Saxon, South Carolina Population 2021

3,827
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Saxon is a city located in South Carolina. Saxon has a 2020 population of 3,827. Saxon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,424 in 2010. Saxon reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Saxon is $37,517 with a poverty rate of 42.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $740 per month, and the median house value is $41,000. The median age in Saxon is 29.3 years, 23.7 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.

Saxon Demographics

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

  • White: 56.23%
  • Black or African American: 35.09%
  • Other race: 5.28%
  • Two or more races: 3.32%
  • Asian: 0.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Saxon, South Carolina is 3,827 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,827.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,424.

Saxon, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,15256.23%
Black or African American1,34335.09%
Some Other Race2025.28%
Two or More Races1273.32%
Asian30.08%
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Saxon Population by Race

Saxon Population Pyramid $2021

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Saxon Median Age

29.3


Total

23.7


Male

32.8


Female

Saxon Adults

There are 2,769 adults, (468 of whom are seniors) in Saxon.

Saxon Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Saxon Sex Ratio

Female

2,059

53.80%

Male

1,768

46.20%

Saxon Population by Age

Saxon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Saxon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female28.7%71.3%
Non Family32.1%67.9%
All40%60%
Male56.8%43.2%
Married71.8%28.2%

40.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saxon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2812.6740
Non Family4741.1332.1
Female4573.4928.7
Married2024.1171.8
Male1483.156.8

3.31

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

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Saxon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade23911.32%
9th to 12th Grade50023.67%
High School Graduate71433.81%
Some College39818.84%
Associates Degree1356.39%
Bachelors Degree833.93%
Graduate Degree432.04%
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Saxon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saxon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White90558352
Black81957727
Hispanic39317647
Other Race1059247
2+ Races3737

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 other race people with a rate of 44.76%.

Saxon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,667$26,172$17,463
Less Than 9th Grade$25,469$$20,750
High School Graduate$22,734$23,867$16,479
Some College$19,244$28,643$17,500
Bachelors Degree$21,458$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,667

Average Earnings

$26,172

Average Male

$17,463

Average Female

Saxon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saxon Language by Age

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Saxon Language

79.21% of Saxon residents speak only English, while 20.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.70% of the population.

Saxon Language

Saxon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,06460156.48%
Black1,21154545.00%
White1,08531428.94%
Other1929247.92%
Multiple992323.23%

42.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.74%

Male Poverty Rate

44.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saxon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saxon is Hispanic, with 56.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saxon is Multiple, with 23.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 22.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.14%.

Saxon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.14%
Some College37.71%
High School21.43%
Bachelors or Greater7.94%

Saxon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed76.62%
Female Employed32.94%
Male Employed14.31%

Saxon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saxon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$21,367$37,517
Families$29,411$47,353
Married Families$55,556-
Non Families$13,083$16,709
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Income by Household Type

Saxon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

17.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

22.3%

Male Marriage Rate

13.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Saxon Married by Age and Sex

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Saxon 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 55-64.

Saxon Marital Status by Race

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Saxon Marital Status

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108

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam57
Second Gulf War35
First Gulf War19
World War II
Korea

Saxon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437
35 to 5426
75+20
18 to 3416
55 to 649

Saxon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White603.84%
Black343.32%
2+ Races1421.54%
Hispanic20.37%

Saxon Veterans by Race

Saxon Veterans by Education

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9.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saxon Veterans by Education

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57.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Saxon Employment by Age

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Saxon Employment by Race

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Saxon 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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69.92%

Born in Saxon

94.56%

Native Born

5.44%

Foreign Born

3.24%

Non Citizen

2.19%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.56% of Saxon residents were born in the United States, with 69.92% having been born in South Carolina. 3.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Saxon Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,8270.00%
20203,8270.00%
20193,8271173.15%
20183,710-82-2.16%
20173,792581.55%
20163,7341113.06%
20153,623200.56%
20143,603-226-5.90%
20133,8291012.71%
20123,728-415-10.02%
20114,14371921.00%
20103,4240.00%

Saxon Population by Year