Edgefield County, South Carolina Population 2022

Edgefield County, South Carolina's estimated population is 27,644 with a growth rate of 0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Edgefield County, South Carolina is the 36th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 26,963 and has seen a growth of 2.53% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
179013,2890.00%
180018,1304,84136.43%
181023,1605,03027.74%
182025,1191,9598.46%
183030,5095,39021.46%
184032,8522,3437.68%
185039,2626,41019.51%
186039,8876251.59%
187042,4862,5996.52%
188045,8443,3587.90%
189049,2593,4157.45%
190025,478-23,781-48.28%
191028,2812,80311.00%
192023,928-4,353-15.39%
193019,326-4,602-19.23%
194017,894-1,432-7.41%
195016,591-1,303-7.28%
196015,735-856-5.16%
197015,692-43-0.27%
198017,5281,83611.70%
199018,3758474.83%
201026,9638,58846.74%
201126,891-72-0.27%
201226,559-332-1.23%
201326,56780.03%
201426,651840.32%
201526,7821310.49%
201626,626-156-0.58%
201726,8372110.79%
201827,1322951.10%
201927,2601280.47%
202027,3881280.47%
202127,5161280.47%
202227,6441280.47%
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Edgefield County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,34460.49%
Black or African American9,45935.01%
American Indian and Alaska Native760.28%
Asian430.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.09%
Some Other Race5331.97%
Two or More Races5432.01%
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Edgefield County, South Carolina Population by Race

Edgefield County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Median Age

43


Total

40.6


Male

46.5


Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Adults

There are 22,133 adults, (5,145 of whom are seniors) in Edgefield County, South Carolina.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Edgefield County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

12,570

46.52%

Male

14,451

53.48%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Population by Age

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

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All75.8%24.2%
Male69.8%30.2%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Female54.3%45.7%

75.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Edgefield County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1712.6575.8
Married4,4743.1791.2
Male4313.369.8
Female1,5133.6954.3
Non Family2,7531.1563.6

3.24

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0765.46%
9th to 12th Grade2,30511.71%
High School Graduate7,05735.84%
Some College3,84919.55%
Associates Degree1,8699.49%
Bachelors Degree1,99710.14%
Graduate Degree1,5387.81%
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Edgefield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Edgefield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian434325
Native American766418
White11,70810,4202,718
2+ Races28524061
Black6,6285,098696
Other Race33321113
Hispanic1,01549626
Islander1212

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 58.14%.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,865$40,804$32,628
Less Than 9th Grade$23,575$25,114$9,553
High School Graduate$34,468$41,250$30,728
Some College$35,546$44,245$31,797
Bachelors Degree$41,487$67,361$38,371
Graduate Degree$50,593$75,313$46,605

$35,865

Average Earnings

$40,804

Average Male

$32,628

Average Female

Edgefield County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

94.31% of Edgefield County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 5.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.16% of the population.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Language

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander231147.83%
Black8,2551,87122.67%
Hispanic1,34826419.58%
Multiple4798217.12%
White14,5761,54110.57%
Other33NaN%

15.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.65%

Male Poverty Rate

15.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Edgefield County, South Carolina is Islander, with 47.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Edgefield 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 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.78%.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.64%
High School14.35%
Some College5.55%
Bachelors or Greater5.20%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.20%
Male Unemployed16.30%
Female Employed6.43%
Female Unemployed7.89%

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

Edgefield County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,491$72,115
Families$66,982$85,667
Married Families$89,702-
Non Families$20,464$37,166
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Income by Household Type

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

44.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Edgefield 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.

Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Marital Status

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1,950

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War544
First Gulf War539
Vietnam821
Korea82
World War II36

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34114
35 to 54583
55 to 64341
65 to 74602
75+310

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,52011.23%
Black3694.81%
Native American1823.68%
2+ Races4313.23%
Hispanic141.08%

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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6.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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51.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Edgefield County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Edgefield 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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45.96%

Born in Edgefield County, South Carolina

96.31%

Native Born

3.69%

Foreign Born

2.80%

Non Citizen

0.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.31% of Edgefield County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 45.96% having been born in South Carolina. 2.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Edgefield 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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