Sumter is the county seat of Sumter County, South Carolina, United States. The U.S. Census Bureau estimated the city's population was 39,643 at the 2000 census. The 2010 census puts the city at 40,524.
Today, the city retains its status as a major hub, both for industry and infrastructure. In modern times, the city has taken on additional dimension as a center for business culture and finance, as its rich historic homes, military support, and progressive educational institutions, and high crime rate come together to form a destination for the east central portion of South Carolina.
The median income for a household in the city was $39,264, and the median income for a family was $55,328. Males had a median income of $37,078 versus $32,002 for females. The per capita income for the city was $36,949. About 13.0% of families and 26.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.8% of those under age 18 and 15.3% of those age 65 or over.
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Beauty for Ashes - Category: Black Hair Care - 21 B Barnette Street
Sumter, SC (803) 934-9758
Blessed Hands - Category: Black Beauty Supply - 3681 Broad Street Ext.
Sumter, SC (803) 494-7390
Divas Beauty Supply - Category: Black Beauty Supply - 167 Brentwood Dr
Sumter, SC 29150 (803) 316-4945
Ebony & Ivory Styling Ctr - Category: Black Hair Salons - 307 Broad St
Sumter, SC (803) 775-4099
JC Penney Salon - Category: Black Hair Care - Sumter Mall 1057 Broad St
Sumter, SC 29150
Mama Leen - Category: Hair Salons - 7 Myrtle St
Sumter, SC (803) 773-6709
M B African Braids & Weave - Category: Black Hair Salons - 717 Broad St
Sumter, SC (803) 774-7666
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