Newberry County, South Carolina Population 2020

Newberry County, South Carolina's estimated population is 38,428 with a growth rate of 1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Newberry County, South Carolina is the 26th largest county in South Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201838,520920.24%
201738,4284811.27%
201637,9471710.45%
201537,7761070.28%
201437,6691990.53%
201337,470-67-0.18%
201237,537350.09%
201137,502-108-0.29%
201037,6104,43813.38%
199033,1721,9306.18%
198031,2421,9696.73%
197029,273-143-0.49%
196029,416-2,355-7.41%
195031,771-1,806-5.38%
194033,577-1,104-3.18%
193034,681-871-2.45%
192035,5529662.79%
191034,5864,40414.59%
190030,1823,74814.18%
189026,434-63-0.24%
188026,4975,72227.54%
187020,775-104-0.50%
186020,8797363.65%
185020,1431,7939.77%
184018,3509095.21%
183017,4411,3378.30%
182016,1042,14015.33%
181013,9641,95816.31%
180012,0062,66428.52%
17909,3420.00%

Newberry County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,91462.82%
Black or African American12,01131.55%
Some Other Race1,6444.32%
Two or More Races2670.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native1620.43%
Asian610.16%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.02%

Newberry County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2020

Newberry County, South Carolina Median Age

41.5


Total

40.4


Male

42.7


Female

Newberry County, South Carolina Adults

There are 29,629 adults, (7,122 of whom are seniors) in Newberry County, South Carolina.

Newberry County, South Carolina Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Newberry County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

19,532

51.31%

Male

18,536

48.69%

Newberry County, South Carolina Households and Families

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

Newberry County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All73%27%
Non Family67.8%32.2%
Male67.7%32.3%
Female46.3%53.7%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,9392.4773
Married6,9112.9886.9
Non Family4,9721.2167.8
Female2,4963.4446.3
Male5603.0167.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Newberry County, South Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7206.62%
9th to 12th Grade3,21212.36%
High School Graduate9,36036.01%
Some College4,44017.08%
Associates Degree2,82610.87%
Bachelors Degree2,94611.33%
Graduate Degree1,4895.73%

Newberry County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,79814,7713,836
Black7,6565,429513
Hispanic1,44577255
Other Race82744014
Multiple Races646421
Native American2924
Asian282810
Islander99

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 35.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,606$36,296$27,469
Less Than High School$20,736$25,389$15,266
High School Grad$27,878$31,963$25,839
Some College$34,036$42,268$26,982
Bachelors Degree$42,276$50,833$37,413
Graduate Degree$52,077$54,559$51,512

$31,606

Average Earnings

$36,296

Average Male

$27,469

Average Female

Newberry County, South Carolina Language

Newberry County, South Carolina Language by Age

Newberry County, South Carolina Language

92.38% of Newberry County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 7.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.12% of the population.

Newberry County, South Carolina Poverty

Newberry County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11,5762,92625.28%
White22,1812,55311.51%
Hispanic2,7391,31147.86%
Other1,64460836.98%
Native16210967.28%
Multiple2574517.51%

18.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.57%

Male Poverty Rate

19.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Newberry County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Newberry County, South Carolina is Native, with 67.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Newberry County, South Carolina is White, with 11.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.53%
High School14.47%
Some College10.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.05%

Newberry County, South Carolina Income

Newberry County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,765$57,692
Families$52,473$68,823
Married Families$69,598-
Non Families$22,395$32,883

Newberry County, South Carolina Marital Status

Newberry County, South Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.5%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Newberry County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Newberry 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.

Newberry County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

Newberry County, South Carolina Veterans

2,172

Number of Veterans

1,908

Male Veterans

264

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam910
First Gulf War441
Second Gulf War327
Korea160
World War II99

$Newberry County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

6.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Newberry County, South Carolina Employment Status

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Newberry 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

77.51%

Born in South Carolina

95.72%

Native Born

4.28%

Foreign Born

3.41%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.72% of Newberry County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 77.51% having been born in South Carolina. 3.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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