Hanahan, South Carolina Population 2020

28,803

Hanahan is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 28,803, it is the 16th largest city in South Carolina and the 1335th largest city in the United States. Hanahan is currently growing at a rate of 5.57% annually and its population has increased by 60.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,997 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Hanahan has a population density of 2,735 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hanahan is $77,614 with a poverty rate of 12.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,042 per month, and the median house value is $216,000. The median age in Hanahan is 34 years, 33.1 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 107.5 males.

Hanahan Demographics

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

  • White: 71.69%
  • Black or African American: 16.57%
  • Asian: 4.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.79%
  • Other race: 2.93%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Hanahan, South Carolina is 28,803, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 25,765.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,997.

Hanahan, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,46371.69%
Black or African American3,80416.57%
Asian1,0984.78%
Two or More Races8713.79%
Some Other Race6732.93%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.24%

Hanahan Population Pyramid 2020

Hanahan Median Age

34


Total

33.1


Male

35.3


Female

Hanahan Adults

There are 17,168 adults, (2,531 of whom are seniors) in Hanahan.

Hanahan Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Hanahan Sex Ratio

Female

11,066

48.19%

Male

11,897

51.81%

Hanahan Households and Families

Hanahan Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hanahan Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.7%22.3%
All63.3%36.7%
Non Family52.4%47.6%
Female48.8%51.2%
Male36.4%63.6%

63.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,3762.7363.3
Married4,1273.2977.7
Non Family2,7141.3852.4
Female9613.7148.8
Male5743.4136.4

3.26

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hanahan Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4503.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,0116.75%
High School Graduate3,84325.65%
Some College3,25521.72%
Associates Degree1,67711.19%
Bachelors Degree3,36022.42%
Graduate Degree1,3899.27%

Hanahan Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,73410,0073,691
Black2,1001,904445
Hispanic1,190727160
Asian687660389
Other Race32316724
Multiple Races309295102
Native American4713

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 96.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 56.62%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,612$48,571$36,121
Less Than High School$21,716$21,697$21,944
High School Grad$32,717$40,072$30,031
Some College$40,820$48,242$36,116
Bachelors Degree$47,593$55,660$40,324
Graduate Degree$69,977$91,406$46,985

$40,612

Average Earnings

$48,571

Average Male

$36,121

Average Female

Hanahan Language

Hanahan Language by Age

Hanahan Language

87.25% of Hanahan residents speak only English, while 12.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.26% of the population.

Hanahan Poverty

Hanahan Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,0511,1747.80%
Black3,78680921.37%
Hispanic2,13544720.94%
Multiple85817720.63%
Asian1,09015013.76%
Other642629.66%
Native473472.34%

12.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.20%

Male Poverty Rate

14.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hanahan

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hanahan is Native, with 72.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hanahan is White, with 7.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.82%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.76%
High School14.57%
Some College5.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.74%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed22.82%
Female Unemployed17.99%
Female Employed8.31%
Male Employed4.58%

Hanahan Income

Hanahan Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$65,329$77,614
Families$73,925$87,681
Married Families$89,928-
Non Families$42,698$52,841

Hanahan Marital Status

Hanahan Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Hanahan Married by Age and Sex

Hanahan 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.

Hanahan Marital Status by Race

Hanahan Veterans

2,719

Number of Veterans

2,224

Male Veterans

495

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War931
First Gulf War870
Vietnam653
Korea119
World War II91
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,09816.40%
Black45418.46%
Hispanic1137.62%
Asian738.97%
2 or More6217.37%
Indian2037.04%
Other122.74%

$Hanahan Veterans by Education

6.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hanahan Employment Status

70.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hanahan 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

46.09%

Born in South Carolina

90.68%

Native Born

9.32%

Foreign Born

5.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.68% of Hanahan residents were born in the United States, with 46.09% having been born in South Carolina. 5.84% 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
202028,8031,5195.57%
201927,2841,5195.90%
201825,7651,2144.94%
201724,5511,5196.60%
201623,0321,5197.06%
201521,5131,6778.45%
201419,8362991.53%
201319,5373681.92%
201219,1697684.17%
201118,4013301.83%
201018,0715,1343.40%
200012,937-239-0.18%
199013,176-48-0.04%
198013,2244,8244.64%
19708,4000.00%