Abbeville County, South Carolina Population 2018

Abbeville County, South Carolina's estimated population is 24,722 with a growth rate of -0.92% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Abbeville County, South Carolina is the 37th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,722-229-0.92%
201624,9512340.95%
201624,717-85-0.34%
201524,80220.01%
201424,800-101-0.41%
201324,901-118-0.47%
201225,019-63-0.25%
201125,082-246-0.97%
201025,3281,4666.14%
199023,8621,2355.46%
198022,6271,5157.18%
197021,112-305-1.42%
196021,417-1,039-4.63%
195022,456-475-2.07%
194022,931-392-1.68%
193023,323-3,816-14.06%
192027,139-7,665-22.02%
191034,8041,4044.20%
190033,400-13,454-28.71%
189046,8546,03914.80%
188040,8159,68631.12%
187031,129-1,256-3.88%
186032,385670.21%
185032,3182,96710.11%
184029,3511,2024.27%
183028,1494,98221.50%
182023,1672,0119.51%
181021,1567,60356.10%
180013,5534,35647.36%
17909,1970.00%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,440
Black or African American6,777
Two or More Races545
Asian77
Some Other Race74
American Indian and Alaska Native38

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Abbeville County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Abbeville County, South Carolina Median Age

43.6


Total

40.9


Male

44.9


Female

Abbeville County, South Carolina Adults

There are 19,611 adults, (4,890 of which are seniors) in Abbeville County, South Carolina.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Age Dependency

69.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Abbeville County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,739

51.06%

Male

12,212

48.94%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Households and Families

Abbeville County, South Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Abbeville County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
Male77.8%22.2%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family69.7%30.3%
Female58.9%41.1%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Abbeville County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4992.5377.6
Married4,3503.1489.6
Non Family3,2411.1369.7
Female1,4163.6758.9
Male4923.1477.8

3.2

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Abbeville County, South Carolina Households

Abbeville County, South Carolina Education

Abbeville County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2517.33%
9th to 12th Grade2,46214.42%
High School Graduate6,00335.15%
Some College3,42720.07%
Associates Degree1,5879.29%
Bachelors Degree1,5819.26%
Graduate Degree7664.49%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,0209,7832,120
Black4,7633,381175
Hispanic1355519
Multiple Races97839
Native American3838
Asian242424
Other Race195

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,038$35,916$22,022
Less Than High School$20,000$21,489$18,158
High School Grad$25,163$32,182$17,998
Some College$31,494$41,259$23,422
Bachelors Degree$37,234$47,009$31,400
Graduate Degree$46,707$50,278$46,207

$30,038

Average Earnings

$35,916

Average Male

$22,022

Average Female

Abbeville County, South Carolina Language

Abbeville County, South Carolina Language by Age

Abbeville County, South Carolina Language

97.53% of Abbeville County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,6162,73441.32%
White16,7122,28013.64%
Multiple52315128.87%
Hispanic2926522.26%
Other6565100.00%

21.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.34%

Male Poverty Rate

21.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina is White, with 13.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.62%.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.37%
High School18.63%
Some College13.02%
Bachelors or Greater6.10%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.65%
Male Unemployed26.77%
Female Employed14.00%
Male Employed6.93%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Income

Abbeville County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,652$45,543
Families$46,592$56,069
Married Families$58,267$
Non Families$19,444$24,607

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by War

1,621

Number of Veterans

1,527

Male Veterans

94

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam677
First Gulf War284
Korea232
Second Gulf War224
World War II92

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+461
55 to 64368
65 to 74366
35 to 54348
18 to 3478

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2268.84%
Black3797.09%
2 or More167.14%
Hispanic93.14%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

6.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment Status

Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment by Age

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Abbeville County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Abbeville52785168-110-2.08%
Honea Path 356137471865.22%
Ware Shoals 2174218390.41%
Calhoun Falls20041953-51-2.54%
Due West12471292453.61%
Donalds348341-7-2.01%
Lowndesville125123-2-1.60%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990