Newberry, South Carolina Population 2020

10,611

Newberry is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 10,611, it is the 39th largest city in South Carolina and the 2967th largest city in the United States. Newberry is currently growing at a rate of 1.31% annually and its population has increased by 3.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,277 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Newberry has a population density of 1,187 people per square mile.

The average household income in Newberry is $44,805 with a poverty rate of 27.81%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $702 per month, and the median house value is $85,300. The median age in Newberry is 37.2 years, 34.2 years for males, and 39.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males.

Newberry Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 57.04%
  • White: 37.36%
  • Two or more races: 2.34%
  • Other race: 1.94%
  • Native American: 1.01%
  • Asian: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Newberry, South Carolina is 10,611, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,337.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,277.

Newberry, South Carolina Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202038,704920.24%
201938,612920.24%
201838,520920.24%
201738,4284811.25%
201637,9471710.45%
201537,7761070.28%
201437,6691990.53%
201337,470-67-0.18%
201237,537350.09%
201137,502-108-0.29%
201037,6100.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American5,86957.04%
White3,84437.36%
Two or More Races2412.34%
Some Other Race2001.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native1041.01%
Asian310.30%

Newberry Population Pyramid 2020

Newberry Median Age

37.2


Total

34.2


Male

39.9


Female

Newberry Adults

There are 8,065 adults, (1,784 of whom are seniors) in Newberry.

Newberry Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Newberry Sex Ratio

Female

5,394

52.42%

Male

4,895

47.58%

Newberry Households and Families

Newberry Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Newberry Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
Non Family52.1%47.9%
All51.1%48.9%
Male34.9%65.1%
Female20.8%79.2%

51.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9472.3451.1
Non Family1,7261.3252.1
Married1,0862.7880.2
Female1,0493.620.8
Male862.0234.9

2.99

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newberry Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3635.58%
9th to 12th Grade1,09516.83%
High School Graduate2,48538.20%
Some College1,08016.60%
Associates Degree4466.86%
Bachelors Degree67110.31%
Graduate Degree3665.63%

Newberry Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black3,4132,326148
White2,8852,592871
Hispanic17496
Other Race10830
Multiple Races565613
Asian555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,762$25,951$25,333
Less Than High School$20,238$21,347$11,719
High School Grad$26,503$25,410$29,226
Some College$21,882$27,123$16,992
Bachelors Degree$40,245$40,759$32,188
Graduate Degree$39,200$57,667$28,611

$25,762

Average Earnings

$25,951

Average Male

$25,333

Average Female

Newberry Language

Newberry Language by Age

Newberry Language

95.71% of Newberry residents speak only English, while 4.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.42% of the population.

Newberry Poverty

Newberry Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black5,4701,98636.31%
White3,17832110.10%
Hispanic28814650.69%
Native104104100.00%
Other2006733.50%
Multiple2334519.31%

27.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.60%

Male Poverty Rate

29.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newberry

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newberry is White, with 10.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.42%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.01%
Some College23.12%
High School16.88%
Bachelors or Greater1.40%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed81.91%
Female Unemployed37.97%
Female Employed13.85%
Male Employed8.53%

Newberry Income

Newberry Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,492$44,805
Families$41,536$57,652
Married Families$75,825-
Non Families$20,636$26,565

Newberry Marital Status

Newberry Marital Status

Marriage Rates

27.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.8%

Male Marriage Rate

25.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Newberry Married by Age and Sex

Newberry 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 55-64.

Newberry Marital Status by Race

Newberry Veterans

555

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

60

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam312
Second Gulf War89
First Gulf War48
Korea46
World War II7

$Newberry Veterans by Education

11.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newberry Employment Status

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Newberry 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

82.22%

Born in South Carolina

97.94%

Native Born

2.06%

Foreign Born

1.31%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.94% of Newberry residents were born in the United States, with 82.22% having been born in South Carolina. 1.31% 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
202010,6111371.31%
201910,4741371.33%
201810,337-39-0.38%
201710,3761371.34%
201610,239100.10%
201510,229-16-0.16%
201410,245210.21%
201310,224-62-0.60%
201210,286-16-0.16%
201110,302-66-0.64%
201010,368-212-0.20%
200010,580380.04%
199010,5426760.66%
19809,8666480.68%
19709,2181,0101.17%
19608,2086620.84%
19507,546360.05%
19407,5102120.29%
19307,2981,4042.16%
19205,8948661.60%
19105,0284210.88%
19004,6071,5874.31%
18903,0200.00%