Bowman, South Carolina Population 2020

891

Bowman is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 891, it is the 158th largest city in South Carolina and the 10809th largest city in the United States. Bowman is currently declining at a rate of -1.11% annually and its population has decreased by -7.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 968 in 2010. Bowman reached it's highest population of 970 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Bowman has a population density of 745 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bowman is $38,119 with a poverty rate of 16.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $446 per month, and the median house value is $91,900. The median age in Bowman is 52.5 years, 46.3 years for males, and 59.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.3 males.

Bowman Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.62%
  • White: 27.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Bowman, South Carolina is 891, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 911.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 968.

Bowman, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American51272.62%
White19327.38%

Bowman Population Pyramid 2020

Bowman Median Age

52.5


Total

46.3


Male

59.5


Female

Bowman Adults

There are 607 adults, (212 of whom are seniors) in Bowman.

Bowman Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

53.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bowman Sex Ratio

Female

391

55.46%

Male

314

44.54%

Bowman Households and Families

Bowman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bowman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.3%6.7%
Female89.1%10.9%
All80%20%
Non Family72.5%27.5%
Male37.5%62.5%

80.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3352.180
Non Family182072.5
Married903.1993.3
Female553.4989.1
Male85.537.5

3.35

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

1.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bowman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade203.55%
9th to 12th Grade9817.41%
High School Graduate23341.39%
Some College8314.74%
Associates Degree396.93%
Bachelors Degree6711.90%
Graduate Degree234.09%

Bowman Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.04%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.88%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,977$35,859$
Less Than High School$15,673$$15,469
High School Grad$34,318$35,714$13,438
Some College$31,563$40,250$13,409
Bachelors Degree$31,063$$30,813
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,977

Average Earnings

$35,859

Average Male

$

Average Female

Bowman Language

Bowman Language by Age

Bowman Language

100.00% of Bowman residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Bowman Poverty

Bowman Poverty by Race

16.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.87%

Male Poverty Rate

21.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bowman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bowman is Black, with 22.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bowman is Black, with 22.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.03%
High School21.46%
Some College9.02%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed13.11%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Bowman Income

Bowman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,353$38,119
Families$39,750$48,518
Married Families$52,813-
Non Families$32,857$29,125

Bowman Marital Status

Bowman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.1%

Male Marriage Rate

24.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bowman Married by Age and Sex

Bowman 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 35-44.

Bowman Marital Status by Race

Bowman Veterans

58

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
Korea15
First Gulf War8
Second Gulf War8
World War II4

$Bowman Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bowman Employment Status

42.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.3%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bowman 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

84.82%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Bowman residents were born in the United States, with 84.82% having been born in South Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020891-10-1.11%
2019901-10-1.10%
2018911-7-0.76%
2017918-10-1.08%
2016928-10-1.07%
2015938-7-0.74%
2014945-6-0.63%
2013951-7-0.73%
2012958-3-0.31%
2011961-9-0.93%
20109700.00%