SC

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

About Whitmire, SC

Whitmire, SC is located in Newberry County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Whitmire is about 1,454 with about 453 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,412.

The Average Home Value is $54,800.00, which is roughly 59% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 71% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,258.00, which is roughly 19% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Whitmire is about 8.3%.

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

Newberry County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.19% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 61.42%
Democratic: 37.35%
Libertarian: 0.82%
Green: 0.32%
Other: 0.1%


Nearby Locations

Carlisle, SC (12.63 mi.)
Joanna, SC (13.06 mi.)
Kinards, SC (13.33 mi.)
Union, SC (14.75 mi.)
Newberry, SC (15.47 mi.)
Clinton, SC (15.54 mi.)
Pomaria, SC (15.71 mi.)
Buffalo, SC (15.94 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29178
Latitude : 34.486580
Longitude : -81.571043
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 313 ft.
Area Code(s) : 803, 839

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 48.59%
Female Population Estimate : 50.38%
Median Age : 43.5
Male Median Age : 41.4
Female Median Age : 45.2

White Population Estimate : 70.52%
Black Population Estimate : 28.17%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.49%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.26%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.97%
Other Population Estimate : 0.53%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Whitmire specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Newberry County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Newberry County: About 290 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Newberry County is about 52% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 1% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.