Olar, South Carolina Population 2020

223

Olar is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 223, it is the 229th largest city in South Carolina and the 16341st largest city in the United States. Olar is currently declining at a rate of -1.33% annually and its population has decreased by -13.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 257 in 2010. Olar reached it's highest population of 257 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Olar has a population density of 284 people per square mile.

The average household income in Olar is $38,507 with a poverty rate of 15.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $563 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Olar is 56.1 years, 58.3 years for males, and 56 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.8 males.

Olar Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 56.28%
  • White: 43.72%
  • 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 223, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 229.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 257.

Olar, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American10356.28%
White8043.72%

Olar Population Pyramid 2020

Olar Median Age

56.1


Total

58.3


Male

56


Female

Olar Adults

There are 161 adults, (61 of whom are seniors) in Olar.

Olar Age Dependency

83

Age Dependency Ratio

61

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22

Child Dependency Ratio

Olar Sex Ratio

Female

99

54.10%

Male

84

45.90%

Olar Households and Families

Olar Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Olar Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married97.1%2.9%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family70.2%29.8%
Female57.1%42.9%
Male0%0%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All961.9178.1
Non Family471.1570.2
Married352.4397.1
Female143.1457.1
Male00

2.43

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Olar Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade128.05%
9th to 12th Grade2013.42%
High School Graduate6946.31%
Some College149.40%
Associates Degree1510.07%
Bachelors Degree1610.74%
Graduate Degree32.01%

Olar Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.39%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.81%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,625$35,938$27,321
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$26,786$$26,607
Some College$35,625$35,625$
Bachelors Degree$40,417$$41,250
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,625

Average Earnings

$35,938

Average Male

$27,321

Average Female

Olar Language

Olar Language by Age

Olar Language

97.25% of Olar residents speak only English, while 2.75% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Olar Poverty

Olar Poverty by Race

15.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.52%

Male Poverty Rate

21.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Olar

The race most likely to be in poverty in Olar is Black, with 25.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Olar is White, with 3.75% 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 9.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.50%
Bachelors or Greater15.79%
High School7.25%
Some College6.90%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed9.09%

Olar Income

Olar Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,125$38,507
Families$47,614$53,731
Married Families$46,750-
Non Families$17,917$21,885

Olar Marital Status

Olar Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Olar Married by Age and Sex

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 Over 65.

Olar Marital Status by Race

Olar Veterans

19

Number of Veterans

19

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Olar Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Olar Employment Status

36.1%

Labor Force Participation

33.1%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Olar 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

73.22%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Olar residents were born in the United States, with 73.22% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020223-3-1.33%
2019226-3-1.31%
2018229-2-0.87%
2017231-3-1.28%
2016234-4-1.68%
2015238-5-2.06%
2014243-4-1.62%
2013247-5-1.98%
2012252-3-1.18%
2011255-2-0.78%
20102570.00%