Powdersville, South Carolina Population 2021

9,632
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Powdersville is a city located in South Carolina. Powdersville has a 2020 population of 9,632. Powdersville is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Powdersville reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Powdersville is $82,540 with a poverty rate of 12.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $816 per month, and the median house value is $188,300. The median age in Powdersville is 38 years, 39 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Powdersville Demographics

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

  • White: 80.61%
  • Black or African American: 7.33%
  • Other race: 7.16%
  • Asian: 4.17%
  • Two or more races: 0.73%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Powdersville, South Carolina is 9,632 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,632.

Powdersville, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,76480.61%
Black or African American7067.33%
Some Other Race6907.16%
Asian4024.17%
Two or More Races700.73%
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Powdersville Population by Race

Powdersville Population Pyramid $2021

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Powdersville Median Age

38


Total

39


Male

37


Female

Powdersville Adults

There are 7,334 adults, (1,185 of whom are seniors) in Powdersville.

Powdersville Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Powdersville Sex Ratio

Female

4,932

51.20%

Male

4,700

48.80%

Powdersville Population by Age

Powdersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Powdersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female43.4%56.6%
Male58.6%41.4%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
All75.4%24.6%
Married87.6%12.4%

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Powdersville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5152.7475.4
Married2,0253.2887.6
Non Family9451.3465.8
Female4293.1643.4
Male1163.1558.6

3.13

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

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Powdersville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade821.21%
9th to 12th Grade5407.95%
High School Graduate1,92128.27%
Some College1,21417.87%
Associates Degree87712.91%
Bachelors Degree1,34619.81%
Graduate Degree81511.99%
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Powdersville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Powdersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,6775,2201,846
Hispanic408317
Other Race408317
Black354352112
Asian342270189
2+ Races141414

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Powdersville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,890$50,060$31,273
Less Than 9th Grade$29,493$28,750$58,333
High School Graduate$26,592$$27,792
Some College$39,921$51,855$27,466
Bachelors Degree$63,393$85,168$43,750
Graduate Degree$58,365$55,542$76,000

$38,890

Average Earnings

$50,060

Average Male

$31,273

Average Female

Powdersville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Powdersville Language by Age

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Powdersville Language

89.78% of Powdersville residents speak only English, while 10.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.35% of the population.

Powdersville Language

Powdersville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,7155336.91%
Hispanic70143061.34%
Other69042862.03%
Black70625035.41%

12.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.57%

Male Poverty Rate

8.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powdersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powdersville is Other, with 62.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powdersville is White, with 6.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.35%.

Powdersville Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School21.08%
Less Than 9th Grade4.50%
Some College4.40%
Bachelors or Greater2.08%

Powdersville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed13.64%
Male Employed4.93%
Female Employed3.43%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Powdersville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Powdersville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,424$82,540
Families$78,417$87,711
Married Families$88,373-
Non Families$50,662$62,271
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Income by Household Type

Powdersville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Powdersville Married by Age and Sex

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Powdersville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Powdersville Marital Status by Race

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Powdersville Marital Status

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606

Number of Veterans

606

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam217
Second Gulf War137
First Gulf War103
Korea45
World War II

Powdersville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54214
55 to 64146
75+122
65 to 7481
18 to 3443

Powdersville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5478.89%
Black4612.17%
Hispanic133.17%
Other Race133.19%

Powdersville Veterans by Race

Powdersville Veterans by Education

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5.78%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powdersville Veterans by Education

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72.9%

Labor Force Participation

70.1%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Powdersville Employment by Age

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Powdersville Employment by Race

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Powdersville 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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61.47%

Born in Powdersville

91.61%

Native Born

8.39%

Foreign Born

5.66%

Non Citizen

2.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.61% of Powdersville residents were born in the United States, with 61.47% having been born in South Carolina. 5.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Powdersville Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,6320.00%
20209,6320.00%
20199,6326417.13%
20188,991-225-2.44%
20179,2163283.69%
20168,8886588.00%
20158,2307179.54%
20147,513-538-6.68%
20138,0511531.94%
20127,898951.22%
20117,8030.00%

Powdersville Population by Year