Florence County, South Carolina Population 2018

Florence County, South Carolina's estimated population is 138,566 with a growth rate of 0.09% 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
2017138,537-29-0.02%
2017138,5661180.09%
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
White75,284
Black or African American58,731
Two or More Races1,809
Asian1,808
Some Other Race548
American Indian and Alaska Native283
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander74

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Florence County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Florence County, South Carolina Median Age

38.8


Total

37.2


Male

40


Female

Florence County, South Carolina Adults

There are 105,127 adults, (21,302 of whom are seniors) in Florence County, South Carolina.

Florence County, South Carolina Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Florence County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

73,944

53.37%

Male

64,593

46.63%

Florence County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Florence County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All65.8%34.2%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family54.3%45.7%
Female43.8%56.2%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Florence County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All52,0922.665.8
Married23,0873.1684.2
Non Family16,8751.1554.3
Female9,8753.5943.8
Male2,2553.2559.5

3.2

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade4,4884.85%
9th to 12th Grade10,25511.07%
High School Graduate30,45732.88%
Some College18,13719.58%
Associates Degree8,4199.09%
Bachelors Degree13,54914.63%
Graduate Degree7,3187.90%

Florence County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52,34046,35814,556
Black36,37628,4224,908
Hispanic1,7561,170407
Asian1,3961,279858
Multiple Races740637150
Other Race25916441
Native American23015862
Islander2415

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.62%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 61.46%.

Florence County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,598$37,891$27,220
Less Than High School$19,221$21,797$14,821
High School Grad$26,726$32,324$20,944
Some College$30,877$41,226$25,318
Bachelors Degree$41,411$51,537$36,116
Graduate Degree$51,180$63,103$46,957

$31,598

Average Earnings

$37,891

Average Male

$27,220

Average Female

Florence County, South Carolina Language

Florence County, South Carolina Language by Age

Florence County, South Carolina Language

96.40% of Florence County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black56,47617,03130.16%
White71,5687,39910.34%
Hispanic3,3951,08231.87%
Asian1,79941022.79%
Multiple1,76037721.42%
Other54725446.44%
Native28313146.29%
Islander745979.73%

19.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.20%

Male Poverty Rate

21.70%

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 79.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Florence County, South Carolina is White, with 10.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.03%.

Florence County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.88%
High School17.96%
Some College12.68%
Bachelors or Greater4.72%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.26%
Male Unemployed31.88%
Female Employed10.61%
Male Employed6.23%

Florence County, South Carolina Income

Florence County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,310$60,952
Families$55,491$71,927
Married Families$72,110$89,123
Non Families$24,824$35,763

Florence County, South Carolina Marital Status

Florence County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by War

8,400

Number of Veterans

7,707

Male Veterans

693

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,187
First Gulf War1,603
Second Gulf War1,085
Korea661
World War II288

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,453
35 to 541,931
55 to 641,851
75+1,662
18 to 34503

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,3379.02%
Black2,9076.77%
2 or More10412.43%
Hispanic1004.86%
Asian251.73%
Indian207.69%
Other72.27%

Florence County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

8.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Florence County, South Carolina Employment Status

Florence County, South Carolina Employment by Age

60.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

9.5%

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