Walhalla, South Carolina Population 2021

4,614
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Walhalla is a city located in Oconee County South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,614, it is the 69th largest city in South Carolina and the 4989th largest city in the United States . Walhalla is currently growing at a rate of 1.56% annually and its population has increased by 8.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,263 in 2010. Walhalla reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 4 miles, Walhalla has a population density of 1,188 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walhalla is $40,074 with a poverty rate of 33.05%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $104,600. The median age in Walhalla is 41.4 years, 44.3 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Walhalla Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Walhallawas:

  • White: 82.84%
  • Black or African American: 12.33%
  • Two or more races: 3.50%
  • Other race: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walhalla, South Carolina is 4,614 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,472.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,263.

Walhalla, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,62082.84%
Black or African American53912.33%
Two or More Races1533.50%
Some Other Race581.33%
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Walhalla Population by Race

Walhalla Population Pyramid $2021

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Walhalla Median Age

41.4


Total

44.3


Male

36.5


Female

Walhalla Adults

There are 3,420 adults, (890 of whom are seniors) in Walhalla.

Walhalla Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Walhalla Sex Ratio

Female

2,652

60.69%

Male

1,718

39.31%

Walhalla Population by Age

Walhalla Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walhalla Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.8%53.2%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
All65.9%34.1%
Married78.2%21.8%
Male100%0%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walhalla Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6682.5265.9
Married7192.9378.2
Non Family4661.0561.4
Female4343.4446.8
Male492.27100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Walhalla Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2076.52%
9th to 12th Grade66520.95%
High School Graduate1,04532.92%
Some College56617.83%
Associates Degree3099.74%
Bachelors Degree2598.16%
Graduate Degree1233.88%
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Walhalla Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walhalla Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1981,614310
Black500440
Hispanic42919572
2+ Races5858
Other Race34

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 hispanic people with a rate of 16.78%.

Walhalla Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,063$25,345$12,484
Less Than 9th Grade$8,416$12,903$7,703
High School Graduate$16,132$26,451$12,171
Some College$19,811$32,955$16,250
Bachelors Degree$18,509$$18,268
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,063

Average Earnings

$25,345

Average Male

$12,484

Average Female

Walhalla Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walhalla Language by Age

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Walhalla Language

86.76% of Walhalla residents speak only English, while 13.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.24% of the population.

Walhalla Language

Walhalla Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,7441,06438.78%
Hispanic88023927.16%
Multiple1366648.53%
Black4975611.27%

33.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.73%

Male Poverty Rate

39.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walhalla

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walhalla is Multiple, with 48.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walhalla is Black, with 11.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 36.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.52%.

Walhalla Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade43.30%
Some College26.63%
High School24.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Walhalla Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed80.75%
Female Employed38.90%
Male Employed4.97%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walhalla Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walhalla Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,830$40,074
Families$31,908$42,361
Married Families$39,965-
Non Families$22,586$32,633
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Income by Household Type

Walhalla Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Walhalla Married by Age and Sex

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Walhalla 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 55-64.

Walhalla Marital Status by Race

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Walhalla Marital Status

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355

Number of Veterans

337

Male Veterans

18

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam161
Second Gulf War81
Korea30
First Gulf War30
World War II17

Walhalla Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74142
35 to 5466
18 to 3461
75+49
55 to 6437

Walhalla Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White28210.22%
Black5510.20%
2+ Races1828.13%
Hispanic91.65%

Walhalla Veterans by Race

Walhalla Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walhalla Veterans by Education

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49.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.4%

Employment Rate

18.5%

Unemployment Rate

Walhalla Employment by Age

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Walhalla Employment by Race

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Walhalla 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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54.62%

Born in Walhalla

90.66%

Native Born

9.34%

Foreign Born

5.84%

Non Citizen

3.50%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.66% of Walhalla residents were born in the United States, with 54.62% having been born in South Carolina. 5.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Walhalla Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,614711.56%
20204,543711.59%
20194,472711.61%
20184,401441.01%
20174,357471.09%
20164,310330.77%
20154,277350.83%
20144,242100.24%
20134,23280.19%
20124,22420.05%
20114,222-26-0.61%
20104,2484471.12%
20003,801460.12%
19903,755-222-0.57%
19803,9773150.83%
19703,6622310.65%
19603,4313271.01%
19503,1042840.96%
19402,8200.00%

Walhalla Population by Year