Hampton County, South Carolina Population 2019

Hampton County, South Carolina's estimated population is 19,602 with a growth rate of -1.37% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hampton County, South Carolina is the 41st largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201719,602-272-1.37%
201619,874-157-0.78%
201520,031-401-1.96%
201420,432420.21%
201320,390-351-1.69%
201220,741-53-0.25%
201120,794-278-1.32%
201021,0722,88115.84%
199018,191320.18%
198018,1592,28114.37%
197015,878-1,547-8.88%
196017,425-602-3.34%
195018,0275623.22%
194017,4652221.29%
193017,243-2,307-11.80%
192019,550-5,576-22.19%
191025,1261,3885.85%
190023,7383,19415.55%
189020,5441,8039.62%
188018,7410.00%

Hampton County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American10,670
White8,569
Some Other Race388
Two or More Races273
Asian87
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander43
American Indian and Alaska Native36

Hampton County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Hampton County, South Carolina Median Age

39.9


Total

37


Male

43.2


Female

Hampton County, South Carolina Adults

There are 15,585 adults, (3,394 of whom are seniors) in Hampton County, South Carolina.

Hampton County, South Carolina Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Hampton County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,716

48.42%

Male

10,350

51.58%

Hampton County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Hampton County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.8%10.2%
All75.7%24.3%
Male71.9%28.1%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female60.7%39.3%

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1292.6275.7
Married2,9733.1589.8
Non Family2,7581.1667.3
Female1,1774.5460.7
Male2213.4271.9

3.43

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hampton County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6714.82%
9th to 12th Grade1,90313.67%
High School Graduate6,04443.42%
Some College2,51118.04%
Associates Degree1,1668.38%
Bachelors Degree1,0697.68%
Graduate Degree5563.99%

Hampton County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black7,1465,555465
White5,9775,2421,049
Hispanic571364100
Other Race197138
Multiple Races1379413
Asian614311
Islander434343
Native American3625

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 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,679$29,021$25,253
Less Than High School$20,612$18,958$21,818
High School Grad$25,488$26,906$23,346
Some College$28,677$35,432$25,185
Bachelors Degree$40,250$40,298$40,139
Graduate Degree$40,408$$41,354

$26,679

Average Earnings

$29,021

Average Male

$25,253

Average Female

Hampton County, South Carolina Language

Hampton County, South Carolina Language by Age

Hampton County, South Carolina Language

94.99% of Hampton County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.63% of the population.

Hampton County, South Carolina Poverty

Hampton County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,8592,10521.35%
White7,8821,05713.41%
Hispanic49217535.57%
Other35013237.71%
Multiple1677645.51%

18.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.95%

Male Poverty Rate

20.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hampton County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hampton County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 45.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hampton County, South Carolina is White, with 13.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.62%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.74%
High School15.87%
Some College8.78%
Bachelors or Greater1.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.83%
Male Unemployed23.70%
Female Employed8.40%
Male Employed8.14%

Hampton County, South Carolina Income

Hampton County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,147$44,023
Families$44,163$55,644
Married Families$55,815$
Non Families$19,859$24,085

Hampton County, South Carolina Marital Status

Hampton County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Hampton County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Hampton County, South Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hampton County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Hampton County, South Carolina Veterans

1,321

Number of Veterans

1,279

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam462
Second Gulf War365
First Gulf War248
Korea72
World War II24

Hampton County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6819.88%
Black6027.39%
Hispanic386.65%
2 or More2618.18%
Other126.09%

Hampton County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

11.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hampton County, South Carolina Employment Status

51.5%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Population of Cities in Hampton County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hamn28082639-169-6.02%
Varnville21622047-115-5.32%
Estill20401932-108-5.29%
Yemassee 1022972-50-4.89%
Brunson553517-36-6.51%
Gifford287271-16-5.57%
Furman237227-10-4.22%
Scotia215206-9-4.19%
Luray127121-6-4.72%
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
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