Darlington County, South Carolina Population 2018

Darlington County, South Carolina's estimated population is 67,265 with a growth rate of -0.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Darlington County, South Carolina is the 20th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201767,265-424-0.63%
201667,6893190.47%
201667,370-218-0.32%
201567,588-145-0.21%
201467,733-171-0.25%
201367,904-246-0.36%
201268,150-102-0.15%
201168,252-352-0.51%
201068,6046,75310.92%
199061,851-866-1.38%
198062,7179,27517.36%
197053,4425140.97%
196052,9282,9125.82%
195050,0164,81810.66%
194045,1983,7719.10%
193041,4272,3015.88%
192039,1263,0998.60%
191036,0273,63911.24%
190032,3883,25411.17%
189029,134-5,351-15.52%
188034,4858,24231.41%
187026,2435,88228.89%
186020,3613,53120.98%
185016,8302,00813.55%
184014,8221,0947.97%
183013,7282,77925.38%
182010,9491,90221.02%
18109,0471,41618.56%
18007,6310.00%

Darlington County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,291
Black or African American27,570
Two or More Races992
Asian370
Some Other Race256
American Indian and Alaska Native199
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander11

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

Darlington 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

Darlington County, South Carolina Median Age

41.2


Total

39.7


Male

42.3


Female

Darlington County, South Carolina Adults

There are 52,053 adults, (11,169 of which are seniors) in Darlington County, South Carolina.

Darlington County, South Carolina Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Darlington County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

35,736

52.79%

Male

31,953

47.21%

Darlington County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Darlington County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
Male71.8%28.2%
All68.3%31.7%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female50.9%49.1%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Darlington County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,4072.5168.3
Married10,9323.1183.1
Non Family9,1861.1959.7
Female5,0533.4650.9
Male1,2363.2171.8

3.15

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darlington County, South Carolina Households

Darlington County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8376.18%
9th to 12th Grade5,93312.93%
High School Graduate16,45735.87%
Some College8,74119.05%
Associates Degree4,0578.84%
Bachelors Degree5,26011.46%
Graduate Degree2,5995.66%

Darlington County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White27,10322,8985,567
Black17,48913,3162,127
Hispanic65537259
Multiple Races2992764
Asian25416492
Native American12512516
Other Race109446
Islander11

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 36.22%.

Darlington County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,581$34,106$23,804
Less Than High School$16,039$17,197$13,871
High School Grad$25,133$31,645$19,104
Some College$27,967$35,272$24,515
Bachelors Degree$36,975$41,055$35,891
Graduate Degree$47,564$66,270$42,632

$28,581

Average Earnings

$34,106

Average Male

$23,804

Average Female

Darlington County, South Carolina Language

Darlington County, South Carolina Language by Age

Darlington County, South Carolina Language

97.50% of Darlington County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 2.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Darlington County, South Carolina Poverty

Darlington County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black27,0208,55131.65%
White36,4965,95816.33%
Multiple96738439.71%
Hispanic1,17724821.07%
Other2377732.49%
Native1997738.69%
Asian370369.73%

23.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.47%

Male Poverty Rate

25.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 39.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darlington County, South Carolina is Asian, with 9.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.62%.

Darlington County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.46%
High School20.19%
Some College13.17%
Bachelors or Greater6.09%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.11%
Male Unemployed41.87%
Female Employed12.71%
Male Employed7.30%

Darlington County, South Carolina Income

Darlington County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,773$49,852
Families$46,508$60,567
Married Families$61,429$
Non Families$18,993$28,124

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Darlington 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.

Darlington County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans by War

4,737

Number of Veterans

4,547

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,937
First Gulf War884
Second Gulf War607
Korea405
World War II202

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,344
35 to 541,291
55 to 641,035
75+894
18 to 34173

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,19910.43%
Black1,4657.18%
Indian6257.41%
2 or More112.42%

Darlington County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

8.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Employment Status

Darlington County, South Carolina Employment by Age

57.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.4%

Employment Rate

15.7%

Unemployment Rate

Darlington County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Darlington County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Darlington County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hartsville7765776830.04%
Darlington62886117-171-2.72%
Lamar987959-28-2.84%
Society Hill563542-21-3.73%
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