Chapin, South Carolina Population 2021

1,685
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Chapin is a city located in Lexington County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,685, it is the 131st largest city in South Carolina and the 8275th largest city in the United States . Chapin is currently growing at a rate of 1.57% annually and its population has increased by 16.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,445 in 2010. Chapin reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Chapin has a population density of 837 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chapin is $72,991 with a poverty rate of 6.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,202 per month, and the median house value is $143,200. The median age in Chapin is 35.2 years, 33.9 years for males, and 35.8 years for females.

Chapin Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chapinwas:

  • White: 89.69%
  • Black or African American: 5.41%
  • Two or more races: 3.40%
  • Asian: 0.98%
  • Other race: 0.52%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chapin, South Carolina is 1,685 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,633.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,445.

Chapin, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,74089.69%
Black or African American1055.41%
Two or More Races663.40%
Asian190.98%
Some Other Race100.52%
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Chapin Population by Race

Chapin Population Pyramid $2021

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Chapin Median Age

35.2


Total

33.9


Male

35.8


Female

Chapin Adults

There are 1,417 adults, (228 of whom are seniors) in Chapin.

Chapin Age Dependency

63.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44

Child Dependency Ratio

Chapin Sex Ratio

Female

1,140

58.76%

Male

800

41.24%

Chapin Population by Age

Chapin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chapin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male51.4%48.6%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Female78.6%21.4%
All80.1%19.9%
Married94%6%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chapin Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7682.5380.1
Married3333.3394
Non Family2441.2166.4
Female1542.7678.6
Male372.9551.4

3.05

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

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Chapin Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade70.56%
9th to 12th Grade282.23%
High School Graduate35428.18%
Some College37229.62%
Associates Degree14811.78%
Bachelors Degree26220.86%
Graduate Degree856.77%
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Chapin Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chapin Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,1531,122319
Black626211
Hispanic262210
2+ Races1284
Asian11117
Other Race773

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 63.64%.

Chapin Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,769$67,730$32,260
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,125$35,521$24,479
Some College$37,222$51,786$29,000
Bachelors Degree$61,389$76,250$34,471
Graduate Degree$72,826$77,813$72,772

$40,769

Average Earnings

$67,730

Average Male

$32,260

Average Female

Chapin Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chapin Language by Age

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Chapin Language

96.96% of Chapin residents speak only English, while 3.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Chapin Language

Chapin Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,6931227.21%
Asian19842.11%

6.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.00%

Male Poverty Rate

7.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chapin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chapin is Asian, with 42.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chapin is White, with 7.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.34%.

Chapin Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College9.81%
Less Than 9th Grade8.57%
High School3.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%

Chapin Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed4.71%
Female Employed4.02%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.63%

Chapin Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chapin Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,139$72,991
Families$71,651$85,178
Married Families$87,250-
Non Families$37,105$41,740
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Income by Household Type

Chapin Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Chapin Married by Age and Sex

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Chapin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chapin Marital Status by Race

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Chapin Marital Status

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150

Number of Veterans

122

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War44
Vietnam39
First Gulf War35
Korea11
World War II2

Chapin Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5469
75+40
65 to 7424
18 to 3414
55 to 643

Chapin Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14411.00%
Black69.68%
Hispanic411.76%

Chapin Veterans by Race

Chapin Veterans by Education

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9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chapin Veterans by Education

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71.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.7%

Employment Rate

8.2%

Unemployment Rate

Chapin Employment by Age

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Chapin Employment by Race

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Chapin Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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50.82%

Born in Chapin

98.56%

Native Born

1.44%

Foreign Born

0.72%

Non Citizen

0.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.56% of Chapin residents were born in the United States, with 50.82% having been born in South Carolina. 0.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chapin Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,685261.57%
20201,659261.59%
20191,633261.62%
20181,607191.20%
20171,588251.60%
20161,563231.49%
20151,540271.78%
20141,513251.68%
20131,488211.43%
20121,467191.31%
20111,448161.12%
20101,4320.00%

Chapin Population by Year