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Salley, South Carolina
Salley is located at 33°33'57" North, 81°18'15" West (33.565941, -81.304080).
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 410 people, 165 households, and 110 families residing in the town. The population density is 203.0/km² (529.0/mi²). There are 194 housing units at an average density of 96.0/km² (250.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 46.83% White, 49.27% African American, 1.71% Native American, 0.98% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. 0.24% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 165 households out of which 26.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% are married couples living together, 21.8% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% are non-families. 30.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 17.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 3.10.
In the town the population is spread out with 22.9% under the age of 18, 8.8% from 18 to 24, 26.1% from 25 to 44, 22.2% from 45 to 64, and 20.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 83.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 80.6 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $28,750, and the median income for a family is $41,250. Males have a median income of $39,063 versus $18,661 for females. The per capita income for the town is $12,250. 28.4% of the population and 28.6% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 46.1% of those under the age of 18 and 36.1% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
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