Nichols, South Carolina Population 2020

331

Nichols is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 331, it is the 213th largest city in South Carolina and the 14980th largest city in the United States. Nichols is currently declining at a rate of -1.49% annually and its population has decreased by -10.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 368 in 2010. Nichols reached it's highest population of 367 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Nichols has a population density of 235 people per square mile.

The average household income in Nichols is $47,582 with a poverty rate of 13.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $110,300. The median age in Nichols is 46.5 years, 42.1 years for males, and 55.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.

Nichols Demographics

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

  • White: 55.34%
  • Black or African American: 43.89%
  • Two or more races: 0.76%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Nichols, South Carolina is 331, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 341.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 368.

Nichols, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14555.34%
Black or African American11543.89%
Two or More Races20.76%

Nichols Population Pyramid 2020

Nichols Median Age

46.5


Total

42.1


Male

55.5


Female

Nichols Adults

There are 218 adults, (56 of whom are seniors) in Nichols.

Nichols Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Nichols Sex Ratio

Female

132

50.38%

Male

130

49.62%

Nichols Households and Families

Nichols Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nichols Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female84.6%15.4%
Married84.1%15.9%
All81.4%18.6%
Non Family75.5%24.5%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1132.3281.4
Non Family491.0875.5
Married443.1184.1
Female133.7784.6
Male73.29100

3.27

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nichols Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade115.26%
9th to 12th Grade188.61%
High School Graduate9746.41%
Some College3315.79%
Associates Degree31.44%
Bachelors Degree4119.62%
Graduate Degree62.87%

Nichols Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11711341
Black88646
Multiple Races21
Hispanic22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 35.04%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,813$33,971$19,107
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,375$48,125$19,643
Some College$22,000$29,375$21,250
Bachelors Degree$14,583$$14,028
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,813

Average Earnings

$33,971

Average Male

$19,107

Average Female

Nichols Language

Nichols Language by Age

Nichols Language

96.95% of Nichols residents speak only English, while 3.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.05% of the population.

Nichols Poverty

Nichols Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1151916.52%
White1351511.11%
Multiple2150.00%

13.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.31%

Male Poverty Rate

14.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nichols

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nichols is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nichols is White, with 11.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.93%
High School13.40%
Some College5.56%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed8.77%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Nichols Income

Nichols Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,607$47,582
Families$59,375$64,384
Married Families$78,000-
Non Families$21,375$25,637

Nichols Marital Status

Nichols Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Nichols Married by Age and Sex

Nichols 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.

Nichols Marital Status by Race

Nichols Veterans

11

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea6
Vietnam5
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Nichols Veterans by Education

9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nichols Employment Status

47.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Nichols 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

85.88%

Born in South Carolina

97.71%

Native Born

2.29%

Foreign Born

2.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.71% of Nichols residents were born in the United States, with 85.88% having been born in South Carolina. 2.29% 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
2020331-5-1.49%
2019336-5-1.47%
2018341-5-1.45%
2017346-5-1.42%
2016351-2-0.57%
2015353-2-0.56%
2014355-1-0.28%
2013356-3-0.84%
2012359-6-1.64%
2011365-2-0.54%
20103670.00%