Colleton County, South Carolina Population 2022

Colleton County, South Carolina's estimated population is 37,680 with a growth rate of 0.00% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Colleton County, South Carolina is the 28th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 38,887 and has seen a growth of -3.10% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
180024,9030.00%
181026,3591,4565.85%
182026,404450.17%
183027,2568523.23%
184025,548-1,708-6.27%
185039,50513,95754.63%
186041,9162,4116.10%
187025,410-16,506-39.38%
188036,38610,97643.20%
189040,2933,90710.74%
190033,452-6,841-16.98%
191035,3901,9385.79%
192029,897-5,493-15.52%
193025,821-4,076-13.63%
194026,2684471.73%
195028,2421,9747.51%
196027,816-426-1.51%
197027,622-194-0.70%
198031,7764,15415.04%
199034,3772,6018.19%
201038,8874,51013.12%
201138,449-438-1.13%
201238,105-344-0.89%
201337,664-441-1.16%
201437,528-136-0.36%
201537,439-89-0.24%
201637,5791400.37%
201737,555-24-0.06%
201837,6761210.32%
201937,67710.00%
202037,67810.00%
202137,67910.00%
202237,68010.00%
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Colleton County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White21,46057.04%
Black or African American14,36538.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native1230.33%
Asian2160.57%
Some Other Race9482.52%
Two or More Races5121.36%
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Colleton County, South Carolina Population by Race

Colleton County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Colleton County, South Carolina Median Age

42.2


Total

39.6


Male

43.8


Female

Colleton County, South Carolina Adults

There are 29,166 adults, (7,496 of whom are seniors) in Colleton County, South Carolina.

Colleton County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Colleton County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

19,636

52.19%

Male

17,988

47.81%

Colleton County, South Carolina Population by Age

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

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Colleton County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
All74.1%25.9%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female64.3%35.7%
Male62.6%37.4%

74.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colleton County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2812.4274.1
Married6,2343.1286
Male4764.1362.6
Female2,6603.2564.3
Non Family5,9111.1766.9

3.14

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Colleton County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8813.36%
9th to 12th Grade2,3829.08%
High School Graduate11,59444.18%
Some College4,28416.32%
Associates Degree2,82710.77%
Bachelors Degree2,80810.70%
Graduate Degree1,4685.59%
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Colleton County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colleton County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian194194174
White15,61713,9982,993
Native American63199
Black9,5228,0931,065
2+ Races26625721
Hispanic60544330
Other Race441339

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 asian people with a rate of 89.69%.

Colleton County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,500$27,245$25,369
Less Than 9th Grade$25,712$30,573$11,985
High School Graduate$23,328$25,320$21,332
Some College$25,974$26,984$22,087
Bachelors Degree$44,103$46,364$39,129
Graduate Degree$44,488$53,472$43,750

$26,500

Average Earnings

$27,245

Average Male

$25,369

Average Female

Colleton County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colleton County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Colleton County, South Carolina Language

96.33% of Colleton County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 3.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.02% of the population.

Colleton County, South Carolina Language

Colleton County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,30262447.93%
Asian2167132.87%
Multiple51213426.17%
Black14,1993,42524.12%
White20,5043,08015.02%
Other624NaN%

19.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.31%

Male Poverty Rate

22.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colleton County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colleton County, South Carolina is Hispanic, with 47.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colleton 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 3.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.61%.

Colleton County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.56%
High School16.62%
Some College11.55%
Bachelors or Greater4.21%

Colleton County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.53%
Male Unemployed52.83%
Female Employed6.83%
Female Unemployed36.05%

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

Colleton County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,748$53,503
Families$45,296$64,395
Married Families$56,907-
Non Families$25,928$35,020
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Income by Household Type

Colleton County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.4%

Male Marriage Rate

42.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Colleton County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Colleton 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.

Colleton County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Colleton County, South Carolina Marital Status

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2,669

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War125
First Gulf War614
Vietnam1,204
Korea277
World War II89

Colleton County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3432
35 to 54221
55 to 64797
65 to 74895
75+724

Colleton County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,01511.71%
Black6295.89%
Native American1117.46%
2+ Races143.80%
Hispanic141.93%

Colleton County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Colleton County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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10.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colleton County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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55.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.5%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Colleton County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Colleton County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Colleton 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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76.67%

Born in Colleton County, South Carolina

97.34%

Native Born

2.66%

Foreign Born

2.15%

Non Citizen

0.51%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.34% of Colleton County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 76.67% having been born in South Carolina. 2.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Colleton 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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