Edgefield County, South Carolina Population 2018

Edgefield County, South Carolina's estimated population is 26,693 with a growth rate of 1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edgefield County, South Carolina is the 36th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,6933051.16%
201626,388-192-0.72%
201626,580-129-0.48%
201526,709570.21%
201426,6521860.70%
201326,466-39-0.15%
201226,505-403-1.50%
201126,908-71-0.26%
201026,9798,60446.82%
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
White15,558
Black or African American9,698
Some Other Race565
Two or More Races354
American Indian and Alaska Native112
Asian101

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

Edgefield 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

Edgefield County, South Carolina Median Age

42.3


Total

40.4


Male

45


Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Adults

There are 21,295 adults, (4,169 of which are seniors) in Edgefield County, South Carolina.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Age Dependency

54.2

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Edgefield County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,078

45.77%

Male

14,310

54.23%

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
Married88.6%11.4%
All75.9%24.1%
Male65.9%34.1%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Female60.8%39.2%

75.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edgefield County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,0842.5975.9
Married4,5253.188.6
Non Family2,5221.0964.1
Female1,4833.4460.8
Male554365.9

3.1

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Edgefield County, South Carolina Households

Edgefield County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4397.60%
9th to 12th Grade2,28912.09%
High School Graduate6,72735.52%
Some College3,40818.00%
Associates Degree1,5488.17%
Bachelors Degree2,27412.01%
Graduate Degree1,2516.61%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,0239,6292,735
Black6,5234,882655
Hispanic1,182548110
Other Race39087
Multiple Races20814637
Native American9545
Asian796020

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.32%.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,425$33,125$27,227
Less Than High School$20,654$21,772$9,904
High School Grad$24,332$29,741$19,342
Some College$32,770$35,793$30,134
Bachelors Degree$50,184$56,991$43,398
Graduate Degree$56,058$80,025$49,048

$30,425

Average Earnings

$33,125

Average Male

$27,227

Average Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language by Age

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

93.86% of Edgefield County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 6.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.47% of the population.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,3742,27127.12%
White14,2021,52110.71%
Hispanic93419721.09%
Other4708918.94%
Multiple2316327.27%
Asian781316.67%

16.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.75%

Male Poverty Rate

19.92%

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 27.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina is White, with 10.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.90%.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.63%
High School13.33%
Some College10.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.67%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.31%
Male Unemployed28.81%
Female Employed9.24%
Male Employed7.92%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Income

Edgefield County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,114$62,900
Families$61,970$72,351
Married Families$75,466$85,459
Non Families$23,409$35,565

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by War

2,093

Number of Veterans

1,912

Male Veterans

181

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam853
First Gulf War386
Second Gulf War358
Korea72
World War II48

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54598
65 to 74574
55 to 64483
75+239
18 to 34199

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,33710.49%
Black7379.58%
Hispanic282.28%
Other112.70%
2 or More83.29%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

8.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment Status

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment by Age

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment by Education

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%
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