St. Stephen, South Carolina Population 2021

1,828
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St. Stephen is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,828, it is the 128th largest city in South Carolina and the 7963rd largest city in the United States . St. Stephen is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 7.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,697 in 2010. St. Stephen reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, St. Stephen has a population density of 754 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Stephen is $39,836 with a poverty rate of 43.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $603 per month, and the median house value is $132,200. The median age in St. Stephen is 35.4 years, 35.8 years for males, and 34.5 years for females.

St. Stephen Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 58.79%
  • White: 40.13%
  • Two or more races: 1.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of St. Stephen, South Carolina is 1,828 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,814.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,697.

St. Stephen, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,03058.79%
White70340.13%
Two or More Races191.08%
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St. Stephen Population by Race

St. Stephen Population Pyramid $2021

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St. Stephen Median Age

35.4


Total

35.8


Male

34.5


Female

St. Stephen Adults

There are 1,239 adults, (257 of whom are seniors) in St. Stephen.

St. Stephen Age Dependency

78.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Stephen Sex Ratio

Female

996

56.85%

Male

756

43.15%

St. Stephen Population by Age

St. Stephen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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St. Stephen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female39.4%60.6%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
All50.8%49.2%
Married67%33%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

St. Stephen Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6482.5750.8
Non Family2511.3449.4
Married2153.367
Female1553.5239.4
Male272.890

3.26

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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St. Stephen Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.74%
9th to 12th Grade16415.17%
High School Graduate47744.13%
Some College22220.54%
Associates Degree756.94%
Bachelors Degree1009.25%
Graduate Degree353.24%
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St. Stephen Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

St. Stephen Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black57749363
White50041272
2+ Races33
Hispanic11

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 14.40%.

St. Stephen Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,472$40,750$20,583
Less Than 9th Grade$$34,659$
High School Graduate$26,250$51,058$18,750
Some College$35,938$48,250$24,896
Bachelors Degree$35,217$$30,833
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,472

Average Earnings

$40,750

Average Male

$20,583

Average Female

St. Stephen Earnings by Educational Attainment

St. Stephen Language by Age

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St. Stephen Language

97.77% of St. Stephen residents speak only English, while 2.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.53% of the population.

St. Stephen Language

St. Stephen Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black97055357.01%
White64913420.65%
Multiple1919100.00%

43.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.34%

Male Poverty Rate

48.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Stephen

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Stephen is White, with 20.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 18.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 48.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.88%.

St. Stephen Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School37.93%
Less Than 9th Grade37.01%
Some College35.94%
Bachelors or Greater6.30%

St. Stephen Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed39.56%
Male Unemployed29.73%
Female Unemployed10.00%
Male Employed7.47%

St. Stephen Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

St. Stephen Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$27,000$39,836
Families$40,417$49,042
Married Families$65,208-
Non Families$18,009$21,265
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Income by Household Type

St. Stephen Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

34.5%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Stephen Married by Age and Sex

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St. Stephen 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 35-44.

St. Stephen Marital Status by Race

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St. Stephen Marital Status

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88

Number of Veterans

88

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
First Gulf War18
Second Gulf War12
World War II11
Korea10

St. Stephen Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5422
75+21
55 to 6419
65 to 7416
18 to 3410

St. Stephen Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6511.82%
Black233.35%

St. Stephen Veterans by Race

St. Stephen Veterans by Education

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25.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Stephen Veterans by Education

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39.8%

Labor Force Participation

36.2%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

St. Stephen Employment by Age

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St. Stephen Employment by Race

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St. Stephen 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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73.63%

Born in St. Stephen

99.43%

Native Born

0.57%

Foreign Born

0.46%

Non Citizen

0.11%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.43% of St. Stephen residents were born in the United States, with 73.63% having been born in South Carolina. 0.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

St. Stephen Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,82870.38%
20201,82170.39%
20191,81470.39%
20181,807160.89%
20171,79190.51%
20161,78280.45%
20151,774-4-0.22%
20141,778130.74%
20131,765170.97%
20121,748281.63%
20111,720120.70%
20101,7080.00%

St. Stephen Population by Year