St. George, South Carolina Population 2021

2,204
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St. George is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 2,204, it is the 113th largest city in South Carolina and the 7252nd largest city in the United States . St. George is currently growing at a rate of 0.05% annually and its population has increased by 5.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,084 in 2010. St. George reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, St. George has a population density of 774 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. George is $51,876 with a poverty rate of 37.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $760 per month, and the median house value is $130,000. The median age in St. George is 31.6 years, 27 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.

St. George Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of St. Georgewas:

  • White: 51.19%
  • Black or African American: 46.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.96%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of St. George, South Carolina is 2,204 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,202.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,084.

St. George, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,20451.19%
Black or African American1,10246.85%
Two or More Races461.96%
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St. George Population by Race

St. George Population Pyramid $2021

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St. George Median Age

31.6


Total

27


Male

33.9


Female

St. George Adults

There are 1,817 adults, (385 of whom are seniors) in St. George.

St. George Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

St. George Sex Ratio

Female

1,243

52.85%

Male

1,109

47.15%

St. George Population by Age

St. George Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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St. George Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female20.3%79.7%
Non Family54.6%45.4%
All60.8%39.2%
Married96.8%3.2%
Male100%0%

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. George Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7442.7360.8
Non Family2911.1554.6
Married2213.5896.8
Female1923.920.3
Male403.93100

3.71

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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St. George Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1117.57%
9th to 12th Grade22615.42%
High School Graduate38826.47%
Some College32922.44%
Associates Degree16211.05%
Bachelors Degree19113.03%
Graduate Degree594.02%
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St. George Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. George Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White849770177
Black56434073
Hispanic406
2+ Races1313

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 white people with a rate of 20.85%.

St. George Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,968$32,105$25,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$31,204$9,688
High School Graduate$$$14,233
Some College$31,667$33,750$25,833
Bachelors Degree$53,750$$
Graduate Degree$75,417$$65,000

$30,968

Average Earnings

$32,105

Average Male

$25,250

Average Female

St. George Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. George Language by Age

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St. George Language

98.10% of St. George residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.88% of the population.

St. George Language

St. George Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black95749852.04%
White97018218.76%
Hispanic7575100.00%

37.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.91%

Male Poverty Rate

44.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. George

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. George is Hispanic, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. George is White, with 18.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 18.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 42.04%.

St. George Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade51.07%
High School33.93%
Some College23.38%
Bachelors or Greater12.50%

St. George Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed35.80%
Male Employed7.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

St. George Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. George Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,917$51,876
Families$42,188$64,574
Married Families$85,938-
Non Families$26,328$30,130
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Income by Household Type

St. George Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.4%

Male Marriage Rate

23.5%

Female Marriage Rate

St. George Married by Age and Sex

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St. George 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 35-44.

St. George Marital Status by Race

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St. George Marital Status

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119

Number of Veterans

105

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam62
Second Gulf War14
World War II9
Korea5
First Gulf War4

St. George Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7446
75+34
55 to 6429
18 to 346
35 to 544

St. George Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White999.44%
Black202.69%

St. George Veterans by Race

St. George Veterans by Education

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4.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. George Veterans by Education

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42.9%

Labor Force Participation

42.5%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

St. George Employment by Age

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St. George Employment by Race

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St. George 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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70.96%

Born in St. George

99.49%

Native Born

0.51%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

0.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.49% of St. George residents were born in the United States, with 70.96% having been born in South Carolina. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

St. George Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,20410.05%
20202,20310.05%
20192,20210.05%
20182,201-4-0.18%
20172,20560.27%
20162,199231.06%
20152,176311.45%
20142,14590.42%
20132,136251.18%
20122,111130.62%
20112,098261.25%
20102,0720.00%

St. George Population by Year