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Demographics

People

Total Population8,692
Male Share of the Population53.5%
Female Share of the Population46.5%
Senior Citizens15.6%
Employed Population 16+2,579
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married33.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.9%
Median Earnings25+$21,049
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,634
Median Earnings With High School Degree$17,269

Wealth

Median Family Income$37,006
% Above Poverty Level69.4%
% Below Poverty Level30.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.4%
Median Gross Rent$571
Median House Value$83,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)64.1%
Irish5.4%
English5.4%
German3.4%
African1.9%
Italian1.3%
Scottish0.9%
Cape Verdean0.3%
French Except Basque0.1%
Arab0.1%
Palestinian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Greek0.1%
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Bennettsville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Marlboro County
Standard Zip Codes29512
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.63
Approximate Longitude-79.68

Bennettsville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMCCOLL 3 NNW
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp33 to 54 F
Apr Temp49 to 76 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 75 F
Annual Precip39 inches
StationCHERAW
Distance12.7 miles
Jan Temp30 to 53 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp70 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip47.8 inches
StationHAMLET
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp28 to 53 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp67 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip49 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Blenheim149$53,542
Cheraw5,793$35,554
Clio769$42,500
McColl2,417$31,573
Patrick441$28,750
Society Hill586$43,056

Bennettsville Public Libraries

Marlboro County Library System
203 FAYETTEVILLE AVENUE
Bennettsville, South Carolina
(843) 479-5630

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Bennettsville Hospitals

Marlboro Park Hospital
(Proprietary)
1138 Cheraw St
(843) 454-8576

Bennettsville Public Schools

Bennettsville Intermediate
701 Cheraw Street
ZIP: 29512
(843) 479-5938
Primary
Total Enrollment 550
Bennettsville Primary
301 Jefferson Street
ZIP: 29512
(843) 479-5936
Primary
Total Enrollment 548
Marlboro County High
951 Fayetteville Avenue
ZIP: 29512
(843) 479-5900
High
Total Enrollment 1197

Bennettsville Private Schools

Depicam Christian Schools
633 State St Ext
ZIP: 29512
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 17
Marlboro Academy
1035 Bennettsville Fire Tower Rd
ZIP: 29512
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 245
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