Georgetown SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8

Georgetown, SC Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Georgetown, South Carolina Info Snack

Georgetown is the third oldest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina and the county seat of Georgetown County, in the Lowcountry. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 9,163. Located on Winyah Bay at the confluence of the Black, Great Pee Dee, Waccamaw, and Sampit rivers, Georgetown is the second largest seaport in South Carolina, handling over 960,000 tons of materials a year. Georgetown is also the birthplace of former First Lady Michelle Obama's grandfather, Fraser Robinson. Many of Michelle Obama's relatives still reside in Georgetown.
Population
8,960
Unemployment
18.6%
Poverty
37.1%
Median Home
$158,000
Median Income
$31,273
Median Rent
$685

Rankings for Georgetown in South Carolina

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Map Of Georgetown, SC

Population over time in Georgetown

Year Population % Change
2017 8,960 -1.2%
2016 9,071 -0.1%
2015 9,079 -0.3%
2014 9,110 -0.6%
2013 9,162 -0.2%
2012 9,184 -0.7%
2011 9,253 -0.5%
2010 9,302 -

Crime in Georgetown Per 100k

Crime Georgetown SC USA
Violent Crime 1421.7 506.2 382.9
Murder 11.1 7.8 5.3
Robbery 88.9 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 1210.7 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 5820.3 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 722.0 623.1 430.4
Larceny 4831.7 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 266.6 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Georgetown

White
34.6% (3,102)
African American
57.5% (5,153)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.6% (500)
Hispanic
2.2% (199)
Race Georgetown SC USA
White 34.6% 63.8% 61.5%
African American 57.5% 27.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.6% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Georgetown, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
19.3% (172,928)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.3% (83,328)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (146,048)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (82,432)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (137,088)
$50,000 to $74,999
10.7% (95,872)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.9% (79,744)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (73,472)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (20,608)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (4,480)
Income Georgetown SC USA
Less than $10,000 19.3% 8.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 11.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 11.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 14.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 10.7% 18.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.9% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 11.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Georgetown

Female
57.6% (5,157)
Male
42.4% (3,802)
Gender Georgetown SC USA
Female 57.6% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 42.4% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Georgetown for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.1% (280)
9-12th Grade
10.8% (966)
High School / GED
33.4% (2,996)
Some College
24.0% (2,150)
Associate's Degree
12.5% (1,121)
Bachelor's Degree
9.4% (838)
Master's Degree
5.5% (496)
Professional Degree
0.8% (76)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (35)
Education Georgetown SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.1% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 10.8% 9.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 33.4% 29.4% 27.3%
Some College 24.0% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.5% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.4% 17.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.5% 7.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.1% 1.4%

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