Total Population: 18,863

Total Caucasian Population: 46.6%

Total African American Population: 51.6%

Total Other Population: 1.8%

Total Population 18 and Over: 77.5%

Total Population 65 and Over: 19.9%

Courthouse: Linden

Median Household Income: $33,241

Per Capita Income: $25,635

High School Graduate: 83.8%

Bachelor Degree or Higher: 16.1%

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.