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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataSouth carolina

Demographic Statistics

Columbia, South carolina,

Number

Percent

Total population116,278100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male56,99949.0
Female59,27951.0
Under 5 years6,4785.6
5 to 9 years6,4955.6
10 to 14 years6,1955.3
15 to 19 years13,24811.4
20 to 24 years17,55615.1
25 to 34 years19,54116.8
35 to 44 years15,46613.3
45 to 54 years12,38110.6
55 to 59 years3,9483.4
60 to 64 years2,9882.6
65 to 74 years5,8465.0
75 to 84 years4,5954.0
85 years and over1,5411.3
Median age (years)28.6(X)
18 years and over92,90879.9
Male
44,86438.6
Female
48,04441.3
21 years and over79,20468.1
62 years and over13,73511.8
65 years and over11,98210.3
Male
4,3773.8
Female
7,6056.5
RACE
One race114,69198.6
White
57,23649.2
Black or African American
53,46546.0
American Indian and Alaska Native
2960.3
Asian
2,0081.7
Asian Indian
5700.5
Chinese
4530.4
Filipino
2160.2
Japanese
1090.1
Korean
3530.3
Vietnamese
1180.1

Other Asian 1

1890.2
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
1040.1
Native Hawaiian
290.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
300.0
Samoan
210.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

240.0
Some other race
1,5821.4
Two or more races1,5871.4

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White58,29550.1
Black or African American54,25646.7
American Indian and Alaska Native7170.6
Asian2,4692.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2170.2
Some other race2,1211.8
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population116,278100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)3,5203.0
Mexican
1,3871.2
Puerto Rican
8860.8
Cuban
1250.1
Other Hispanic or Latino
1,1221.0
Not Hispanic or Latino112,75897.0
White alone
55,99348.2
RELATIONSHIP
Total population116,278100.0
In households93,28880.2
Householder
42,24536.3
Spouse
13,30411.4
Child
24,59721.2
Own child under 18 years
19,16116.5
Other relatives
5,7114.9
Under 18 years
2,5862.2
Nonrelatives
7,4316.4
Unmarried partner
2,0931.8
In group quarters22,99019.8
Institutionalized population
6,0535.2
Noninstitutionalized population
16,93714.6
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households42,245100.0
Family households (families)22,13652.4
With own children under 18 years
10,73225.4
Married-couple family
13,30431.5
With own children under 18 years
5,63313.3
Female householder, no husband present
7,45617.6
With own children under 18 years
4,54810.8
Nonfamily households20,10947.6
Householder living alone
15,63337.0
Householder 65 years and over
4,1409.8
Households with individuals under 18 years12,13028.7
Households with individuals 65 years and over8,58020.3
Average household size2.21(X)
Average family size2.97(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units46,142100.0
Occupied housing units42,24591.6
Vacant housing units3,8978.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
2130.5
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)2.2(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)7.7(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units42,245100.0
Owner-occupied housing units19,28245.6
Renter-occupied housing units22,96354.4
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.29(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.14(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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