Florence SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
9

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Florence, South Carolina Info Snack

Florence /flrns/ is a city in Florence County, South Carolina, United States. It is probably best known for being the intersection of I-95 and I-20, and the eastern terminus of I-20. It is the county seat of Florence County and the primary city within the Florence metropolitan area. The area forms the core of the historical "Pee Dee" region of South Carolina, which includes the eight counties of northeastern South Carolina, along with sections of southeastern North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population of Florence was 37,056, and the estimated population in 2015 was 38,228.
Population
37,802
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$157,000
Median Income
$48,091
Median Rent
$759

Rankings for Florence in South Carolina

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Map Of Florence, SC

Population over time in Florence

Year Population % Change
2017 37,802 -0.1%
2016 37,840 -1.0%
2015 38,221 0.6%
2014 38,000 1.3%
2013 37,512 0.6%
2012 37,306 0.9%
2011 36,961 1.2%
2010 36,526 1.4%
2009 36,017 -
Crime/100k Florence SC USA
Violent Crime 957.2 488.3 368.9
Murder 21.2 7.7 5.0
Robbery 190.4 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 698.1 362.8 246.8
Property Crime 6510.0 3017.6 2199.5
Burglary 991.6 579.7 376.0
Larceny 5116.5 2156.0 1594.6
Car Theft 401.9 281.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Florence

White
46.7% (17,660)
African American
46.7% (17,661)
American Indian
0.2% (69)
Asian
2.0% (770)
Hawaiian
0.3% (110)
Other
0.2% (74)
Two Or More
1.6% (588)
Hispanic
2.3% (870)
Race Florence SC USA
White 46.7% 63.7% 61.1%
African American 46.7% 26.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 5.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Florence, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
9.6% (361,184)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (253,397)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (429,169)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.5% (395,300)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (500,120)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (688,005)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (403,953)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.1% (493,692)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (95,673)
$200,000 or more
4.2% (159,702)
Income Florence SC USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 767.5% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 552.1% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 1089.8% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.5% 1098.7% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 1400.7% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 1840.2% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 1210.8% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.1% 1206.9% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 428.8% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 4.2% 404.4% 697.9%

Gender in Florence

Female
55.6% (21,004)
Male
44.4% (16,797)
Gender Florence SC USA
Female 55.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Florence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (756)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,024)
High School / GED
30.0% (11,340)
Some College
20.0% (7,560)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,402)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (6,804)
Master's Degree
9.0% (3,402)
Professional Degree
2.0% (756)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (756)
Education Florence SC USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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