Chesterfield County, South Carolina Population 2022

Chesterfield County, South Carolina's estimated population is 44,957 with a growth rate of -0.51% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chesterfield County, South Carolina is the 26th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 46,614 and has seen a growth of -3.55% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18005,2160.00%
18105,5643486.67%
18206,6451,08119.43%
18308,4721,82727.49%
18408,5741021.20%
185010,7902,21625.85%
186011,8341,0449.68%
187010,584-1,250-10.56%
188016,3455,76154.43%
189018,4682,12312.99%
190020,4011,93310.47%
191026,3015,90028.92%
192031,9695,66821.55%
193034,3342,3657.40%
194035,9631,6294.74%
195036,2362730.76%
196033,717-2,519-6.95%
197033,667-50-0.15%
198038,1614,49413.35%
199038,5774161.09%
201046,6148,03720.83%
201146,499-115-0.25%
201246,068-431-0.93%
201346,116480.10%
201446,143270.06%
201546,135-8-0.02%
201646,120-15-0.03%
201745,979-141-0.31%
201845,881-98-0.21%
201945,650-231-0.50%
202045,419-231-0.51%
202145,188-231-0.51%
202244,957-231-0.51%
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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White28,99463.26%
Black or African American14,03530.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native1070.23%
Asian2070.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.05%
Some Other Race5151.12%
Two or More Races1,9504.25%
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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Population by Race

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Median Age

42.3


Total

41.9


Male

43.2


Female

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Adults

There are 35,653 adults, (8,424 of whom are seniors) in Chesterfield County, South Carolina.

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

23,529

51.34%

Male

22,304

48.66%

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Population by Age

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

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Male48.5%51.5%
Female48.5%51.5%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,2132.4769.9
Married8,3533.183.3
Male9992.8548.5
Female2,7563.4448.5
Non Family6,1051.1264.7

3.06

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0816.52%
9th to 12th Grade5,00815.70%
High School Graduate12,49039.15%
Some College5,96918.71%
Associates Degree2,4007.52%
Bachelors Degree2,6188.21%
Graduate Degree1,3354.18%
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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander101010
Asian17810751
2+ Races41535095
White20,25116,5642,846
Hispanic1,058338125
Black9,9007,408825
Native American97436
Other Race25793

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,689$39,549$26,258
Less Than 9th Grade$27,145$30,510$15,188
High School Graduate$28,724$37,267$21,684
Some College$31,580$47,920$26,951
Bachelors Degree$37,058$42,877$35,273
Graduate Degree$56,667$69,097$54,683

$31,689

Average Earnings

$39,549

Average Male

$26,258

Average Female

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Language

96.05% of Chesterfield County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.37% of the population.

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Language

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1075248.60%
Hispanic2,02073036.14%
Multiple1,95062131.85%
Black13,8484,21030.40%
White27,1534,01814.80%
Asian207136.28%
Other287NaN%

21.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.23%

Male Poverty Rate

22.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chesterfield County, South Carolina is Native, with 48.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chesterfield 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 5.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.89%.

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.56%
High School16.25%
Some College12.80%
Bachelors or Greater10.90%

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.58%
Male Unemployed22.02%
Female Employed9.76%
Female Unemployed34.00%

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

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,937$55,463
Families$51,295$62,011
Married Families$60,158$73,477
Non Families$21,954$40,173
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Income by Household Type

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Chesterfield 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.

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Marital Status

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2,409

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War383
First Gulf War449
Vietnam899
Korea124
World War II62

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34244
35 to 54503
55 to 64526
65 to 74692
75+444

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7387.46%
Black6135.45%
2+ Races5811.20%
Hispanic403.01%

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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58.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

Chesterfield County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Chesterfield County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Chesterfield 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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64.42%

Born in Chesterfield County, South Carolina

97.47%

Native Born

2.53%

Foreign Born

1.66%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.47% of Chesterfield County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 64.42% having been born in South Carolina. 1.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Chesterfield 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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