SC

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

About Williamston, SC

Williamston, SC is located in Anderson County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Williamston is about 4,260 with about 445 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 13,574.

The Average Home Value is $121,100.00, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 36% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,767.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 22% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Williamston is about 11.3%.

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

Anderson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 59.79% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.31%
Democratic: 28.27%
Libertarian: 1.17%
Green: 0.19%
Other: 0.06%


Nearby Locations

Pelzer, SC (2.24 mi.)
Piedmont, SC (4.43 mi.)
Belton, SC (7.03 mi.)
Anderson, SC (10.69 mi.)
Honea Path, SC (12.98 mi.)
Simpsonville, SC (14.61 mi.)
Pendleton, SC (15.50 mi.)
Easley, SC (15.57 mi.)
Mauldin, SC (15.59 mi.)
Liberty, SC (16.39 mi.)
Fountain Inn, SC (16.45 mi.)
Powdersville, SC (16.52 mi.)
Greenville, SC (16.84 mi.)
Starr, SC (18.12 mi.)
Cateechee, SC (18.34 mi.)
Norris, SC (18.34 mi.)
Clemson, SC (18.77 mi.)
Central, SC (19.21 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29697
Latitude : 34.641331
Longitude : -82.544862
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 841 ft.
Area Code(s) : 864

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.68
Male Population Estimate : 43.85%
Female Population Estimate : 46.08%
Median Age : 37.7
Male Median Age : 36.9
Female Median Age : 38.4

White Population Estimate : 78.87%
Black Population Estimate : 7.76%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.01%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.48%
Other Population Estimate : 3.65%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Anderson County: About 600 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Anderson County is about 59% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 52% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.