South Carolina

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2022 Population
5.14M
1.26% 1-year growth
US Senator
N/ALindsey Graham
Republican Party
US Senator
N/ATim Scott
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
40
0.503% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
14.4%
1.19% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$63,623
9.25% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$216,200
18.9% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
2.23M
0.748% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, South Carolina had a population of 5.14M people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $63,623. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of South Carolina grew from 5.08M to 5.14M, a 1.26% increase and its median household income grew from $58,234 to $63,623, a 9.25% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Carolina are White (Non-Hispanic) (63%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (25.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.93%), Other (Hispanic) (2.02%), and White (Hispanic) (2%).

7.59% of the households in South Carolina reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.1% of the residents in South Carolina are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in South Carolina are University of South Carolina-Columbia (10,045 degrees awarded in 2022), Clemson University (7,469 degrees), and Trident Technical College (2,581 degrees).

In 2022, the median property value in South Carolina was $216,200, and the homeownership rate was 70.9%.

Most people in South Carolina drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.5 minutes. The average car ownership in South Carolina was 2 cars per household.

South Carolina borders Georgia and North Carolina.

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Population & Diversity

South Carolina is home to a population of 5.14M people, from which 97.1% are citizens. As of 2022, 5.24% of South Carolina residents were born outside of the country (269k people).

In 2022, there were 2.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (3.24M people) in South Carolina than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.32M Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 151k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in South Carolina are Spanish (228,030 households), German (13,609 households), and Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese) (10,983 households).

Population by Location

Sex
RACE/ETHNICITY

In 2022 there were 5,092,592 residents in South Carolina.

The Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) with the highest resident population were Lauderdale, Colbert & Franklin Counties PUMA, AL (180,852 people), Limestone County PUMA, AL (107,704 people), and Morgan & Lawrence Counties--Decatur City PUMA, AL (156,100 people).

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Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
2,607,125
Women
51.2%
2,485,467
Men
48.8%

The resident population of United States in 2022 was 5,092,592 inhabitants, with 48.8% men, and 51.2% women.

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Citizenship

97.1%
2022 Citizenship
97.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.1% of South Carolina residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in South Carolina was 97.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in South Carolina
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    3.24M ± 2.49k
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    1.32M ± 4.65k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    151k ± 5.04k
6.2%
Hispanic Population
319k people

In 2022, there were 2.46 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (3.24M people) in South Carolina than any other race or ethnicity. There were 1.32M Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 151k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

6.2% of the people in South Carolina are hispanic (319k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    58,419 ± 5,900 people
  2. India
    18,341 ± 3,319 people
  3. Honduras
    13,844 ± 2,885 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of South Carolina was Mexico, the natal country of 58,419 South Carolina residents, followed by India with 18,341 and Honduras with 13,844.

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Foreign-Born Population

5.24%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
269k people
5.2%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
264k people

As of 2022, 5.24% of South Carolina residents (269k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in South Carolina was 5.2%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    228,030 households (4.69%)
  2. German
    13,609 households (0.28%)
  3. Chinese (Incl. Mandarin, Cantonese)
    10,983 households (0.226%)

7.59% of the households in South Carolina reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.7%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2022, the most common non-English language spoken in households in South Carolina was Spanish. 4.69% of the households in South Carolina reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    113,490 ± 2,694
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    82,262 ± 2,726
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    60,400 ± 1,955

South Carolina has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.38 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of South Carolina employs 2.23M people. The largest industries in South Carolina are Restaurants & Food Services (155,981 people), Elementary & secondary schools (141,062 people), and Construction (136,774 people), and the highest paying industries are Internet publishing, broadcasting & web search portals ($159,275), Aerospace products & parts manufacturing ($132,769), and Not specified metal industries ($117,292).

Males in South Carolina have an average income that is 1.37 times higher than the average income of females, which is $52,636. The income inequality in South Carolina (measured using the Gini index) is 0.464, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
1,085,069
Women
48.8%
1,137,741
Men
51.2%

The workforce of South Carolina in 2020 was 2,222,810 people, with 48.8% woman, and 51.2% men.

