Beaufort is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 13,425, it is the 31st largest city in South Carolina and the 2491st largest city in the United States. Beaufort is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually and its population has increased by 8.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,361 in 2010. Beaufort reached it's highest population of 13,448 in 2017. Spanning over 25 miles, Beaufort has a population density of 550 people per square mile.
The average household income in Beaufort is $71,345 with a poverty rate of 20.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $945 per month, and the median house value is $205,000. The median age in Beaufort is 34.9 years, 30.4 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.2 males.