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The 2016 South Carolina, South Carolina, population is 4,896,150. There are 163 people per square mile (population density).

Family in South Carolina, South Carolina

The median age is 38.3. The US median is 37.4. 50.89% of people in South Carolina, South Carolina, are married. 10.62% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.56 people. 27.75% of people are married, with children. 18.73% have children, but are single.

Race in South Carolina, South Carolina

63.92% of people are white, 27.42% are black, 1.32% are asian, 0.30% are native american, and 0.09% claim 'Other'.

5.26% of the people in South Carolina, South Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 94.74% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLESouth Carolina, South CarolinaUnited States
  Population  4,896,146321,418,820
  Population - 2010  4,511,428308,745,538
  Population - 2000  4,012,012285,036,114
  Population - 1990  3,485,914251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  40.46%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  22.04%12.76%
  Pop. Density  16391
  Land Area  30,0613,531,905
  Water Area  1,960264,837
  Median Age  38.337.4
  Female Population  51.38%50.81%
  Male Population  48.62%49.19%
  White  63.92%62.77%
  Black  27.42%12.24%
  Asian  1.32%4.95%
  Native American  0.30%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.05%0.16%
  Other  0.09%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.64%2.13%
  Hispanic  5.26%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  94.74%83.10%
  Households  1,795,720116,211,000
  Family Households  1,204,27076,958,100
  Non Family Households  591,44339,253,000
  Household Size  2.562.63
  Married Population  50.89%50.58%
  Single Population  49.11%49.42%
  Now Married  47.51%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.38%2.17%
  Never Married  31.67%32.55%
  Widowed  6.82%5.95%
  Divorced  10.62%10.92%
  Married, w/children  27.75%31.68%
  Married, no children  42.74%41.44%
  Single, w/children  18.73%16.94%
  Single, no children  10.78%9.95%

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The Upstate - 11/11/2017
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Bluffton, South Carolina or anywhere in Carolina - 3/12/2016
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