New Ellenton, South Carolina Population 2020

2,155

New Ellenton is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,155, it is the 115th largest city in South Carolina and the 7323rd largest city in the United States. New Ellenton is currently growing at a rate of 0.51% annually and its population has increased by 5.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,052 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, New Ellenton has a population density of 485 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Ellenton is $49,028 with a poverty rate of 24.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $754 per month, and the median house value is $79,800. The median age in New Ellenton is 38.3 years, 39 years for males, and 37.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.8 males.

New Ellenton Demographics

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

  • White: 56.26%
  • Black or African American: 42.96%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Two or more races: 0.19%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Ellenton, South Carolina is 2,155, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,133.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,052.

New Ellenton, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,21456.26%
Black or African American92742.96%
Some Other Race130.60%
Two or More Races40.19%

New Ellenton Population Pyramid 2020

New Ellenton Median Age

38.3


Total

39


Male

37.1


Female

New Ellenton Adults

There are 1,683 adults, (455 of whom are seniors) in New Ellenton.

New Ellenton Age Dependency

75.7

Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

New Ellenton Sex Ratio

Female

1,155

53.52%

Male

1,003

46.48%

New Ellenton Households and Families

New Ellenton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Ellenton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family69%31%
Female51.6%48.4%
Male43.8%56.3%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9972.1670.4
Non Family3931.0269
Married3272.8389.6
Female2132.9351.6
Male643.1743.8

2.81

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.8%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Ellenton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade613.95%
9th to 12th Grade16710.82%
High School Graduate63641.22%
Some College30019.44%
Associates Degree1419.14%
Bachelors Degree17211.15%
Graduate Degree664.28%

New Ellenton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White920800189
Black56547049
Hispanic5441
Other Race13
Multiple Races44

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 white people with a rate of 20.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,917$39,103$29,602
Less Than High School$44,519$47,500$
High School Grad$22,123$$22,214
Some College$32,417$52,946$30,333
Bachelors Degree$45,221$38,882$48,750
Graduate Degree$40,714$$50,000

$31,917

Average Earnings

$39,103

Average Male

$29,602

Average Female

New Ellenton Language

New Ellenton Language by Age

New Ellenton Language

96.81% of New Ellenton residents speak only English, while 3.19% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.95% of the population.

New Ellenton Poverty

New Ellenton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black92737740.67%
White1,12513812.27%
Multiple44100.00%

24.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.32%

Male Poverty Rate

24.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Ellenton

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Ellenton is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Ellenton is White, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.43%.

Name Poverty
High School23.43%
Some College18.82%
Less Than High School7.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed40.63%
Female Employed15.98%
Male Employed12.21%

New Ellenton Income

New Ellenton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,563$49,028
Families$44,900$54,971
Married Families$68,438-
Non Families$26,354$39,049

New Ellenton Marital Status

New Ellenton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

33.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New Ellenton Married by Age and Sex

New Ellenton 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.

New Ellenton Marital Status by Race

New Ellenton Veterans

155

Number of Veterans

133

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
Korea28
World War II27
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$New Ellenton Veterans by Education

6.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Ellenton Employment Status

60.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

New Ellenton 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

55.70%

Born in South Carolina

98.42%

Native Born

1.58%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.42% of New Ellenton residents were born in the United States, with 55.70% having been born in South Carolina. 0.97% 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
20202,155110.51%
20192,144110.52%
20182,13360.28%
20172,127110.52%
20162,116190.91%
20152,097140.67%
20142,08360.29%
20132,07790.44%
20122,068190.93%
20112,049130.64%
20102,0360.00%