Estill, South Carolina Population 2020

1,818

Estill is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,818, it is the 126th largest city in South Carolina and the 7999th largest city in the United States. Estill is currently declining at a rate of -1.52% annually and its population has decreased by -10.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,040 in 2010. Estill reached it's highest population of 2,039 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Estill has a population density of 563 people per square mile.

The average household income in Estill is $40,370 with a poverty rate of 31.03%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $472 per month, and the median house value is $71,200. The median age in Estill is 36.4 years, 36.4 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 77.7 males.

Estill Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 81.44%
  • White: 15.20%
  • Other race: 3.36%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Estill, South Carolina is 1,818, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,874.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,040.

Estill, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,32681.44%
White43415.20%
Some Other Race963.36%

Estill Population Pyramid 2020

Estill Median Age

36.4


Total

36.4


Male

36.5


Female

Estill Adults

There are 2,080 adults, (595 of whom are seniors) in Estill.

Estill Age Dependency

92.3

Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Estill Sex Ratio

Female

1,607

56.27%

Male

1,249

43.73%

Estill Households and Families

Estill Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Estill Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
Non Family69.1%30.9%
All65.9%34.1%
Female40.5%59.5%
Male0%100%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8723.1665.9
Non Family307069.1
Married2893.7290.3
Female2524.8340.5
Male246.630

4.21

Average Family Size

3.16

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Estill Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade864.61%
9th to 12th Grade27214.59%
High School Graduate96651.82%
Some College1397.46%
Associates Degree18910.14%
Bachelors Degree1829.76%
Graduate Degree301.61%

Estill Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,4871,22074
White236205118
Hispanic1347720
Other Race3820

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.86%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,723$30,354$25,726
Less Than High School$$22,917$
High School Grad$28,821$32,463$21,709
Some College$23,971$$27,308
Bachelors Degree$29,875$$27,222
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,723

Average Earnings

$30,354

Average Male

$25,726

Average Female

Estill Language

Estill Language by Age

Estill Language

92.74% of Estill residents speak only English, while 7.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.33% of the population.

Estill Poverty

Estill Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,26877033.95%
Other968083.33%
Hispanic1927338.02%
White29262.05%

31.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.27%

Male Poverty Rate

35.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Estill

The race most likely to be in poverty in Estill is Other, with 83.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Estill is White, with 2.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.69%.

Name Poverty
High School23.61%
Less Than High School16.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
Some College3.05%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed89.93%
Male Unemployed43.84%
Female Employed14.05%
Male Employed10.95%

Estill Income

Estill Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,096$40,370
Families$37,852$49,301
Married Families$65,399-
Non Families$16,386$21,941

Estill Marital Status

Estill Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Estill Married by Age and Sex

Estill 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 35-44.

Estill Marital Status by Race

Estill Veterans

222

Number of Veterans

217

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War79
Vietnam59
First Gulf War47
Korea10
World War II8
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54121
65 to 7459
55 to 6424
75+18
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
Black17010.14%
White5214.25%

$Estill Veterans by Education

30.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Estill Employment Status

59.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

16.4%

Unemployment Rate

Estill 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

90.27%

Born in South Carolina

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

1.12%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.34% of Estill residents were born in the United States, with 90.27% having been born in South Carolina. 1.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,818-28-1.52%
20191,846-28-1.49%
20181,874-17-0.90%
20171,891-28-1.46%
20161,919482.57%
20151,871-96-4.88%
20141,967-2-0.10%
20131,969-36-1.80%
20122,005-5-0.25%
20112,010-29-1.42%
20102,0390.00%