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Workforce and Wage by Location

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RACE/ETHNICITY

In 2022 there were 2,234,525 people working in South Carolina. The Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMA) that concentrated the largest workforce were Lauderdale, Colbert & Franklin Counties PUMA, AL (76,240 people), Limestone County PUMA, AL (50,166 people), and Morgan & Lawrence Counties--Decatur City PUMA, AL (63,996 people).

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Occupations

2.23M
2022 Value
0.748%
1 Year growth
± 0.748%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in South Carolina grew at a rate of 0.748%, from 2.22M employees to 2.23M employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in South Carolina, are Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (55,318 people), Registered nurses (55,022 people), and Other managers (53,347 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of South Carolina.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

2.23M
2022 Value
0.748%
1 Year growth
± 0.748%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in South Carolina grew at a rate of 0.748%, from 2.22M employees to 2.23M employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in South Carolina, are Restaurants & Food Services (155,981 people), Elementary & secondary schools (141,062 people), and Construction (136,774 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of South Carolina, though some of these residents may live in South Carolina and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$47,328
Median earning men ± $334
$34,646
Median earning women ± $231

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($69,155), Information ($61,335), and Public Administration ($58,295).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($46,946), Wholesale Trade ($45,132), and Public Administration ($44,882).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
2.54%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 2.26M people employed in South Carolina. This represents a 2.54% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 13.4%.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 77,258
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 58,596
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 47,922
    Professional, Scientific & Management, and Administrative & Waste Management Services

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from South Carolina to other states, or from other states to South Carolina.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $46B
  2. $34.7B
  3. $31.3B

In 2023, the top outbound South Carolina product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $46B, followed by Plastics/rubber ($34.7B) and Machinery ($31.3B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$316B
2023 Value in South Carolina
$613B
Projected 2050 Value in South Carolina
93.8% growth

In 2023, total outbound South Carolina trade was $316B. This is expected to increase 93.8% to $613B by 2050.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from South Carolina to other states, or from other states to South Carolina.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $33.4B
  2. $24.7B
  3. $14.7B

In 2023, the top outbound South Carolina domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was North Carolina with $33.4B, followed by Georgia with $24.7B and Texas and $14.7B.

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Civics

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Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott are the senators currently representing the state of South Carolina. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

South Carolina is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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In the N/A presidential election, the most partisan county in South Carolina was N/A with N/A% of the vote going to N/A running for the N/A Party.

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US Senators from South Carolina

N/ALindsey Graham
Senator from South Carolina2
Assumed office on January 3, 2003
N/ATim Scott
Senator from South Carolina3
Assumed office on January 2, 2013
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Jim DeMint.

Lindsey Graham and Tim Scott are the senators currently representing South Carolina.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from South Carolina

South Carolina is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house.

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Education

In 2022, universities in South Carolina awarded 61,158 degrees. The student population of South Carolina in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 97,300 male students and 148,589 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in South Carolina are White (39,370 and 65.8%), followed by Black or African American (11,735 and 19.6%), Hispanic or Latino (3,208 and 5.36%), and Two or More Races (1,976 and 3.3%).

The largest universities in South Carolina by number of degrees awarded are University of South Carolina-Columbia (10,045 and 16.4%), Clemson University (7,469 and 12.2%), and Trident Technical College (2,581 and 4.22%).

The most popular majors in South Carolina are Liberal Arts & Sciences (5,426 and 8.87%), General Business Administration & Management (3,750 and 6.13%), and Registered Nursing (2,878 and 4.71%).

