Anderson County, South Carolina Population 2022

Anderson County, South Carolina's estimated population is 209,356 with a growth rate of 1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anderson County, South Carolina is the 10th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 187,086 and has seen a growth of 11.90% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
183017,1690.00%
184018,4931,3247.71%
185021,4752,98216.13%
186022,8731,3986.51%
187024,0491,1765.14%
188033,6129,56339.76%
189043,69610,08430.00%
190055,72812,03227.54%
191069,56813,84024.83%
192076,3496,7819.75%
193080,9494,6006.02%
194088,7127,7639.59%
195090,6641,9522.20%
196098,4787,8148.62%
1970105,4746,9967.10%
1980133,23527,76126.32%
1990145,19611,9618.98%
2010187,08641,89028.85%
2011188,1601,0740.57%
2012188,8206600.35%
2013190,0051,1850.63%
2014191,7931,7880.94%
2015193,7001,9070.99%
2016195,5821,8820.97%
2017198,1862,6041.33%
2018200,2922,1061.06%
2019202,5582,2661.13%
2020204,8242,2661.12%
2021207,0902,2661.11%
2022209,3562,2661.09%
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Anderson County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White158,73079.29%
Black or African American31,63415.80%
American Indian and Alaska Native3210.16%
Asian1,8960.95%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander490.02%
Some Other Race2,4351.22%
Two or More Races5,1182.56%
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Anderson County, South Carolina Population by Race

Anderson County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Anderson County, South Carolina Median Age

40.7


Total

39.4


Male

42


Female

Anderson County, South Carolina Adults

There are 154,494 adults, (35,993 of whom are seniors) in Anderson County, South Carolina.

Anderson County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

103,756

51.83%

Male

96,427

48.17%

Anderson County, South Carolina Population by Age

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

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Anderson County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
All72.6%27.4%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female51.2%48.8%

72.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anderson County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All78,6362.5172.6
Married39,8593.0887.1
Male3,2633.0657.9
Female10,6873.3251.2
Non Family24,8271.1960.5

3.03

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

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Anderson County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,6364.09%
9th to 12th Grade14,16810.27%
High School Graduate41,63330.18%
Some College27,21119.72%
Associates Degree16,04311.63%
Bachelors Degree20,90915.16%
Graduate Degree12,3528.95%
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Anderson County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Anderson County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2521,167738
White110,36796,37829,256
2+ Races1,9991,519474
Hispanic3,9942,816775
Other Race1,522889241
Native American30521048
Black20,48716,4892,156
Islander4949

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.95%.

Anderson County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,004$46,511$29,486
Less Than 9th Grade$24,132$27,324$16,212
High School Graduate$30,669$40,220$23,137
Some College$36,010$47,840$29,910
Bachelors Degree$48,279$61,824$35,831
Graduate Degree$66,638$88,796$56,214

$37,004

Average Earnings

$46,511

Average Male

$29,486

Average Female

Anderson County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Anderson County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Anderson County, South Carolina Language

95.64% of Anderson County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 4.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.85% of the population.

Anderson County, South Carolina Language

Anderson County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander491632.65%
Hispanic7,6252,22429.17%
Native3218526.48%
Black31,2127,87925.24%
Multiple4,99199019.84%
White152,15415,82610.40%
Asian1,890794.18%
Other737NaN%

13.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.02%

Male Poverty Rate

15.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, South Carolina is Islander, with 32.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, South Carolina is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.02%.

Anderson County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.15%
High School13.06%
Some College8.35%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Anderson County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.73%
Male Unemployed17.95%
Female Employed8.08%
Female Unemployed35.32%

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

Anderson County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,598$72,787
Families$66,713$84,051
Married Families$81,852$98,556
Non Families$28,840$43,871
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Income by Household Type

Anderson County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Anderson 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 45-54.

Anderson County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Anderson County, South Carolina Marital Status

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13,569

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,539
First Gulf War2,753
Vietnam4,812
Korea890
World War II366

Anderson County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,279
35 to 542,963
55 to 642,374
65 to 743,942
75+3,011

Anderson County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White11,4539.18%
Black1,8547.84%
Native American3611.80%
Islander1020.41%
Other Race120.74%
2+ Races2048.46%
Hispanic1753.65%

Anderson County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Anderson County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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6.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.68%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.9%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Anderson County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Anderson 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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67.80%

Born in Anderson County, South Carolina

96.99%

Native Born

3.01%

Foreign Born

1.65%

Non Citizen

1.36%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.99% of Anderson County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 67.80% having been born in South Carolina. 1.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Anderson 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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