Abbeville County, South Carolina Population 2022

Abbeville County, South Carolina's estimated population is 24,347 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Abbeville County, South Carolina is the 38th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 25,328 and has seen a growth of -3.87% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17909,1970.00%
180013,5534,35647.36%
181021,1567,60356.10%
182023,1672,0119.51%
183028,1494,98221.50%
184029,3511,2024.27%
185032,3182,96710.11%
186032,385670.21%
187031,129-1,256-3.88%
188040,8159,68631.12%
189046,8546,03914.80%
190033,400-13,454-28.71%
191034,8041,4044.20%
192027,139-7,665-22.02%
193023,323-3,816-14.06%
194022,931-392-1.68%
195022,456-475-2.07%
196021,417-1,039-4.63%
197021,112-305-1.42%
198022,6271,5157.18%
199023,8621,2355.46%
201025,3281,4666.14%
201125,081-247-0.98%
201225,019-62-0.25%
201324,899-120-0.48%
201424,795-104-0.42%
201524,79610.00%
201624,657-139-0.56%
201724,567-90-0.37%
201824,587200.08%
201924,527-60-0.24%
202024,467-60-0.24%
202124,407-60-0.25%
202224,347-60-0.25%
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Abbeville County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,11669.63%
Black or African American6,69027.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.45%
Asian1550.63%
Some Other Race1670.68%
Two or More Races3441.40%
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Abbeville County, South Carolina Population by Race

Abbeville County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Median Age

44.6


Total

43.2


Male

45.6


Female

Abbeville County, South Carolina Adults

There are 19,608 adults, (5,318 of whom are seniors) in Abbeville County, South Carolina.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Abbeville County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,736

51.81%

Male

11,846

48.19%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Population by Age

Abbeville County, South Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All75%25%
Non Family66.4%33.6%
Male66%34%
Female51%49%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Abbeville County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,5972.4775
Married4,6852.9687.5
Male5323.4266
Female1,0893.7551
Non Family3,2911.1966.4

3.08

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8905.16%
9th to 12th Grade2,05711.93%
High School Graduate6,11035.45%
Some College2,78216.14%
Associates Degree2,24013.00%
Bachelors Degree2,24113.00%
Graduate Degree9165.31%
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Abbeville County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Abbeville County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race146146139
Asian12012085
White11,97510,4252,561
2+ Races868114
Black4,5923,431349
Hispanic2189713
Native American110

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 95.21%.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,107$36,357$28,614
Less Than 9th Grade$29,464$29,096$31,136
High School Graduate$29,017$31,968$24,895
Some College$35,141$47,316$26,631
Bachelors Degree$33,493$36,250$31,917
Graduate Degree$47,969$41,875$48,438

$32,107

Average Earnings

$36,357

Average Male

$28,614

Average Female

Abbeville County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Abbeville County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Language

96.69% of Abbeville County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.13% of the population.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Language

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native110110100.00%
Multiple30011137.00%
Black6,5351,74826.75%
White16,3152,09412.83%
Other167NaN%
Hispanic3706718.11%

17.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.71%

Male Poverty Rate

18.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Abbeville County, South Carolina is Hispanic, with 18.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.18%.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.60%
High School14.95%
Some College9.29%
Bachelors or Greater12.95%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.72%
Male Unemployed65.90%
Female Employed10.09%
Female Unemployed33.71%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Abbeville County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,090$61,937
Families$56,853$69,592
Married Families$71,736-
Non Families$22,192$43,074
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Income by Household Type

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Abbeville County, South Carolina 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 55-64.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Marital Status

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1,558

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War181
First Gulf War264
Vietnam749
Korea113
World War II97

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3430
35 to 54379
55 to 64241
65 to 74425
75+483

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0737.80%
Black4278.16%
2+ Races5834.94%
Hispanic186.36%

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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7.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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53%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Abbeville County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Abbeville County, South Carolina 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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74.95%

Born in Abbeville County, South Carolina

97.59%

Native Born

2.41%

Foreign Born

0.66%

Non Citizen

1.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.59% of Abbeville County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 74.95% having been born in South Carolina. 0.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Abbeville County, South Carolina Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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