Sycamore, South Carolina

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Sycamore, South Carolina
Town
Location of Sycamore, South Carolina
Location of Sycamore, South Carolina
Coordinates: 33°2′19″N 81°13′19″W / 33.03861°N 81.22194°W / 33.03861; -81.22194Coordinates: 33°2′19″N 81°13′19″W / 33.03861°N 81.22194°W / 33.03861; -81.22194
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Allendale
Area
 • Total 3.2 sq mi (8.2 km2)
 • Land 3.2 sq mi (8.2 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 148 ft (45 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 180
 • Density 57/sq mi (21.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 29846
Area code(s) 803
FIPS code 45-70900[1]
GNIS feature ID 1227007[2]

Sycamore is a town in Allendale County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 180 as of the 2010 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Sycamore is located at 33°2′19″N 81°13′19″W / 33.03861°N 81.22194°W / 33.03861; -81.22194 (33.038490, -81.222032)[4].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 3.2 square miles (8.2 km2), of which 0.008 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.29%, is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 185 people, 81 households, and 54 families residing in the town. The population density was 58.3 people per square mile (22.5/km²). There were 93 housing units at an average density of 29.3 per square mile (11.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 61.62% White, 35.14% African American, 0.54% Native American, 0.54% from other races, and 2.16% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.16% of the population.

There were 81 households out of which 22.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.1% were married couples living together, 13.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 29.6% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.28 and the average family size was 2.85.

In the town the population was spread out with 18.9% under the age of 18, 8.1% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 25.4% from 45 to 64, and 21.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females there were 94.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.9 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $28,333, and the median income for a family was $40,625. Males had a median income of $35,500 versus $18,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,297. About 6.8% of families and 10.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.5% of those under the age of eighteen and 16.7% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Sycamore town, South Carolina". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved August 7, 2013. 
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.