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Georgetown County
  • County in South Carolina

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B minus
  2. Housing
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade B
  4. Good for Families
    grade B
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B minus
  7. Weather
    grade B+
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Georgetown County is located in South Carolina with a population of 62,150. In Georgetown County, most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Georgetown County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Georgetown County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$197,700
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$958
National
$1,096
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    20%
  • Own
    80%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    1,033.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    8.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    92.4
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    126
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    814.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,350.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    243.6
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    28%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    27%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    national  11%

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