Living in Seneca, SC

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Seneca, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
8,368
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$158,000
Median Income
$41,017
Median Rent
$693

Seneca SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
7

Seneca, SC Crime Report

272
Total Crimes
3,190.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
28.83%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Seneca
/ 100k People
South Carolina
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 272 3,190.6 3,451.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 50 586.5 511.3 366.7
Murder 1 11.7 9.0 5.0
Robbery 5 58.7 64.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 40 469.2 390.5 250.2
Property Crime 222 2,604.1 2,940.3 2,109.9
Burglary 40 469.2 533.4 340.5
Larceny 161 1,888.6 2,116.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 21 246.3 290.8 219.9

Seneca, SC Cost Of Living

90
Seneca's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Seneca South Carolina National Average
Overall 90 94 100
Services 103 102 100
Groceries 97 102 100
Health 92 95 100
Housing 70 80 100
Transportation 84 90 100
Utilities 100 107 100

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
2019 8,368 0.9%
2018 8,290 1.1%
2017 8,199 -0.4%
2016 8,228 0.5%
2015 8,184 0.5%
2014 8,147 0.2%
2013 8,129 0.5%
2012 8,092 0.3%
2011 8,067 0.5%
2010 8,024 -

Race / Ethnicity in Seneca

White
71.8% (6,010)
African American
23.7% (1,980)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
0.3% (29)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.7% (229)
Hispanic
1.3% (108)
Race Seneca SC USA
White 71.8% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 23.7% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.3% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Seneca

Female
53.7% (4,497)
Male
46.3% (3,871)
Gender Seneca SC USA
Female 53.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Seneca for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (502)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (836)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,175)
Some College
20.0% (1,673)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (836)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (1,422)
Master's Degree
8.0% (669)
Professional Degree
1.0% (83)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (167)
Education Seneca SC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Seneca, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
8.3% (69,129)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.2% (85,066)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (130,187)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (97,278)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.8% (124,185)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (134,533)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (82,790)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (68,301)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.9% (24,009)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (21,318)
Income Seneca SC USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.2% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.8% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.9% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 4.6% 7.7%

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