Chester ( South Carolina )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Chester compared with those of the South Carolina state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Chester (South Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 32,875

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 34,068

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -1,193 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -3.5%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 580.52

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 58.60

County of Chester (South Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,132

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 6.5%

South Carolina 6.6%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 8,328

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 25.3%

South Carolina 24.1%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 4,408

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 13.4%

South Carolina 12.8%

USA 12.4%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.9%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 51.9%

South Carolina 51.3%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.1%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 48.1%

South Carolina 48.7%

USA 49.3%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 8,442

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 27 minutes.

County of Chester (South Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 19,948

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 60.7%

South Carolina 68.5%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 12,421

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 37.8%

South Carolina 29.0%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 125

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 0.4%

South Carolina 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 116

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 0.4%

South Carolina 1.1%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 1

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 0.0%

South Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 264

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 0.8%

South Carolina 0.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 324

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 1.0%

South Carolina 3.5%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 19,708

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 59.9%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Chester 59.9%

South Carolina 65.4%

USA 66.4%

County of Chester (South Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 419

Deaths 2004 = 345

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 6

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 66.0%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Chester 66.0%

South Carolina 55.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 0.8%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Chester 0.8%

South Carolina 2.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 2.7%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Chester 2.7%

South Carolina 5.2%

USA 17.9%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 821

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 24,814

County of Chester (South Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 14,773

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 399

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 2.8%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Chester 2.8%

South Carolina 12.7%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 78.4%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Chester 78.4%

South Carolina 72.2%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 62,800

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 7%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Chester 7%

South Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 12,880

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.62

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 14,709

Median household income 2004 = $ 34,126

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 16.5%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Chester 16.5%

South Carolina 15.0%

USA 12.7%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 67.1%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Chester 67.1%

South Carolina 76.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 9.6%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Chester 9.6%

South Carolina 20.4%

USA 24.4%

County of Chester (South Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 16,369

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 1,685

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 10.3%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Chester 10.3%

South Carolina 6.5%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 14,807

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -1,317

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 1,978

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 531,165

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 35,873

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 555

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 9,035

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = -10.4%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Chester -10.4%

South Carolina -1.0%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,368

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 20,316

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,774

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 13.9%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,104,682

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 312,668

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 174,409

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 5,114

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 123

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 10,344

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 97,237

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 184,715

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 5,504

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