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Chapin is a suburb in the Columbia Metro Area and in the Lexington County. It has a population of 1,543 and a population density of 779, which is 88% above the national average. It has a median age of 39, which is 2 years above the Columbia Metro median age and same as the national average.


Chapin has a median home value of $256,900, which is 5% above the Metro average.The average rent of $1,478 is 1% above the metro average rent and 29% below the national average rent. The average household income in Chapin is $77,917 , which is 18% above the Metro average household income and 4% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Chapin is 9. Chapin also has a crime index 120 that is below the Metro average and above the National average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Columbia.


$256,900Median Home Value
$242,785 Columbia Metro Area
$1,478Median Rent
$1,463 Columbia Metro Area
6 /10 - 10 /10
School Rating
120
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
1 hr 56 mins To Columbia Metro Area

Chapin Zip Code

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Chapin's population is made up of 49% married, 31% single, 13% divorced and 7% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 36%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 26%. Homeowners make up 83% of the population in Chapin.

1,543Population
847,804 Columbia Metro Area
779Population Density
  • 46% Male
  • 54% Female
39 Median Age
37 Columbia Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Chapin is $35,205. The Median Household Income is $77,917 and the Chapin Unemployment Rate is 9%.

$35,205Income Per Capita
$35,792 Columbia Metro Area
$77,917Median Household Income
$63,933 Columbia Metro Area
6% Poverty Rate
14% Columbia Metro Area
9% Unemployment Rate
6% Columbia Metro Area
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$256,900Median Home Value
$242,785 Columbia Metro Area
$1,478Median Rent
$1,463 Columbia Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Columbia Metro Area

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Renters
17%
Home Owners
83%
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6 /10 - 10 /10
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Top Schools in Chapin

Lexington 05 School District
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1531 Three Dog Road, Chapin, SC, 29036
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Lexington 05 School District
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1130 Old Lexington Highway, Chapin, SC, 29036
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Lexington 05 School District
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940 Old Bush River Road, Chapin, SC, 29036
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1 hr 56 mins
Columbia Metro Area
Commute To
Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
1 hr 48 mins
Medical College of Georgia Hosp
1 hr 39 mins
Augusta University-Summerville Cmps
1 hr 39 mins
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Chapin crime index is 120 which is higher than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Chapin.

120
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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