Edgefield County, South Carolina Population 2019

Edgefield County, South Carolina's estimated population is 26,772 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edgefield County, South Carolina is the 35th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201827,0522801.05%
201726,7721630.61%
201626,609-158-0.59%
201526,7671230.46%
201426,644830.31%
201326,56120.01%
201226,559-339-1.26%
201126,898-75-0.28%
201026,9738,59846.79%
199018,3758474.83%
198017,5281,83611.70%
197015,692-43-0.27%
196015,735-856-5.16%
195016,591-1,303-7.28%
194017,894-1,432-7.41%
193019,326-4,602-19.23%
192023,928-4,353-15.39%
191028,2812,80311.00%
190025,478-23,781-48.28%
189049,2593,4157.45%
188045,8443,3587.90%
187042,4862,5996.52%
186039,8876251.59%
185039,2626,41019.51%
184032,8522,3437.68%
183030,5095,39021.46%
182025,1191,9598.46%
181023,1605,03027.74%
180018,1304,84136.43%
179013,2890.00%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,739
Black or African American9,756
Some Other Race578
Two or More Races296
Asian140
American Indian and Alaska Native111

Edgefield County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Edgefield County, South Carolina Median Age

42.6


Total

41.3


Male

45.8


Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Adults

There are 21,603 adults, (4,589 of whom are seniors) in Edgefield County, South Carolina.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Age Dependency

56.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Edgefield County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,288

46.16%

Male

14,332

53.84%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Edgefield County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All74.8%25.2%
Non Family61.9%38.1%
Male57.3%42.7%
Female55.9%44.1%

74.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0542.6374.8
Married4,5223.0690.1
Non Family2,5661.1461.9
Female1,4563.6855.9
Male5103.3157.3

3.15

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edgefield County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2876.65%
9th to 12th Grade2,29211.85%
High School Graduate6,96336.00%
Some College3,57018.46%
Associates Degree1,4607.55%
Bachelors Degree2,37212.26%
Graduate Degree1,3967.22%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,2539,8902,844
Black6,6965,099785
Hispanic1,165597112
Other Race391118
Multiple Races18816533
Asian1119342
Native American9754

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.89%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 37.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,672$30,940$28,302
Less Than High School$20,079$21,547$9,931
High School Grad$24,662$26,389$19,579
Some College$31,901$37,714$28,269
Bachelors Degree$45,096$44,559$45,352
Graduate Degree$60,139$78,750$50,977

$29,672

Average Earnings

$30,940

Average Male

$28,302

Average Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language by Age

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

93.85% of Edgefield County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 6.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,5111,99923.49%
White14,3041,54510.80%
Hispanic97716016.38%
Multiple1906031.58%
Other4595511.98%
Asian118119.32%

15.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.44%

Male Poverty Rate

18.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 31.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina is Asian, with 9.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.93%
High School12.16%
Some College10.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.43%
Male Unemployed19.80%
Female Employed7.60%
Male Employed4.74%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Income

Edgefield County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,500$65,276
Families$59,901$75,882
Married Families$74,711$90,868
Non Families$20,341$36,076

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Edgefield 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 55-64.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans

2,104

Number of Veterans

1,899

Male Veterans

205

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam835
First Gulf War448
Second Gulf War434
Korea50
World War II48

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,42010.94%
Black6468.32%
2 or More2511.74%
Hispanic201.63%
Other133.27%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

6.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment Status

50.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.6%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Edgefield County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
North Augusta 213292293216037.52%
Edgefield4750475220.04%
Johnston23622345-17-0.72%
Trenton196192-4-2.04%
  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