South Carolina Pickens County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Pickens County, South Carolina. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in South Carolina Pickens County.

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1. Central Library CAPTAIN KEMBERLY HAMPTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 304 Biltmore Road, Easley, SC 29640
Phone Number: (864) 850-7077 Pickens N/A N/A

2. Branch Library CENTRAL CLEMSON REGIONAL BRANCH
Street Address: 105 Commons Way, Central, SC 29630
Phone Number: (864) 639-2711 Pickens N/A N/A

3. Library System PICKENS COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
304 Biltmore Road, Easley, SC 29641
Phone Number: (864) 850-7077 Pickens 428,550 355,840

4. Branch Library SARLIN COMMUNITY BRANCH
Street Address: 15 South Palmetto Street, Liberty, SC 29657
Phone Number: (864) 843-5805 Pickens N/A N/A

5. Branch Library VILLAGE BRANCH LIBRARY
Street Address: 124 North Catherine Street, Pickens, SC 29671
Phone Number: (864) 898-5747 Pickens N/A N/A

Overview of Pickens County, South Carolina

Pickens County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. As of 2000, the population is 110,757. Its county seat is Pickens.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,326 km² (512 mi²). 1,287 km² (497 mi²) of it is land and 39 km² (15 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.92% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 110,757 people, 41,306 households, and 28,459 families residing in the county. The population density is 86/km² (223/mi²). There are 46,000 housing units at an average density of 36/km² (93/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 90.27% White, 6.82% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 1.18% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.70% from other races, and 0.85% from two or more races. 1.70% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 41,306 households out of which 31.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.60% are married couples living together, 9.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.10% are non-families. 23.30% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.20% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.50 and the average family size is 2.95.

In the county, the population is spread out with 22.30% under the age of 18, 17.50% from 18 to 24, 27.60% from 25 to 44, 21.20% from 45 to 64, and 11.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 99.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,214, and the median income for a family is $44,507. Males have a median income of $31,795 versus $22,600 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,434. 13.70% of the population and 7.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 12.20% of those under the age of 18 and 11.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Arial
  • Central
  • Clemson
  • Easley
  • Liberty
  • Norris
  • Pickens
  • Six Mile