward specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Saluda County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2017)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Saluda County: About 312 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Saluda County is about 50% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.