Wilkinson Heights, South Carolina Population 2021

1,620
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Wilkinson Heights is a city located in South Carolina. Wilkinson Heights has a 2020 population of 1,620. Wilkinson Heights is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -35.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,493 in 2010. Wilkinson Heights reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Wilkinson Heights is $31,867 with a poverty rate of 23.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $823 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in Wilkinson Heights is 51.8 years, 49.8 years for males, and 51.9 years for females.

Wilkinson Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Wilkinson Heightswas:

  • Black or African American: 97.78%
  • White: 2.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Wilkinson Heights, South Carolina is 1,620 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,620.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,493.

Wilkinson Heights, South Carolina Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,58497.78%
White362.22%
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Wilkinson Heights Population by Race

Wilkinson Heights Population Pyramid $2021

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Wilkinson Heights Median Age

51.8


Total

49.8


Male

51.9


Female

Wilkinson Heights Adults

There are 1,378 adults, (487 of whom are seniors) in Wilkinson Heights.

Wilkinson Heights Age Dependency

81.8

Age Dependency Ratio

54.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkinson Heights Sex Ratio

Female

1,036

63.95%

Male

584

36.05%

Wilkinson Heights Population by Age

Wilkinson Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wilkinson Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female46.2%53.8%
All58.5%41.5%
Non Family62.3%37.7%
Married73.4%26.6%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wilkinson Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7982.0358.5
Non Family3951.1262.3
Female1862.9646.2
Married1842.9373.4
Male332.70

2.9

Average Family Size

2.03

Average Household Size

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Wilkinson Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade382.84%
9th to 12th Grade22116.50%
High School Graduate29922.33%
Some College26419.72%
Associates Degree21315.91%
Bachelors Degree14510.83%
Graduate Degree15911.87%
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Wilkinson Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilkinson Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 23.14%.

Wilkinson Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$19,073$21,250$18,427
Less Than 9th Grade$8,571$8,036$
High School Graduate$25,481$30,729$
Some College$17,634$$16,477
Bachelors Degree$$$28,906
Graduate Degree$36,447$27,250$58,409

$19,073

Average Earnings

$21,250

Average Male

$18,427

Average Female

Wilkinson Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilkinson Heights Language by Age

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Wilkinson Heights Language

97.63% of Wilkinson Heights residents speak only English, while 2.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.37% of the population.

Wilkinson Heights Language

Wilkinson Heights Poverty by Race

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23.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.58%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilkinson Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilkinson Heights is Black, with 24.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilkinson Heights is Black, with 24.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.41%.

Wilkinson Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.14%
Some College24.74%
Bachelors or Greater19.41%
High School9.36%

Wilkinson Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed60.94%
Male Employed23.10%
Female Employed10.76%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Wilkinson Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilkinson Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$25,921$31,867
Families$37,740$42,209
Married Families$46,786-
Non Families-$21,003
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Income by Household Type

Wilkinson Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

27.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.9%

Male Marriage Rate

24.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilkinson Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Wilkinson Heights 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.

Wilkinson Heights Marital Status by Race

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Wilkinson Heights Marital Status

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77

Number of Veterans

77

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea37
Vietnam11
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Wilkinson Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+37
55 to 6436
35 to 544
65 to 74
18 to 34

Wilkinson Heights Veterans by Age

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Wilkinson Heights Veterans by Race

Wilkinson Heights Veterans by Education

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48.05%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkinson Heights Veterans by Education

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53.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Wilkinson Heights Employment by Age

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Wilkinson Heights Employment by Race

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Wilkinson Heights 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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80.43%

Born in Wilkinson Heights

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wilkinson Heights residents were born in the United States, with 80.43% 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.

Wilkinson Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,6200.00%
20201,6200.00%
20191,620744.79%
20181,546-219-12.41%
20171,765-646-26.79%
20162,411-312-11.46%
20152,7232098.31%
20142,514170.68%
20132,4971476.26%
20122,350773.39%
20112,273-220-8.82%
20102,4930.00%

Wilkinson Heights Population by Year