Demographics

People Description Colleton
County
Population, 2012 estimate 38,153  
Population, Census 2010 38,892  
     
Population, change April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012 -1.9%  
Female persons, 2010 52.1%  
Male persons, 2012 47.9%  
     
Median age (years) 40.7  
     
White persons, 2012 58.4%  
African American persons, 2012 38.9%  
Hispanic/Latino persons, 2012 2.8%  
     
High school graduates, persons age 25+, 2007-2011 76%  
Bachelor's degree or higher, persons age 25+, 2007-2011 14.4%  
Veterans, 2007-2011 3,742  
     
Labor force, 2010 17,404  
     
Live and work in County, 2000 9,510  
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 32.7  
Commute into County, 2010 10,912  
Commute out of County, 2000 14,627  
     
Housing units, 2011 19,970  
Home ownership rate, 2007-2011 72.9%  
Median value of owner-occupied untils, 2007-2011 $92,600  
Households, 2004-2011 15,281  
Persons per household, 2007-2011 2.52  
Median household income, 2007-2011 $31,700  
Per capita money income, 2007-2011 $17,702  
     
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 245,234  
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 419,700  
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $10,721  
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 55,994  
     
Building permits, 2012 37  
     
Land area, (square miles) 1,056.36  
Persons per square mile, 2010 36.8  
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10.7.14

Economic Development Planning Retreat
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9.9.14

Spec Building 2 is ready
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7.10.14

Italian roller bearing firm to create 50 jobs in Walterboro
The Post and Courier

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