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McCormick County, South Carolina; South Carolina

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McCormick County, South Carolina
South Carolina
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
9,760
5,190,705
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
9,760
5,190,705
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
9,526
5,118,425
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
2.5%
1.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 9,526 5,118,425
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 10,233 4,625,364
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
2.7%
5.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
11.4%
21.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
35.6%
18.2%
Female persons, percent
46.1%
51.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
53.6%
68.6%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
44.5%
27.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
1.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.0%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.4%
6.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
52.6%
63.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 1,052 360,355
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 1.7% 5.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,732 2,351,286
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 77.8% 70.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $114,700 $170,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,166 $1,265
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $419 $377
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $804 $918
Building permits, 2021 165 50,680
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 3,984 1,961,481
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.10 2.53
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 88.7% 86.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 1.6% 7.4%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 83.1% 90.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 76.1% 81.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 83.7% 88.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 21.0% 29.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 14.6% 10.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.0%
13.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 36.6% 59.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 40.2% 55.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 9,763,818
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 12,125 22,941,292
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 99,160,840
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 31,851 58,093,824
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $3,203 $12,298
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 31.6 25.1
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $47,402 $54,864
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $26,857 $30,727
Persons in poverty, percent
17.0%
13.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 91 113,383
Total employment, 2020 851 1,986,776
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 20,516 86,816,865
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -16.8% 1.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 521 363,971
All firms, 2012 554 367,726
Men-owned firms, 2012 278 202,446
Women-owned firms, 2012 212 131,856
Minority-owned firms, 2012 235 83,233
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 277 276,269
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 111 47,987
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 401 303,137
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 28.5 153.9
Land area in square miles, 2010 359.13 30,060.70
FIPS Code 45065 45
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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