Florence County SC Information


Florence County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 141,055
Population in Households 137,741
Population in Familes 114,356
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,314
Population Density1 176
Diversity Index2 56


Median Household Income $45,571
Average Household Income $63,682
Per Capita Income $24,888


Total Housing Units 60,396 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 38,417 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,363 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,616 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $132,993
Average Home Value $170,857


Total Households 53,780
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 36,525
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 0.36% 0.34%
Households 0.26% 0.28%
Families 0.07% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.6%


Florence County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Florence 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 # 13 74th
Population Density # 13 74th
Diversity Index # 14 72nd
Median Household Income # 18 63rd
Per Capita Income # 17 65th

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