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? 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.