Newberry County SC Information


Newberry County Subdivisions

Newberry County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,634
Daytime Population: Workers 16,132
Daytime Population: Residents 21,505
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 37,637
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.97
Population in Households 37,425
Population in Familes 30,733
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,209
Population Density2 61
Diversity Index3 59


Median Household Income $41,168
Average Household Income $56,691
Per Capita Income $23,043


Total Housing Units 18,388 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,830 (58.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,267 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,291 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $120,696
Average Home Value $167,502


Total Households 15,097
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 10,266
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.41% 0.39%
Households 0.36% 0.37%
Families 0.19% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.24%


Newberry County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newberry County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 26 46th
Population Density # 27 43rd
Diversity Index # 7 89th
Median Household Income # 25 48th
Per Capita Income # 21 57th

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