Catawba, South Carolina Population 2020

1,151

Catawba is a city located in South Carolina. Catawba has a 2020 population of 1,151. Catawba is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -14.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,343 in 2010. Catawba reached it's highest population of 1,438 in 2014.

The average household income in Catawba is $51,404 with a poverty rate of 45.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $80,000. The median age in Catawba is 48.4 years, 45.7 years for males, and 48.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.5 males.

Catawba Demographics

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

  • White: 76.98%
  • Black or African American: 13.12%
  • Two or more races: 9.90%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Catawba, South Carolina is 1,151, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,151.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,343.

Catawba, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88676.98%
Black or African American15113.12%
Two or More Races1149.90%

Catawba Population Pyramid 2020

Catawba Median Age

48.4


Total

45.7


Male

48.8


Female

Catawba Adults

There are 864 adults, (147 of whom are seniors) in Catawba.

Catawba Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40

Child Dependency Ratio

Catawba Sex Ratio

Female

598

51.95%

Male

553

48.05%

Catawba Households and Families

Catawba Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Catawba Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
Non Family82.8%17.2%
All67.8%32.2%
Male64.4%35.6%
Female5.6%94.4%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5192.2267.8
Non Family2611.3482.8
Married1232.6182.9
Female903.245.6
Male454.1864.4

2.84

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

24.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Catawba Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade536.31%
9th to 12th Grade12715.12%
High School Graduate31637.62%
Some College20724.64%
Associates Degree445.24%
Bachelors Degree9311.07%
Graduate Degree0.00%

Catawba Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White68256893
Black12782
Hispanic3110
Multiple Races10

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.28%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 13.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,806$55,341$21,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$78,807$96,250$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,806

Average Earnings

$55,341

Average Male

$21,250

Average Female

Catawba Language

Catawba Language by Age

Catawba Language

97.45% of Catawba residents speak only English, while 2.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Catawba Poverty

Catawba Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White85937743.89%
Multiple11410491.23%
Black1512415.89%
Hispanic371745.95%

45.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

47.38%

Male Poverty Rate

43.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Catawba

The race most likely to be in poverty in Catawba is Multiple, with 91.23% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 64.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 62.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.00%
Some College37.85%
High School37.34%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed71.62%
Male Unemployed62.96%
Male Employed27.27%
Female Employed17.01%

Catawba Income

Catawba Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,815$51,404
Families-$68,257
Married Families$98,618-
Non Families$27,737$31,389

Catawba Marital Status

Catawba Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.1%

Male Marriage Rate

35.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Catawba Married by Age and Sex

Catawba Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 15-19, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Catawba Marital Status by Race

Catawba Veterans

83

Number of Veterans

83

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam38
World War II17
Korea14
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Catawba Veterans by Education

16.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

71.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Catawba Employment Status

70%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

16.6%

Unemployment Rate

Catawba 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

58.21%

Born in South Carolina

95.13%

Native Born

4.87%

Foreign Born

4.87%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.13% of Catawba residents were born in the United States, with 58.21% having been born in South Carolina. 4.87% 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
20201,1510.00%
20191,1510.00%
20181,151555.02%
20171,09617018.36%
2016926-118-11.30%
20151,044-394-27.40%
20141,43823419.44%
20131,204-62-4.90%
20121,266-83-6.15%
20111,34960.45%
20101,3430.00%