Colleton County

Colleton County, South Carolina

PO Box 157
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843) 549-1725
Fax: (843) 549-7215

In south-central SC, west of Charleston; organized 1798 from part of the Province of Carolina. Name Origin: For Sir John Colleton, an original lord proprietor

Area (sq mi):: 1133.21 (land 1056.36; water 76.86) Population per square mile: 37.50
Population 2005: 39,605 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 3.50%; 1990-2000 11.30% Population 2000: 38,264 (White 55.10%; Black or African American 42.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 2.00%). Foreign born: 1.20%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $14,831; median household $29,733; Population below poverty level: 21.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,103-$20,416
Unemployment (2004): 7.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.20% Median travel time to work: 32.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Tenders are invited for Colleton County Engineering Services
Colleton County School District - The Colleton County School District is located in South Carolina's low country and serves nearly 6,000 students.
George, April 16 to 18; Colleton County Rice Festival, April 23 to 25; Blessing of the Fleet & Seafood Festival, Mount Pleasant, April 25; Lowcountry Shrimp Festival, McClellanville, May 1; Aiken Lobster Race, Aiken, May 7; South Carolina Poultry Festival, Batesburg-Leesville, May 8; Taste
The Charleston Post and Courier reported that Colleton County deputies arrived and learned that the unidentified homeowner had fired his gun at the individual in the window, as the would-be intruder attempted to enter the home, but that the suspect had fled.
De Savary wants the Cherokee Plantation in Colleton County to be a meeting place for some of the most powerful people on the planet.
OTCBB: OCCM), a supplier of innovative Ethernet and IP-based loop carrier equipment to telecommunications companies worldwide, today announced Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative, an independent local exchange carrier (ILEC) serving Colleton County, S.
He has bought the 3700-acre Cherokee Plantation, Colleton County, for pounds 8million and plans to spend pounds 27million creating the most exclusive retreat in the world.
Colleton County requests a letter of interest and a current resume of qualifications from all interested consulting firms experienced in providing engineering and design services necessary for the preparation of preliminary plans, right of way plans, and final construction plans for transportation enhancement projects in Colleton County.
Questions regarding this solicitation must be emailed to John Stieglitz, Colleton County Capital Project and Purchasing Director at jstieglitz@colletoncounty.
Walterboro, located in southern South Carolina near the junction of US Highway 17A and Interstate Highway 95, is the largest city in Colleton County and the county seat.
Wilson Construction is currently a sub-contractor on the spec building project at the Colleton County Commerce Center, where the company is responsible for constructing the new frontage road.
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