The median tuition costs in South Carolina are $23,590 for private four year colleges, and $10,954 and $25,447 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in South Carolina, the percentage of applicants admitted was 64.6%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 19.9%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 245,889 (39.6% men and 60.4% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 245,889 students enrolled in South Carolina, 39.6% men and 60.4% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 146,674 records, of which 58.9% were women and 41.1% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 1,627 degrees awarded
  2. 2,220 degrees awarded
  3. 1,631 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in South Carolina was General Biological Sciences with 1,627 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 10,045 degrees awarded
  2. 7,469 degrees awarded
  3. 2,581 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was University of South Carolina-Columbia with 10,045 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 24,104 men were awarded degrees from institutions in South Carolina, which is 0.651 times less than the 37,054 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 39,370 degrees mean that there were 3.35 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 11,735 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($23,590) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private for-profit, 2-year ($1,800) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Public, 2-year ($1,500) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2022, 0.83% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.688% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of South Carolina in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.18M), Some college (892k), and Bachelors Degree (705k).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in South Carolina was $216,200 in 2022, which is 0.767 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $181,800 to $216,200, a 18.9% increase. The homeownership rate in South Carolina is 70.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in South Carolina have an average commute time of 25.5 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in South Carolina is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in South Carolina is $63,623. In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income in South Carolina was Beaufort County, SC with a value of $81,260, followed by York County, SC and Charleston County, SC, with respective values of $80,158 and $78,795.

In 2022, 14.3% of the population was living with severe housing problems in South Carolina. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 0.972%.

Property

$216,200
Median Property Value 2022
±$1,122
$1.43M
Median Property Taxes
±$9,832

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Rent vs Own

70.9%
Homeownership
2022
68.4%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 70.9% of the housing units in South Carolina were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 70.3%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2022, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in South Carolina was Beaufort County, SC with a value of $81,260, followed by York County, SC and Charleston County, SC, with respective values of $80,158 and $78,795.

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Household Income

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$63,623
Median Household Income
± $486
2.02M
Number of Households
± 12,351

In 2022, the median household income of the 2.02M households in South Carolina grew to $63,623 from the previous year's value of $58,234.

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Wage Distribution

0.464
2022 Wage GINI in South Carolina
0.463
2021 Wage GINI in South Carolina

In 2022, the income inequality in South Carolina was 0.464 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.334% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for South Carolina was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in South Carolina in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (79.2%)
  2. Worked At Home (8.51%)
  3. Carpooled (8.45%)

In 2022, 79.2% of workers in South Carolina drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (8.51%) and those who carpooled to work (8.45%).

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Commute Time

25.5 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in South Carolina have a shorter commute time (25.5 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 2.21% of the workforce in South Carolina have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Severe Housing Problems

In 2022, 14.3% of the population was living with severe housing problems in South Carolina. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 0.972%.

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Poverty & Diversity

14.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in South Carolina (718k out of 5M people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Females 55 - 64.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in South Carolina is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

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Children in Poverty

In 2022, 18.7% of the children was living in poverty in South Carolina. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 8.1%.

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Crimes & Accidents

Indicator

In 2022, the number of reported violent crimes offenses per 100,000 population was 500 in South Carolina. From 2014 to 2022, the indicator declined 115 per 100,000 population.

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Health

89.8% of the population of South Carolina has health coverage, with 43.4% on employee plans, 16% on Medicaid, 13.4% on Medicare, 14.7% on non-group plans, and 2.42% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in South Carolina see 1485 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.602% decrease from the previous year (1494 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1768 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 524 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,485 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in South Carolina

Primary care physicians in South Carolina see an average of 1,485 patients per year. This represents a 0.602% decrease from the previous year (1,494 patients).

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.3% under 18 years, 20.4% between 18 and 34 years, 38.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 18.2% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.5% were men and 52.5% were women.

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Uninsured People

10.2%
Uninsured
43.4%
Employer Coverage
16%
Medicaid
13.4%
Medicare
14.7%
Non-Group
2.42%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in South Carolina declined by 2.79% from 10.5% to 10.2%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 59 in South Carolina.

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Health Behaviors

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In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 35.5% in South Carolina.

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Clinical Care

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In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 13.2% in South Carolina.

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