Duncan, SC

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Duncan Profile


Overview

Duncan is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,626 people and just one neighborhood, Duncan is the 108th largest community in South Carolina. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Duncan, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Duncan, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Duncan’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Duncan does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $45,036.00.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Duncan, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.72% of Duncan’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Duncan is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Duncan who work in food service (11.75%), sales jobs (10.04%), and management occupations (8.74%).

Setting & Lifestyle

Duncan Demographics

The population of Duncan overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Duncan, 24.56% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Duncan in 2018 was $19,985, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,940 for a family of four.

Duncan is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Duncan home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Duncan residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Duncan include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Duncan is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Duncan, SC HOMES

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TYPE OF Duncan, SC HOMES

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated May 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Migration & Mobility

 

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Occupations

 

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Education

 

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Duncan VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

(100 is safest)


Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Duncan Property CRIMES

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

(100 is best)

Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to SC* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Beech Springs Intermediate School
200 South Danzler Road
Duncan, SC 29334
05-06
River Ridge Elementary School
5960 Reidville Road
Moore, SC 29369
PK-04
Berry Shoals Intermediate School
300 Shoals Road
Duncan, SC 29334
05-06
Florence Chapel Middle School
290 Shoals Road
Duncan, SC 29334
07-08
Duncan Elementary School Of The Arts
100 South Danzler Road
Duncan, SC 29334
PK-04
Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology School
864 Syphrit Road
Wellford, SC 29385
PK-04
James F. Byrnes High School
150 East Main Street
Duncan, SC 29334
09-12
D. R. Hill Middle School
1303 Holly Springs Road
Lyman, SC 29365
07-08
James Byrnes Freshman Academy School
100 Rowe Street
Duncan, SC 29334
09-09
Abner Creek Academy School
2050 Abner Creek Road
Duncan, SC 29334
PK-04
* 10 is highest

Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

SPARTANBURG 05


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to South Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of SC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

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School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
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Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.0% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.4% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.5% 3.7%

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