Shell Point, South Carolina Population 2020

2,694

Shell Point is a city located in South Carolina. Shell Point has a 2020 population of 2,694. Shell Point is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 15.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,336 in 2010. Shell Point reached it's highest population of 2,870 in 2011.

The average household income in Shell Point is $76,302 with a poverty rate of 6.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $919 per month, and the median house value is $179,100. The median age in Shell Point is 33.8 years, 33.5 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 135.1 males.

Shell Point Demographics

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

  • White: 51.89%
  • Black or African American: 46.99%
  • Two or more races: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Shell Point, South Carolina is 2,694, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,694.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,336.

Shell Point, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39851.89%
Black or African American1,26646.99%
Two or More Races200.74%
Asian100.37%

Shell Point Population Pyramid 2020

Shell Point Median Age

33.8


Total

33.5


Male

36.7


Female

Shell Point Adults

There are 2,128 adults, (359 of whom are seniors) in Shell Point.

Shell Point Age Dependency

52.3

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32

Child Dependency Ratio

Shell Point Sex Ratio

Female

1,146

42.54%

Male

1,548

57.46%

Shell Point Households and Families

Shell Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shell Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married76.5%23.5%
Non Family76.1%23.9%
All68.3%31.7%
Female5.3%94.7%

68.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9062.9768.3
Married4603.876.5
Non Family2221.0976.1
Female1333.175.3
Male913.12100

3.56

Average Family Size

2.97

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shell Point Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade462.48%
9th to 12th Grade70.38%
High School Graduate63434.16%
Some College50927.42%
Associates Degree1829.81%
Bachelors Degree27614.87%
Graduate Degree20210.88%

Shell Point Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black999960224
White809795244
Hispanic3838
Asian101010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,844$42,594$27,173
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,127$42,637$22,589
Some College$25,246$11,271$27,143
Bachelors Degree$49,219$49,983$31,532
Graduate Degree$50,982$68,063$50,179

$33,844

Average Earnings

$42,594

Average Male

$27,173

Average Female

Shell Point Language

Shell Point Language by Age

Shell Point Language

96.82% of Shell Point residents speak only English, while 3.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.18% of the population.

Shell Point Poverty

Shell Point Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,2661068.37%
White1,253604.79%
Hispanic18694.84%

6.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.52%

Male Poverty Rate

9.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shell Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shell Point is Black, with 8.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shell Point is White, with 4.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.21%
Some College12.16%
High School1.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed6.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Shell Point Income

Shell Point Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,961$76,302
Families$71,148$82,991
Married Families$105,278-
Non Families$55,714$54,814

Shell Point Marital Status

Shell Point Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Shell Point Married by Age and Sex

Shell Point 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.

Shell Point Marital Status by Race

Shell Point Veterans

308

Number of Veterans

300

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam139
Korea99
First Gulf War82
Second Gulf War71
World War II15

$Shell Point Veterans by Education

2.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

54.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shell Point Employment Status

62.7%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Shell Point 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

54.49%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shell Point residents were born in the United States, with 54.49% 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
20202,6940.00%
20192,6940.00%
20182,6942419.82%
20172,4531104.69%
20162,343120.51%
20152,331-53-2.22%
20142,38423210.78%
20132,152-232-9.73%
20122,384-486-16.93%
20112,87053422.86%
20102,3360.00%