Shell Point, South Carolina

related topics
{household, population, female}
{area, part, region}

Shell Point is a census-designated place (CDP) in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 2,856 at the 2000 census. As defined by the U.S. Census Bureau, Shell Point is included within the Beaufort Urban Cluster and the larger Hilton Head IslandBeaufort Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Geography

Shell Point is located at 32°23′00″N 80°44′33″W / 32.383335°N 80.742372°W / 32.383335; -80.742372.[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 7.7 square miles (20.0 km2), of which, 6.1 square miles (15.8 km2) of it is land and 1.6 square miles (4.2 km2) of it (20.85%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,856 people, 1,040 households, and 803 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 467.4 people per square mile (180.5/km2). There were 1,103 housing units at an average density of 180.5/sq mi (69.7/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 77.56% White, 16.14% African American, 0.49% Native American, 1.61% Asian, 0.07% Pacific Islander, 2.56% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.97% of the population.

There were 1,040 households out of which 38.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.8% were married couples living together, 11.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.7% were non-families. 17.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.74 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 29.0% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 31.4% from 25 to 44, 21.2% from 45 to 64, and 9.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 98.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.5 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $39,957, and the median income for a family was $50,284. Males had a median income of $25,920 versus $23,490 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,222. About 6.5% of families and 9.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.7% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Full article ▸

related documents
Piney Green, North Carolina
West Livingston, Texas
Circle D-KC Estates, Texas
Wilson, Wyoming
Matoaca, Virginia
Lynnwood-Pricedale, Pennsylvania
Hidden Valley, Indiana
Mastic Beach, New York
Dover Plains, New York
Kicking Horse, Montana
Green, Oregon
Niverville, New York
Horine, Missouri
Gorman, North Carolina
Meadow Vista, California
Murphy, Missouri
Enochville, North Carolina
St. Stephens, North Carolina
Montgomery, Georgia
Lincoln Beach, Oregon
Pleasant Hill, Wilkes County, North Carolina
East Glenville, New York
Whitemarsh Island, Georgia
Bunker Hill, Oregon
Midway-Hardwick, Georgia
Northway Village, Alaska
Norway, Indiana
East Newnan, Georgia
Simonton Lake, Indiana
Moose Wilson Road, Wyoming