Anderson is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 27,846, it is the 17th largest city in South Carolina and the 1367th largest city in the United States. Anderson is currently growing at a rate of 0.84% annually and its population has increased by 4.35% 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 1,920 people per square mile.
The average household income in Anderson is $50,985 with a poverty rate of 23.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $130,200. The median age in Anderson is 37.3 years, 34.1 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.1 males.