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Demographics

People

Total Population893
Male Share of the Population44.6%
Female Share of the Population55.4%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+370
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married34.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.3%
Median Earnings25+$23,672
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$40,536
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,036
% Above Poverty Level81%
% Below Poverty Level19%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home6.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.3%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.4%
Median Gross Rent$756
Median House Value$86,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)58.7%
German10.3%
Irish10.3%
English7.1%
Italian2.6%
Polish1.2%
Dutch0.6%
Scottish0.6%
Portuguese0.3%
French Except Basque0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Canadian0.1%
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Swansea Almanac

CategoryValue
County Lexington County
Standard Zip Codes29160
Phone Area Codes803
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.73
Approximate Longitude-81.1

Swansea Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPELION 4 NW
Distance9.8 miles
Jan Temp34 to 56 F
Apr Temp49 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip51 inches
StationCOLUMBIA UNIV OF SC
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp37 to 58 F
Apr Temp53 to 80 F
Jul Temp72 to 95 F
Oct Temp54 to 79 F
Annual Precip47.1 inches
StationORANGEBURG 2
Distance22.1 miles
Jan Temp34 to 57 F
Apr Temp49 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp51 to 77 F
Annual Precip47.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Gaston1,388$53,289
Livingston157$60,000
Neeses318$52,143
North795$30,208
Pelion707$64,609
South Congaree2,272$45,781

Swansea Public Schools

Lexington Four Early Childhood Center
135 Lewis Rast Road
ZIP: 29160
(803) 568-1350
Primary
Total Enrollment 597
Sandhills Elementary
130 Lewis Rast Road
ZIP: 29160
(803) 568-1200
Primary
Total Enrollment 527
Sandhills Primary
140 Lewis Rast Road
ZIP: 29160
(803) 568-1250
Primary
Total Enrollment 529
Sandy Run School
450 Old Swamp Road
ZIP: 29160
(803) 655-2746
Primary
Total Enrollment 675
Swansea High
500 East First Street
ZIP: 29160
(803) 568-1100
High
Total Enrollment 635
Swansea High Freshman Academy
1195 I. W. Hutto Road
ZIP: 29160
(803) 568-1050
Other
Total Enrollment 258

Swansea Private Schools

Foundation Christian School
2153 Old State Rd
ZIP: 29160
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 8
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