Chapin, South Carolina Population 2020

1,686

Chapin is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,686, it is the 133rd largest city in South Carolina and the 8277th largest city in the United States. Chapin is currently growing at a rate of 1.75% annually and its population has increased by 16.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,445 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Chapin has a population density of 837 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chapin is $70,913 with a poverty rate of 7.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,230 per month, and the median house value is $136,100. The median age in Chapin is 36 years, 34.2 years for males, and 37.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 69.2 males.

Chapin Demographics

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

  • White: 92.14%
  • Black or African American: 3.02%
  • Two or more races: 2.74%
  • Asian: 1.77%
  • Other race: 0.34%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chapin, South Carolina is 1,686, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,628.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,445.

Chapin, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,61792.14%
Black or African American533.02%
Two or More Races482.74%
Asian311.77%
Some Other Race60.34%

Chapin Population Pyramid 2020

Chapin Median Age

36


Total

34.2


Male

37.2


Female

Chapin Adults

There are 1,324 adults, (222 of whom are seniors) in Chapin.

Chapin Age Dependency

59.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Chapin Sex Ratio

Female

1,037

59.09%

Male

718

40.91%

Chapin Households and Families

Chapin Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chapin Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.7%9.3%
All80.2%19.8%
Female79.4%20.6%
Non Family68%32%
Male66.7%33.3%

80.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7222.4380.2
Married3213.1890.7
Non Family2411.2168
Female1362.7379.4
Male242.9266.7

2.98

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chapin Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade50.43%
9th to 12th Grade342.93%
High School Graduate34729.86%
Some College30225.99%
Associates Degree13911.96%
Bachelors Degree24821.34%
Graduate Degree877.49%

Chapin Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,0691,033302
Hispanic41389
Black323213
Asian202011
Multiple Races633
Other Race663

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 55.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,194$67,544$31,607
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$27,011$33,542$25,054
Some College$34,833$51,875$26,250
Bachelors Degree$63,750$73,906$34,135
Graduate Degree$56,667$63,333$50,833

$38,194

Average Earnings

$67,544

Average Male

$31,607

Average Female

Chapin Language

Chapin Language by Age

Chapin Language

95.28% of Chapin residents speak only English, while 4.72% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.72% of the population.

Chapin Poverty

Chapin Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,5601026.54%
Asian312167.74%

7.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.99%

Male Poverty Rate

7.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chapin

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chapin is Asian, with 67.74% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chapin is White, with 6.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.04%.

Name Poverty
Some College9.52%
Less Than High School7.69%
High School5.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.18%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed5.13%
Female Employed2.29%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.48%

Chapin Income

Chapin Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,958$70,913
Families$71,028$84,837
Married Families$76,094-
Non Families$36,875$39,572

Chapin Marital Status

Chapin Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.4%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Chapin Married by Age and Sex

Chapin Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Chapin Marital Status by Race

Chapin Veterans

134

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam40
First Gulf War38
Second Gulf War37
Korea14
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5451
75+41
65 to 7422
18 to 3416
55 to 644
Name Veterans % of Total
White13010.40%
Hispanic611.76%
Black412.50%

$Chapin Veterans by Education

9.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chapin Employment Status

71%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Chapin 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

47.75%

Born in South Carolina

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.89% of Chapin residents were born in the United States, with 47.75% having been born in South Carolina. 1.08% 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
20201,686291.75%
20191,657291.78%
20181,628241.50%
20171,604291.84%
20161,575261.68%
20151,549251.64%
20141,524251.67%
20131,499231.56%
20121,476201.37%
20111,456181.25%
20101,4380.00%