Walterboro, SC (Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S)




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About Walterboro, SC (Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S)


Real Estate Prices and Overview

Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S median real estate price is $130,398, which is more expensive than 45.1% of the neighborhoods in South Carolina and 29.7% of the neighborhoods in the U.S.

The average rental price in Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S is currently $1,000, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. The average rental cost in this neighborhood is higher than 63.4% of the neighborhoods in South Carolina.

Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S is a rural neighborhood (based on population density) located in Walterboro, South Carolina.

Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S real estate is primarily made up of medium sized (three or four bedroom) to small (studio to two bedroom) single-family homes and mobile homes. Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of the residences in the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.

Home and apartment vacancy rates are 7.7% in Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S. NeighborhoodScout analysis shows that this rate is lower than 59.0% of the neighborhoods in the nation, approximately near the middle range for vacancies.

Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics

Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Walterboro, the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.

Notable & Unique: Length of Commute

Whether walking, biking, riding, or driving, the length of one's commute is an important factor for one's quality of life. The Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood stands out for its commute length, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis. Residents of the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood have the pleasure of having one of the shortest commutes to work of any neighborhood in America. 65.1% of the residents have a commute time from home to work (one way) of less than fifteen minutes. This is a higher proportion of residents enjoying a short trip to work than NeighborhoodScout found in 97.0% of U.S. neighborhoods. Less time commuting means more time for other things in life.


The Neighbors

The Neighbors: Income

How wealthy a neighborhood is, from very wealthy, to middle income, to low income is very formative with regard to the personality and character of a neighborhood. Equally important is the rate of people, particularly children, who live below the federal poverty line. In some wealthy gated communities, the areas immediately surrounding can have high rates of childhood poverty, which indicates other social issues. NeighborhoodScout's analysis reveals both aspects of income and poverty for this neighborhood.

The neighbors in the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood in Walterboro are lower-middle income, making it a below average income neighborhood. NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower than 70.7% of U.S. neighborhoods. With 35.4% of the children here below the federal poverty line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 78.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.

The Neighbors: Occupations

The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations shape the culture of a place.

In the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood, 36.4% of the working population is employed in executive, management, and professional occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 25.8% of the residents employed. Other residents here are employed in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations (19.8%), and 17.5% in manufacturing and laborer occupations.

The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry

Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly, why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.

In the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood in Walterboro, SC, residents most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as English (7.1%). There are also a number of people of German ancestry (6.8%), and residents who report Irish roots (6.6%), and some of the residents are also of Mexican ancestry (3.7%), along with some Scots-Irish ancestry residents (1.5%), among others.

The Neighbors: Languages

The most common language spoken in the Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.2% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.4%).

Getting to Work

How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike. The greatest number of commuters in Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S neighborhood spend under 15 minutes commuting one-way to work (65.1% of working residents), one of the shortest commutes across America.

Here most residents (78.2%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work. In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (19.4%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning a car useful for getting to work.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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AGE OF Walterboro, SC (Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S) HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S 0.101011101001110
Walterboro 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 5.04
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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S 0.101011101001110
Walterboro 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 32.93
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Jefferies Hwy / State Hwy S 0.101011101001110
Walterboro 0.101011101001110
South Carolina 35

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SC Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Thunderbolt Career And Technology Center
1069 Thunderbolt Road
Walterboro, SC, 29488
09-12
Black Street Early Childhood Center
256 Smith Street
Walterboro, SC, 29488
PK-KG
Northside Elementary
1929 Industrial Road
Walterboro, SC, 29488
01-05
Bells Elementary
12088 Bells Highway
Ruffin, SC, 29475
PK-05
Cottageville Elementary
648 Peirce Road
Cottageville, SC, 29435
PK-05
Forest Hills Elementary
633 Hiers Corner Road
Walterboro, SC, 29488
01-05
Colleton County High
150 Cougar Nation Drive
Walterboro, SC, 29488
09-12
Colleton County Middle
1379 Tuskegee Airmen Drive
Walterboro, SC, 29488
06-08
Hendersonville Elementary
6089 Hendersonville Highway
Walterboro, SC, 29488
PK-05

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