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People

Total Population 754
Male Share of the Population 43.5%
Female Share of the Population 56.5%
Senior Citizens 10.6%
Employed Population 16+ 408
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 46%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.2%
Median Earnings25+ $37,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,000
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,393
% Above Poverty Level 88.3%
% Below Poverty Level 11.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 2.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 12.5%
Median Gross Rent $900
Median House Value $122,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 26.9%
US/American 0%
English 10.2%
Irish 16.3%

Pelion Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles SW of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Lexington
Metro Area Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 29123
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.763
Longitude -81.245

Pelion 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 PELION 4 NW
Distance 3.4 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 COLUMBIA UNIV OF SC
Distance 20.1 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
Station ORANGEBURG 2
Distance 29.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 57 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 77 F
Annual Precip 47.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Thor (29123)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Gaston 1,571 $44,236
North 883 $41,250
Perry 300 $14,773
South Congaree 2,475 $42,083
Swansea 708 $58,125
Wagener 696 $28,750
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Pelion High Schools

PELION HIGH SCHOOL
758 MAGNOLIA ST
803-894-3377
Serves 712 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.1

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