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People

Total Population 1,605
Male Share of the Population 46%
Female Share of the Population 54%
Senior Citizens 16%
Employed Population 16+ 763
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 50.1%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $60,069
% Above Poverty Level 94.3%
% Below Poverty Level 5.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 29.8%
Median Gross Rent $1,039
Median House Value $131,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24%
US/American 0%
English 7.5%
Irish 14%

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

Chapin Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 21 miles NW of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 79 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Lexington
Metro Area Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 29036
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.165
Longitude -81.361

Chapin 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 LITTLE MOUNTAIN
Distance 4 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 70 to 90 F
Oct Temp 51 to 73 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Station PARR
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 48 to 76 F
Annual Precip 45.7 inches
Station WINNSBORO
Distance 20.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 74 F
Annual Precip 45.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Lake Murray (29036)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Irmo 11,704 $65,770
Lexington 19,447 $76,653
Little Mountain 259 $71,667
Newberry 10,279 $38,899
Pomaria 102 $76,250
Prosperity 1,112 $54,412

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

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Chapin High Schools

CHAPIN HIGH SCHOOL
300 COLUMBIA AVENUE
803-345-2246
Serves 966 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.3

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