Jasper County SC Information


Jasper County Subdivisions

Jasper County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 29,719
Population in Households 28,281
Population in Familes 23,163
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,438
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 71


Total Households 10,418
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 7,185
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,608 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,007 (55.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,411 (27.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,190 (17.4%)
Median Home Value $113,386
Average Home Value $164,618


Median Household Income $37,611
Average Household Income $50,079
Per Capita Income $18,472
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.95% 2.71%
Households 3.28% 2.92%
Families 3.08% 2.8%
Median Household Income   0.27%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Jasper County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jasper County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 33 30th
Population Density1 # 36 24th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 27 43rd
Per Capita Income # 34 28th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.