Bluffton, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Bluffton, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
20,799
Unemployment
1.4%
Poverty
3.9%
Median Home
$290,800
Median Income
$82,481
Median Rent
$1,747

Bluffton SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
6

Bluffton, SC Crime Report

266
Total Crimes
1,072.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-56.71%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bluffton
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 266 1,072.1 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 46 185.4 511.3 366.7
Murder 1 4.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 10 40.3 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 104.8 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 220 886.7 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 35 141.1 533.4 340.5
Larceny 175 705.3 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 40.3 290.8 219.9

Bluffton, SC Cost Of Living

111
Bluffton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bluffton South Carolina National Average
Overall 111 94 100
Services 106 102 100
Groceries 103 102 100
Health 99 95 100
Housing 127 80 100
Transportation 96 90 100
Utilities 105 107 100

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Rankings for Bluffton in South Carolina

Map Of Bluffton, SC

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Population over time in Bluffton

Year Population % Change
2019 20,799 10.4%
2018 18,835 9.7%
2017 17,164 8.9%
2016 15,765 7.9%
2015 14,607 4.5%
2014 13,979 7.8%
2013 12,972 6.5%
2012 12,186 5.5%
2011 11,547 7.4%
2010 10,748 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bluffton

White
71.8% (14,934)
African American
7.2% (1,500)
American Indian
0.3% (62)
Asian
2.1% (436)
Hawaiian
0.0% (6)
Other
0.8% (164)
Two Or More
0.9% (195)
Hispanic
16.8% (3,502)
Race Bluffton SC USA
White 71.8% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 7.2% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.8% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 16.8% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Bluffton

Female
53.0% (11,019)
Male
47.0% (9,780)
Gender Bluffton SC USA
Female 53.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bluffton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (623)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (623)
High School / GED
19.0% (3,951)
Some College
20.0% (4,159)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,871)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (5,823)
Master's Degree
13.0% (2,703)
Professional Degree
3.0% (623)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (415)
Education Bluffton SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 19.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bluffton, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
2.2% (46,495)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.6% (12,655)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.3% (67,679)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (124,628)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (243,205)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (447,893)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.5% (384,341)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.5% (405,250)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.5% (175,801)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (171,949)
Income Bluffton SC USA
Less than $10,000 2.2% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.6% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.3% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.5% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.5% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.5% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 4.6% 7.7%

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