Cayce, South Carolina Population 2020

14,191

Cayce is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 14,191, it is the 30th largest city in South Carolina and the 2394th largest city in the United States. Cayce is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 13.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,528 in 2010. Spanning over 18 miles, Cayce has a population density of 845 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cayce is $63,180 with a poverty rate of 18.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $923 per month, and the median house value is $127,400. The median age in Cayce is 31.7 years, 31 years for males, and 33.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.8 males.

Cayce Demographics

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

  • White: 70.39%
  • Black or African American: 21.55%
  • Asian: 4.31%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Other race: 0.78%
  • Native American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.35%
The current population of Cayce, South Carolina is 14,191, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,081.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,528.

Cayce, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,58870.39%
Black or African American2,93521.55%
Asian5874.31%
Two or More Races3012.21%
Some Other Race1060.78%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander470.35%

Cayce Population Pyramid 2020

Cayce Median Age

31.7


Total

31


Male

33.1


Female

Cayce Adults

There are 11,143 adults, (1,896 of whom are seniors) in Cayce.

Cayce Age Dependency

47.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Cayce Sex Ratio

Female

6,850

50.29%

Male

6,771

49.71%

Cayce Households and Families

Cayce Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cayce Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
Male64%36%
All57.7%42.3%
Non Family44.3%55.7%
Female38.7%61.3%

57.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,9052.3157.7
Non Family3,0571.5544.3
Married1,8792.8886.2
Female7443.4538.7
Male2254.0864

2.98

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

8.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cayce Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2793.11%
9th to 12th Grade4735.27%
High School Graduate2,10423.46%
Some College2,32425.91%
Associates Degree8619.60%
Bachelors Degree1,87920.95%
Graduate Degree1,04811.69%

Cayce Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6056,2242,395
Black1,7331,481283
Asian385310177
Hispanic1169480
Multiple Races564416
Native American52427
Islander4747
Other Race4119

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 68.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,912$40,756$32,020
Less Than High School$21,607$30,521$14,118
High School Grad$29,828$39,896$19,773
Some College$32,402$37,063$28,191
Bachelors Degree$48,029$54,423$42,865
Graduate Degree$50,769$42,386$51,862

$36,912

Average Earnings

$40,756

Average Male

$32,020

Average Female

Cayce Language

Cayce Language by Age

Cayce Language

92.37% of Cayce residents speak only English, while 7.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.14% of the population.

Cayce Poverty

Cayce Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,4631,46515.48%
Black2,91777226.47%
Asian58710117.21%
Hispanic2377632.07%
Multiple3017524.92%
Other1063230.19%

18.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.30%

Male Poverty Rate

19.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cayce

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cayce is Hispanic, with 32.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cayce is White, with 15.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.86%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.53%
High School11.50%
Some College11.18%
Bachelors or Greater3.07%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.07%
Male Unemployed39.78%
Female Employed14.69%
Male Employed10.12%

Cayce Income

Cayce Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,545$63,180
Families$64,033$79,436
Married Families$77,750-
Non Families$36,519$45,223

Cayce Marital Status

Cayce Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

34.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cayce Married by Age and Sex

Cayce 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 35-44.

Cayce Marital Status by Race

Cayce Veterans

937

Number of Veterans

881

Male Veterans

56

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam323
Second Gulf War219
First Gulf War175
Korea75
World War II55
Name Veterans % of Total
White6507.99%
Black2059.35%
Hawaiian47100.00%
Other1518.99%
Hispanic148.54%
Indian1121.15%
Asian91.96%

$Cayce Veterans by Education

6.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cayce Employment Status

67.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cayce 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

63.44%

Born in South Carolina

94.82%

Native Born

5.18%

Foreign Born

2.54%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.82% of Cayce residents were born in the United States, with 63.44% having been born in South Carolina. 2.54% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,191550.39%
201914,136550.39%
201814,081-22-0.16%
201714,103550.39%
201614,0485674.21%
201513,4811090.82%
201413,3721070.81%
201313,2651010.77%
201213,164500.38%
201113,114240.18%
201013,0909400.75%
200012,1509870.85%
199011,163-538-0.47%
198011,7011,7341.62%
19709,9671,4501.58%
19608,5175,2239.97%
19503,2941,7948.18%
19401,5000.00%