Bamberg County, South Carolina Population 2018

Bamberg County, South Carolina's estimated population is 14,381 with a growth rate of -4.49% 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
201714,381-676-4.49%
201615,0575273.63%
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 American9,419
White5,402
Some Other Race113
Two or More Races60
Asian55
American Indian and Alaska Native8

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

Bamberg County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Bamberg County, South Carolina Median Age

41


Total

38.4


Male

44.1


Female

Bamberg County, South Carolina Adults

There are 11,970 adults, (2,755 of which are seniors) in Bamberg County, South Carolina.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Age Dependency

63.4

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bamberg County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

7,795

51.77%

Male

7,262

48.23%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Bamberg County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.4%11.6%
All74.4%25.6%
Non Family68.7%31.3%
Female63.3%36.7%
Male50.3%49.7%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bamberg County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,7322.4274.4
Married2,2492.9288.4
Non Family2,1471.1168.7
Female1,0223.9463.3
Male3142.9350.3

3.09

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

6.1%

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 Grade6886.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,52715.48%
High School Graduate2,81928.57%
Some College1,79418.18%
Associates Degree1,15111.67%
Bachelors Degree1,26912.86%
Graduate Degree6186.26%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,6684,084783
White3,9673,4711,076
Hispanic14530
Other Race11337
Asian351515
Multiple Races262613
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 50.00%.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,458$32,672$23,581
Less Than High School$26,311$26,638$23,224
High School Grad$25,265$29,070$20,108
Some College$27,141$35,385$22,489
Bachelors Degree$41,433$61,064$37,895
Graduate Degree$38,487$67,910$34,167

$28,458

Average Earnings

$32,672

Average Male

$23,581

Average Female

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language by Age

Bamberg County, South Carolina Language

98.13% of Bamberg County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.23% of the population.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,7733,13635.75%
White5,05462712.41%
Hispanic1473322.45%
Other1131715.04%
Multiple231043.48%

27.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.58%

Male Poverty Rate

24.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 43.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bamberg County, South Carolina is White, with 12.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.39%.

Bamberg County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.68%
High School17.52%
Some College15.55%
Bachelors or Greater7.61%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed67.81%
Female Unemployed56.52%
Female Employed8.94%
Male Employed8.46%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Income

Bamberg County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,321$45,609
Families$42,198$56,450
Married Families$58,287$
Non Families$17,582$23,962

Bamberg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Bamberg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.1%

Male Marriage Rate

36.0%

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

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by War

912

Number of Veterans

878

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam413
Korea98
World War II60
Second Gulf War58
First Gulf War37

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74363
55 to 64200
75+183
35 to 54127
18 to 3439

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
Black5327.24%
White3758.51%
2 or More58.33%

Bamberg County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

15.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment Status

Bamberg County, South Carolina Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

9.2%

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