Bluffton, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Bluffton, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
23,176
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
4.2%
Median Home
$299,700
Median Income
$85,844
Median Rent
$1,761

Bluffton SnackAbility

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

Bluffton, SC Crime Report

224
Total Crimes
813.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-65.34%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bluffton
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 224 813.1 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 25 90.7 530.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.5 6.5
Robbery 2 7.3 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 16 58.1 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 199 722.3 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 38 137.9 448.0 314.2
Larceny 145 526.3 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 16 58.1 282.1 246.0

Bluffton, SC Cost Of Living

114
Bluffton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bluffton South Carolina National Average
Overall 114 93 100
Services 110 98 100
Groceries 110 105 100
Health 100 95 100
Housing 127 80 100
Transportation 95 94 100
Utilities 107 105 100

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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
2020 23,176 23.0%
2019 18,835 9.7%
2018 17,164 8.9%
2017 15,765 7.9%
2016 14,607 4.5%
2015 13,979 7.8%
2014 12,972 6.5%
2013 12,186 5.5%
2012 11,547 7.4%
2011 10,748 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bluffton

White
75.6% (17,522)
African American
6.7% (1,547)
American Indian
0.2% (47)
Asian
1.7% (384)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.7% (164)
Two Or More
1.5% (338)
Hispanic
13.7% (3,172)
Race Bluffton SC USA
White 75.6% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 6.7% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 1.7% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.5% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 13.7% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Bluffton

Female
51.5% (11,940)
Male
48.5% (11,236)
Gender Bluffton SC USA
Female 51.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bluffton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (231)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (463)
High School / GED
17.0% (3,939)
Some College
23.0% (5,330)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,317)
Bachelor's Degree
28.0% (6,489)
Master's Degree
14.0% (3,244)
Professional Degree
3.0% (695)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (463)
Education Bluffton SC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 28.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 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
2.8% (63,772)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.5% (11,991)
$15,000 to $24,999
3.2% (74,400)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.7% (85,029)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (219,114)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (446,950)
$75,000 to $99,999
22.3% (516,990)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.7% (479,108)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.4% (194,314)
$200,000 or more
9.7% (225,927)
Income Bluffton SC USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.5% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 3.2% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 22.3% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.7% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.4% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 9.7% 5.1% 8.3%

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