Garden City, South Carolina Population 2020

10,070

Garden City is a city located in South Carolina. Garden City has a 2020 population of 10,070. Garden City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 9.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,209 in 2010. Garden City reached it's highest population of 10,070 in 2018.

The average household income in Garden City is $57,382 with a poverty rate of 10.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $975 per month, and the median house value is $140,200. The median age in Garden City is 60.7 years, 59.2 years for males, and 61.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.8 males.

Garden City Demographics

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

  • White: 92.14%
  • Two or more races: 4.31%
  • Black or African American: 1.77%
  • Native American: 1.19%
  • Asian: 0.38%
  • Other race: 0.21%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Garden City, South Carolina is 10,070, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,070.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,209.

Garden City, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,27992.14%
Two or More Races4344.31%
Black or African American1781.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native1201.19%
Asian380.38%
Some Other Race210.21%

Garden City Population Pyramid 2020

Garden City Median Age

60.7


Total

59.2


Male

61.3


Female

Garden City Adults

There are 9,082 adults, (4,095 of whom are seniors) in Garden City.

Garden City Age Dependency

101.9

Age Dependency Ratio

82.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Garden City Sex Ratio

Female

5,695

56.55%

Male

4,375

43.45%

Garden City Households and Families

Garden City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Garden City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All76.6%23.4%
Non Family72.1%27.9%
Female63.6%36.4%
Male36.4%63.6%

76.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8372.0576.6
Married2,1872.4585.6
Non Family2,1221.2672.1
Female4183.6963.6
Male1103.2636.4

2.59

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Garden City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1321.53%
9th to 12th Grade4935.72%
High School Graduate2,84933.04%
Some College2,23425.91%
Associates Degree1,04312.10%
Bachelors Degree1,28014.85%
Graduate Degree5916.85%

Garden City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,0427,5351,792
Hispanic20216744
Black15513621
Multiple Races150117
Native American5928
Asian241414
Other Race9

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,010$30,833$21,020
Less Than High School$16,875$16,042$
High School Grad$22,483$25,767$20,517
Some College$21,318$26,250$18,390
Bachelors Degree$39,353$42,286$33,646
Graduate Degree$59,091$59,773$54,318

$25,010

Average Earnings

$30,833

Average Male

$21,020

Average Female

Garden City Language

Garden City Language by Age

Garden City Language

97.34% of Garden City residents speak only English, while 2.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Garden City Poverty

Garden City Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,9078179.17%
Multiple43417139.40%
Hispanic3218125.23%
Black15995.66%
Other21733.33%

10.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.91%

Male Poverty Rate

10.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Garden City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Multiple, with 39.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Garden City is Black, with 5.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.36%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.15%
Some College10.86%
High School9.17%
Bachelors or Greater3.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.67%
Male Unemployed22.22%
Male Employed7.17%
Female Employed7.04%

Garden City Income

Garden City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,920$57,382
Families$54,382$72,153
Married Families$58,403-
Non Families$28,171$37,233

Garden City Marital Status

Garden City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Garden City Married by Age and Sex

Garden City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Garden City Marital Status by Race

Garden City Veterans

1,305

Number of Veterans

1,263

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam514
Korea214
First Gulf War126
World War II102
Second Gulf War38
Age Group Veterans
75+494
65 to 74431
55 to 64213
35 to 54158
18 to 349
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,27014.75%
2 or More2512.08%
Hispanic208.44%
Black106.45%

$Garden City Veterans by Education

6.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Garden City Employment Status

44.5%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Garden City 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

25.90%

Born in South Carolina

97.06%

Native Born

2.94%

Foreign Born

0.56%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.06% of Garden City residents were born in the United States, with 25.90% having been born in South Carolina. 0.56% 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
202010,0700.00%
201910,0700.00%
201810,0703683.79%
20179,7022462.60%
20169,4562102.27%
20159,2464224.78%
20148,824-417-4.51%
20139,2414935.64%
20128,748-82-0.93%
20118,830-379-4.12%
20109,2090.00%