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People

Total Population 6,931
Male Share of the Population 47%
Female Share of the Population 53%
Senior Citizens 23.1%
Employed Population 16+ 2,918
Age of the Population 45

Families

% of people married 47%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 34.7%
Median Earnings25+ $32,866
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $17,055
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,718

Wealth

Median Family Income $72,292
% Above Poverty Level 83.8%
% Below Poverty Level 16.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 5.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.7%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 34.7%
Median Gross Rent $822
Median House Value $155,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 38%
US/American 0%
English 6.1%
Irish 7%

Camden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 29 miles NE of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Kershaw
Standard Zip Codes 29020
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.246
Longitude -80.607

Camden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CAMDEN 3 W
Distance 2.5 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 74 F
Jul Temp 69 to 88 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Station BISHOPVILLE 8 NNW
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 54 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 75 F
Annual Precip 45.5 inches
Station KERSHAW 2 SW
Distance 18.7 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 46 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Camden, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Antioch (29020, 29021)

Dusty Bend (29020, 29021)

Kirkland (29020, 29021)

Kirkwood (29020, 29021)

Shamokin (29020, 29021)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bethune 308 $44,444
Bishopville 3,372 $31,071
Blythewood 2,113 $91,193
Heath Springs 873 $37,679
Kershaw 2,239 $30,833
Ridgeway 423 $47,604

Camden Public Libraries

Library
Kershaw County Library
1304 BROAD ST.
Camden, South Carolina
(803) 425-1508

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Camden Hospitals

KERSHAW COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER
(Government - Local)
HAILE AND ROBERTS STREETS, BOX 7003
(803) 432-4311
Emergency Service: Yes

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1022 EHRENCLOU DR
803-425-8930
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Student/teacher ratio: 15.1

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874 VOCATIONAL LANE
803-425-8982
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