Mullins, South Carolina Population 2020

4,181

Mullins is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,181, it is the 75th largest city in South Carolina and the 5264th largest city in the United States. Mullins is currently declining at a rate of -1.74% annually and its population has decreased by -10.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,663 in 2010. Mullins reached it's highest population of 6,229 in 1960. Spanning over 3 miles, Mullins has a population density of 1,363 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mullins is $65,814 with a poverty rate of 29.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $435 per month, and the median house value is $70,200. The median age in Mullins is 40 years, 39.3 years for males, and 44.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.3 males.

Mullins Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 64.64%
  • White: 34.12%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Two or more races: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mullins, South Carolina is 4,181, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,329.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,663.

Mullins, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,86364.64%
White1,51134.12%
Some Other Race451.02%
Two or More Races100.23%

Mullins Population Pyramid 2020

Mullins Median Age

40


Total

39.3


Male

44.8


Female

Mullins Adults

There are 3,459 adults, (895 of whom are seniors) in Mullins.

Mullins Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mullins Sex Ratio

Female

2,211

49.92%

Male

2,218

50.08%

Mullins Households and Families

Mullins Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mullins Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
Male82.6%17.4%
All63.1%36.9%
Female54.2%45.8%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6332.6563.1
Non Family6241.2152.1
Female5244.0554.2
Married4393.0387.2
Male462.6182.6

3.45

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mullins Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2778.79%
9th to 12th Grade60219.10%
High School Graduate1,05133.34%
Some College51716.40%
Associates Degree1354.28%
Bachelors Degree47114.94%
Graduate Degree993.14%

Mullins Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black1,9971,315328
White1,093918242
Hispanic7146
Other Race4532
Multiple Races101

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.99%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.14%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,874$28,568$30,250
Less Than High School$13,958$19,167$13,611
High School Grad$28,013$28,830$16,875
Some College$20,938$$
Bachelors Degree$39,728$102,734$36,775
Graduate Degree$42,321$$42,321

$28,874

Average Earnings

$28,568

Average Male

$30,250

Average Female

Mullins Language

Mullins Language by Age

Mullins Language

96.38% of Mullins residents speak only English, while 3.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.82% of the population.

Mullins Poverty

Mullins Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,8191,08438.45%
White1,43119613.70%
Hispanic7179.86%
Multiple10110.00%

29.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.73%

Male Poverty Rate

27.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mullins

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mullins is Black, with 38.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mullins is Hispanic, with 9.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School50.53%
High School30.40%
Some College16.45%
Bachelors or Greater10.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.25%
Male Unemployed26.56%
Female Employed15.90%
Male Employed3.34%

Mullins Income

Mullins Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,003$65,814
Families$39,702$57,597
Married Families$57,813-
Non Families$12,778$78,731

Mullins Marital Status

Mullins Marital Status

Marriage Rates

25.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.7%

Male Marriage Rate

25.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Mullins Married by Age and Sex

Mullins 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.

Mullins Marital Status by Race

Mullins Veterans

290

Number of Veterans

290

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
Korea39
World War II16
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Mullins Veterans by Education

0.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mullins Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

42.5%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Mullins 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

83.90%

Born in South Carolina

99.37%

Native Born

0.63%

Foreign Born

0.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.37% of Mullins residents were born in the United States, with 83.90% having been born in South Carolina. 0.25% 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
20204,181-74-1.74%
20194,255-74-1.71%
20184,329-49-1.12%
20174,378-74-1.66%
20164,452-12-0.27%
20154,464-32-0.71%
20144,496-20-0.44%
20134,516-43-0.94%
20124,559-62-1.34%
20114,621-31-0.67%
20104,652-377-0.78%
20005,029-881-1.60%
19905,910-158-0.26%
19806,068620.10%
19706,006-223-0.36%
19606,2291,3132.40%
19504,9165241.13%
19404,3921,2343.35%
19303,1580.00%