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Demographics

People

Total Population5,287
Male Share of the Population46.4%
Female Share of the Population53.6%
Senior Citizens22.9%
Employed Population 16+1,719
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married28.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.2%
Median Earnings25+$20,558
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$17,061
Median Earnings With High School Degree$13,208

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,083
% Above Poverty Level73.2%
% Below Poverty Level26.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home3.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone38.6%
Median Gross Rent$676
Median House Value$110,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)53.8%
English9.8%
French Except Basque3.2%
West Indian2.3%
Jamaican2.3%
Irish1.7%
Italian0.6%
Welsh0.3%
Dutch0.2%
Czech0.2%
Danishn0.2%
German0.2%
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Walterboro Almanac

CategoryValue
County Colleton County
Standard Zip Codes29488
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude32.9
Approximate Longitude-80.67

Walterboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWALTERBORO 1 SW
Distance1.8 miles
Jan Temp34 to 58 F
Apr Temp50 to 77 F
Jul Temp70 to 92 F
Oct Temp53 to 77 F
Annual Precip49.2 inches
StationYEMASSEE
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp36 to 61 F
Apr Temp50 to 79 F
Jul Temp69 to 93 F
Oct Temp52 to 79 F
Annual Precip52.4 inches
StationHOLLY HILL
Distance33 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp51 to 77 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp55 to 78 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cottageville851$51,103
Reevesville215$53,393
Smoaks145$65,000
St. George2,159$55,357
Williams129$77,813
Yemassee873$42,500

Walterboro Public Libraries

Colleton County Memorial Library
600 HAMPTON STREET
Walterboro, South Carolina
(843) 549-5621

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Walterboro Hospitals

Colleton Medical Center
(Proprietary)
501 Robertson Blvd
(843) 782-2000

Walterboro Public Schools

Black Street Early Childhood Center
256 Smith Street
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-4516
Primary
Total Enrollment 405
Colleton County High
150 Cougar Nation Drive
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-0031
High
Total Enrollment 1622
Colleton County Middle
1379 Tuskegee Airmen Drive
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-0040
Middle
Total Enrollment 1377
Forest Hills Elementary
633 Hiers Corner Road
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-4512
Primary
Total Enrollment 727
Hendersonville Elementary
6089 Hendersonville Highway
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-0027
Primary
Total Enrollment 420
Northside Elementary
1929 Industrial Road
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-0015
Primary
Total Enrollment 565
Thunderbolt Career And Technology Center
1069 Thunderbolt Road
ZIP: 29488
(843) 782-4514
High

Walterboro Private Schools

Colleton Preparatory Academy
165 Academy Rd
ZIP: 29488
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 236
Faith Baptist Academy
64 Hendersonville Hwy
ZIP: 29488
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
First Baptist Kindergarten
125 S Memorial Ave
ZIP: 29488
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
North Walterboro Christian Academy
2177 N Jefferies Hwy
ZIP: 29488
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 110
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