Jasper County, South Carolina Population 2020

Jasper County, South Carolina's estimated population is 28,398 with a growth rate of 1.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jasper County, South Carolina is the 33rd largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201828,9715732.02%
201728,3983691.32%
201628,0296012.19%
201527,4287532.82%
201426,6753591.36%
201326,3166002.33%
201225,7164381.73%
201125,2783471.39%
201024,9319,44460.98%
199015,4879836.78%
198014,5042,61922.04%
197011,885-352-2.88%
196012,2371,24211.30%
195010,995-16-0.15%
194011,0111,02310.24%
19309,9881201.22%
19209,8680.00%

How Many People Live in Jasper County, South Carolina?

28,398

Jasper County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,57752.25%
Black or African American12,01543.06%
Some Other Race8433.02%
Two or More Races2821.01%
Asian1560.56%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.10%

Jasper County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Jasper County, South Carolina Median Age

39.5


Total

37.6


Male

40.6


Female

Jasper County, South Carolina Adults

There are 21,995 adults, (4,761 of whom are seniors) in Jasper County, South Carolina.

Jasper County, South Carolina Age Dependency

61.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Jasper County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

13,830

49.57%

Male

14,070

50.43%

Jasper County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Jasper County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77%23%
Male71.2%28.8%
All68.5%31.5%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Female56.4%43.6%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9822.7468.5
Married4,7173.0277
Non Family2,7351.2361.8
Female1,9473.9456.4
Male5833.5471.2

3.2

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jasper County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0935.60%
9th to 12th Grade2,52812.94%
High School Graduate7,48638.33%
Some College3,87919.86%
Associates Degree1,2396.34%
Bachelors Degree2,15311.02%
Graduate Degree1,1545.91%

Jasper County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3418,4602,494
Black7,9076,182672
Hispanic2,0891,101106
Other Race43227240
Asian1048627
Multiple Races64608
Native American2722

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 93.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.70%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,099$30,869$21,917
Less Than High School$21,393$21,954$13,482
High School Grad$25,206$30,534$19,311
Some College$29,650$38,864$25,114
Bachelors Degree$32,528$40,143$31,637
Graduate Degree$50,703$70,167$48,294

$27,099

Average Earnings

$30,869

Average Male

$21,917

Average Female

Jasper County, South Carolina Language

Jasper County, South Carolina Language by Age

Jasper County, South Carolina Language

87.23% of Jasper County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 12.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.76% of the population.

Jasper County, South Carolina Poverty

Jasper County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,7312,84324.23%
Hispanic3,6631,52441.61%
White11,5711,1469.90%
Other84339847.21%
Multiple277207.22%

20.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.41%

Male Poverty Rate

21.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jasper County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jasper County, South Carolina is Other, with 47.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jasper County, South Carolina is Multiple, with 7.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.72%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.80%
Some College16.36%
High School13.26%
Bachelors or Greater3.62%

Jasper County, South Carolina Income

Jasper County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,930$58,336
Families$45,938$65,116
Married Families$65,193-
Non Families$30,092$33,125

Jasper County, South Carolina Marital Status

Jasper County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jasper County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Jasper 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.

Jasper County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Jasper County, South Carolina Veterans

2,250

Number of Veterans

1,883

Male Veterans

367

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam947
First Gulf War603
Second Gulf War419
Korea93
World War II45
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,49012.55%
Black7147.62%
2 or More2435.29%
Indian2281.48%
Hispanic170.75%

$Jasper County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

7.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jasper County, South Carolina Employment Status

60%

Labor Force Participation

54.4%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Jasper County, South Carolina Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

48.94%

Born in South Carolina

91.17%

Native Born

8.83%

Foreign Born

7.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.17% of Jasper County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 48.94% having been born in South Carolina. 7.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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