Gifford, South Carolina Population 2020

258

Gifford is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 258, it is the 224th largest city in South Carolina and the 15865th largest city in the United States. Gifford is currently declining at a rate of -1.15% annually and its population has decreased by -10.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 288 in 2010. Gifford reached it's highest population of 287 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Gifford has a population density of 267 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gifford is $28,792 with a poverty rate of 7.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $692 per month, and the median house value is $51,700. The median age in Gifford is 32.5 years, 26.6 years for males, and 45.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.7 males.

Gifford Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 91.64%
  • Two or more races: 6.97%
  • White: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gifford, South Carolina is 258, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 264.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 288.

Gifford, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American26391.64%
Two or More Races206.97%
White41.39%

Gifford Population Pyramid 2020

Gifford Median Age

32.5


Total

26.6


Male

45.3


Female

Gifford Adults

There are 224 adults, (41 of whom are seniors) in Gifford.

Gifford Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gifford Sex Ratio

Female

143

49.83%

Male

144

50.17%

Gifford Households and Families

Gifford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gifford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female84%16%
Married84%16%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family56.1%43.9%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All982.9373.5
Non Family411.1556.1
Female255.9284
Married252.6884
Male73.57100

4.11

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gifford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade42.13%
9th to 12th Grade147.45%
High School Graduate11963.30%
Some College3518.62%
Associates Degree136.91%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree31.60%

Gifford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1821683
White4
Multiple Races22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 1.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,000$30,096$23,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,714$30,096$19,000
Some College$25,833$$25,833
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,000

Average Earnings

$30,096

Average Male

$23,750

Average Female

Gifford Language

Gifford Language by Age

Gifford Language

100.00% of Gifford 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.

Gifford Poverty

Gifford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black260207.69%
Multiple20210.00%

7.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.67%

Male Poverty Rate

9.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gifford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gifford is Multiple, with 10.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gifford is Black, with 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.24%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.22%
Some College12.50%
High School8.40%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gifford Income

Gifford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,500$28,792
Families$33,750$34,098
Married Families$33,750-
Non Families$20,536$20,249

Gifford Marital Status

Gifford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

23.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

27.3%

Male Marriage Rate

20.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gifford Married by Age and Sex

Gifford 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 45-54.

Gifford Marital Status by Race

Gifford Veterans

2

Number of Veterans

2

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Gifford Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gifford Employment Status

60%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

15.6%

Unemployment Rate

Gifford 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

95.82%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gifford residents were born in the United States, with 95.82% 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
2020258-3-1.15%
2019261-3-1.14%
2018264-3-1.12%
2017267-3-1.11%
2016270-3-1.10%
2015273-4-1.44%
20142770.00%
2013277-5-1.77%
2012282-1-0.35%
2011283-4-1.39%
20102870.00%