Walhalla, South Carolina Population 2020

4,451

Walhalla is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,451, it is the 70th largest city in South Carolina and the 5090th largest city in the United States. Walhalla is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 4.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,263 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Walhalla has a population density of 1,146 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walhalla is $35,543 with a poverty rate of 36.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $587 per month, and the median house value is $91,500. The median age in Walhalla is 43.8 years, 41.7 years for males, and 47 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.1 males.

Walhalla Demographics

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

  • White: 81.37%
  • Black or African American: 10.88%
  • Two or more races: 5.05%
  • Other race: 2.70%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walhalla, South Carolina is 4,451, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,367.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,263.

Walhalla, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,49381.37%
Black or African American46710.88%
Two or More Races2175.05%
Some Other Race1162.70%

Walhalla Population Pyramid 2020

Walhalla Median Age

43.8


Total

41.7


Male

47


Female

Walhalla Adults

There are 3,429 adults, (942 of whom are seniors) in Walhalla.

Walhalla Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Walhalla Sex Ratio

Female

2,411

56.16%

Male

1,882

43.84%

Walhalla Households and Families

Walhalla Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walhalla Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Non Family69%31%
All62%38%
Married61.6%38.4%
Female48.8%51.2%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7562.3562
Married7142.9461.6
Non Family5771.0369
Female4183.1748.8
Male472.36100

2.91

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walhalla Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1876.01%
9th to 12th Grade77124.78%
High School Graduate1,14536.80%
Some College50216.14%
Associates Degree2407.71%
Bachelors Degree1705.46%
Graduate Degree963.09%

Walhalla Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,1211,579238
Hispanic48212728
Black429362
Other Race93
Multiple Races9191

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 white people with a rate of 11.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,815$25,633$12,156
Less Than High School$6,094$$
High School Grad$17,639$26,603$11,824
Some College$18,953$41,250$
Bachelors Degree$$51,339$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,815

Average Earnings

$25,633

Average Male

$12,156

Average Female

Walhalla Language

Walhalla Language by Age

Walhalla Language

85.00% of Walhalla residents speak only English, while 15.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.00% of the population.

Walhalla Poverty

Walhalla Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,59793435.96%
Hispanic95151954.57%
Other1108779.09%
Multiple1996834.17%
Black415235.54%

36.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.45%

Male Poverty Rate

40.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walhalla

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walhalla is Other, with 79.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walhalla is Black, with 5.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 16.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School54.42%
High School24.91%
Some College23.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed82.89%
Female Employed41.92%
Male Employed19.14%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walhalla Income

Walhalla Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,219$35,543
Families$30,384$37,335
Married Families$31,614-
Non Families$22,827$31,123

Walhalla Marital Status

Walhalla Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Walhalla Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Walhalla Marital Status by Race

Walhalla Veterans

286

Number of Veterans

269

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam160
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War19
World War II17
Korea17
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74141
18 to 3442
75+36
35 to 5434
55 to 6433
Name Veterans % of Total
White2338.67%
Black367.71%
2 or More1710.69%
Hispanic132.21%

$Walhalla Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walhalla Employment Status

43.9%

Labor Force Participation

37.1%

Employment Rate

15.4%

Unemployment Rate

Walhalla 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

56.91%

Born in South Carolina

89.47%

Native Born

10.53%

Foreign Born

6.36%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.47% of Walhalla residents were born in the United States, with 56.91% having been born in South Carolina. 6.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,451420.95%
20194,409420.96%
20184,367400.92%
20174,327420.98%
20164,285310.73%
20154,254340.81%
20144,22060.14%
20134,21450.12%
20124,2090.00%
20114,209-26-0.61%
20104,2354341.09%
20003,801460.12%
19903,755-222-0.57%
19803,9773150.83%
19703,6622310.65%
19603,4313271.01%
19503,1042840.96%
19402,8200.00%