Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Charleston, South Carolina 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Charleston

Total Population:30,491
Male Population:13,292
Female Population:17,199

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Charleston

Both sexes34

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sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Charleston

Total Population:29,761
Male Population:12,894
Under 5 years:1,324
5 to 9 years:1,021
10 to 14 years:924
15 to 17 years:581
18 and 19 years:377
20 years:191
21 years:214
22 to 24 years:641
25 to 29 years:883
30 to 34 years:657
35 to 39 years:538
40 to 44 years:641
45 to 49 years:867
50 to 54 years:881
55 to 59 years:858
60 and 61 years:324
62 to 64 years:444
65 and 66 years:241
67 to 69 years:291
70 to 74 years:356
75 to 79 years:304
80 to 84 years:195
85 years and over:141
Female Population:16,867
Under 5 years:1,344
5 to 9 years:1,119
10 to 14 years:936
15 to 17 years:633
18 and 19 years:471
20 years:259
21 years:255
22 to 24 years:863
25 to 29 years:1,264
30 to 34 years:920
35 to 39 years:756
40 to 44 years:867
45 to 49 years:1,198
50 to 54 years:1,180
55 to 59 years:1,105
60 and 61 years:438
62 to 64 years:592
65 and 66 years:310
67 to 69 years:459
70 to 74 years:561
75 to 79 years:557
80 to 84 years:399
85 years and over:381

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Charleston

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Charleston

Family led homes:7,512
Husband-wife family:2,639
Other family:4,873
Population of male led with no wife present:615
Population female led with no husband present:4,258
Population of Nonfamily homes:4,867
Population living alone:4,240
Population not living alone:627

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Charleston with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:4,187
Population of family homes:4,163
Husband-wife family:1,007
Under 6 years only:216
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:224
6 to 17 years only:567
Other family:3,156
Male householder, no wife present:251
Under 6 years only:82
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:42
6 to 17 years only:127
Female led with no husband present:2,905
Under 6 years only:853
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:754
6 to 17 years only:1,298
Nonfamily households:24
Male led households:16
Under 6 years only:3
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:11
Female led householder:8
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:0
6 to 17 years only:6
Households with no people under 18 years:8,192
Family households:3,349
Husband-wife family:1,632
Other family:1,717
Male led with no wife present:364
Female led with no husband present:1,353
Nonfamily households:4,843
Male led householder:1,934
Female led householder:2,909

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Charleston, by type

Total Home Population:12,379
Population of Family homes:7,512
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:614
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,338
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:1,075
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,493
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:713
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:678
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:870
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:562
Population of 85 year olds and over:169
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:4,867
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:332
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:591
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:415
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:857
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:520
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:560
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:780
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:585
Population of 85 year olds and over:227

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Charleston containing people over 60

Total Population:12,379
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:4,769
1-person household:2,037
2-or-more-person household:2,732
Family households:2,585
Nonfamily households:147
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:7,610
1-person household:2,203
2-or-more-person household:5,407
Family homes:4,927
Nonfamily homes:480

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Charleston with multiple generations.

Total Population:12,379
Home has three or more generations:857
Home does not have three or more generations:11,522

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Charleston under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:7,874
Unmarried partner of home lead present:666
In family homes:656
Population of male led and male partner homes:6
Population of male led and female partner households:145
Population of female led and female partner households:22
Population of female led and male partner households:483
In nonfamily homes:10
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:8
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:2
No unmarried partner of home lead present:7,208
In family homes:7,179
Population of husband-wife family homes:1,825
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:253
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:5,101
In nonfamily homes:29

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Charleston

Total Population:23,373
Population Under 18 years:7,844
Population 18 years and over:15,529

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Charleston have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:4,737
Family home:3,239
Nonfamily homess:1,498
Male led home:507
Living alone:448
Not living alone:59
Female led home:991
Living alone:929
Not living alone:62
Population of Renter occupied homes:7,642
Family run homes:4,273
Husband-wife family:883
Other family:3,390
Male led with no wife present:339
Female led with no husband present:3,051
Nonfamily Homes:3,369
Male led homes:1,443
Male living alone:1,179
Male not living alone:264
Female led homes:1,926
Females living alone:1,684
Females not living alone:242