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Ulmer, South Carolina
Town
Location of Ulmer, South Carolina
Location of Ulmer, South Carolina
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Allendale
Area
 • Total 2.7 sq mi (7.1 km2)
 • Land 2.7 sq mi (7.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 161 ft (49 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 88
 • Density 32/sq mi (12.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 29849
Area code(s) 803
FIPS code 45-72880
GNIS feature ID 1227276

Ulmer is a town in Allendale County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 88 at the 2010 census.

History

The Williams House was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.

Geography

Ulmer is located at 33°5′48″N 81°12′28″W / 33.09667°N 81.20778°W / 33.09667; -81.20778 (33.096652, -81.207712).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.1 km2), of which 0.012 square miles (0.03 km2), or 0.48%, is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1900 150
1910 190 26.7%
1920 186 −2.1%
1930 199 7.0%
1940 169 −15.1%
1950 139 −17.8%
1960 168 20.9%
1970 109 −35.1%
1980 91 −16.5%
1990 90 −1.1%
2000 102 13.3%
2010 88 −13.7%
Est. 2015 78 −11.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 102 people, 40 households, and 27 families residing in the town. The population density was 103.9 people per square mile (40.2/km²). There were 54 housing units at an average density of 55.0 per square mile (21.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 85.29% White, 11.76% African American, 1.96% Native American, and 0.98% from two or more races.

There were 40 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, 2.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.5% were non-families. 27.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 17.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the town, the population was spread out with 31.4% under the age of 18, 2.9% from 18 to 24, 28.4% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 15.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 96.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.4 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $33,750, and the median income for a family was $53,333. Males had a median income of $26,667 versus $26,750 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,363. There were 11.5% of families and 11.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 41.7% of those over 64.

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