Anderson is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 27,951, it is the 18th largest city in South Carolina and the 1371st largest city in the United States. Anderson is currently growing at a rate of 0.99% annually and its population has increased by 4.74% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,686 in 2010. Anderson reached it's highest population of 41,316 in 1960. Spanning over 15 miles, Anderson has a population density of 1,927 people per square mile.
The average household income in Anderson is $53,015 with a poverty rate of 22.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $761 per month, and the median house value is $136,800. The median age in Anderson is 37.3 years, 33.4 years for males, and 41.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.7 males.