Powdersville, South Carolina Population 2020

8,991

Powdersville is a city located in South Carolina. Powdersville has a 2020 population of 8,991. 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 9,216 in 2017.

The average household income in Powdersville is $73,063 with a poverty rate of 16.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $792 per month, and the median house value is $174,800. The median age in Powdersville is 37 years, 37 years for males, and 36.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.2 males.

Powdersville Demographics

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

  • White: 80.76%
  • Black or African American: 8.90%
  • Other race: 5.64%
  • Asian: 3.73%
  • Two or more races: 0.98%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Powdersville, South Carolina is 8,991, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,991.

Powdersville, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,26180.76%
Black or African American8008.90%
Some Other Race5075.64%
Asian3353.73%
Two or More Races880.98%

Powdersville Population Pyramid 2020

Powdersville Median Age

37


Total

37


Male

36.9


Female

Powdersville Adults

There are 6,814 adults, (1,097 of whom are seniors) in Powdersville.

Powdersville Age Dependency

57.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Powdersville Sex Ratio

Female

4,678

52.03%

Male

4,313

47.97%

Powdersville Households and Families

Powdersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Powdersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female36.9%63.1%
Male0%100%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3442.6973.1
Married1,8773.2788.6
Non Family9971.3562.8
Female4173.3436.9
Male532.040

3.19

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Powdersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade741.18%
9th to 12th Grade4146.60%
High School Graduate1,84329.38%
Some College1,25520.01%
Associates Degree74111.81%
Bachelors Degree1,23119.63%
Graduate Degree71411.38%

Powdersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2984,8641,620
Black429428124
Asian301249187
Hispanic216216
Other Race216216
Multiple Races282714

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.13%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,596$48,844$29,162
Less Than High School$41,029$$
High School Grad$26,997$27,000$26,995
Some College$35,799$49,211$26,179
Bachelors Degree$58,954$76,406$33,269
Graduate Degree$55,466$55,147$58,977

$36,596

Average Earnings

$48,844

Average Male

$29,162

Average Female

Powdersville Language

Powdersville Language by Age

Powdersville Language

92.58% of Powdersville residents speak only English, while 7.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.30% of the population.

Powdersville Poverty

Powdersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,1966178.57%
Hispanic51646389.73%
Other50743986.59%
Black80039249.00%
Multiple8811.14%

16.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.73%

Male Poverty Rate

12.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Powdersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Powdersville is Hispanic, with 89.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Powdersville is Multiple, with 1.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.65%.

Name Poverty
High School26.10%
Less Than High School15.16%
Some College6.51%
Bachelors or Greater2.78%
Name Poverty
Male Employed7.17%
Female Employed5.35%
Female Unemployed3.33%
Male Unemployed0.63%

Powdersville Income

Powdersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,967$73,063
Families$73,481$80,731
Married Families$83,713-
Non Families$41,131$53,258

Powdersville Marital Status

Powdersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Powdersville Married by Age and Sex

Powdersville 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.

Powdersville Marital Status by Race

Powdersville Veterans

551

Number of Veterans

551

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam191
First Gulf War89
Second Gulf War88
Korea33
World War II
Name Veterans % of Total
White5048.71%
Black357.78%
Hispanic125.00%
Other125.56%

$Powdersville Veterans by Education

6.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Powdersville Employment Status

71.4%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Powdersville 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

62.34%

Born in South Carolina

93.84%

Native Born

6.16%

Foreign Born

3.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.84% of Powdersville residents were born in the United States, with 62.34% having been born in South Carolina. 3.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,9910.00%
20198,9910.00%
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%
20117,8037,803
20100.00%