Gilbert, South Carolina

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Gilbert, South Carolina

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High Points

Gilbert strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):

Category Trophy
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 12% Gilbert People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 13% Gilbert Median Family Income
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 14% Gilbert Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Gilbert, South Carolina

Comparing Gilbert to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Racial Diversity 8 2
Well-Paid Single Women 7 7
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Male Share of the Population 6 8
Female Share of the Population 5 3
Age of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 9 10
Portion of People Married 7 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 9
College Educated Adults 8 7
People in Middle Class or Better 8 9
People Above Poverty 7 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Working at Home 4 7
Public Transportation Use 4 3
Short Commute Times 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 3
Affordability of Rents 5 4
People Living Alone 2 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Gilbert Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles W of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 95 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Lexington
Metro Area Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 29054
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.924
Longitude -81.393

Gilbert Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 16 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station PELION 4 NW
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Station SALUDA
Distance 22 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47.7 inches
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Gilbert Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 500 100%
Male 242 48.4%
Female 258 51.6%
Under 18 166 33.2%
18+ 334 66.8%
65+ 39 7.8%
Median Age 31.9
Average Family Size 3.05
White 473 94.6%
African-American 18 3.6%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 6 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.6%

Estimated Gilbert Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 552
Growth 52
Growth % 10.4%

Gilbert Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 34.4%
German 27.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.7%
Irish 7.4%
English 7.1%
Scotch-Irish 3.8%
Scottish 3%
Slovak 1.1%
Italian 1.1%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Hungarian 0.8%
British 0.8%
Canadian 0.5%
Belgian 0.3%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Gilbert 500 $52,500
Batesburg-Leesville 5,517 $40,040
Lexington 9,793 $65,694
Monetta 220 $39,167
Pelion 553 $47,917
South Congaree 2,266 $39,250
Summit 219 $35,625
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Gilbert High Schools (2004)

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Student/teacher ratio: 14.7

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