Population Demographics for Columbia, South Carolina in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population129,272100
White66,77751
Black or African American54,53742
Hispanic or Latino5,6224
Asian2,8792
Two or More Races2,5591
Some Other Race1,9221
American Indian434Below 1%
Three or more races228Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander164Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population66,53262,740129,272
White35,34931,42866,777
Black or African American26,83127,70654,537
Hispanic or Latino3,3582,2645,622
Asian1,5641,3152,879
Two or More Races1,2421,3172,559
Some Other Race1,1997231,922
American Indian251183434
Three or more races102126228
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander9668164

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Columbia

 
Total Population:129,272
Male Population:66,532
Female Population:62,740

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Columbia

 
Both sexes28
Male27
Female29

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Columbia

 
Total Population:99,353
Male Population:46,688
Under 5 years:3,480
5 to 9 years:2,943
10 to 14 years:2,654
15 to 17 years:1,560
18 and 19 years:1,151
20 years:989
21 years:1,187
22 to 24 years:3,562
25 to 29 years:4,964
30 to 34 years:3,597
35 to 39 years:3,038
40 to 44 years:2,666
45 to 49 years:2,872
50 to 54 years:2,976
55 to 59 years:2,699
60 and 61 years:978
62 to 64 years:1,282
65 and 66 years:666
67 to 69 years:759
70 to 74 years:925
75 to 79 years:737
80 to 84 years:559
85 years and over:444
Female Population:52,665
Under 5 years:3,467
5 to 9 years:2,923
10 to 14 years:2,541
15 to 17 years:1,572
18 and 19 years:1,158
20 years:1,107
21 years:1,433
22 to 24 years:4,174
25 to 29 years:5,260
30 to 34 years:3,753
35 to 39 years:3,154
40 to 44 years:2,999
45 to 49 years:3,356
50 to 54 years:3,526
55 to 59 years:3,184
60 and 61 years:1,146
62 to 64 years:1,456
65 and 66 years:771
67 to 69 years:1,034
70 to 74 years:1,294
75 to 79 years:1,198
80 to 84 years:1,027
85 years and over:1,132

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Columbia

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

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Columbia

 
Total:45,666
Family led homes:22,638
Husband-wife family:13,095
Other family:9,543
Population of male led with no wife present:1,756
Population female led with no husband present:7,787
Population of Nonfamily homes:23,028
Population living alone:17,356
Population not living alone:5,672

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

Total occupied homes in Columbia with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:45,666
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:11,596
Population of family homes:11,507
Husband-wife family:5,486
Under 6 years only:1,774
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,126
6 to 17 years only:2,586
Other family:6,021
Male householder, no wife present:842
Under 6 years only:265
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:161
6 to 17 years only:416
Female led with no husband present:5,179
Under 6 years only:1,433
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,172
6 to 17 years only:2,574
Nonfamily households:89
Male led households:53
Under 6 years only:18
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:32
Female led householder:36
Under 6 years only:14
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:20
Households with no people under 18 years:34,070
Family households:11,131
Husband-wife family:7,609
Other family:3,522
Male led with no wife present:914
Female led with no husband present:2,608
Nonfamily households:22,939
Male led householder:10,579
Female led householder:12,360

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Columbia, by type

 
Total Home Population:45,666
Population of Family homes:22,638
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,433
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,849
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:4,536
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,483
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,036
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,715
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,969
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,209
Population of 85 year olds and over:408
Population of Nonfamily Homes:23,028
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:4,265
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:5,241
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,542
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,346
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,791
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,588
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,905
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:1,483
Population of 85 year olds and over:867

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Columbia containing people over 60

 
Total Population:45,666
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:12,045
1-person household:5,481
2-or-more-person household:6,564
Family households:6,107
Nonfamily households:457
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:33,621
1-person household:11,875
2-or-more-person household:21,746
Family homes:16,531
Nonfamily homes:5,215

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Columbia with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:45,666
Home has three or more generations:1,417
Home does not have three or more generations:44,249

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Columbia under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:21,124
Unmarried partner of home lead present:1,946
In family homes:1,899
Population of male led and male partner homes:40
Population of male led and female partner households:590
Population of female led and female partner households:69
Population of female led and male partner households:1,200
In nonfamily homes:47
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:35
Population of female led and female partner homes:3
Population of female led and male partner homes:9
No unmarried partner of home lead present:19,178
In family homes:19,113
Population of husband-wife family homes:10,042
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:794
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:8,277
In nonfamily homes:65

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Columbia

 
Total Population:66,596
Population Under 18 years:20,885
Population 18 years and over:45,711

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Columbia have lived in one place.

 
Total:45,666
Population of Owner occupied homes:21,641
Family home:13,001
Nonfamily homess:8,640
Male led home:3,499
Living alone:2,714
Not living alone:785
Female led home:5,141
Living alone:4,495
Not living alone:646
Population of Renter occupied homes:24,025
Family run homes:9,637
Husband-wife family:3,345
Other family:6,292
Male led with no wife present:1,066
Female led with no husband present:5,226
Nonfamily Homes:14,388
Male led homes:7,133
Male living alone:4,949
Male not living alone:2,184
Female led homes:7,255
Females living alone:5,198
Females not living alone:2,057