North Augusta, South Carolina Population 2020

24,366

North Augusta is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 24,366, it is the 23rd largest city in South Carolina and the 1582nd largest city in the United States. North Augusta is currently growing at a rate of 1.63% annually and its population has increased by 14.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,348 in 2010. Spanning over 21 miles, North Augusta has a population density of 1,188 people per square mile.

The average household income in North Augusta is $71,931 with a poverty rate of 13.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is $157,800. The median age in North Augusta is 40.1 years, 37.2 years for males, and 43.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.0 males.

North Augusta Demographics

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

  • White: 77.30%
  • Black or African American: 17.87%
  • Two or more races: 3.02%
  • Other race: 0.92%
  • Asian: 0.80%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Augusta, South Carolina is 24,366, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,584.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,348.

North Augusta, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,47177.30%
Black or African American4,04017.87%
Two or More Races6823.02%
Some Other Race2080.92%
Asian1800.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native220.10%

North Augusta Population Pyramid 2020

North Augusta Median Age

40.1


Total

37.2


Male

43.5


Female

North Augusta Adults

There are 17,619 adults, (3,888 of whom are seniors) in North Augusta.

North Augusta Age Dependency

64.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

North Augusta Sex Ratio

Female

11,960

52.91%

Male

10,643

47.09%

North Augusta Households and Families

North Augusta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

North Augusta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.7%15.3%
All64.8%35.2%
Non Family54%46%
Male47%53%
Female29.8%70.2%

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4772.3564.8
Married4,5902.8584.7
Non Family3,1121.1954
Female1,5223.0129.8
Male2533.5847

2.85

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

North Augusta Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3932.39%
9th to 12th Grade1,0136.17%
High School Graduate4,40326.82%
Some College3,38020.59%
Associates Degree1,3788.40%
Bachelors Degree4,00024.37%
Graduate Degree1,84711.25%

North Augusta Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,47511,6975,129
Black2,5332,117405
Hispanic976813167
Multiple Races272272119
Asian18013149
Other Race127827
Native American222215

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 68.18%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,291$46,131$32,601
Less Than High School$16,761$18,693$15,240
High School Grad$26,549$30,632$20,101
Some College$40,638$44,697$33,194
Bachelors Degree$45,750$61,286$35,297
Graduate Degree$53,762$80,942$50,716

$37,291

Average Earnings

$46,131

Average Male

$32,601

Average Female

North Augusta Language

North Augusta Language by Age

North Augusta Language

92.16% of North Augusta residents speak only English, while 7.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.23% of the population.

North Augusta Poverty

North Augusta Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black3,9251,53439.08%
White15,8841,1417.18%
Hispanic1,63117610.79%
Multiple68214521.26%
Other20810550.48%

13.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.74%

Male Poverty Rate

13.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Augusta

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Augusta is Other, with 50.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Augusta is White, with 7.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.04%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.05%
High School17.00%
Some College9.33%
Bachelors or Greater2.18%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.04%
Female Unemployed22.12%
Female Employed8.68%
Male Employed5.89%

North Augusta Income

North Augusta Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,811$71,931
Families$69,603$83,676
Married Families$89,451-
Non Families$36,179$45,840

North Augusta Marital Status

North Augusta Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

North Augusta Married by Age and Sex

North Augusta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

North Augusta Marital Status by Race

North Augusta Veterans

1,770

Number of Veterans

1,630

Male Veterans

140

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam616
First Gulf War434
Second Gulf War395
Korea188
World War II74
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3779.75%
Black35912.76%
Hispanic565.28%
2 or More196.11%
Indian1568.18%

$North Augusta Veterans by Education

6.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Augusta Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

North Augusta 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

21.95%

Born in South Carolina

94.48%

Native Born

5.52%

Foreign Born

3.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.48% of North Augusta residents were born in the United States, with 21.95% having been born in South Carolina. 3.84% 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
202024,3663911.63%
201923,9753911.66%
201823,5846352.77%
201722,9493911.73%
201622,5583111.40%
201522,2472180.99%
201422,0291100.50%
201321,9191130.52%
201221,8062040.94%
201121,6022201.03%
201021,3823,8081.98%
200017,5742,2231.36%
199015,3511,7581.22%
198013,5937100.54%
197012,8832,5352.22%
196010,3486,68910.96%
19503,6591,0303.36%
19402,6290.00%