Cheraw is a city located in Chesterfield County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 5,440, it is the 60th largest city in South Carolina and the 4538th largest city in the United States . Cheraw is currently declining at a rate of -1.11% annually and its population has decreased by -7.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,851 in 2010. Cheraw reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 6 miles, Cheraw has a population density of 915 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cheraw is $46,189 with a poverty rate of 29.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $668 per month, and the median house value is $109,600. The median age in Cheraw is 43.5 years, 40 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.