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Richland County, SC

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Richland County, SC
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatColumbia, SC
  • Population384,504
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 757.0700
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 507.8999

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010384,504173 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010507.90267 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)201848.2%111 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20185.2%1367 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201322 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20192.8%2577 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016739.302736 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201624.9%2103 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20168.401768 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201842.0%2261 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20161862 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)20158.6%2740 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201819.0%1531 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,433,613,000.00108 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)201711287 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201195.39749 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201972.3%853 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20190.80145 of 165
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20185282 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201112.491115 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2015$6,196,912.241 of 575
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$14,579,031,000.00114 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.7%1784 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201238.9%392 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201832304 of 1961
Inmates Executed, All Races (Cumulative Since 1977) (County)1977-2018634 of 198
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-201821861 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201010,35478 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201915,812.252406 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$811,000,000.00190 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$7,448,000,000.00233 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$214,000,000.00347 of 2178
Population (County)2050477,000202 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$205,459.001061 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050388,000168 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205061,000136 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,89542 of 2780
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