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 officials are interested in trashing their trucking operations in the Solid Waste Department.
com)-- The Sea Islands Region of Young Democrats of South Carolina (YDSC | Sea Islands Region) is excited to announce the creation of two new positions on its executive council: Jasper County Representative and Colleton County Representative.
61) Wilkinson Family Papers, Colleton County, South Carolina property tax bill, March 22, 1871, $400.
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.
PURPOSE The Colleton County School District is inviting qualified contractors to submit bids for Visitor Management Kiosk product: Touch Screen Kiosk with integrated speakers, camera, multipurpose bar code scanner, built in WiFi and printer Operate using Windows 7 Professional A minimum of 1 year warranty on parts and labor.
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.
A Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) opens in Colleton County on Wednesday at 1 p.
Security shall be in the form of a certified check or bid bond made payable to Colleton County, and shall be for an amount equal to not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid.