Florence County, South Carolina Population 2018

Florence County, South Carolina's estimated population is 138,566 with a growth rate of -0.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Florence County, South Carolina is the 13th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017138,566-9-0.01%
2016138,5751270.09%
2016138,448-271-0.20%
2015138,719-73-0.05%
2014138,7926300.46%
2013138,1621660.12%
2012137,9964260.31%
2011137,5705070.37%
2010137,06322,71919.87%
1990114,3444,1813.80%
1980110,16320,52722.90%
197089,6365,1986.16%
196084,4384,7285.93%
195079,7109,12812.93%
194070,5829,55515.66%
193061,02710,62121.07%
192050,40614,73541.31%
191035,6717,19725.28%
190028,4743,44713.77%
189025,0270.00%

Florence County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White75,560
Black or African American58,442
Two or More Races2,051
Asian1,714
Some Other Race440
American Indian and Alaska Native322
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander46

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

Florence 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

Florence County, South Carolina Median Age

38.5


Total

36.8


Male

39.8


Female

Florence County, South Carolina Adults

There are 105,040 adults, (20,786 of which are seniors) in Florence County, South Carolina.

Florence County, South Carolina Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Florence County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

73,903

53.33%

Male

64,672

46.67%

Florence County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Florence County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
All66.4%33.6%
Male65.7%34.3%
Non Family55.1%44.9%
Female43.8%56.2%

66.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Florence County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All51,7492.6266.4
Married23,4643.1683.8
Non Family16,3411.1755.1
Female9,6773.643.8
Male2,2673.265.7

3.2

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Florence County, South Carolina Households

Florence County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,7155.11%
9th to 12th Grade9,36810.14%
High School Graduate30,67433.22%
Some College18,76920.33%
Associates Degree8,1348.81%
Bachelors Degree13,38314.49%
Graduate Degree7,3017.91%

Florence County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,49546,52514,292
Black36,04928,7254,945
Hispanic1,7211,141387
Asian1,3611,268954
Multiple Races700609144
Other Race2571046
Native American23718878
Islander126

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.10%.

Florence County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,462$37,466$26,873
Less Than High School$17,711$21,170$13,646
High School Grad$25,835$31,513$20,703
Some College$30,750$39,400$25,584
Bachelors Degree$41,992$53,043$36,782
Graduate Degree$52,765$74,552$47,981

$31,462

Average Earnings

$37,466

Average Male

$26,873

Average Female

Florence County, South Carolina Language

Florence County, South Carolina Language by Age

Florence County, South Carolina Language

96.35% of Florence County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.09% of the population.

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black56,29017,07430.33%
White72,0407,77110.79%
Hispanic3,29282625.09%
Multiple2,00841220.52%
Asian1,70624914.60%
Other43920145.79%
Native32215548.14%
Islander464086.96%

19.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.40%

Male Poverty Rate

21.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Florence County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Florence County, South Carolina is Islander, with 86.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florence County, South Carolina is White, with 10.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.10%.

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.32%
High School18.83%
Some College12.29%
Bachelors or Greater4.57%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.51%
Male Unemployed34.99%
Female Employed10.09%
Male Employed6.30%

Florence County, South Carolina Income

Florence County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,523$60,353
Families$54,352$70,673
Married Families$69,724$86,822
Non Families$24,440$35,647

Florence County, South Carolina Marital Status

Florence County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Florence County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Florence 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 55To64.

Florence County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by War

8,694

Number of Veterans

8,054

Male Veterans

640

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,336
First Gulf War1,684
Second Gulf War1,050
Korea752
World War II404

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,380
35 to 542,132
55 to 641,987
75+1,704
18 to 34491

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3899.07%
Black3,1857.46%
2 or More9510.61%
Hispanic884.33%
Indian124.35%
Asian100.72%
Other31.14%

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

10.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florence County, South Carolina Employment Status

Florence County, South Carolina Employment by Age

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Florence County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Florence County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Florence County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Florence37469383178482.26%
Lake City66756761861.29%
Timmonsville23532376230.98%
Johnsonville14801504241.62%
Pamplico12261243171.39%
Quinby924942181.95%
Scranton85686040.47%
Coward75575940.53%
Olanta56357071.24%
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