Cheraw is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,523, it is the 58th largest city in South Carolina and the 4492nd largest city in the United States. Cheraw is currently declining at a rate of -0.86% annually and its population has decreased by -5.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,851 in 2010. Cheraw reached it's highest population of 5,865 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Cheraw has a population density of 929 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cheraw is $44,420 with a poverty rate of 34.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $539 per month, and the median house value is $114,400. The median age in Cheraw is 39.5 years, 28.9 years for males, and 44.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.5 males.