Total Population: 21,029

Total Caucasian Population: 46.9%

Total African American Population: 51.7%

Total Other Population: 1.4%

Total Population 18 and Over: 76%

Total Population 65 and Over: 16.7%

Courthouse: Linden

Median Household Income: $32,940

Per Capita Income: $18,323

High School Graduate: 79.7%

Recent Verdicts

Workers’ Compensation – August 2, 2006 Minor v. Sumter Timber Co. Plaintiff suffered lower back injury when he picked up a large piece of wood in the line and scope of his employment with defendant resulting in 13% whole body impairment rating. VERDICT — $80,000 for Plaintiff.