Camden SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
7
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
1
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
7,017
Unemployment
6.9%
Poverty
17.2%
Median Home
$146,400
Median Income
$44,609
Median Rent
$786

Rankings for Camden in South Carolina

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1

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3

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4

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5

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6

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7

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8

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9

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10

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Map Of Camden, SC

Population over time in Camden

Year Population % Change
2016 7,017 0.5%
2015 6,982 0.7%
2014 6,931 0.4%
2013 6,900 0.7%
2012 6,852 0.1%
2011 6,843 0.6%
2010 6,805 -

Crime in Camden Per 100k

Crime Camden SC USA
Violent Crime 1561.4 506.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 237.0 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 1310.5 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 7179.7 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 989.8 623.1 430.4
Larceny 5911.1 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 278.8 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Camden

White
63.8% (4,475)
African American
30.2% (2,119)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (86)
Hispanic
4.8% (337)
Race Camden SC USA
White 63.8% 63.9% 60.6%
African American 30.2% 27.1% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 4.8% 5.3% 17.3%

Household Income For Camden, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
12.4% (870)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.8% (406)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.7% (820)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (813)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.2% (996)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.2% (926)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (1,010)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.3% (582)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (224)
$200,000 or more
5.1% (357)
Income Camden SC USA
Less than $10,000 12.4% 8.5% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.8% 6.2% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.7% 11.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.2% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.2% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 11.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.3% 10.9% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 5.1% 3.2% 5.7%

Gender in Camden

Female
56.3% (3,949)
Male
43.7% (3,067)
Gender Camden SC USA
Female 56.3% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 43.7% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Camden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.7% (260)
9-12th Grade
7.3% (515)
High School / GED
19.2% (1,349)
Some College
22.0% (1,543)
Associate's Degree
9.8% (690)
Bachelor's Degree
25.1% (1,764)
Master's Degree
9.6% (672)
Professional Degree
2.4% (170)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (50)
Education Camden SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.7% 4.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 7.3% 9.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 19.2% 29.5% 27.5%
Some College 22.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.8% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 25.1% 16.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 9.6% 7.1% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.4% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.1% 1.3%

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