Newberry County SC Information


Newberry County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,967
Population in Households 37,776
Population in Familes 31,132
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,191
Population Density1 62
Diversity Index2 58


Median Household Income $42,180
Average Household Income $59,438
Per Capita Income $24,115


Total Housing Units 18,520 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,998 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,242 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,280 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $124,692
Average Home Value $182,345


Total Households 15,240
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 10,329
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 0.46% 0.46%
Households 0.43% 0.45%
Families 0.24% 0.33%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   2.3%


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, 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 # 27 43rd
Population Density # 27 43rd
Diversity Index # 8 85th
Median Household Income # 25 48th
Per Capita Income # 21 57th

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