Town of South Congaree News

Census Bureau: 76.74% of people in South Congaree were old enough to vote in 2017

Of the 2,408 citizens living in South Congaree in 2017, 1,848 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 South Congaree population was 2,408 in 2017

South Congaree, South Carolina had a population of 2,408 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily.

Census Bureau: More women than men in South Congaree in 2017

Of the 2,408 people living in South Congaree in 2017, 55.3 percent (1,332) were women and 44.7 percent (1,076) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Palmetto Business Daily

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

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

11 businesses in Lexington County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were 11 businesses with addresses in Lexington County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

3,103 businesses in Lexington County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 3,103 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

651 businesses in Lexington County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 651 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

90 businesses in Lexington County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 90 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

1,190 businesses in Lexington County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 1,190 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

850 businesses in Lexington County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 850 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

29 businesses in Lexington County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 29 businesses with addresses in Lexington County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

206 businesses in Lexington County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 206 businesses with addresses in Lexington 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.

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

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

Census Bureau: 2% of people in South Congaree identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 2,408 citizens living in South Congaree in 2017, 98% said they were only one race while 2% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

38.4% unemployed in South Congaree in 2017

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

South Congaree ranked 155th in state for resident earnings in 2017

South Congaree ranked 155th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

21.8% of households in South Congaree received food stamps in 2017

South Congaree ranked 164th 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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