Rowesville, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 378. Estimated population in 2021: 366 (-3.2% change)
Males: 191 (50.5%), Females: 187 (49.5%)

Orangeburg County

Zip code: 29133

Median resident age: 34.3 years
Median household income: $30,833
Median house value: $53,900

Races in Rowesville:

  • Black (60.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (38.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (9.0%), English (4.8%), Irish (4.0%), German (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%), Italian (1.6%).

Elevation: 166 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rowesville

  • High school or higher: 62.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rowesville town

  • Never married: 26.9%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 6.0%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 6.8%

1.1% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+19.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Rowesville:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rowesville:

  • MC ENTIRE ANGS (about 38 miles; EASTOVER, SC; Abbreviation: MMT)
  • COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN (about 44 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Abbreviation: CAE)
  • SHAW AFB (about 49 miles; SUMTER, SC; Abbreviation: SSC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rowesville:

  • ORANGEBURG MUNI (about 6 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Abbreviation: OGB)
  • BAMBERG COUNTY (about 19 miles; BAMBERG, SC; Abbreviation: 99N)
  • ST GEORGE (about 27 miles; ST GEORGE, SC; Abbreviation: 6J2)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rowesville:

  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 6 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,971)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT COLUMBIA (about 45 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 19,682)
  • BENEDICT COLLEGE (about 47 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,880)
  • MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 47 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,958)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 60 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,925)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT AIKEN (about 63 miles; AIKEN, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,636)
  • CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 65 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,191)

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