Dorchester ( South Carolina )

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

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 118,979

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 96,413

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 22,638 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 23.5%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 574.73

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 167.70

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 7,485

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

Dorchester 6.3%

South Carolina 6.6%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 30,142

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

Dorchester 25.3%

South Carolina 24.1%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 11,170

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

Dorchester 9.4%

South Carolina 12.8%

USA 12.4%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Dorchester 51.0%

South Carolina 51.3%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Dorchester 49%

South Carolina 48.7%

USA 49.3%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 17,497

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 28 minutes.

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 85,112

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dorchester 71.5%

South Carolina 68.5%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 29,859

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dorchester 25.1%

South Carolina 29.0%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 746

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

Dorchester 0.6%

South Carolina 0.4%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,657

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Dorchester 1.4%

South Carolina 1.1%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 108

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

Dorchester 0.1%

South Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 1,497

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

Dorchester 1.3%

South Carolina 0.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 3,272

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

Dorchester 2.8%

South Carolina 3.5%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 82,209

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 69.1%

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

Dorchester 69.1%

South Carolina 65.4%

USA 66.4%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) More population data

Births 2004 = 1,476

Deaths 2004 = 728

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 12

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 52.4%

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

Dorchester 52.4%

South Carolina 55.9%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.8%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Dorchester 2.8%

South Carolina 2.9%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 5.0%

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

Dorchester 5.0%

South Carolina 5.2%

USA 17.9%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 2,956

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 26,207

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 45,541

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 8,326

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 22.4%

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

Dorchester 22.4%

South Carolina 12.7%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 75.0%

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

Dorchester 75.0%

South Carolina 72.2%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 104,600

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 14%

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

Dorchester 14%

South Carolina 16%

USA 26%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 34,709

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.72

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 18,840

Median household income 2004 = $ 47,124

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 11.8%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Dorchester 11.8%

South Carolina 15.0%

USA 12.7%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 82.2%

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

Dorchester 82.2%

South Carolina 76.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 21.4%

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

Dorchester 21.4%

South Carolina 20.4%

USA 24.4%

County of Dorchester (South Carolina) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 58,809

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 3,050

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.2%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Dorchester 5.2%

South Carolina 6.5%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 37,025

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 2,930

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 5,630

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 1,248,137

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 33,711

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 2,045

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 23,317

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 0.9%

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

Dorchester 0.9%

South Carolina -1.0%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 6,883

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 77,147

Total number of firms 2002 = 7,060

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 12.5%

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 = 2.1%

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 = 37.6%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 720,841

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 318,748

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 696,055

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 6,878

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 1,714

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 277,397

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 57,773

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 504,666

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 4,716

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