Valley Falls, South Carolina Population 2020

6,522

Valley Falls is a city located in South Carolina. Valley Falls has a 2020 population of 6,522. Valley Falls is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,299 in 2010. Valley Falls reached it's highest population of 6,522 in 2018.

The average household income in Valley Falls is $50,787 with a poverty rate of 24.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $716 per month, and the median house value is $148,300. The median age in Valley Falls is 26.3 years, 29.3 years for males, and 23.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.7 males.

Valley Falls Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Valley Falls was:

  • White: 64.03%
  • Black or African American: 32.95%
  • Asian: 1.66%
  • Two or more races: 1.17%
  • Native American: 0.14%
  • Other race: 0.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Valley Falls, South Carolina is 6,522, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,522.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,299.

Valley Falls, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,17664.03%
Black or African American2,14932.95%
Asian1081.66%
Two or More Races761.17%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.14%
Some Other Race40.06%

Valley Falls Population Pyramid 2020

Valley Falls Median Age

26.3


Total

29.3


Male

23.8


Female

Valley Falls Adults

There are 5,704 adults, (804 of whom are seniors) in Valley Falls.

Valley Falls Age Dependency

33.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Valley Falls Sex Ratio

Female

3,649

55.95%

Male

2,873

44.05%

Valley Falls Households and Families

Valley Falls Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Valley Falls Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
Male47.5%52.5%
All41.2%58.8%
Female31.3%68.7%
Non Family22%78%

41.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5772.1641.2
Non Family1,3601.4322
Married8213.0575.8
Female2972.931.3
Male992.647.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

9.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Valley Falls Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1053.04%
9th to 12th Grade1855.36%
High School Graduate1,07731.23%
Some College86525.08%
Associates Degree38911.28%
Bachelors Degree49914.47%
Graduate Degree3299.54%

Valley Falls Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,4022,193703
Black88283335
Asian848470
Hispanic441212
Multiple Races28288
Native American99

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 83.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,612$37,831$28,925
Less Than High School$20,714$20,893$17,273
High School Grad$27,864$38,207$27,568
Some College$26,939$23,720$28,651
Bachelors Degree$55,673$66,471$36,389
Graduate Degree$62,548$62,500$62,589

$29,612

Average Earnings

$37,831

Average Male

$28,925

Average Female

Valley Falls Language

Valley Falls Language by Age

Valley Falls Language

93.23% of Valley Falls residents speak only English, while 6.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Valley Falls Poverty

Valley Falls Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,54792726.13%
Black1,74941023.44%
Hispanic1331511.28%

24.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.20%

Male Poverty Rate

28.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valley Falls

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valley Falls is White, with 26.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valley Falls is Hispanic, with 11.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.79%
High School20.19%
Some College10.28%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed60.24%
Female Employed25.01%
Male Employed13.77%

Valley Falls Income

Valley Falls Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,281$50,787
Families$61,012$72,026
Married Families$73,125-
Non Families$18,876$29,964

Valley Falls Marital Status

Valley Falls Marital Status

Marriage Rates

28.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.2%

Male Marriage Rate

24.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Valley Falls Married by Age and Sex

Valley Falls 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.

Valley Falls Marital Status by Race

Valley Falls Veterans

248

Number of Veterans

236

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War81
First Gulf War79
Vietnam57
World War II19
Korea8
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7489
35 to 5489
18 to 3451
75+19
55 to 64
Name Veterans % of Total
White2366.46%
Hispanic126.28%
Black120.64%

$Valley Falls Veterans by Education

13.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valley Falls Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Valley Falls 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

57.71%

Born in South Carolina

95.08%

Native Born

4.92%

Foreign Born

3.91%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.08% of Valley Falls residents were born in the United States, with 57.71% having been born in South Carolina. 3.91% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,5220.00%
20196,5220.00%
20186,5223215.18%
20176,2013966.82%
20165,805-80-1.36%
20155,885-1-0.02%
20145,8861352.35%
20135,751-78-1.34%
20125,8293426.23%
20115,487-812-12.89%
20106,2990.00%