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


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in South Carolina

Total Population:1,290,684
Male Population:605,351
Female Population:685,333

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in South Carolina

Both sexes33


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in South Carolina

Total Population:1,236,955
Male Population:566,797
Under 5 years:49,108
5 to 9 years:46,756
10 to 14 years:48,759
15 to 17 years:32,075
18 and 19 years:19,759
20 years:9,399
21 years:8,730
22 to 24 years:23,744
25 to 29 years:36,786
30 to 34 years:33,879
35 to 39 years:33,220
40 to 44 years:35,422
45 to 49 years:39,398
50 to 54 years:39,389
55 to 59 years:34,983
60 and 61 years:12,420
62 to 64 years:15,682
65 and 66 years:8,502
67 to 69 years:10,219
70 to 74 years:12,459
75 to 79 years:8,090
80 to 84 years:4,615
85 years and over:3,403
Female Population:670,158
Under 5 years:48,072
5 to 9 years:45,938
10 to 14 years:47,093
15 to 17 years:31,620
18 and 19 years:19,719
20 years:10,270
21 years:10,077
22 to 24 years:28,500
25 to 29 years:45,974
30 to 34 years:43,531
35 to 39 years:43,243
40 to 44 years:45,156
45 to 49 years:49,323
50 to 54 years:48,660
55 to 59 years:44,176
60 and 61 years:15,576
62 to 64 years:19,622
65 and 66 years:10,684
67 to 69 years:13,879
70 to 74 years:17,671
75 to 79 years:12,985
80 to 84 years:9,350
85 years and over:9,039

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in South Carolina

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in South Carolina

Family led homes:318,373
Husband-wife family:139,932
Other family:178,441
Population of male led with no wife present:28,195
Population female led with no husband present:150,246
Population of Nonfamily homes:153,676
Population living alone:132,484
Population not living alone:21,192

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

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

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:188,058
Population of family homes:186,730
Husband-wife family:67,068
Under 6 years only:12,464
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:15,872
6 to 17 years only:38,732
Other family:119,662
Male householder, no wife present:14,964
Under 6 years only:4,219
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2,943
6 to 17 years only:7,802
Female led with no husband present:104,698
Under 6 years only:24,270
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:25,663
6 to 17 years only:54,765
Nonfamily households:1,328
Male led households:818
Under 6 years only:173
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:78
6 to 17 years only:567
Female led householder:510
Under 6 years only:119
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:39
6 to 17 years only:352
Households with no people under 18 years:283,991
Family households:131,643
Husband-wife family:72,864
Other family:58,779
Male led with no wife present:13,231
Female led with no husband present:45,548
Nonfamily households:152,348
Male led householder:68,647
Female led householder:83,701

type of home by age of owner-renter

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

Total Home Population:472,049
Population of Family homes:318,373
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:15,645
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:56,697
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:69,235
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:71,112
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:31,072
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:25,556
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:30,597
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:14,280
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,179
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:153,676
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:10,062
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:19,159
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:18,772
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:32,699
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:18,633
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:16,114
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:21,148
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:12,098
Population of 85 year olds and over:4,991

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in South Carolina containing people over 60

Total Population:472,049
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:143,600
1-person household:51,052
2-or-more-person household:92,548
Family households:88,409
Nonfamily households:4,139
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:328,449
1-person household:81,432
2-or-more-person household:247,017
Family homes:229,964
Nonfamily homes:17,053

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in South Carolina with multiple generations.

Total Population:472,049
Home has three or more generations:39,116
Home does not have three or more generations:432,933

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

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

Total Population:349,170
Unmarried partner of home lead present:36,566
In family homes:35,734
Population of male led and male partner homes:655
Population of male led and female partner households:10,381
Population of female led and female partner households:1,427
Population of female led and male partner households:23,271
In nonfamily homes:832
Population of male led and male partner homes:4
Population of male led and female partner homes:700
Population of female led and female partner homes:36
Population of female led and male partner homes:92
No unmarried partner of home lead present:312,604
In family homes:311,613
Population of husband-wife family homes:123,739
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:13,549
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:174,325
In nonfamily homes:991

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in South Carolina

Total Population:1,024,962
Population Under 18 years:348,190
Population 18 years and over:676,772

tenure of people in homes

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

Population of Owner occupied homes:258,651
Family home:187,382
Nonfamily homess:71,269
Male led home:29,905
Living alone:26,379
Not living alone:3,526
Female led home:41,364
Living alone:38,023
Not living alone:3,341
Population of Renter occupied homes:213,398
Family run homes:130,991
Husband-wife family:33,136
Other family:97,855
Male led with no wife present:13,156
Female led with no husband present:84,699
Nonfamily Homes:82,407
Male led homes:39,560
Male living alone:32,144
Male not living alone:7,416
Female led homes:42,847
Females living alone:35,938
Females not living alone:6,909