Cheraw SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
2/10
Housing
4
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
10

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Cheraw, South Carolina Info Snack

Cheraw (/tr/ ch-RAW, locally /r/ sh-RAW) is a town on the Pee Dee River in Chesterfield and Marlboro counties, South Carolina, United States. The population was 5,851 at the 2010 census and has the lowest per capita income level of any municipality of 5,000 or more residents in the Pee Dee region. It has been nicknamed "The Prettiest Town in Dixie". The harbor tug USS Cheraw was named in the town's honor.
Population
5,793
Unemployment
21.2%
Poverty
32.5%
Median Home
$109,900
Median Income
$23,209
Median Rent
$512

Rankings for Cheraw in South Carolina

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Map Of Cheraw, SC

Population over time in Cheraw

Year Population % Change
2016 5,793 -0.1%
2015 5,800 -0.2%
2014 5,809 -0.4%
2013 5,835 0.0%
2012 5,835 -0.1%
2011 5,838 0.2%
2010 5,828 -

Crime in Cheraw Per 100k

Crime Cheraw SC USA
Violent Crime 1213.2 506.2 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 121.3 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 1039.9 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 7209.7 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 1039.9 623.1 430.4
Larceny 5823.2 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 346.6 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Cheraw

White
31.0% (1,795)
African American
63.5% (3,676)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.5% (145)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.8% (49)
Hispanic
2.2% (128)
Race Cheraw SC USA
White 31.0% 63.9% 60.6%
African American 63.5% 27.1% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 1.4% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.3% 17.3%

Household Income For Cheraw, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
22.8% (1,320)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.8% (741)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.6% (903)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.2% (417)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (938)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.8% (683)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.8% (451)
$100,000 to $149,999
3.9% (225)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.0% (0)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (115)
Income Cheraw SC USA
Less than $10,000 22.8% 8.5% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.8% 6.2% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.6% 11.9% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.2% 11.4% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.8% 18.2% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.8% 11.5% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 3.9% 10.9% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.0% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 3.2% 5.7%

Gender in Cheraw

Female
56.2% (3,254)
Male
43.8% (2,538)
Gender Cheraw SC USA
Female 56.2% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 43.8% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cheraw for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.1% (467)
9-12th Grade
17.1% (989)
High School / GED
29.8% (1,728)
Some College
25.3% (1,464)
Associate's Degree
2.9% (168)
Bachelor's Degree
9.1% (529)
Master's Degree
3.4% (196)
Professional Degree
2.0% (117)
Doctorate Degree
2.3% (131)
Education Cheraw SC USA
< 9th Grade 8.1% 4.7% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 17.1% 9.3% 7.4%
High School / GED 29.8% 29.5% 27.5%
Some College 25.3% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 2.9% 9.1% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 9.1% 16.9% 18.8%
Master's Degree 3.4% 7.1% 8.2%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.3% 1.1% 1.3%

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