South Carolina

Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of
payments, by county, December 2006

Category

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

105,527

11,771

93,756

18,760

62,452

24,315

41,181

45,190

Abbeville
Aiken
Allendale
Anderson
Bamberg

660
3,701
732
3,662
803

94
335
91
340
113

566
3,366
641
3,322
690

87
710
126
721
86

384
2,278
400
2,283
487

189
713
206
658
230

286
1,272
287
1,480
308

275
1,734
311
1,625
338

Barnwell
Beaufort
Berkeley
Calhoun
Charleston

1,043
1,762
2,954
502
7,265

104
218
325
85
765

939
1,544
2,629
417
6,500

176
337
514
67
1,251

624
1,018
1,808
278
4,332

243
407
632
157
1,682

392
693
1,111
236
2,763

454
721
1,270
204
3,079

Cherokee
Chester
Chesterfield
Clarendon
Colleton

1,391
958
1,677
1,775
1,778

125
97
197
264
158

1,266
861
1,480
1,511
1,620

228
200
215
239
270

890
543
1,020
965
1,112

273
215
442
571
396

575
373
726
796
674

620
434
676
747
740

Darlington
Dillon
Dorchester
Edgefield
Fairfield

2,854
1,736
2,226
662
850

373
234
207
87
119

2,481
1,502
2,019
575
731

507
265
417
108
144

1,593
938
1,381
362
462

754
533
428
192
244

1,101
723
771
293
338

1,247
766
936
285
345

Florence
Georgetown
Greenville
Greenwood
Hampton

5,190
1,552
7,658
1,564
983

678
168
757
161
111

4,512
1,384
6,901
1,403
872

831
272
1,541
301
144

2,968
905
4,672
944
586

1,391
375
1,445
319
253

2,057
633
2,915
608
400

2,137
588
3,507
686
405

Horry
Jasper
Kershaw
Lancaster
Laurens

4,580
671
1,352
1,350
2,039

488
95
150
124
156

4,092
576
1,202
1,226
1,883

865
128
273
280
395

2,654
354
787
808
1,313

1,061
189
292
262
331

1,960
291
514
505
777

1,937
296
554
602
879

Lee
Lexington
McCormick
Marion
Marlboro

1,095
3,334
294
1,722
1,502

185
265
44
281
201

910
3,069
250
1,441
1,301

165
688
30
244
198

532
2,061
172
920
874

398
585
92
558
430

529
1,203
126
787
662

431
1,407
113
670
596

Newberry
Oconee
Orangeburg
Pickens
Richland

966
1,291
4,018
1,746
7,067

127
137
583
143
655

839
1,154
3,435
1,603
6,412

161
196
588
287
1,567

565
814
2,304
1,158
4,144

240
281
1,126
301
1,356

429
548
1,623
704
2,308

403
541
1,678
739
3,008

County
Total,
South Carolina

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

SSI
recipients Amount of
also payments
receiving (thousands
OASDI of dollars)

(Continued)

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South Carolina
Table 3.
Number of recipients in state (by eligibility category, age, and receipt of OASDI benefits) and amount of
payments, by county, December 2006—Continued

Category
County
Saluda
Spartanburg
Sumter
Union
Williamsburg
York

Age

Total

Aged

Blind and
disabled

502
6,176
3,824
996
2,203
2,861

56
554
541
90
337
353

446
5,622
3,283
906
1,866
2,508

Under 18

18–64

65 or
older

92
1,113
636
186
323
588

287
3,846
2,148
620
1,213
1,645

123
1,217
1,040
190
667
628

SSI
recipients Amount of
also payments
receiving (thousands
OASDI of dollars)
207
2,265
1,513
379
930
1,110

204
2,807
1,632
421
905
1,235

SOURCE: Social Security Administration, Supplemental Security Record (Characteristic Extract Record format), 100 percent data.
CONTACT: Stella Coleman (410) 965-0157 or ssi.sc@ssa.gov.

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