Georgetown County, South Carolina Population 2018

Georgetown County, South Carolina's estimated population is 61,607 with a growth rate of 1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Georgetown County, South Carolina is the 23rd largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201761,6078031.32%
201660,804-570-0.93%
201661,374640.10%
201561,3106191.02%
201460,6913480.58%
201360,3432400.40%
201260,103760.13%
201160,027-149-0.25%
201060,17613,87429.96%
199046,3023,8419.05%
198042,4618,96126.75%
197033,500-1,298-3.73%
196034,7983,0369.56%
195031,7625,41020.53%
194026,3524,61421.23%
193021,738220.10%
192021,716-554-2.49%
191022,270-576-2.52%
190022,8461,9899.54%
189020,8571,2446.34%
188019,6133,45221.36%
187016,161-5,144-24.14%
186021,3056583.19%
185020,6472,37312.99%
184018,274-1,669-8.37%
183019,9432,34013.29%
182017,6031,92412.27%
181015,679-7,259-31.65%
180022,9388163.69%
179022,1220.00%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,894
Black or African American19,388
Two or More Races1,151
Some Other Race1,133
Asian137
American Indian and Alaska Native86
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Georgetown 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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Median Age

47.9


Total

45.6


Male

49.5


Female

Georgetown County, South Carolina Adults

There are 48,643 adults, (14,715 of which are seniors) in Georgetown County, South Carolina.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Age Dependency

79

Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Georgetown County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

31,871

52.42%

Male

28,933

47.58%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.7%11.3%
All76.3%23.7%
Non Family68.5%31.5%
Male59.5%40.5%
Female55.8%44.2%

76.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Georgetown County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,3792.4776.3
Married12,1882.8688.7
Non Family7,3031.1568.5
Female3,5563.5655.8
Male1,3323.1859.5

2.96

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Georgetown County, South Carolina Households

Georgetown County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0364.59%
9th to 12th Grade4,1709.40%
High School Graduate13,07329.46%
Some College9,39421.17%
Associates Degree4,1159.27%
Bachelors Degree7,19116.21%
Graduate Degree4,3969.91%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,08626,7629,961
Black12,68710,3011,282
Hispanic962572131
Other Race71841762
Multiple Races450366136
Asian977731
Native American431610
Islander1515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 33.11%.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,252$33,407$24,357
Less Than High School$21,170$23,398$16,702
High School Grad$22,331$26,001$19,663
Some College$25,800$35,848$21,178
Bachelors Degree$41,121$47,292$34,167
Graduate Degree$49,034$59,276$45,325

$28,252

Average Earnings

$33,407

Average Male

$24,357

Average Female

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language by Age

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language

96.31% of Georgetown County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.69% of the population.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black19,1156,60334.54%
White38,0173,94910.39%
Hispanic1,81450928.06%
Multiple1,15143737.97%
Other1,09934030.94%
Asian1373525.55%
Native8678.14%

19.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.14%

Male Poverty Rate

21.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Georgetown County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Georgetown County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 37.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown County, South Carolina is Native, with 8.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.87%.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.81%
High School17.37%
Some College13.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.79%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.01%
Male Unemployed43.55%
Female Employed13.67%
Male Employed5.62%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Income

Georgetown County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,299$64,295
Families$55,878$75,376
Married Families$69,690$91,492
Non Families$21,766$34,840

Georgetown County, South Carolina Marital Status

Georgetown County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Georgetown County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Georgetown 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.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by War

5,264

Number of Veterans

5,071

Male Veterans

193

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,236
First Gulf War733
Korea706
Second Gulf War389
World War II223

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,833
75+1,526
35 to 54935
55 to 64806
18 to 34164

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,08812.56%
Black1,1197.63%
2 or More459.78%
Hispanic191.79%
Other60.83%
Indian610.17%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

5.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment Status

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment by Age

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Georgetown County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Georgetown91639024-139-1.52%
Andrews 28612896351.22%
Pawleys Island10310743.88%
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