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People

Total Population 264
Male Share of the Population 47.7%
Female Share of the Population 52.3%
Senior Citizens 26.1%
Employed Population 16+ 100
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 59.1%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 4%
Median Earnings25+ $24,688
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,063
Median Earnings With High School Degree $24,063

Wealth

Median Family Income $32,125
% Above Poverty Level 79.5%
% Below Poverty Level 20.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 42 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 4%
% Using Public Transportation 6%

Housing

People Living Alone 24%
Median Gross Rent $475
Median House Value $46,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 74.6%
US/American 0%
English 2.3%
Irish 6.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Furman Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 40 miles N of Savannah, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 164 miles N of Jacksonville, Florida
County Hampton
P.O. Box Zip Codes 29921
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.681
Longitude -81.188

Furman 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 HAMPTON
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 60 F
Apr Temp 53 to 78 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 78 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station NEWINGTON
Distance 19 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 59 F
Apr Temp 51 to 77 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 53 to 77 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station YEMASSEE
Distance 19.7 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 61 F
Apr Temp 50 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 52.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Estill 2,244 $41,042
Gifford 363 $29,750
Hampton 2,726 $61,071
Ridgeland 4,030 $38,262
Scotia 163 $30,000
Varnville 2,277 $43,375

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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