Camden SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
8

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Camden, South Carolina Info Snack

Camden is a city in Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States. It is the largest city and county seat of Kershaw County. The population was 7,126 in the 2016 census. It is part of the Columbia, South Carolina, Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Population
7,060
Unemployment
5.2%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$158,900
Median Income
$47,554
Median Rent
$681

1 Reviews & Comments About Camden

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I lived in Camden in the late 1980's and loved it. It's a beautiful, historic town.

Rankings for Camden in South Carolina

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Map Of Camden, SC

Population over time in Camden

Year Population % Change
2017 7,060 0.9%
2016 7,000 -0.2%
2015 7,017 0.5%
2014 6,982 0.7%
2013 6,931 0.4%
2012 6,900 0.7%
2011 6,852 0.1%
2010 6,843 0.6%
2009 6,805 -
Crime/100k Camden SC USA
Violent Crime 1289.0 488.3 368.9
Murder 13.9 7.7 5.0
Robbery 152.5 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 1094.9 362.8 246.8
Property Crime 6070.7 3017.6 2199.5
Burglary 859.3 579.7 376.0
Larceny 4906.4 2156.0 1594.6
Car Theft 304.9 281.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Camden

White
58.1% (4,100)
African American
36.7% (2,589)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (46)
Hispanic
4.6% (325)
Race Camden SC USA
White 58.1% 63.7% 61.1%
African American 36.7% 26.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.6% 5.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Camden, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
12.7% (89,893)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (47,576)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.9% (70,050)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (74,592)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.4% (87,263)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (123,364)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (82,004)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.1% (64,073)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (19,843)
$200,000 or more
6.7% (47,337)
Income Camden SC USA
Less than $10,000 12.7% 767.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 552.1% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.9% 1089.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 1098.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.4% 1400.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 1840.2% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 1210.8% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.1% 1206.9% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 428.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 6.7% 404.4% 697.9%

Gender in Camden

Female
57.2% (4,035)
Male
42.8% (3,024)
Gender Camden SC USA
Female 57.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 42.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Camden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (141)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (564)
High School / GED
26.0% (1,835)
Some College
20.0% (1,412)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (635)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (1,623)
Master's Degree
9.0% (635)
Professional Degree
3.0% (211)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Camden SC USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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