Society Hill, South Carolina

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Society Hill, South Carolina

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Society Hill Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 11% Society Hill Low Violent Crime
Low Property Crime
(vs. State)
Top 15% Society Hill Low Property Crime

Comparative Profile of Society Hill, South Carolina

Comparing Society Hill 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
Racial Diversity 9 3
Age of the Population 8 9
Female Share of the Population 7 4
Senior Citizens 5 5
Male Share of the Population 4 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 9
Portion of People Married 5 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 4 7
Median Family Income 4 6
People Above Poverty 4 8
College Educated Adults 3 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Working at Home 6 9
Walking and Biking to Work 5 4
Short Commute Times 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Affordability of Rents 9 8
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 8
Housing Recently Built 7 6
People Living Alone 3 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 6 9
Low Property Crime 6 9

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Society Hill Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 66 miles SW of Fayetteville, North Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 74 miles SE of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Darlington
Standard Zip Codes 29593
Phone Area Codes 843
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.512
Longitude -79.851

Society Hill Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHERAW
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 53 F
Apr Temp 47 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station MCCOLL 3 NNW
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 49 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 50 to 75 F
Annual Precip 39 inches
Distance 22.6 miles
Jan Temp 35 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 53 to 75 F
Annual Precip 44.7 inches
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Society Hill Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 700 100%
Male 331 47.3%
Female 369 52.7%
Under 18 154 22%
18+ 546 78%
65+ 104 14.9%
Median Age 40.4
Average Family Size 3.03
White 311 44.4%
African-American 378 54%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 6 0.9%
Mixed Race 4 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 0.6%

Estimated Society Hill Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 697
Growth -3
Growth % -0.4%

Society Hill 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 57.1%
US/American 25.2%
Irish 4.3%
German 4.1%
Scotch-Irish 3%
English 2.6%
Swedish 1.5%
European 0.9%
Scottish 0.8%
African 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Society Hill 700 $37,875
Bennettsville 9,425 $29,272
Blenheim 137 $40,625
Cheraw 5,524 $31,136
Darlington 6,720 $33,971
Hartsville 7,556 $38,877
Patrick 354 $32,000
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