Brookdale, South Carolina Population 2020

4,588

Brookdale is a city located in South Carolina. Brookdale has a 2020 population of 4,588. Brookdale is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,873 in 2010. Brookdale reached it's highest population of 4,873 in 2010.

The average household income in Brookdale is $35,007 with a poverty rate of 32.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $599 per month, and the median house value is $80,500. The median age in Brookdale is 32 years, 31 years for males, and 35.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.3 males.

Brookdale Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 96.32%
  • White: 2.55%
  • Two or more races: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Brookdale, South Carolina is 4,588, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,588.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,873.

Brookdale, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American4,41996.32%
White1172.55%
Two or More Races420.92%
Asian100.22%

Brookdale Population Pyramid 2020

Brookdale Median Age

32


Total

31


Male

35.2


Female

Brookdale Adults

There are 3,401 adults, (831 of whom are seniors) in Brookdale.

Brookdale Age Dependency

78.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Brookdale Sex Ratio

Female

2,588

56.41%

Male

2,000

43.59%

Brookdale Households and Families

Brookdale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Brookdale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.1%15.9%
All53.4%46.6%
Non Family49.7%50.3%
Female31.7%68.3%

53.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6172.7953.4
Non Family5941.1249.7
Female5744.0331.7
Married3973.3584.1
Male523.98100

3.74

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Brookdale Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade953.41%
9th to 12th Grade2689.62%
High School Graduate83630.00%
Some College52718.91%
Associates Degree55419.88%
Bachelors Degree36513.10%
Graduate Degree1425.10%

Brookdale Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black2,7202,357491
White43436
Hispanic1414
Asian101010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,365$24,155$20,118
Less Than High School$11,815$$12,258
High School Grad$16,750$17,059$15,972
Some College$24,583$28,125$19,417
Bachelors Degree$23,235$17,384$27,763
Graduate Degree$$$

$22,365

Average Earnings

$24,155

Average Male

$20,118

Average Female

Brookdale Language

Brookdale Language by Age

Brookdale Language

97.58% of Brookdale residents speak only English, while 2.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Brookdale Poverty

Brookdale Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,3431,48134.10%
White43716.28%

32.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.75%

Male Poverty Rate

35.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brookdale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brookdale is Black, with 34.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brookdale is White, with 16.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.28%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.19%
High School26.32%
Some College22.29%
Bachelors or Greater3.35%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.29%
Male Unemployed16.94%
Female Employed15.37%
Male Employed9.99%

Brookdale Income

Brookdale Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,860$35,007
Families$38,160$42,483
Married Families$52,961-
Non Families$18,375$21,658

Brookdale Marital Status

Brookdale Marital Status

Marriage Rates

22.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

24.7%

Male Marriage Rate

21.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Brookdale Married by Age and Sex

Brookdale 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 55-64.

Brookdale Marital Status by Race

Brookdale Veterans

150

Number of Veterans

144

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam60
Korea24
First Gulf War16
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7460
75+42
55 to 6439
35 to 549
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black1444.36%
White610.53%

$Brookdale Veterans by Education

10.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brookdale Employment Status

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.4%

Employment Rate

16.7%

Unemployment Rate

Brookdale 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

82.65%

Born in South Carolina

98.26%

Native Born

1.74%

Foreign Born

1.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.26% of Brookdale residents were born in the United States, with 82.65% having been born in South Carolina. 1.53% 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
20204,5880.00%
20194,5880.00%
20184,588-120-2.55%
20174,70853412.79%
20164,174-115-2.68%
20154,289180.42%
20144,271431.02%
20134,228-322-7.08%
20124,5503448.18%
20114,206-667-13.69%
20104,8730.00%