Moncks Corner, South Carolina Population 2020

12,689

Moncks Corner is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 12,689, it is the 34th largest city in South Carolina and the 2611th largest city in the United States. Moncks Corner is currently growing at a rate of 5.27% annually and its population has increased by 60.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,885 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Moncks Corner has a population density of 1,474 people per square mile.

The average household income in Moncks Corner is $67,364 with a poverty rate of 12.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $858 per month, and the median house value is $178,500. The median age in Moncks Corner is 35.2 years, 32.7 years for males, and 37.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.0 males.

Moncks Corner Demographics

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

  • White: 69.33%
  • Black or African American: 27.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.54%
  • Asian: 0.68%
  • Native American: 0.34%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Moncks Corner, South Carolina is 12,689, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,419.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,885.

Moncks Corner, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,05069.33%
Black or African American2,84127.94%
Two or More Races1571.54%
Asian690.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native350.34%
Some Other Race170.17%

Moncks Corner Population Pyramid 2020

Moncks Corner Median Age

35.2


Total

32.7


Male

37.2


Female

Moncks Corner Adults

There are 7,719 adults, (1,136 of whom are seniors) in Moncks Corner.

Moncks Corner Age Dependency

54.5

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Moncks Corner Sex Ratio

Female

5,059

49.75%

Male

5,110

50.25%

Moncks Corner Households and Families

Moncks Corner Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Moncks Corner Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.5%10.5%
Married75.2%24.8%
All63%37%
Non Family51.9%48.1%
Female40.9%59.1%

63.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5622.7263
Married1,8613.3675.2
Non Family1,0111.1251.9
Female6143.2140.9
Male764.2189.5

3.22

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moncks Corner Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2523.84%
9th to 12th Grade5087.73%
High School Graduate2,07831.63%
Some College1,92329.27%
Associates Degree6439.79%
Bachelors Degree66810.17%
Graduate Degree4987.58%

Moncks Corner Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5234,034842
Black1,8131,571295
Multiple Races1141077
Hispanic998522
Asian3830
Other Race1717
Native American14

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 22.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,957$45,590$31,059
Less Than High School$$$19,205
High School Grad$30,279$33,750$21,026
Some College$41,791$49,132$33,843
Bachelors Degree$54,700$78,100$23,250
Graduate Degree$55,804$68,721$50,707

$38,957

Average Earnings

$45,590

Average Male

$31,059

Average Female

Moncks Corner Language

Moncks Corner Language by Age

Moncks Corner Language

95.26% of Moncks Corner residents speak only English, while 4.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.67% of the population.

Moncks Corner Poverty

Moncks Corner Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,86288612.91%
Black2,69931811.78%
Hispanic1135246.02%
Native3535100.00%
Multiple861719.77%
Asian61914.75%

12.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.23%

Male Poverty Rate

14.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moncks Corner

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moncks Corner is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moncks Corner is Black, with 11.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.05%
High School12.26%
Some College9.38%
Bachelors or Greater1.55%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed4.32%
Male Employed3.81%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Moncks Corner Income

Moncks Corner Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,423$67,364
Families$67,321$75,842
Married Families$80,690-
Non Families$32,224$40,310

Moncks Corner Marital Status

Moncks Corner Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Moncks Corner Married by Age and Sex

Moncks Corner 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 55-64.

Moncks Corner Marital Status by Race

Moncks Corner Veterans

625

Number of Veterans

549

Male Veterans

76

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam273
First Gulf War152
Second Gulf War101
Korea50
World War II
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64237
65 to 74162
75+88
35 to 5487
18 to 3451
Name Veterans % of Total
White4738.83%
Black1527.43%

$Moncks Corner Veterans by Education

5.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moncks Corner Employment Status

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Moncks Corner 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

64.31%

Born in South Carolina

97.81%

Native Born

2.19%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.81% of Moncks Corner residents were born in the United States, with 64.31% having been born in South Carolina. 0.85% 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
202012,6896355.27%
201912,0546355.56%
201811,4197036.56%
201710,7166356.30%
201610,0815335.58%
20159,5483904.26%
20149,1583173.59%
20138,8414415.25%
20128,4003614.49%
20118,0392863.69%
20107,7531,8012.68%
20005,9523450.60%
19905,6071,9084.25%
19803,6990.00%