Edisto, South Carolina Population 2021

2,595
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Edisto is a city located in South Carolina. Edisto has a 2020 population of 2,595. Edisto is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,559 in 2010. Edisto reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Edisto is $43,089 with a poverty rate of 26.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $650 per month, and the median house value is $57,600. The median age in Edisto is 35.5 years, 34.2 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Edisto Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 77.19%
  • White: 21.27%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Two or more races: 0.77%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Edisto, South Carolina is 2,595 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,595.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,559.

Edisto, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,00377.19%
White55221.27%
Two or More Races200.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native200.77%
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Edisto Population by Race

Edisto Population Pyramid $2021

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Edisto Median Age

35.5


Total

34.2


Male

37.1


Female

Edisto Adults

There are 1,845 adults, (338 of whom are seniors) in Edisto.

Edisto Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Edisto Sex Ratio

Female

1,392

53.64%

Male

1,203

46.36%

Edisto Population by Age

Edisto Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Edisto Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family52.6%47.4%
Female55%45%
All56.8%43.2%
Married62.4%37.6%
Male68.1%31.9%

56.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edisto Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9292.7956.8
Non Family3991.1252.6
Female2294.1155
Married2294.162.4
Male723.7168.1

3.93

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Edisto Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade251.56%
9th to 12th Grade28517.76%
High School Graduate65040.50%
Some College18911.78%
Associates Degree1287.98%
Bachelors Degree16610.34%
Graduate Degree16210.09%
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Edisto Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Edisto Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,224952286
White36132342
Native American2020

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 23.37%.

Edisto Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,450$22,039$26,150
Less Than 9th Grade$16,125$$
High School Graduate$19,555$16,579$25,547
Some College$35,221$44,271$21,886
Bachelors Degree$35,673$36,587$
Graduate Degree$55,469$$44,393

$25,450

Average Earnings

$22,039

Average Male

$26,150

Average Female

Edisto Earnings by Educational Attainment

Edisto Language by Age

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Edisto Language

98.85% of Edisto residents speak only English, while 1.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.15% of the population.

Edisto Language

Edisto Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,00343621.77%
White55221939.67%
Multiple2020100.00%

26.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.44%

Male Poverty Rate

26.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edisto

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edisto is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edisto is Black, with 21.77% 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 30.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.59%.

Edisto Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.48%
Bachelors or Greater17.38%
High School14.00%
Some College13.25%

Edisto Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed25.56%
Female Employed18.51%
Male Employed10.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Edisto Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Edisto Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,439$43,089
Families$39,000$47,167
Married Families$61,349-
Non Families$19,911$25,935
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Income by Household Type

Edisto Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

25.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.4%

Male Marriage Rate

22.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Edisto Married by Age and Sex

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Edisto 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 55-64.

Edisto Marital Status by Race

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Edisto Marital Status

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168

Number of Veterans

137

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War57
Vietnam43
Second Gulf War37
Korea5
World War II

Edisto Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5491
55 to 6432
65 to 7422
75+12
18 to 3411

Edisto Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black15710.90%
White112.86%

Edisto Veterans by Race

Edisto Veterans by Education

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35.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edisto Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

13.4%

Unemployment Rate

Edisto Employment by Age

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Edisto Employment by Race

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Edisto 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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89.48%

Born in Edisto

99.42%

Native Born

0.58%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.42% of Edisto residents were born in the United States, with 89.48% having been born in South Carolina. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Edisto Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,5950.00%
20202,5950.00%
20192,59530513.32%
20182,290-186-7.51%
20172,4761104.65%
20162,366451.94%
20152,321-8-0.34%
20142,329-55-2.31%
20132,3841697.63%
20122,215-70-3.06%
20112,285-274-10.71%
20102,5590.00%

Edisto Population by Year