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Demographics

People

Total Population6,751
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+2,237
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married40.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.2%
Median Earnings25+$27,074
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$14,053
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,302

Wealth

Median Family Income$35,201
% Above Poverty Level69.7%
% Below Poverty Level30.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation1.1%

Housing

People Living Alone24.9%
Median Gross Rent$634
Median House Value$69,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)74.5%
English4.4%
Irish2.6%
West Indian1.9%
Scottish1%
African0.8%
Haitian0.7%
German0.7%
Italian0.4%
Arab0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Jamaican0.1%
Polish0.1%
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Lake City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Florence County
Standard Zip Codes29560
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.86
Approximate Longitude-79.75

Lake City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLAKE CITY 2 SE
Distance1.9 miles
Jan Temp32 to 56 F
Apr Temp47 to 76 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches
StationMANNING
Distance29.9 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp50 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.2 inches
StationSUMTER
Distance34.4 miles
Jan Temp34 to 56 F
Apr Temp49 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Coward731$36,813
Kingstree3,232$35,950
Olanta525$28,875
Pamplico1,186$47,454
Scranton755$48,750
Turbeville1,013$39,583

Lake City Hospitals

Lake City Community Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
258 N Ron Mcnair Blvd
(843) 374-2036

Lake City Public Schools

J. Paul Truluck Intermediate
319 Carlisle Street
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-8685
Middle
Total Enrollment 283
Lake City College Preparatory Academy
1009 East Main Street
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-0128
Lake City Early Childhood Center
906 Matthews Road
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-2353
Primary
Total Enrollment 495
Lake City Elementary
906 North Matthews Road
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-2353
Lake City High
652 North Matthews Road
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-3321
High
Total Enrollment 888
Lake City High Early Childhood Center
652 Matthews Road
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-5517
Main Street Elementary
318 East Main Street
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-2221
Primary
Total Enrollment 422
Ronald E. Mcnair Junior High
311 Carver Street
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-8651
Middle
Total Enrollment 551
Ronald E. Mcnair Middle
319 Carver Street
ZIP: 29560
(843) 374-8651

Lake City Private Schools

Carolina Academy
351 N Country Club Rd
ZIP: 29560
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 164
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