St. Stephen, South Carolina Population 2020

1,814

St. Stephen is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,814, it is the 127th largest city in South Carolina and the 8007th largest city in the United States. St. Stephen is currently growing at a rate of 0.44% annually and its population has increased by 6.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,697 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, St. Stephen has a population density of 748 people per square mile.

The average household income in St. Stephen is $40,790 with a poverty rate of 41.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $421 per month, and the median house value is $98,300. The median age in St. Stephen is 35 years, 33.7 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.1 males.

St. Stephen Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 53.78%
  • White: 43.76%
  • Two or more races: 2.46%
  • 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 1,814, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,798.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,697.

St. Stephen, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American96153.78%
White78243.76%
Two or More Races442.46%

St. Stephen Population Pyramid 2020

St. Stephen Median Age

35


Total

33.7


Male

36.3


Female

St. Stephen Adults

There are 1,312 adults, (251 of whom are seniors) in St. Stephen.

St. Stephen Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.8

Child Dependency Ratio

St. Stephen Sex Ratio

Female

960

53.72%

Male

827

46.28%

St. Stephen Households and Families

St. Stephen Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

St. Stephen Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69.7%30.3%
All53.2%46.8%
Non Family49.6%50.4%
Female49.4%50.6%
Male0%100%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6822.4953.2
Non Family2621.0349.6
Married2213.2469.7
Female1603.3849.4
Male394.490

3.28

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

St. Stephen Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade141.20%
9th to 12th Grade18315.69%
High School Graduate54046.31%
Some College24220.75%
Associates Degree867.38%
Bachelors Degree746.35%
Graduate Degree272.32%

St. Stephen Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57946947
Black57548854
Multiple Races1010
Hispanic22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 9.39%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,194$33,274$19,688
Less Than High School$22,059$33,750$
High School Grad$26,066$31,250$19,250
Some College$21,818$32,188$19,250
Bachelors Degree$28,125$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,194

Average Earnings

$33,274

Average Male

$19,688

Average Female

St. Stephen Language

St. Stephen Language by Age

St. Stephen Language

97.95% of St. Stephen residents speak only English, while 2.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.37% of the population.

St. Stephen Poverty

St. Stephen Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black93655659.40%
White71513018.18%
Multiple442863.64%

41.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.71%

Male Poverty Rate

44.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in St. Stephen

The race most likely to be in poverty in St. Stephen is Multiple, with 63.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in St. Stephen is White, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 19.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 52.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.71%.

Name Poverty
Some College39.06%
High School32.60%
Less Than High School29.24%
Bachelors or Greater10.87%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.87%
Male Unemployed37.88%
Female Employed35.57%
Male Employed12.21%

St. Stephen Income

St. Stephen Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$24,286$40,790
Families$32,262$50,380
Married Families$63,438-
Non Families$14,130$20,020

St. Stephen Marital Status

St. Stephen Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.2%

Male Marriage Rate

35.3%

Female Marriage Rate

St. Stephen Married by Age and Sex

St. Stephen Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

St. Stephen Marital Status by Race

St. Stephen Veterans

131

Number of Veterans

127

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
Korea24
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War11
World War II8

$St. Stephen Veterans by Education

21.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

St. Stephen Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

40.8%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

St. Stephen 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

78.46%

Born in South Carolina

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.55% of St. Stephen residents were born in the United States, with 78.46% having been born in South Carolina. 0.45% 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
20201,81480.44%
20191,80680.44%
20181,798130.73%
20171,78580.45%
20161,77750.28%
20151,772-4-0.23%
20141,77690.51%
20131,767170.97%
20121,750281.63%
20111,722110.64%
20101,7110.00%