Seneca, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
8,424
Unemployment
11.0%
Poverty
14.0%
Median Home
$161,800
Median Income
$42,150
Median Rent
$541

Seneca SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Seneca, SC Crime Report

318
Total Crimes
3,705.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
57.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Seneca
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 318 3,705.9 3,251.8 2,346.0
Violent Crime 85 990.6 530.7 387.8
Murder 3 35.0 10.5 6.5
Robbery 3 35.0 59.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 72 839.1 420.3 279.7
Property Crime 233 2,715.3 2,721.1 1,958.2
Burglary 38 442.8 448.0 314.2
Larceny 175 2,039.4 1,991.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 20 233.1 282.1 246.0

Seneca, SC Cost Of Living

87
Seneca's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Seneca South Carolina National Average
Overall 87 93 100
Services 95 98 100
Groceries 101 105 100
Health 89 95 100
Housing 69 80 100
Transportation 86 94 100
Utilities 95 105 100

Seneca, SC Photos

Seneca Sc Welcome Sign
Source: Public Domain
Seneca Cotton Warehouse
Source: Public Domain
Wpsplant

Rankings for Seneca in South Carolina

Map Of Seneca, SC

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Population over time in Seneca

Year Population % Change
2020 8,424 1.6%
2019 8,290 1.1%
2018 8,199 -0.4%
2017 8,228 0.5%
2016 8,184 0.5%
2015 8,147 0.2%
2014 8,129 0.5%
2013 8,092 0.3%
2012 8,067 0.5%
2011 8,024 -

Race / Ethnicity in Seneca

White
71.6% (6,032)
African American
22.4% (1,891)
American Indian
0.1% (8)
Asian
0.3% (27)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (190)
Hispanic
3.3% (276)
Race Seneca SC USA
White 71.6% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 22.4% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.3% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.3% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Seneca

Female
53.5% (4,504)
Male
46.5% (3,920)
Gender Seneca SC USA
Female 53.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Seneca for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (505)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (842)
High School / GED
24.0% (2,021)
Some College
23.0% (1,937)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (842)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (1,600)
Master's Degree
6.0% (505)
Professional Degree
1.0% (84)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (84)
Education Seneca SC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Seneca, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
7.1% (59,740)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.2% (69,013)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (113,441)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.1% (135,870)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (108,696)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (121,421)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.5% (88,639)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (95,325)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.6% (30,193)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (20,057)
Income Seneca SC USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.2% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.1% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.5% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.6% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 5.1% 8.3%

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