Bamberg County, South Carolina Population 2018

Bamberg County, South Carolina's estimated population is 14,381 with a growth rate of -1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bamberg County, South Carolina is the 44th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,8424613.21%
201714,381-149-1.03%
201614,530-181-1.23%
201514,711-462-3.04%
201415,173-242-1.57%
201315,415-294-1.87%
201215,709-124-0.78%
201115,833-139-0.87%
201015,972-930-5.50%
199016,902-1,216-6.71%
198018,1182,16813.59%
197015,950-324-1.99%
196016,274-1,259-7.18%
195017,533-1,110-5.95%
194018,643-767-3.95%
193019,410-1,552-7.40%
192020,9622,41813.04%
191018,5441,2487.22%
190017,2960.00%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American9,134
White5,340
Some Other Race207
Asian63
Two or More Races50
American Indian and Alaska Native48

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bamberg County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bamberg County, South Carolina Median Age

41.8


Total

39.9


Male

44.7


Female

Bamberg County, South Carolina Adults

There are 11,841 adults, (2,899 of whom are seniors) in Bamberg County, South Carolina.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Age Dependency

66

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bamberg County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

7,624

51.37%

Male

7,218

48.63%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bamberg County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.2%9.8%
All76%24%
Female69.2%30.8%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Male40.1%59.9%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bamberg County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5872.4576
Married2,3062.9790.2
Non Family1,9831.0968.7
Female9663.7969.2
Male3323.0840.1

3.05

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bamberg County, South Carolina Households

Bamberg County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6716.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,41514.29%
High School Graduate3,15631.87%
Some College1,53015.45%
Associates Degree1,23912.51%
Bachelors Degree1,24512.57%
Graduate Degree6466.52%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,7044,269779
White3,9213,4151,064
Hispanic17234
Other Race15841
Asian453830
Multiple Races333318
Native American88

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 66.67%.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,829$35,270$25,306
Less Than High School$26,155$26,458$25,561
High School Grad$26,326$29,771$22,165
Some College$28,831$36,397$27,163
Bachelors Degree$45,518$61,964$31,176
Graduate Degree$36,625$67,531$33,672

$28,829

Average Earnings

$35,270

Average Male

$25,306

Average Female

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language by Age

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language

97.19% of Bamberg County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,4842,71231.97%
White5,02558311.60%
Hispanic2699635.69%
Other2074923.67%
Native484083.33%
Multiple281553.57%

24.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.35%

Male Poverty Rate

21.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina is Native, with 83.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina is White, with 11.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.13%.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.17%
Some College15.12%
High School14.54%
Bachelors or Greater7.28%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed76.25%
Male Unemployed53.25%
Male Employed8.89%
Female Employed8.19%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Income

Bamberg County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,330$48,822
Families$46,206$59,592
Married Families$62,692$
Non Families$18,590$24,478

Bamberg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Bamberg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bamberg County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Bamberg 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 55To64.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by War

842

Number of Veterans

799

Male Veterans

43

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam456
Korea81
World War II43
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War22

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74376
75+174
55 to 64169
35 to 54121
18 to 342

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black4936.85%
White3397.75%
Hispanic52.66%
2 or More510.00%
Other53.16%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

12.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment Status

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment by Age

49.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bamberg County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bamberg36073342-265-7.35%
Denmark35303019-511-14.48%
Ehrhardt548499-49-8.94%
Olar257237-20-7.78%
Govan6560-5-7.69%
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