Spartanburg County, South Carolina Population 2022

Spartanburg County, South Carolina's estimated population is 336,729 with a growth rate of 1.71% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Spartanburg County, South Carolina is the 6th largest county in South Carolina. The 2010 Population was 284,731 and has seen a growth of 18.26% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17908,8000.00%
180012,1223,32237.75%
181014,2592,13717.63%
182016,9892,73019.15%
183021,1504,16124.49%
184023,6692,51911.91%
185026,4002,73111.54%
186026,9195191.97%
187025,784-1,135-4.22%
188040,40914,62556.72%
189055,38514,97637.06%
190065,56010,17518.37%
191083,46517,90527.31%
192094,26510,80012.94%
1930116,32322,05823.40%
1940127,73311,4109.81%
1950150,34922,61617.71%
1960156,8306,4814.31%
1970173,72416,89410.77%
1980201,86128,13716.20%
1990226,80024,93912.35%
2010284,73157,93125.54%
2011286,1021,3710.48%
2012288,1762,0740.72%
2013290,4142,2380.78%
2014292,9812,5670.88%
2015296,5583,5771.22%
2016300,8674,3091.45%
2017306,7405,8731.95%
2018314,1377,3972.41%
2019319,7855,6481.80%
2020325,4335,6481.77%
2021331,0815,6481.74%
2022336,7295,6481.71%
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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White225,06671.72%
Black or African American62,59919.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native4940.16%
Asian7,0992.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander880.03%
Some Other Race6,8112.17%
Two or More Races11,6343.71%
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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Population by Race

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Median Age

38


Total

37.1


Male

39.3


Female

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Adults

There are 241,036 adults, (50,797 of whom are seniors) in Spartanburg County, South Carolina.

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

161,493

51.47%

Male

152,298

48.53%

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Population by Age

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

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All71.3%28.7%
Male62.4%37.7%
Non Family60%40%
Female51.5%48.5%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All118,7882.5871.3
Married57,9663.1985.3
Male6,0003.2562.4
Female16,5013.3751.5
Non Family38,3211.260

3.15

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9,4324.44%
9th to 12th Grade17,9388.44%
High School Graduate65,17530.66%
Some College44,81721.08%
Associates Degree22,43910.56%
Bachelors Degree33,05615.55%
Graduate Degree19,7249.28%
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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander777431
Asian4,6984,1891,412
White151,973137,09942,505
2+ Races4,6593,5501,067
Native American42835777
Black41,30734,0366,559
Hispanic11,3187,0551,354
Other Race3,0581,716281

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 96.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 40.26%.

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,693$42,654$31,186
Less Than 9th Grade$24,894$30,820$17,006
High School Graduate$31,158$37,065$24,708
Some College$34,381$42,621$29,021
Bachelors Degree$49,854$60,538$40,059
Graduate Degree$56,665$70,308$51,130

$36,693

Average Earnings

$42,654

Average Male

$31,186

Average Female

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Language by Age

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Language

89.58% of Spartanburg County, South Carolina residents speak only English, while 10.42% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.79% of the population.

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Language

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic21,5396,14728.54%
Black59,90814,36923.99%
Multiple11,2332,24319.97%
Native4656413.76%
White208,33221,83510.48%
Asian6,9844486.41%
Other1,703NaN%

14.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.12%

Male Poverty Rate

15.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Spartanburg County, South Carolina is Hispanic, with 28.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Spartanburg 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 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.18%.

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.81%
High School14.41%
Some College9.25%
Bachelors or Greater5.46%

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.86%
Male Unemployed26.22%
Female Employed7.97%
Female Unemployed37.13%

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

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,757$70,899
Families$65,214$83,648
Married Families$79,357$97,433
Non Families$30,229$40,958
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Income by Household Type

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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Spartanburg 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.

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Marital Status by Race

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Marital Status

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18,590

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4,166
First Gulf War4,105
Vietnam6,311
Korea1,503
World War II352

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 342,050
35 to 543,896
55 to 643,858
65 to 744,509
75+4,277

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White14,5408.20%
Black3,2426.78%
Native American10824.05%
Asian731.38%
Islander2225.00%
Other Race1163.21%
2+ Races4897.82%
Hispanic4002.90%

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Race

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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8.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Veterans by Education

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Spartanburg County, South Carolina Employment by Age

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Spartanburg County, South Carolina Employment by Race

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Spartanburg 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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61.81%

Born in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

93.36%

Native Born

6.64%

Foreign Born

3.51%

Non Citizen

3.13%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.36% of Spartanburg County, South Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 61.81% having been born in South Carolina. 3.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Spartanburg 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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