Arcadia, South Carolina Population 2020

4,073

Arcadia is a city located in South Carolina. Arcadia has a 2020 population of 4,073. Arcadia is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 54.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,634 in 2010. Arcadia reached it's highest population of 4,228 in 2017.

The average household income in Arcadia is $38,740 with a poverty rate of 33.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $846 per month, and the median house value is $32,600. The median age in Arcadia is 28.4 years, 26.4 years for males, and 34 years for females. For every 100 females there are 144.0 males.

Arcadia Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Arcadia was:

  • White: 84.24%
  • Black or African American: 7.86%
  • Other race: 6.87%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Arcadia, South Carolina is 4,073, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,073.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,634.

Arcadia, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,43184.24%
Black or African American3207.86%
Some Other Race2806.87%
Asian421.03%

Arcadia Population Pyramid 2020

Arcadia Median Age

28.4


Total

26.4


Male

34


Female

Arcadia Adults

There are 2,782 adults, (336 of whom are seniors) in Arcadia.

Arcadia Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Arcadia Sex Ratio

Female

1,669

40.98%

Male

2,404

59.02%

Arcadia Households and Families

Arcadia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Arcadia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male81.9%18.1%
Female66.3%33.7%
Married56.2%43.8%
All41.4%58.6%
Non Family15.2%84.8%

41.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5232.6741.4
Non Family7481.2115.2
Married4043.7756.2
Male2763.7981.9
Female956.2966.3

3.9

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

10.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Arcadia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade40017.18%
9th to 12th Grade2299.84%
High School Graduate80234.45%
Some College36515.68%
Associates Degree2098.98%
Bachelors Degree2109.02%
Graduate Degree1134.85%

Arcadia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,185641135
White83174678
Black270270110
Other Race16114095
Asian4242

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 59.01%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,234$26,063$13,538
Less Than High School$$24,186$6,320
High School Grad$22,480$24,059$13,750
Some College$30,996$31,484$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,234

Average Earnings

$26,063

Average Male

$13,538

Average Female

Arcadia Language

Arcadia Language by Age

Arcadia Language

39.94% of Arcadia residents speak only English, while 60.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 58.47% of the population.

Arcadia Poverty

Arcadia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,5971,19746.09%
White1,11417715.89%

33.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.25%

Male Poverty Rate

44.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arcadia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arcadia is Hispanic, with 46.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arcadia is White, with 15.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School55.80%
Bachelors or Greater18.58%
Some College14.29%
High School8.60%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed20.77%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed12.39%

Arcadia Income

Arcadia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,877$38,740
Families$27,245$38,475
Married Families$29,956-
Non Families$31,429$39,015

Arcadia Marital Status

Arcadia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.9%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Arcadia Married by Age and Sex

Arcadia Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Arcadia Marital Status by Race

Arcadia Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam34
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Arcadia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arcadia Employment Status

68%

Labor Force Participation

64.1%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Arcadia Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.50%

Born in South Carolina

62.98%

Native Born

37.02%

Foreign Born

28.92%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

62.98% of Arcadia residents were born in the United States, with 46.50% having been born in South Carolina. 28.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,0730.00%
20194,0730.00%
20184,073-155-3.67%
20174,22840810.68%
20163,82066120.92%
20153,159361.15%
20143,1232819.89%
20132,84285142.74%
20121,99135221.48%
20111,639-995-37.78%
20102,6340.00%