Five Forks, South Carolina Population 2020

18,004

Five Forks is a city located in South Carolina. Five Forks has a 2020 population of 18,004. Five Forks is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 27.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,140 in 2010. Five Forks reached it's highest population of 18,004 in 2018.

The average household income in Five Forks is $137,293 with a poverty rate of 4.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,454 per month, and the median house value is $291,800. The median age in Five Forks is 36.6 years, 32 years for males, and 39.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.6 males.

Five Forks Demographics

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

  • White: 83.15%
  • Black or African American: 8.40%
  • Asian: 5.03%
  • Two or more races: 2.49%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Five Forks, South Carolina is 18,004, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 18,004.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,140.

Five Forks, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,97183.15%
Black or African American1,5128.40%
Asian9055.03%
Two or More Races4492.49%
Some Other Race1600.89%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.04%

Five Forks Population Pyramid 2020

Five Forks Median Age

36.6


Total

32


Male

39.2


Female

Five Forks Adults

There are 12,080 adults, (1,763 of whom are seniors) in Five Forks.

Five Forks Age Dependency

74.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Five Forks Sex Ratio

Female

8,885

49.35%

Male

9,119

50.65%

Five Forks Households and Families

Five Forks Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Five Forks Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94%6%
Non Family91.7%8.3%
All89.6%10.4%
Male69.8%30.2%
Female61.2%38.8%

89.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6303.289.6
Married4,2513.5194
Non Family6411.1291.7
Female6323.1761.2
Male1063.3169.8

3.43

Average Family Size

3.2

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Five Forks Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1501.37%
9th to 12th Grade820.75%
High School Graduate1,19110.84%
Some College1,80016.39%
Associates Degree1,0119.20%
Bachelors Degree4,18338.08%
Graduate Degree2,56823.38%

Five Forks Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6268,4485,277
Black968968575
Hispanic643589308
Asian585585496
Multiple Races186186108
Other Race13113125
Native American77

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 84.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,326$84,617$41,332
Less Than High School$25,288$27,639$18,846
High School Grad$34,048$65,391$23,575
Some College$41,896$47,169$35,357
Bachelors Degree$65,682$87,237$41,064
Graduate Degree$91,160$110,795$64,891

$59,326

Average Earnings

$84,617

Average Male

$41,332

Average Female

Five Forks Language

Five Forks Language by Age

Five Forks Language

87.95% of Five Forks residents speak only English, while 12.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.96% of the population.

Five Forks Poverty

Five Forks Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,1087385.23%
Asian905596.52%
Black1,496201.34%

4.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.65%

Male Poverty Rate

3.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Five Forks

The race most likely to be in poverty in Five Forks is Asian, with 6.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Five Forks is Black, with 1.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.13%.

Name Poverty
Some College6.87%
High School5.79%
Bachelors or Greater1.39%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.39%
Male Unemployed17.96%
Male Employed1.07%
Female Employed1.02%

Five Forks Income

Five Forks Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$104,237$137,293
Families$113,320$146,169
Married Families$127,873-
Non Families$53,319$62,277

Five Forks Marital Status

Five Forks Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.1%

Male Marriage Rate

63.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Five Forks Married by Age and Sex

Five Forks 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.

Five Forks Marital Status by Race

Five Forks Veterans

873

Number of Veterans

848

Male Veterans

25

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War258
Vietnam249
Second Gulf War161
World War II41
Korea14
Name Veterans % of Total
White7897.75%
Black535.48%
Hispanic497.10%
Asian213.59%
Other107.63%

$Five Forks Veterans by Education

3.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Five Forks Employment Status

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Five Forks 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

35.52%

Born in South Carolina

90.96%

Native Born

9.04%

Foreign Born

3.76%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.96% of Five Forks residents were born in the United States, with 35.52% having been born in South Carolina. 3.76% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202018,0040.00%
201918,0040.00%
201818,0045042.88%
201717,5005713.37%
201616,9295313.24%
201516,3982251.39%
201416,1731,2228.17%
201314,9516454.51%
201214,3066534.78%
201113,653-487-3.44%
201014,1400.00%