Cordova, South Carolina

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Cordova, South Carolina
Town
Location of Cordova, South Carolina
Location of Cordova, South Carolina
Coordinates: 33°26′N 80°55′W / 33.433°N 80.917°W / 33.433; -80.917Coordinates: 33°26′N 80°55′W / 33.433°N 80.917°W / 33.433; -80.917
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Orangeburg
Area
 • Total 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Land 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 249 ft (76 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 157
 • Density 347.0/sq mi (134.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 29039
Area code(s) 803
FIPS code 45-16855[1]
GNIS feature ID 1247385[2]

Cordova is a town in Orangeburg County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 157 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Cordova is located at 33°26′N 80°55′W (33.4348,-80.9201).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 133
1930 151 13.5%
1940 139 −7.9%
1950 175 25.9%
1960 209 19.4%
1970 205 −1.9%
1980 202 −1.5%
1990 135 −33.2%
2000 157 16.3%
2010 169 7.6%
Est. 2016 163 [3] −3.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 157 people, 59 households, and 47 families residing in the town. The population density was 347.0 people per square mile (134.7/km2). There were 64 housing units at an average density of 141.5 per square mile (54.9/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 97.45% White, 1.27% African American, and 1.27% from two or more races.

There were 59 households out of which 49.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 62.7% were married couples living together, 15.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 20.3% were non-families. 20.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.06.

In the town, the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 21.0% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 74.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $43,125, and the median income for a family was $46,875. Males had a median income of $36,750 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,332. About 15.8% of families and 18.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.2% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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