In 2018, South Carolina had a population of 5.08M people with a median age of 39.7 and a median household income of $52,306. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of South Carolina grew from 5.02M to 5.08M, a 1.19% increase and its median household income grew from $50,570 to $52,306, a 3.43% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in South Carolina are White (Non-Hispanic) (63.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (26.5%), White (Hispanic) (3.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.01%), and Other (Hispanic) (1.6%). 7.37% of the households in South Carolina speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.1% of the residents in South Carolina are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in South Carolina was $170,800, and the homeownership rate was 69.3%. Most people in South Carolina drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.9 minutes. The average car ownership in South Carolina was 2 cars per household.