Varnville, South Carolina Population 2020

1,935

Varnville is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 1,935, it is the 119th largest city in South Carolina and the 7722nd largest city in the United States. Varnville is currently declining at a rate of -1.43% annually and its population has decreased by -10.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,162 in 2010. Varnville reached it's highest population of 2,161 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Varnville has a population density of 505 people per square mile.

The average household income in Varnville is $40,829 with a poverty rate of 18.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $665 per month, and the median house value is $77,500. The median age in Varnville is 43.6 years, 35.2 years for males, and 46.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.5 males.

Varnville Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 57.27%
  • White: 42.57%
  • Two or more races: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Varnville, South Carolina is 1,935, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,991.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,162.

Varnville, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,07557.27%
White79942.57%
Two or More Races30.16%

Varnville Population Pyramid 2020

Varnville Median Age

43.6


Total

35.2


Male

46.4


Female

Varnville Adults

There are 1,432 adults, (355 of whom are seniors) in Varnville.

Varnville Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Varnville Sex Ratio

Female

936

49.87%

Male

941

50.13%

Varnville Households and Families

Varnville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Varnville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married78.2%21.8%
All64.4%35.6%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Female39.5%60.5%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7022.5964.4
Non Family3011.0561.1
Married2662.9578.2
Female1245.439.5
Male114.45100

3.66

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Varnville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade251.89%
9th to 12th Grade1017.65%
High School Graduate60946.10%
Some College15511.73%
Associates Degree17713.40%
Bachelors Degree18013.63%
Graduate Degree745.60%

Varnville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black71866689
White582511165
Hispanic2118
Multiple Races3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 92.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.35%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,500$25,353$22,201
Less Than High School$17,563$18,563$
High School Grad$19,743$19,767$19,663
Some College$24,702$42,045$22,679
Bachelors Degree$32,813$26,719$34,375
Graduate Degree$41,765$$54,688

$22,500

Average Earnings

$25,353

Average Male

$22,201

Average Female

Varnville Language

Varnville Language by Age

Varnville Language

99.83% of Varnville residents speak only English, while 0.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.17% of the population.

Varnville Poverty

Varnville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,04731630.18%
White772253.24%

18.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.74%

Male Poverty Rate

22.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Varnville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Varnville is Black, with 30.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Varnville is White, with 3.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.62%.

Name Poverty
High School19.00%
Some College7.29%
Less Than High School5.45%
Bachelors or Greater1.97%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.33%
Female Employed13.41%
Male Employed3.64%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Varnville Income

Varnville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,896$40,829
Families$50,341$51,951
Married Families$60,543-
Non Families$22,532$25,543

Varnville Marital Status

Varnville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

31.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Varnville Married by Age and Sex

Varnville 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 35-44.

Varnville Marital Status by Race

Varnville Veterans

103

Number of Veterans

103

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam46
First Gulf War16
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Varnville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Varnville Employment Status

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Varnville 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

83.22%

Born in South Carolina

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Varnville residents were born in the United States, with 83.22% 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
20201,935-28-1.43%
20191,963-28-1.41%
20181,991-18-0.90%
20172,009-28-1.37%
20162,037-18-0.88%
20152,055-33-1.58%
20142,0880.00%
20132,088-36-1.69%
20122,124-8-0.38%
20112,132-29-1.34%
20102,1610.00%