Bethune is located close to the center of South Carolina. Bethune is between the Kershaw, Chesterfield, Lee county. Bethune has 1.10 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010, the total Bethune population is 334, which has shrunk 5.11% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 15.29% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Bethune median household income is $39,583 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 23.38% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 20.34% and is lower than the national average rate of 26.32%. Bethune median house value is $88,300 in 2008-2012 and has grown by 23.67% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 44.78% and is much lower than the national average rate of 51.67%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bethune is better than the state average in quality. The Bethune area code is 843.
Bethune, SC Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data