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Population
62,722
0.61% growth
Median Age
41.3
Median Household Income
$43,622
0.97% growth
Poverty Rate
16.8%
Number of Employees
26,360
2.17% growth
Median Property Value
$117,600
3.61% growth

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Economy

The economy of Kershaw County, SC employs 26,360 people. The economy of Kershaw County, SC is specialized in Finance & Insurance; Management of Companies & Enterprises; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 1.52; 1.38; and 1.34 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Kershaw County, SC are Manufacturing (3,468), Healthcare & Social Assistance (3,414), and Retail trade (3,304), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($40,621), Utilities ($40,385), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($37,310).

Median household income in Kershaw County, SC is $43,622. Males in Kershaw County, SC have an average income that is 1.12 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,746. The income inequality of Kershaw County, SC (measured using the Gini index) is 0.44 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Kershaw County, SC. In Kershaw County, SC the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 65 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,871. Jasper County, SC has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in South Carolina.

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Diversity

Kershaw County, SC is home to a population of 62,722 people, from which 98.6% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Kershaw County, SC is composed of 43,207 White residents (68.9%), 15,491 Black residents (24.7%), 2,542 Hispanic residents (4.05%), 1,051 Two+ residents (1.68%), and 308 Asian residents (0.49%). The most common foreign languages in Kershaw County, SC are Spanish (1,654 speakers), German (178 speakers), and French (165 speakers), but compared to other places, Kershaw County, SC has a relative high number of Scandinavian (25 speakers), German (178 speakers), and Greek (42 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Kershaw County, SC awarded 19 degrees. The student population of Kershaw County, SC is skewed N/A females, with N/A male students and 19 female students. Most students in Kershaw County, SC are White (13 and 68.4%), followed by Black or African American (6 and 31.6%), Two or more races (N/A and N/A), and American Indian (N/A and N/A). The largest universities in Kershaw County, SC by number of graduates are LeGrand Institute of Cosmetology Inc (19 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Kershaw County, SC are General Cosmetology (19 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The median tuition costs in Kershaw County, SC are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kershaw County, SC is $117,600, which is 0.6 times smaller than the national average of $194,500. Between 2014 and 2015 the median property value increased from $113,500 to $117,600, a 3.61% increase. The homeownership rate of Kershaw County, SC is 78.8%, which is higher than the national average of 63.9%. People in Kershaw County, SC have an average commute time of 27.5 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Kershaw County, SC is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

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