Furman, South Carolina Population 2020

209

Furman is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 209, it is the 231st largest city in South Carolina and the 16551st largest city in the United States. Furman is currently declining at a rate of -1.88% annually and its population has decreased by -12.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 239 in 2010. Furman reached it's highest population of 237 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Furman has a population density of 67 people per square mile.

The average household income in Furman is $38,389 with a poverty rate of 8.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $513 per month, and the median house value is $48,100. The median age in Furman is 55.6 years, 58.2 years for males, and 53.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.1 males.

Furman Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 78.80%
  • White: 19.60%
  • Two or more races: 1.60%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Furman, South Carolina is 209, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 217.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 239.

Furman, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American19778.80%
White4919.60%
Two or More Races41.60%

Furman Population Pyramid 2020

Furman Median Age

55.6


Total

58.2


Male

53.2


Female

Furman Adults

There are 220 adults, (55 of whom are seniors) in Furman.

Furman Age Dependency

51.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Furman Sex Ratio

Female

142

56.80%

Male

108

43.20%

Furman Households and Families

Furman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Furman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married87.2%12.8%
All81.7%18.3%
Non Family71.1%28.9%
Male0%0%

81.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All932.6981.7
Married473.4587.2
Non Family381.0571.1
Female86100
Male00

3.82

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

1.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Furman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade63.24%
9th to 12th Grade5429.19%
High School Graduate7842.16%
Some College105.41%
Associates Degree2211.89%
Bachelors Degree105.41%
Graduate Degree52.70%

Furman Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1328610
White49395
Multiple Races4

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 79.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.20%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,259$22,000$26,250
Less Than High School$18,906$18,906$
High School Grad$26,000$24,792$26,313
Some College$26,563$$21,500
Bachelors Degree$31,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,259

Average Earnings

$22,000

Average Male

$26,250

Average Female

Furman Language

Furman Language by Age

Furman Language

100.00% of Furman residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Furman Poverty

Furman Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black197168.12%
Multiple44100.00%

8.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.89%

Male Poverty Rate

3.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Furman

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Furman is Black, with 8.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.33%
High School11.54%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed9.52%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Furman Income

Furman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,927$38,389
Families$48,281$47,180
Married Families$49,531-
Non Families$30,313$25,666

Furman Marital Status

Furman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Furman Married by Age and Sex

Furman 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 45-54.

Furman Marital Status by Race

Furman Veterans

11

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
Second Gulf War4
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War

$Furman Veterans by Education

36.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Furman Employment Status

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

40%

Employment Rate

27.9%

Unemployment Rate

Furman 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

97.60%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Furman residents were born in the United States, with 97.60% 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 Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020209-4-1.88%
2019213-4-1.84%
2018217-2-0.91%
2017219-4-1.79%
2016223-2-0.89%
2015225-4-1.75%
20142290.00%
2013229-4-1.72%
20122330.00%
2011233-4-1.69%
20102370.00%