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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South Carolina: Beaufort County, Berkeley County, Charleston County, Colleton County, Dorchester County, Georgetown County, Horry County, Jasper County
The Colleton County Sheriff's Office said Cristina was incapable of caring for herself and was inside the car until she was "beyond help," and died, according to WCIV.
First responders in ( Colleton County, South Carolina , were called out to check a seemingly abandoned car near the Low Country Highway.
Harris was booked into the Colleton County jail in South Carolina pending extradition to Florida.
They have worked on several structures listed on the National Register of Historic Places the Middleton Place rice mill, Aiken-Rhett House, Colleton County Courthouse, Conway City Hall and the Old Slave Mart in downtown Charleston.
Summary: Colleton County (South Carolina) [United States], Apr 30 (ANI): At least seventeen people have been wounded when a charter bus carrying a high school chorus team crashed early on Sunday morning (local time) in South Carolina's Colleton County in the United States (US).
* Former rapper Craig Mack, best known for the platinum 1994 hit "Flava in Ya Ear" died Monday in South Carolina of natural causes, the Colleton County coroner said.
Instead, she became an attorney, infiltrating the old boy network that still rules the tobacco country of Colleton County, North Carolina.
Colleton County officials are interested in trashing their trucking operations in the Solid Waste Department.
Hardeeville, SC, March 15, 2016 --( 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.