Dorchester County, South Carolina state, USA

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Dorchester County, South Carolina, USA

Map of Dorchester County
Population
- Total:136.555 (2010)
- Density:237,9/sq mi (92,0/sq km)
Area
- Total:577 sq mi (1.492 sq km)
- Land:574 sq mi (1.485 sq km)
- Water:3 sq mi (7 sq km)
- % water:0,47 %
Latitude:+33.0821859
Longitude:-080.4046966

Basic information about the Dorchester County

The Dorchester County is located in the state of South Carolina. This county occupies 577 square miles, with 3 square miles being water areas. There are 136.555 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Dorchester County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (67.83%), followed by Black or African American (25.83%) and Two or More races (2.63%). There are 50.259 households in the county, while 73,32% of them are family households and 26,68% represent non family households. There are 7 cities and towns in Dorchester County. The most populated city is North Charleston city and the smallest town or village is Reevesville town.


Statistical data for the Dorchester County based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
136,555
White alone
92,62167.83 %
Black or African American alone
35,26625.83 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
9040.66 %
Asian alone
2,0521.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1460.11 %
Some Other Race alone
1,9781.45 %
Two or More races
3,5882.63 %

Statistical data for the Dorchester County

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
136,555
White alone
92,62167.83 %
Black or African American alone
35,26625.83 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
9040.66 %
Asian alone
2,0521.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1460.11 %
Some Other Race alone
1,9781.45 %
Two or More races
3,5882.63 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
136,555
Not Hispanic or Latino
130,48095.55 %
Hispanic or Latino
6,0754.45 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
136,555
Not Hispanic or Latino
130,48095.55 %
White alone
89,42768.54 %
Black or African American alone
34,86126.72 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
8530.65 %
Asian alone
2,0161.55 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
1270.10 %
Some Other Race alone
1760.13 %
Two or More races
3,0202.31 %
Hispanic or Latino
6,0754.45 %
White alone
3,19452.58 %
Black or African American alone
4056.67 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
510.84 %
Asian alone
360.59 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
190.31 %
Some Other Race alone
1,80229.66 %
Two or More races
5689.35 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
36
Male
35
Female
37

Household Type

Total
50,259
Family households
36,85073.32 %
Husband-wife family
26,43571.74 %
Other family
10,41528.26 %
Male householder, no wife present
2,39623.01 %
Female householder, no husband present
8,01976.99 %
Nonfamily households
13,40926.68 %
Householder living alone
10,85580.95 %
Householder not living alone
2,55419.05 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Dorchester County - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Dorchester County

City Alias ZIP Codes
DorchesterDorchester29437
GroverGrover29447
HarleyvilleHarleyville29448
North CharlestonCharleston29420
North CharlestonChas29420
North CharlestonN Charleston29420
North CharlestonNo Chas29420
North CharlestonNorth Charleston29420
ReevesvilleReevesville29471
RidgevilleRidgeville29472
Saint GeorgeSaint George29477
Saint GeorgeSt George29477
SummervilleKnightsville29483
SummervilleLadson29485
SummervilleLincolnville29485
SummervilleSumm29484, 29485
SummervilleSummerville29483, 29484, 29485

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