cheraw Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 456 14.1 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,185 36.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 884 27.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 379 11.7 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 324 10.0 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 2,321 71.9 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 571 17.7 % 17.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 5,809 - -
19 years old and under 1,396 24.0 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,287 22.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,680 28.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,446 24.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 5,543 98.9 % 84.8 %
Spanish 59 1.1 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,049 43.4 % 33.2 %
Married 767 31.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 150 6.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 451 18.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,028 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,493 82.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 535 17.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,122 70.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 35 1.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 180 5.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 271 8.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 324 10.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 33 1.1 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 17 0.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 46 1.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 310 10.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 347 11.5 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 447 14.8 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 556 18.4 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 587 19.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 623 20.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,448 47.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 58 1.9 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 860 28.4 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 74 2.4 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 36 1.2 % 0.4 %
None 17 0.6 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,985 34.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 3,753 64.7 % 13.1 %
Some Other Race 59 1.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 22,779 53,657
Median Family Income 36,203 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 16,434 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 90.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.59 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.6
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.07 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com