Population Demographics for Cherokee County, South Carolina in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population55,342100
White41,52575
Black or African American11,27820
Hispanic or Latino2,0323
Some Other Race1,2232
Two or More Races7871
Asian313Below 1%
American Indian199Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population26,86028,48255,342
White20,31921,20641,525
Black or African American5,1886,09011,278
Hispanic or Latino1,1468862,032
Some Other Race6955281,223
Two or More Races384403787
Asian148165313
American Indian11683199

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Cherokee County

 
Total Population:55,342
Male Population:26,860
Female Population:28,482

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Cherokee County

 
Both sexes38
Male37
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Cherokee County

 
Total Population:54,635
Male Population:26,575
Under 5 years:1,931
5 to 9 years:1,865
10 to 14 years:1,960
15 to 17 years:1,242
18 and 19 years:752
20 years:371
21 years:406
22 to 24 years:992
25 to 29 years:1,478
30 to 34 years:1,498
35 to 39 years:1,828
40 to 44 years:1,893
45 to 49 years:1,985
50 to 54 years:1,876
55 to 59 years:1,814
60 and 61 years:664
62 to 64 years:936
65 and 66 years:539
67 to 69 years:697
70 to 74 years:801
75 to 79 years:514
80 to 84 years:319
85 years and over:214
Female Population:28,060
Under 5 years:1,789
5 to 9 years:1,843
10 to 14 years:1,865
15 to 17 years:1,141
18 and 19 years:734
20 years:372
21 years:379
22 to 24 years:1,006
25 to 29 years:1,668
30 to 34 years:1,688
35 to 39 years:1,958
40 to 44 years:1,980
45 to 49 years:1,980
50 to 54 years:1,956
55 to 59 years:1,867
60 and 61 years:681
62 to 64 years:1,054
65 and 66 years:561
67 to 69 years:759
70 to 74 years:946
75 to 79 years:758
80 to 84 years:572
85 years and over:503

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Cherokee County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Cherokee County

 
Total:21,519
Family led homes:14,941
Husband-wife family:9,939
Other family:5,002
Population of male led with no wife present:1,265
Population female led with no husband present:3,737
Population of Nonfamily homes:6,578
Population living alone:5,558
Population not living alone:1,020

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Cherokee County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:21,519
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:7,553
Population of family homes:7,458
Husband-wife family:4,148
Under 6 years only:884
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:878
6 to 17 years only:2,386
Other family:3,310
Male householder, no wife present:748
Under 6 years only:201
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:114
6 to 17 years only:433
Female led with no husband present:2,562
Under 6 years only:621
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:543
6 to 17 years only:1,398
Nonfamily households:95
Male led households:76
Under 6 years only:13
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:10
6 to 17 years only:53
Female led householder:19
Under 6 years only:4
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:15
Households with no people under 18 years:13,966
Family households:7,483
Husband-wife family:5,791
Other family:1,692
Male led with no wife present:517
Female led with no husband present:1,175
Nonfamily households:6,483
Male led householder:3,157
Female led householder:3,326

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Cherokee County, by type

 
Total Home Population:21,519
Population of Family homes:14,941
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:675
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:2,300
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,223
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,106
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,537
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,354
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,781
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:791
Population of 85 year olds and over:174
Population of Nonfamily Homes:6,578
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:359
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:573
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:792
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,321
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:678
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:625
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,043
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:820
Population of 85 year olds and over:367

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Cherokee County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:21,519
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:7,668
1-person household:2,706
2-or-more-person household:4,962
Family households:4,775
Nonfamily households:187
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:13,851
1-person household:2,852
2-or-more-person household:10,999
Family homes:10,166
Nonfamily homes:833

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Cherokee County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:21,519
Home has three or more generations:1,188
Home does not have three or more generations:20,331

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Cherokee County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:13,620
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,426
In family homes:1,331
Population of male led and male partner homes:21
Population of male led and female partner households:520
Population of female led and female partner households:54
Population of female led and male partner households:736
In nonfamily homes:95
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:89
Population of female led and female partner homes:1
Population of female led and male partner homes:5
No unmarried partner of home lead present:12,194
In family homes:12,148
Population of husband-wife family homes:7,649
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:700
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:3,799
In nonfamily homes:46

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Cherokee County

 
Total Population:45,246
Population Under 18 years:13,342
Population 18 years and over:31,904

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Cherokee County have lived in one place.

 
Total:21,519
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,833
Family home:11,045
Nonfamily homess:3,788
Male led home:1,774
Living alone:1,482
Not living alone:292
Female led home:2,014
Living alone:1,820
Not living alone:194
Population of Renter occupied homes:6,686
Family run homes:3,896
Husband-wife family:1,535
Other family:2,361
Male led with no wife present:481
Female led with no husband present:1,880
Nonfamily Homes:2,790
Male led homes:1,459
Male living alone:1,129
Male not living alone:330
Female led homes:1,331
Females living alone:1,127
Females not living alone:204