Olar, South Carolina Population 2021

224
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Olar is a city located in Bamberg County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 224, it is the 228th largest city in South Carolina and the 16317th largest city in the United States . Olar is currently declining at a rate of -0.88% annually and its population has decreased by -12.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 257 in 2010. Olar reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Olar has a population density of 285 people per square mile.

The average household income in Olar is $51,310 with a poverty rate of 10.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Olar is 38.8 years, 31.9 years for males, and 38.8 years for females.

Olar Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Olarwas:

  • Black or African American: 70.32%
  • White: 29.68%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Olar, South Carolina is 224 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 228.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 257.

Olar, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American21870.32%
White9229.68%
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Olar Population by Race

Olar Population Pyramid $2021

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Olar Median Age

38.8


Total

31.9


Male

38.8


Female

Olar Adults

There are 228 adults, (69 of whom are seniors) in Olar.

Olar Age Dependency

95

Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Olar Sex Ratio

Female

167

53.87%

Male

143

46.13%

Olar Population by Age

Olar Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Olar Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female22.2%77.8%
All72.6%27.4%
Non Family82.4%17.6%
Married97.1%2.9%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Olar Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1132.7472.6
Non Family511.2482.4
Married352.6997.1
Female275.6722.2
Male00

3.44

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Olar Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade135.99%
9th to 12th Grade5726.27%
High School Graduate6730.88%
Some College4721.66%
Associates Degree135.99%
Bachelors Degree146.45%
Graduate Degree62.76%
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Olar Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Olar Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.42%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 27.27%.

Olar Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,833$68,657$32,159
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$27,083$$27,083
Some College$36,442$$36,250
Bachelors Degree$43,438$$43,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$40,833

Average Earnings

$68,657

Average Male

$32,159

Average Female

Olar Earnings by Educational Attainment

Olar Language by Age

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Olar Language

98.27% of Olar residents speak only English, while 1.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.73% of the population.

Olar Language

Olar Poverty by Race

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10.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.69%

Male Poverty Rate

13.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olar

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olar is Black, with 11.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olar is White, with 9.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.30%.

Olar Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.14%
Some College8.33%
High School7.46%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Olar Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed4.08%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Olar Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Olar Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,406$51,310
Families$49,643$59,127
Married Families--
Non Families$23,750$24,231
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Income by Household Type

Olar Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

33.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Olar Married by Age and Sex

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Olar 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 20-34.

Olar Marital Status by Race

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Olar Marital Status

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43

Number of Veterans

24

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War19
Vietnam9
World War II4
Korea1
First Gulf War

Olar Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5419
75+15
65 to 749
55 to 64
18 to 34

Olar Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black3622.78%
White710.00%

Olar Veterans by Race

Olar Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olar Veterans by Education

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41.2%

Labor Force Participation

39.5%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Olar Employment by Age

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Olar Employment by Race

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Olar Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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76.13%

Born in Olar

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Olar residents were born in the United States, with 76.13% having been born in South Carolina. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Olar Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021224-2-0.88%
2020226-2-0.88%
2019228-2-0.87%
2018230-2-0.86%
2017232-3-1.28%
2016235-3-1.26%
2015238-5-2.06%
2014243-3-1.22%
2013246-8-3.15%
2012254-1-0.39%
2011255-2-0.78%
20102570.00%

Olar Population by Year