Parksville, South Carolina

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Parksville, South Carolina
Town
Location in McCormick County and the state of South Carolina.
Location in McCormick County and the state of South Carolina.
Coordinates: 33°47′9″N 82°13′8″W / 33.78583°N 82.21889°W / 33.78583; -82.21889Coordinates: 33°47′9″N 82°13′8″W / 33.78583°N 82.21889°W / 33.78583; -82.21889
Country United States
State South Carolina
County McCormick
Area
 • Total 0.7 sq mi (1.7 km2)
 • Land 0.7 sq mi (1.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 348 ft (106 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 120
 • Density 182.6/sq mi (70.5/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 29844
Area code(s) 864
FIPS code 45-54700[1]
GNIS feature ID 1230147[2]

Parksville is a town in McCormick County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 120 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Parksville is located at 33°47′9″N 82°13′8″W / 33.78583°N 82.21889°W / 33.78583; -82.21889 (33.785838, -82.218906).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.7 km²), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 120 people, 51 households, and 37 families residing in the town. The population density was 182.6 people per square mile (70.2/km²). There were 74 housing units at an average density of 112.6 per square mile (43.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 88.33% White, 9.17% African American, 0.83% Pacific Islander, 1.67% from other races.

There were 51 households out of which 25.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.6% were married couples living together, 5.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.5% were non-families. 17.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.35 and the average family size was 2.66.

In the town the population was spread out with 17.5% under the age of 18, 5.0% from 18 to 24, 27.5% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 25.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 45 years. For every 100 females there were 87.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 76.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $38,958, and the median income for a family was $39,583. Males had a median income of $42,188 versus $25,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $20,607. There were no families and 2.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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