East Sumter, South Carolina Population 2021

1,187
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East Sumter is a city located in South Carolina. East Sumter has a 2020 population of 1,187. East Sumter is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -11.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,343 in 2010. East Sumter reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in East Sumter is $50,243 with a poverty rate of 19.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $71,100. The median age in East Sumter is 41.1 years, 39.1 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

East Sumter Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of East Sumterwas:

  • Black or African American: 52.99%
  • White: 47.01%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of East Sumter, South Carolina is 1,187 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,187.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,343.

East Sumter, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American62952.99%
White55847.01%
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East Sumter Population by Race

East Sumter Population Pyramid $2021

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East Sumter Median Age

41.1


Total

39.1


Male

41.7


Female

East Sumter Adults

There are 980 adults, (163 of whom are seniors) in East Sumter.

East Sumter Age Dependency

45.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Child Dependency Ratio

East Sumter Sex Ratio

Female

608

51.22%

Male

579

48.78%

East Sumter Population by Age

East Sumter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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East Sumter Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Non Family69%31%
All78%22%
Married88.8%11.2%
Female100%0%

78.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Sumter Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5052.3578
Non Family2001.769
Married1432.5888.8
Female1292.88100
Male333.270

2.64

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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East Sumter Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade576.18%
9th to 12th Grade16317.66%
High School Graduate30232.72%
Some College27730.01%
Associates Degree485.20%
Bachelors Degree677.26%
Graduate Degree90.98%
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East Sumter Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

East Sumter Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 76.81%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.42%.

East Sumter Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,500$37,862$30,000
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$28,750$36,458$
Some College$30,639$40,966$26,548
Bachelors Degree$39,152$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,500

Average Earnings

$37,862

Average Male

$30,000

Average Female

East Sumter Earnings by Educational Attainment

East Sumter Language by Age

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East Sumter Language

97.70% of East Sumter residents speak only English, while 2.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.30% of the population.

East Sumter Language

East Sumter Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White55813223.66%
Black62910516.69%

19.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.24%

Male Poverty Rate

18.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Sumter

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Sumter is White, with 23.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Sumter is Black, with 16.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.03%.

East Sumter Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.64%
High School20.20%
Some College16.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

East Sumter Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed48.84%
Female Unemployed24.74%
Female Employed10.87%
Male Employed0.00%

East Sumter Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

East Sumter Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,699$50,243
Families-$60,002
Married Families$82,847-
Non Families$26,905$29,851
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Income by Household Type

East Sumter Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.1%

Male Marriage Rate

29.5%

Female Marriage Rate

East Sumter Married by Age and Sex

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East Sumter Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

East Sumter Marital Status by Race

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East Sumter Marital Status

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70

Number of Veterans

70

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam41
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War19
Korea7
World War II

East Sumter Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6436
35 to 5419
65 to 748
75+7
18 to 34

East Sumter Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black478.02%
White236.08%

East Sumter Veterans by Race

East Sumter Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Sumter Veterans by Education

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68.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.3%

Employment Rate

27.5%

Unemployment Rate

East Sumter Employment by Age

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East Sumter Employment by Race

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East Sumter 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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78.10%

Born in East Sumter

97.89%

Native Born

2.11%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

2.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.89% of East Sumter residents were born in the United States, with 78.10% having been born in South Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

East Sumter Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,1870.00%
20201,1870.00%
20191,187151.28%
20181,172-99-7.79%
20171,271806.72%
20161,191-124-9.43%
20151,315403.14%
20141,27512210.58%
20131,153343.04%
20121,119333.04%
20111,086-257-19.14%
20101,3430.00%

East Sumter Population by Year