Beware: These 12 Counties In South Carolina Have The Most Sex Offenders
Have you ever wondered how your county or even neighborhood stacks up against the rest of the Palmetto State for the number of registered sex offenders? Homefacts.com is a treasure trove of information on this topic. The resource had all the pertinent info we needed to rank the counties in South Carolina based on the number of registered sex offenders per 10,000 residents.
The national average is 15.47 sex offenders per every 10,000 residents. Here’s how the top 12 counties in South Carolina breakout:
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It’s important to remember that while all the persons counted to comprise the figures above have been convicted of a sex crime, the nature of the crimes could vary widely.
Disclaimer:All data in the above article was pulled from third party sources such as HomeFacts and City-Data. OnlyInYourState doesn’t guarantee the information above is perfectly accurate or current, although we have done our best to ensure that it is. For further questions, please consult the proper state agency.
Robin Jarvis is a travel and entertainment writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She spent more than two decades living on the coast in South Carolina and currently lives in the mountains of North Carolina - although she still makes it back to see family in South Carolina quite often. When she's not working, she loves to hike, kayak, and check out new adventures. Get in touch at [email protected]
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