Calhoun County, South Carolina Population 2018

Calhoun County, South Carolina's estimated population is 14,704 with a growth rate of -1.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Calhoun County, South Carolina is the 43rd largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,704-182-1.22%
201614,8861350.92%
201614,751-6-0.04%
201514,757-83-0.56%
201414,840-149-0.99%
201314,9891180.79%
201214,871-223-1.48%
201115,0940.00%
201015,0942,34118.36%
199012,7535474.48%
198012,2061,42613.23%
197010,780-1,476-12.04%
196012,256-2,497-16.93%
195014,753-1,476-9.09%
194016,229-478-2.86%
193016,707-1,677-9.12%
192018,3841,75010.52%
191016,6340.00%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White8,109
Black or African American6,239
Some Other Race360
Two or More Races117
American Indian and Alaska Native61

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

Calhoun 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

Calhoun County, South Carolina Median Age

45.8


Total

45.2


Male

46.6


Female

Calhoun County, South Carolina Adults

There are 11,849 adults, (3,037 of which are seniors) in Calhoun County, South Carolina.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

7,761

52.14%

Male

7,125

47.86%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Calhoun County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All76.1%23.9%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Male65.4%34.6%
Female57.3%42.7%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Calhoun County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1022.4176.1
Married2,7422.9290.7
Non Family2,1831.1266.7
Female8973.7157.3
Male2803.4265.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, South Carolina Households

Calhoun County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5334.97%
9th to 12th Grade1,19411.14%
High School Graduate4,13838.62%
Some College2,24420.94%
Associates Degree7887.35%
Bachelors Degree1,19711.17%
Graduate Degree6215.80%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,0325,2471,376
Black4,2873,489371
Hispanic32718324
Other Race24612724
Native American464626
Multiple Races333321

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 63.64%.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,549$36,845$28,385
Less Than High School$22,963$23,102$
High School Grad$26,230$29,367$21,118
Some College$33,750$43,377$24,383
Bachelors Degree$35,786$58,266$31,436
Graduate Degree$54,643$72,337$46,198

$31,549

Average Earnings

$36,845

Average Male

$28,385

Average Female

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language by Age

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language

96.03% of Calhoun County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.25% of the population.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Poverty

Calhoun County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,1121,71228.01%
White7,87594411.99%
Hispanic52110620.35%
Multiple1057369.52%
Other3604011.11%
Native55916.36%

19.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.27%

Male Poverty Rate

19.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Calhoun County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 69.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, South Carolina is Other, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.73%.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.54%
High School20.17%
Some College9.97%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.61%
Male Unemployed37.50%
Male Employed7.24%
Female Employed6.34%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Income

Calhoun County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,779$54,547
Families$60,211$69,082
Married Families$68,148$
Non Families$19,132$27,008

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Calhoun County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by War

1,324

Number of Veterans

1,234

Male Veterans

90

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam601
Second Gulf War251
First Gulf War213
Korea49
World War II27

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64386
65 to 74377
35 to 54304
75+157
18 to 34100

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White97414.79%
Black3507.13%
Hispanic123.47%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

13.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, South Carolina Employment Status

Calhoun County, South Carolina Employment by Age

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Calhoun County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Calhoun County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Calhoun County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. Matthews20241997-27-1.33%
Cameron424416-8-1.89%
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