Central, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Central, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
5,342
Unemployment
10.7%
Poverty
34.9%
Median Home
$112,500
Median Income
$31,233
Median Rent
$693

Central SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Central, SC Crime Report

109
Total Crimes
2,015.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.07%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Central
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 109 2,015.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 3 55.5 530.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.5 6.5
Robbery 1 18.5 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 2 37.0 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 106 1,960.4 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 4 74.0 448.0 314.2
Larceny 94 1,738.5 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 8 148.0 282.1 246.0

Central, SC Cost Of Living

85
Central's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Central South Carolina National Average
Overall 85 93 100
Services 97 98 100
Groceries 101 105 100
Health 92 95 100
Housing 64 80 100
Transportation 86 94 100
Utilities 92 105 100

Central, SC Photos

Rankings for Central in South Carolina

Map Of Central, SC

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Population over time in Central

Year Population % Change
2020 5,342 1.9%
2019 5,241 1.6%
2018 5,161 -0.5%
2017 5,187 0.5%
2016 5,160 -0.2%
2015 5,170 0.1%
2014 5,167 1.7%
2013 5,082 1.6%
2012 5,001 2.8%
2011 4,866 -

Race / Ethnicity in Central

White
63.9% (3,412)
African American
14.7% (786)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
4.9% (261)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.9% (48)
Two Or More
11.7% (624)
Hispanic
3.9% (211)
Race Central SC USA
White 63.9% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 14.7% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 4.9% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 11.7% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.9% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Central

Female
59.0% (3,151)
Male
41.0% (2,191)
Gender Central SC USA
Female 59.0% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 41.0% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Central for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (213)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (427)
High School / GED
20.0% (1,068)
Some College
17.0% (908)
Associate's Degree
14.0% (747)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (1,335)
Master's Degree
11.0% (587)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (53)
Education Central SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 14.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Central, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.6% (77,999)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.2% (48,941)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (90,890)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.8% (79,092)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.4% (50,251)
$50,000 to $74,999
26.4% (140,923)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.5% (23,815)
$100,000 to $149,999
1.3% (6,991)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (12,672)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (2,621)
Income Central SC USA
Less than $10,000 14.6% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.2% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.8% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.4% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 26.4% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.5% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 1.3% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 5.1% 8.3%

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