Orangeburg County, South Carolina Population 2019

Orangeburg County, South Carolina's estimated population is 87,476 with a growth rate of -0.97% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Orangeburg County, South Carolina is the 17th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201787,476-858-0.97%
201688,334-781-0.88%
201589,115-890-0.99%
201490,005-647-0.71%
201390,652-791-0.87%
201291,443-235-0.26%
201191,678-630-0.68%
201092,3087,5058.85%
199084,8032,5273.07%
198082,27612,48717.89%
197069,7891,2301.79%
196068,559-167-0.24%
195068,7265,0197.88%
194063,707-157-0.25%
193063,864-1,043-1.61%
192064,9079,01416.13%
191055,893-3,770-6.32%
190059,66310,27020.79%
189049,3937,99819.32%
188041,39524,530145.45%
187016,865-8,031-32.26%
186024,8961,3145.57%
185023,5825,06327.34%
184018,519660.36%
183018,4532,80017.89%
182015,6532,42418.32%
181013,229-2,537-16.09%
180015,766-2,747-14.84%
179018,5130.00%

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Black or African American55,193
White30,370
Two or More Races1,628
Asian891
Some Other Race716
American Indian and Alaska Native311
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

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

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

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

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

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Median Age

39.5


Total

37.1


Male

41.5


Female

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Adults

There are 69,127 adults, (15,921 of whom are seniors) in Orangeburg County, South Carolina.

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

47,327

53.11%

Male

41,789

46.89%

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

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

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All68.6%31.4%
Male66.2%33.8%
Non Family60.4%39.6%
Female54.2%45.8%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All33,0292.6268.6
Non Family13,0241.1360.4
Married12,5553.384.2
Female5,8244.1354.2
Male1,6263.8566.2

3.51

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Households

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0875.20%
9th to 12th Grade6,35310.71%
High School Graduate19,08232.15%
Some College11,35019.13%
Associates Degree7,52212.68%
Bachelors Degree7,16612.08%
Graduate Degree4,7848.06%

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black34,95628,6656,899
White22,31019,5694,468
Hispanic885674140
Other Race53937257
Asian537497379
Multiple Races42232732
Native American23817019
Islander777

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%.

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,894$31,465$22,473
Less Than High School$16,923$20,633$13,570
High School Grad$21,654$26,462$15,854
Some College$27,188$35,334$22,157
Bachelors Degree$33,912$34,407$32,884
Graduate Degree$42,985$51,530$41,476

$26,894

Average Earnings

$31,465

Average Male

$22,473

Average Female

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Language

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Language by Age

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Language

96.56% of Orangeburg County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.44% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.16% of the population.

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Poverty

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black52,97514,45727.29%
White29,1844,23214.50%
Hispanic1,81871639.38%
Multiple1,61357935.90%
Other70629742.07%
Asian87611312.90%
Native30510835.41%
Islander77100.00%

23.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.12%

Male Poverty Rate

25.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Orangeburg County, South Carolina is Asian, with 12.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.17%.

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.17%
High School23.64%
Some College13.67%
Bachelors or Greater9.11%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.35%
Male Unemployed31.70%
Female Employed15.22%
Male Employed7.44%

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Income

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,943$48,291
Families$46,289$60,613
Married Families$60,396$75,939
Non Families$19,165$27,590

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Orangeburg 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 45To54.

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race


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

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Veterans

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Veterans by War

5,590

Number of Veterans

5,150

Male Veterans

440

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,385
First Gulf War885
Second Gulf War729
Korea532
World War II166

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,435
75+1,299
55 to 641,299
35 to 541,206
18 to 34351

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,75311.15%
Black2,7286.46%
2 or More6611.46%
Hispanic403.65%
Indian3212.80%
Asian111.55%

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

11.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Employment Status

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Employment by Age

53.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Employment by Race

Orangeburg County, South Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Orangeburg County, South Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Orangeburg1396513196-769-5.51%
Holly Hill12771220-57-4.46%
Branchville1024975-49-4.79%
Santee961923-38-3.95%
Bowman968921-47-4.86%
North769732-37-4.81%
Elloree702671-31-4.42%
Springfield524497-27-5.15%
Neeses374353-21-5.61%
Norway337324-13-3.86%
Eutawville314302-12-3.82%
Rowesville304293-11-3.62%
Woodford185178-7-3.78%
Vance170164-6-3.53%
Cordova169163-6-3.55%
Livingston136131-5-3.68%
Cope7774-3-3.90%
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