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Census Tract 5, Columbia, South Carolina
Census Tract 5 is a Low-Income CommunityOpportunity Zone located in Columbia, South Carolina.
This 0.8 square milecensus tract has a population of approximately 2,200and is one of 9 Opportunity Zones in Richland County.
The adjacent map shows the location of this Opportunity Zone in South Carolina.
Census Tract 5 Demographics
The charts below illustrate how this Opportunity Zone compares to the broader city, county, and state on various socioeconomic indicators:
Median Household Income
This Opportunity Zone has a median household incomeof approximately $22,000, which is 61% lowerthan the median household income for the state of South Carolina of $56,000.
The percentage of households below the poverty line in this Opportunity Zone is 46%, which is 32% higherthan the rate for the state of South Carolina of 14%.
Median Home Value
This Opportunity Zone has a median home valueof approximately $89,000, which is 51% lowerthan the median home value for the state of South Carolina of $180,000.
This Opportunity Zone has a percentage of population with high school diplomaof approximately 81%, which is 7% lowerthan the rate for the state of South Carolina of 88%.
This Opportunity Zone has a median ageof approximately 27, which is 32% lowerthan the median age for the state of South Carolina of 40.
South Carolina OZ Funds
There are 8QOZ Fundsin the OpportunityDb database with an investment objective that specifically identify South Carolinaas a target market. Additional OZ funds may also invest in South Carolina; see a complete list of Opportunity Zone Funds here.
There are no Opportunity Zone Funds in the OpportunityDb databasewith a focus specifically on South Carolina properties.