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Demographic Statistics

South carolina

Number

Percent

Total population27,752100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male13,15647.4
Female14,59652.6
Under 5 years1,9327.0
5 to 9 years2,2608.1
10 to 14 years2,4278.7
15 to 19 years2,0037.2
20 to 24 years1,5155.5
25 to 34 years4,04114.6
35 to 44 years4,61816.6
45 to 54 years3,93314.2
55 to 59 years1,2044.3
60 to 64 years8793.2
65 to 74 years1,4985.4
75 to 84 years1,0453.8
85 years and over3971.4
Median age (years)34.4(X)
18 years and over19,78371.3
Male
9,05432.6
Female
10,72938.7
21 years and over18,84067.9
62 years and over3,46112.5
65 years and over2,94010.6
Male
1,0833.9
Female
1,8576.7
RACE
One race27,37998.7
White
21,42177.2
Black or African American
5,37919.4
American Indian and Alaska Native
1290.5
Asian
2480.9
Asian Indian
240.1
Chinese
540.2
Filipino
770.3
Japanese
200.1
Korean
250.1
Vietnamese
300.1

Other Asian 1

180.1
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
160.1
Native Hawaiian
20.0
Guamanian or Chamorro
40.0
Samoan
00.0

Other Pacific Islander 2

100.0
Some other race
1860.7
Two or more races3731.3

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

White21,70378.2
Black or African American5,52919.9
American Indian and Alaska Native2570.9
Asian3501.3
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander400.1
Some other race2761.0
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population27,752100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)5472.0
Mexican
2140.8
Puerto Rican
1220.4
Cuban
290.1
Other Hispanic or Latino
1820.7
Not Hispanic or Latino27,20598.0
White alone
21,13176.1
RELATIONSHIP
Total population27,752100.0
In households27,14497.8
Householder
10,39137.4
Spouse
5,71820.6
Child
8,81531.8
Own child under 18 years
7,20826.0
Other relatives
1,1344.1
Under 18 years
5612.0
Nonrelatives
1,0863.9
Unmarried partner
5041.8
In group quarters6082.2
Institutionalized population
2661.0
Noninstitutionalized population
3421.2
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households10,391100.0
Family households (families)7,52572.4
With own children under 18 years
4,06339.1
Married-couple family
5,71855.0
With own children under 18 years
2,87627.7
Female householder, no husband present
1,45014.0
With own children under 18 years
9729.4
Nonfamily households2,86627.6
Householder living alone
2,39323.0
Householder 65 years and over
8718.4
Households with individuals under 18 years4,40742.4
Households with individuals 65 years and over2,00219.3
Average household size2.61(X)
Average family size3.08(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units11,087100.0
Occupied housing units10,39193.7
Vacant housing units6966.3
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
440.4
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.7(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)6.8(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units10,391100.0
Owner-occupied housing units6,82765.7
Renter-occupied housing units3,56434.3
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.81(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2.23(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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