Ashwood, South Carolina Population 2024

3,368

Ashwood is a city located in Kershaw County, Lee County, and Sumter County South Carolina. Ashwood has a 2024 population of 3,368. Ashwood is currently declining at a rate of 0% annually and its population has decreased by 0% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 0 in 2020.

The average household income in Ashwood is $52,131 with a poverty rate of 31.74%. The median age in Ashwood is 50.6 years: 39.5 years for males, and 53.2 years for females.

Ashwood Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 53.47%
  • White: 38.6%
  • Two or more races: 4.31%
  • Other race: 3.62%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
90.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
37.20/sq mi
The current population of Ashwood, South Carolina is 3,368 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024).

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
Black or African American1,80153.47%
White1,30038.6%
Two or more races1454.31%
Other race1223.62%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

Black or African American

White

Two or more races

Other race

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Ashwood Population by Race

Ashwood Population Pyramid 2024

Ashwood Median Age

50.6

Total

39.5

Male

53.2

Female

Ashwood Adults

There are 2,878 adults, (768 of whom are seniors) in Ashwood.

Ashwood Age Dependency

59.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashwood Sex Ratio

Female1,76752.46%
Male1,60147.54%

Ashwood Population by Age

Ashwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,3712.4580.919.1
Married5642.5999.60.4
Non Family5001.368.431.6
Female1804.0877.822.2
Male1274.0751.248.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Ashwood Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade2439.88%
Associates Degree1777.2%
Bachelors Degree29011.79%
Graduate Degree833.38%
High School Graduate1,11745.42%
Less Than 9th Grade1917.77%
Some College35814.56%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Ashwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ashwood Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
Black1,257908130
White1,040955127
Other Race10210268
Hispanic10210268
2+ Races606048

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 80%.

Ashwood Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$23,107$41,629$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$34,776$34,635$35,000
Less Than 9th Grade$11,521$0$11,456
Overall$32,948$42,019$23,699
Some College$40,781$66,458$29,839

$32,948

Average Earnings

$42,019

Average Male

$23,699

Average Female

Ashwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ashwood Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Ashwood Language

96.83% of Ashwood residents speak only English, while 3.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.17% of the population.

Ashwood Language

Ashwood Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
Black1,80176742.59%
White1,26326520.98%
Hispanic1593723.27%

31.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.67%

Male Poverty Rate

33.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashwood is Black, with 42.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashwood is White, with 20.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.38%.

Ashwood Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade68.89%
High School18.26%
Bachelors or Greater15.82%
Some College1.87%

Ashwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed63.45%
Male Unemployed33.8%
Female Employed18.01%
Male Employed12.45%

Ashwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ashwood Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$50,787$61,832
Households$45,583$52,131
Married Families$54,657$-999,999,999
Non Families$24,318$28,078

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Ashwood Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

44.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashwood Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Ashwood 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 55-64.

Ashwood Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Ashwood Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

203

Number of Veterans

174

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam82
First Gulf War62
Second Gulf War16
Korea8
World War II0

Ashwood Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6495
65 to 7470
75+30
35 to 548
18 to 340

Ashwood Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White17114.65%
Black322.19%

Ashwood Veterans by Race

Ashwood Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashwood Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

15.5%

Unemployment Rate

Ashwood Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Ashwood Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Ashwood Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

80.02%

Born in Ashwood

96.97%

Native Born

3.03%

Foreign Born

3.03%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.97% of Ashwood residents were born in the United States, with 80.02% having been born in South Carolina. 3.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ashwood Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20243,36800%

Ashwood Population by Year