Gantt, South Carolina Population 2020

15,178

Gantt is a city located in South Carolina. Gantt has a 2020 population of 15,178. Gantt is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.67% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 14,229 in 2010. Gantt reached it's highest population of 15,393 in 2017.

The average household income in Gantt is $60,553 with a poverty rate of 27.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $752 per month, and the median house value is $97,900. The median age in Gantt is 36.6 years, 34.2 years for males, and 38.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.3 males.

Gantt Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.92%
  • White: 30.41%
  • Other race: 6.92%
  • Two or more races: 1.67%
  • Native American: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gantt, South Carolina is 15,178, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 15,178.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 14,229.

Gantt, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American9,09559.92%
White4,61630.41%
Some Other Race1,0516.92%
Two or More Races2541.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native1551.02%
Asian70.05%

Gantt Population Pyramid 2020

Gantt Median Age

36.6


Total

34.2


Male

38.7


Female

Gantt Adults

There are 10,977 adults, (2,183 of whom are seniors) in Gantt.

Gantt Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Gantt Sex Ratio

Female

8,059

53.10%

Male

7,119

46.90%

Gantt Households and Families

Gantt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gantt Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.3%30.7%
All54.3%45.7%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Female45.3%54.7%
Male36.8%63.3%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5232.7454.3
Non Family1,9571.1549.4
Married1,8763.5369.3
Female1,2903.7845.3
Male4003.4936.8

3.49

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gantt Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8468.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,69417.48%
High School Graduate3,08031.78%
Some College1,78418.41%
Associates Degree7657.89%
Bachelors Degree96910.00%
Graduate Degree5535.71%

Gantt Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black5,9124,596564
White2,7192,097887
Hispanic95136452
Other Race42715954
Multiple Races10576
Native American6846
Asian777

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,689$32,053$25,393
Less Than High School$17,388$17,778$17,273
High School Grad$30,082$33,361$19,282
Some College$27,058$31,385$25,305
Bachelors Degree$32,609$61,250$25,375
Graduate Degree$55,313$55,573$54,728

$27,689

Average Earnings

$32,053

Average Male

$25,393

Average Female

Gantt Language

Gantt Language by Age

Gantt Language

87.72% of Gantt residents speak only English, while 12.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.31% of the population.

Gantt Poverty

Gantt Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black9,0522,21624.48%
Hispanic2,1731,14352.60%
White3,63774820.57%
Other1,05153651.00%
Multiple2357431.49%
Native1552214.19%

27.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.91%

Male Poverty Rate

29.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gantt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gantt is Hispanic, with 52.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gantt is Native, with 14.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.29%
High School23.34%
Some College16.50%
Bachelors or Greater8.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.89%
Male Unemployed36.36%
Female Employed15.16%
Male Employed10.77%

Gantt Income

Gantt Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,134$60,553
Families$44,273$74,768
Married Families$58,664-
Non Families$21,981$33,138

Gantt Marital Status

Gantt Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

32.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gantt Married by Age and Sex

Gantt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gantt Marital Status by Race

Gantt Veterans

759

Number of Veterans

694

Male Veterans

65

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam343
First Gulf War171
Second Gulf War22
Korea13
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54270
65 to 74217
55 to 64155
75+95
18 to 3422
Name Veterans % of Total
Black4676.84%
White2928.52%
Hispanic171.60%

$Gantt Veterans by Education

8.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gantt Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gantt 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

73.44%

Born in South Carolina

92.82%

Native Born

7.18%

Foreign Born

6.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.82% of Gantt residents were born in the United States, with 73.44% having been born in South Carolina. 6.63% 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
202015,1780.00%
201915,1780.00%
201815,178-215-1.40%
201715,3936054.09%
201614,788950.65%
201514,693630.43%
201414,6302821.97%
201314,3486764.94%
201213,672-407-2.89%
201114,079-150-1.05%
201014,2290.00%