South Carolina Williamsburg County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Williamsburg 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 Williamsburg County.

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1. Branch Library HEMINGWAY LIBRARY
Street Address: 306 North Main Street, Hemingway, SC 29554
Phone Number: (843) 355-7679 Williamsburg N/A N/A

2. Central Library WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 215 North Jackson Street, Kingstree, SC 29556
Phone Number: (843) 355-9486 Williamsburg N/A N/A

3. Bookmobile WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY LIBRARY BOOKMOBILE
215 North Jackson Street, Kingstree, SC 29556
Phone Number: (843) 355-7679 Williamsburg N/A N/A

4. Library System WILLIAMSBURG COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
215 North Jackson Street, Kingstree, SC 29556
Phone Number: (843) 355-9486 Williamsburg 49,893 90,314

Overview of Williamsburg County, South Carolina

Williamsburg County is a county located in the state of South Carolina. As of 2000, the population is 37,217. Its county seat is Kingstree.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,427 km² (937 mi²). 2,419 km² (934 mi²) of it is land and 8 km² (3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.32% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 37,217 people, 13,714 households, and 10,052 families residing in the county. The population density is 15/km² (40/mi²). There are 15,552 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (17/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 32.74% White, 66.26% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.20% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.16% from other races, and 0.48% from two or more races. 0.73% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 13,714 households out of which 34.50% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.30% are married couples living together, 22.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.70% are non-families. 24.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.69 and the average family size is 3.22.

In the county, the population is spread out with 28.60% under the age of 18, 9.00% from 18 to 24, 25.70% from 25 to 44, 23.60% from 45 to 64, and 13.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 87.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 81.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $24,214, and the median income for a family is $30,379. Males have a median income of $26,680 versus $18,202 for females. The per capita income for the county is $12,794. 27.90% of the population and 23.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 36.10% of those under the age of 18 and 25.90% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Greeleyville
  • Hemingway
  • Kingstree
  • Lane
  • Stuckey