Woodruff, South Carolina Population 2020

4,477

Woodruff is a city located in South Carolina. With a 2020 population of 4,477, it is the 69th largest city in South Carolina and the 5078th largest city in the United States. Woodruff is currently growing at a rate of 1.73% annually and its population has increased by 9.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,090 in 2010. Woodruff reached it's highest population of 5,171 in 1980. Spanning over 4 miles, Woodruff has a population density of 1,145 people per square mile.

The average household income in Woodruff is $42,705 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $598 per month, and the median house value is $101,500. The median age in Woodruff is 36.7 years, 32.7 years for males, and 45.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.3 males.

Woodruff Demographics

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

  • White: 59.39%
  • Black or African American: 34.08%
  • Other race: 5.02%
  • Two or more races: 1.51%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Woodruff, South Carolina is 4,477, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,325.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,090.

Woodruff, South Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,47359.39%
Black or African American1,41934.08%
Some Other Race2095.02%
Two or More Races631.51%

Woodruff Population Pyramid 2020

Woodruff Median Age

36.7


Total

32.7


Male

45.8


Female

Woodruff Adults

There are 3,205 adults, (840 of whom are seniors) in Woodruff.

Woodruff Age Dependency

76.1

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Woodruff Sex Ratio

Female

2,235

53.67%

Male

1,929

46.33%

Woodruff Households and Families

Woodruff Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Woodruff Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All52.8%47.2%
Female42.3%57.7%
Non Family25.8%74.2%
Male19.4%80.6%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5092.6652.8
Married6523.3482.8
Non Family5611.3325.8
Female234442.3
Male622.619.4

3.32

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

9.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Woodruff Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31610.76%
9th to 12th Grade41113.99%
High School Graduate89930.61%
Some College60920.74%
Associates Degree1816.16%
Bachelors Degree32911.20%
Graduate Degree1926.54%

Woodruff Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9361,413476
Black88869442
Hispanic1131033
Other Race101913

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 91.15%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.59%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,011$27,371$24,828
Less Than High School$23,199$23,199$
High School Grad$30,855$36,507$28,661
Some College$23,750$$24,220
Bachelors Degree$46,755$47,091$
Graduate Degree$40,018$$40,562

$27,011

Average Earnings

$27,371

Average Male

$24,828

Average Female

Woodruff Language

Woodruff Language by Age

Woodruff Language

94.10% of Woodruff residents speak only English, while 5.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.90% of the population.

Woodruff Poverty

Woodruff Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,35729922.03%
White2,36924910.51%
Multiple4242100.00%
Hispanic23283.45%
Other20283.96%

14.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.80%

Male Poverty Rate

12.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Woodruff

The race most likely to be in poverty in Woodruff is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Woodruff is Hispanic, with 3.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.11%
Bachelors or Greater14.48%
High School10.84%
Some College3.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.22%
Male Unemployed5.97%
Male Employed2.20%
Female Employed1.18%

Woodruff Income

Woodruff Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,534$42,705
Families$39,734$51,855
Married Families$48,430-
Non Families$16,830$23,702

Woodruff Marital Status

Woodruff Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.0%

Male Marriage Rate

39.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Woodruff Married by Age and Sex

Woodruff 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.

Woodruff Marital Status by Race

Woodruff Veterans

274

Number of Veterans

264

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War70
Korea64
First Gulf War53
Vietnam47
World War II2

$Woodruff Veterans by Education

4.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Woodruff Employment Status

49.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.9%

Employment Rate

16.7%

Unemployment Rate

Woodruff 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

80.45%

Born in South Carolina

95.94%

Native Born

4.06%

Foreign Born

3.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.94% of Woodruff residents were born in the United States, with 80.45% having been born in South Carolina. 3.94% 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
20204,477761.73%
20194,401761.76%
20184,3251042.46%
20174,221761.83%
20164,145561.37%
20154,08970.17%
20144,082-10-0.24%
20134,09220.05%
20124,09050.12%
20114,085-1-0.02%
20104,086-143-0.34%
20004,229-136-0.32%
19904,365-806-1.68%
19805,1715951.23%
19704,5768972.21%
19603,679-152-0.40%
19503,8313230.88%
19403,5083331.00%
19303,1750.00%