Town of Furman News

49.8% unemployed in Furman in 2017

49.8 percent of Furman residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Median business size in Hampton County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in Hampton County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

174 businesses in Hampton County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 174 businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

77 businesses in Hampton County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 77 businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Six businesses in Hampton County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were six businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Six businesses in Hampton County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were six businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

32 businesses in Hampton County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 32 businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

19 businesses in Hampton County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 19 businesses with addresses in Hampton County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

One business in 29921 had fewer than five employees in 2016

There was one business in South Carolina zip code 29921 that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Furman ranked 271st in state for resident earnings in 2017

Furman ranked 271st among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Total OASDI beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29921 unchanged in 2018

There were 70 total OASDI beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29921 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had same total beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Furman in 2017

Of the 236 people living in Furman in 2017, 55.1 percent (130) were women and 44.9 percent (106) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

Census Bureau: 81.36% of people in Furman were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 236 citizens living in Furman in 2017, 192 were old enough to vote as of Aug. 2, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau reports Furman population was 236 in 2017

Furman, South Carolina had a population of 236 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip 29921 unchanged in 2018

There were 55 total OASDI retired beneficiaries in South Carolina zip code 29921 in 2018, unchanged from 2017, which had 55 total retired beneficiaries, according to the official Social Security Administration website.

14.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Furman, South Carolina

14.8 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Furman, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 1.7% of people in Furman identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 236 citizens living in Furman in 2017, 98.3% said they were only one race while 1.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

23.9% of households in Furman received food stamps in 2017

Furman ranked 141st in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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