Calhoun County SC Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

Calhoun County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 15,109
Population in Households 14,956
Population in Familes 12,489
Population in Group Qrtrs 153
Population Density1 40
Diversity Index2 56


Median Household Income $42,376
Average Household Income $57,452
Per Capita Income $23,366


Total Housing Units 7,437 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,472 (60.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,603 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,362 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $124,647
Average Home Value $175,928


Total Households 6,075
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 4,134
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.05% -0.09%
Households -0.01% -0.06%
Families -0.2% -0.18%
Median Household Income   3.5%
Per Capita Income   3.18%


Calhoun County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 44 7th
Population Density # 41 15th
Diversity Index # 13 74th
Median Household Income # 24 50th
Per Capita Income # 24 50th

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