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Demographic Statistics

South carolina

Number

Percent

Total population47,609100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male22,81147.9
Female24,79852.1
Under 5 years3,5487.5
5 to 9 years3,3547.0
10 to 14 years3,3137.0
15 to 19 years2,4855.2
20 to 24 years2,3394.9
25 to 34 years7,94516.7
35 to 44 years8,86918.6
45 to 54 years7,05214.8
55 to 59 years2,1604.5
60 to 64 years1,6443.5
65 to 74 years2,5095.3
75 to 84 years1,7473.7
85 years and over6441.4
Median age (years)35.9(X)
18 years and over35,66874.9
Male
16,72735.1
Female
18,94139.8
21 years and over34,58272.6
62 years and over5,82412.2
65 years and over4,90010.3
Male
2,0314.3
Female
2,8696.0
RACE
One race47,22099.2
White
42,92890.2
Black or African American
3,4537.3
American Indian and Alaska Native
800.2
Asian
5621.2
Asian Indian
1710.4
Chinese
1560.3
Filipino
500.1
Japanese
310.1
Korean
590.1
Vietnamese
310.1

Other Asian 1

640.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
100.0
Native Hawaiian
30.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
40.0
Samoan
20.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

10.0
Some other race
1870.4
Two or more races3890.8

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

White43,26590.9
Black or African American3,5297.4
American Indian and Alaska Native2000.4
Asian6721.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.1
Some other race3170.7
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population47,609100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)6351.3
Mexican
2360.5
Puerto Rican
1020.2
Cuban
380.1
Other Hispanic or Latino
2590.5
Not Hispanic or Latino46,97498.7
White alone
42,51589.3
RELATIONSHIP
Total population47,609100.0
In households46,94498.6
Householder
19,02540.0
Spouse
10,83122.7
Child
13,47428.3
Own child under 18 years
11,41424.0
Other relatives
1,2442.6
Under 18 years
4300.9
Nonrelatives
2,3705.0
Unmarried partner
7451.6
In group quarters6651.4
Institutionalized population
5691.2
Noninstitutionalized population
960.2
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households19,025100.0
Family households (families)12,85267.6
With own children under 18 years
6,44833.9
Married-couple family
10,83156.9
With own children under 18 years
5,29427.8
Female householder, no husband present
1,5838.3
With own children under 18 years
9435.0
Nonfamily households6,17332.4
Householder living alone
4,57724.1
Householder 65 years and over
1,1436.0
Households with individuals under 18 years6,73935.4
Households with individuals 65 years and over3,18716.8
Average household size2.47(X)
Average family size2.99(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units20,197100.0
Occupied housing units19,02594.2
Vacant housing units1,1725.8
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
1570.8
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.5(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)8.7(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units19,025100.0
Owner-occupied housing units14,06974.0
Renter-occupied housing units4,95626.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.61(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.05(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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