Georgetown County, South Carolina Population 2018

Georgetown County, South Carolina's estimated population is 61,607 with a growth rate of 0.38% 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
201761,065-542-0.88%
201761,6072330.38%
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
White39,133
Black or African American19,204
Some Other Race1,267
Two or More Races1,143
Asian230
American Indian and Alaska Native73
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander15

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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Median Age

48.5


Total

46.4


Male

49.9


Female

Georgetown County, South Carolina Adults

There are 49,100 adults, (15,363 of whom are seniors) in Georgetown County, South Carolina.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Age Dependency

81

Age Dependency Ratio

45.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Georgetown County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

32,108

52.58%

Male

28,957

47.42%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.8%11.2%
All76.5%23.5%
Non Family69%31%
Female56.7%43.3%
Male53.1%46.9%

76.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Georgetown County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,8402.4376.5
Married12,6562.8388.8
Non Family7,2901.1269
Female3,6803.4356.7
Male1,2143.1953.1

2.91

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

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 Grade1,8784.19%
9th to 12th Grade4,1849.34%
High School Graduate12,84628.68%
Some College9,68921.63%
Associates Degree4,0509.04%
Bachelors Degree7,48616.71%
Graduate Degree4,65710.40%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,41727,33410,561
Black12,73510,4271,199
Hispanic920398148
Other Race72026857
Multiple Races45635199
Asian16912795
Native American35159
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 56.21%.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,008$35,660$23,801
Less Than High School$20,007$21,329$16,182
High School Grad$23,353$30,781$19,246
Some College$25,171$38,906$21,231
Bachelors Degree$44,844$52,969$36,201
Graduate Degree$51,935$74,375$47,055

$30,008

Average Earnings

$35,660

Average Male

$23,801

Average Female

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language by Age

Georgetown County, South Carolina Language

96.55% of Georgetown County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.45% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.45% of the population.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black18,9786,43733.92%
White38,3183,96310.34%
Multiple1,13955448.64%
Hispanic1,80231417.43%
Other1,20427422.76%
Asian2302611.30%
Native73912.33%

18.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.98%

Male Poverty Rate

21.04%

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 48.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Georgetown 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 6.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.72%.

Georgetown County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.82%
High School18.46%
Some College12.47%
Bachelors or Greater4.43%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.59%
Male Unemployed46.48%
Female Employed13.26%
Male Employed6.80%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Income

Georgetown County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,967$68,860
Families$58,891$80,961
Married Families$74,992$97,961
Non Families$22,926$36,469

Georgetown County, South Carolina Marital Status

Georgetown County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

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


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

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by War

5,267

Number of Veterans

5,020

Male Veterans

247

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,299
First Gulf War736
Korea626
Second Gulf War486
World War II183

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,924
75+1,501
35 to 54817
55 to 64788
18 to 34237

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,10112.47%
Black1,1107.57%
2 or More5010.73%
Hispanic201.78%
Indian612.24%

Georgetown County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

4.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment Status

Georgetown County, South Carolina Employment by Age

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.7%

Employment Rate

9.6%

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