Fountain Inn, South Carolina Population 2020

10,427

Fountain Inn is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 10,427, it is the 40th largest city in South Carolina and the 3006th largest city in the United States. Fountain Inn is currently growing at a rate of 2.00% annually and its population has increased by 33.70% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,799 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Fountain Inn has a population density of 1,436 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fountain Inn is $73,132 with a poverty rate of 8.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $783 per month, and the median house value is $147,200. The median age in Fountain Inn is 34.9 years, 31.3 years for males, and 37.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.3 males.

Fountain Inn Demographics

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

  • White: 58.34%
  • Black or African American: 34.75%
  • Two or more races: 2.41%
  • Native American: 2.26%
  • Asian: 1.35%
  • Other race: 0.90%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fountain Inn, South Carolina is 10,427, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,019.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,799.

Fountain Inn, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,06658.34%
Black or African American3,01834.75%
Two or More Races2092.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native1962.26%
Asian1171.35%
Some Other Race780.90%

Fountain Inn Population Pyramid 2020

Fountain Inn Median Age

34.9


Total

31.3


Male

37.2


Female

Fountain Inn Adults

There are 6,299 adults, (1,001 of whom are seniors) in Fountain Inn.

Fountain Inn Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain Inn Sex Ratio

Female

4,564

52.56%

Male

4,120

47.44%

Fountain Inn Households and Families

Fountain Inn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fountain Inn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
Female75.2%24.8%
All73%27%
Male59.1%40.9%
Non Family52%48%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9392.9273
Married1,8163.5280
Non Family5601.0452
Female4312.7675.2
Male1323.2359.1

3.31

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fountain Inn Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1622.95%
9th to 12th Grade62211.34%
High School Graduate1,70731.12%
Some College89916.39%
Associates Degree81214.80%
Bachelors Degree86915.84%
Graduate Degree4147.55%

Fountain Inn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,4113,068934
Black1,6691,234197
Hispanic273273149
Other Race737322
Native American7070
Asian70703
Multiple Races3630

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 hispanic people with a rate of 54.58%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,063$44,223$32,769
Less Than High School$11,730$41,643$11,209
High School Grad$28,233$29,821$18,485
Some College$42,788$50,302$37,295
Bachelors Degree$63,750$64,934$62,727
Graduate Degree$61,026$$61,026

$39,063

Average Earnings

$44,223

Average Male

$32,769

Average Female

Fountain Inn Language

Fountain Inn Language by Age

Fountain Inn Language

91.87% of Fountain Inn residents speak only English, while 8.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.77% of the population.

Fountain Inn Poverty

Fountain Inn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,00333411.12%
White4,7672725.71%
Hispanic52212523.95%
Multiple2098641.15%
Other784557.69%
Asian1171714.53%

8.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.78%

Male Poverty Rate

11.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain Inn

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain Inn is Other, with 57.69% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fountain Inn is White, with 5.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.48%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.54%
High School15.89%
Some College4.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.25%
Male Unemployed8.70%
Female Employed4.01%
Male Employed1.53%

Fountain Inn Income

Fountain Inn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,904$73,132
Families$70,391$78,090
Married Families$83,958-
Non Families$30,588$45,174

Fountain Inn Marital Status

Fountain Inn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain Inn Married by Age and Sex

Fountain Inn Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Fountain Inn Marital Status by Race

Fountain Inn Veterans

371

Number of Veterans

332

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam115
First Gulf War67
Korea20
Second Gulf War20
World War II

$Fountain Inn Veterans by Education

5.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain Inn Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.2%

Employment Rate

11.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain Inn 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

60.01%

Born in South Carolina

96.15%

Native Born

3.85%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.15% of Fountain Inn residents were born in the United States, with 60.01% having been born in South Carolina. 0.85% 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
202010,4272042.00%
201910,2232042.04%
201810,0191,36515.77%
20178,6542042.41%
20168,4502232.71%
20158,2271822.26%
20148,0451381.75%
20137,907750.96%
20127,832600.77%
20117,7721391.82%
20107,6331,6162.41%
20006,0171,6293.21%
19904,3881620.38%
19804,2268352.23%
19703,3910.00%