Edgefield County SC Information

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Edgefield County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 27,635
Population in Households 24,841
Population in Familes 21,067
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,794
Population Density1 55
Diversity Index2 57
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,352
Average Household Income $66,349
Per Capita Income $24,867

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 11,080 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,266 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,473 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,341 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $135,080
Average Home Value $191,911
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 9,739
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 6,889
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.29% 0.49%
Households 0.5% 0.58%
Families 0.33% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

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Edgefield County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Edgefield 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 # 35 26th
Population Density # 32 33rd
Diversity Index # 12 76th
Median Household Income # 9 83rd
Per Capita Income # 19 61st

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