Varnville, SC Population

Population: 2,074. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,048 (-1.3% change)
Males: 946 (45.6%), Females: 1,128 (54.4%)

Hampton County

Zip code: 29944

Median resident age: 34.4 years
Median household income: $33,357
Median house value: $73,500

Races in Varnville:

  • Black (60.3%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (38.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (9.6%), English (6.1%), German (6.0%), Subsaharan African (3.4%), Irish (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Elevation: 111 feet

Land area: 3.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Varnville

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 19.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Varnville town

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 48.2%
  • Separated: 6.1%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 8.3%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +114 (+5.8%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Varnville:

  • HAMPTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (503 CAROLINA AVE WEST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Varnville:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Varnville:

  • BEAUFORT MCAS /MERRITT FIELD/ (about 37 miles; BEAUFORT, SC; Abbreviation: NBC)
  • SAVANNAH/HILTON HEAD INTERNATIONAL (about 52 miles; SAVANNAH, GA; Abbreviation: SAV)
  • HILTON HEAD (about 52 miles; HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC; Abbreviation: HXD)
Other public-use airports nearest to Varnville:

  • HAMPTON-VARNVILLE (about 2 miles; HAMPTON, SC; Abbreviation: 3J0)
  • ALLENDALE COUNTY (about 16 miles; ALLENDALE, SC; Abbreviation: 88J)
  • RIDGELAND (about 27 miles; RIDGELAND, SC; Abbreviation: 3J1)
Amtrak station near Varnville:

  • 20 miles: YEMASSEE (MAIN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Varnville:

  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,971)
  • GEORGIA SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 58 miles; STATESBORO, GA; Full-time enrollment: 12,724)
  • ARMSTRONG ATLANTIC STATE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; SAVANNAH, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,945)
  • SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (about 61 miles; SAVANNAH, GA; Full-time enrollment: 4,565)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT AIKEN (about 66 miles; AIKEN, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,636)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 71 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,925)
  • CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 74 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,191)

Schools

Public high school in Varnville:

  • WADE HAMPTON HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 720; Location: 201 AIRPORT ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Varnville:

  • NORTH DISTRICT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 477; Location: 305 HAMPTON ROAD; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • VARNVILLE PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 473; Location: 395 EAST PINE ST.; Grades: PK – 04)