Central is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,367, it is the 63rd largest city in South Carolina and the 4557th largest city in the United States. Central is currently growing at a rate of 0.07% annually and its population has increased by 4.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,159 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Central has a population density of 1,935 people per square mile.
The average household income in Central is $36,471 with a poverty rate of 33.54%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $649 per month, and the median house value is $104,600. The median age in Central is 25.8 years, 25.6 years for males, and 26.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.