Calhoun County, South Carolina Population 2019

Calhoun County, South Carolina's estimated population is 14,693 with a growth rate of -0.35% 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
201814,520-173-1.18%
201714,693-51-0.35%
201614,744-16-0.11%
201514,760-86-0.58%
201414,846-143-0.95%
201314,9891200.81%
201214,869-224-1.48%
201115,093-1-0.01%
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
White8,135
Black or African American6,170
Some Other Race321
Two or More Races115
American Indian and Alaska Native67

Calhoun County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Calhoun County, South Carolina Median Age

45.9


Total

44.6


Male

47.4


Female

Calhoun County, South Carolina Adults

There are 11,821 adults, (3,097 of whom are seniors) in Calhoun County, South Carolina.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Calhoun County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

7,737

52.25%

Male

7,071

47.75%

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
Married92%8%
All79.3%20.7%
Male74.5%25.5%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Female59%41%

79.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1502.3879.3
Married2,7232.9392
Non Family2,2871.172.4
Female8543.759
Male2863.3574.5

3.04

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Calhoun County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3973.70%
9th to 12th Grade1,13910.61%
High School Graduate4,19039.02%
Some College2,26221.07%
Associates Degree7917.37%
Bachelors Degree1,26011.73%
Graduate Degree6996.51%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,0295,2931,558
Black4,3013,620319
Hispanic32220322
Other Race1849722
Native American575733
Multiple Races414127

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 multiple races people with a rate of 65.85%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,804$40,171$29,471
Less Than High School$23,858$23,642$
High School Grad$30,101$32,740$24,602
Some College$35,654$50,292$24,830
Bachelors Degree$38,105$61,250$33,547
Graduate Degree$53,977$72,455$48,088

$33,804

Average Earnings

$40,171

Average Male

$29,471

Average Female

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language by Age

Calhoun County, South Carolina Language

95.16% of Calhoun County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 4.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.96% of the population.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Poverty

Calhoun County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,0111,31621.89%
White7,8451,08613.84%
Hispanic53018735.28%
Multiple1037168.93%
Other3214012.46%
Native611118.03%

18.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.16%

Male Poverty Rate

18.41%

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 68.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Calhoun County, South Carolina is Other, with 12.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.97%
High School18.12%
Some College10.81%
Bachelors or Greater5.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed49.63%
Male Unemployed39.88%
Female Employed8.02%
Male Employed6.09%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Income

Calhoun County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,010$57,778
Families$63,818$73,814
Married Families$69,495-
Non Families$20,489$29,975

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

45.9%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Calhoun County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans

1,259

Number of Veterans

1,121

Male Veterans

138

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam574
First Gulf War242
Second Gulf War162
Korea37
World War II20

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White89413.43%
Black3657.49%

Calhoun County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

12.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Calhoun County, South Carolina Employment Status

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

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%
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