Florence County, SC - Demographics

2012 Population Growth and Population Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Total Population 138,358 4,703,928 312,796,426
Square Miles 819.53 32,678.58 N / A
Population Density 173 156.5 88.6
1990 Population 114,811 3,488,908 248,704,247
2000 Population 125,702 4,012,001 281,421,535
2010 Population 136,885 4,625,364 308,745,538
5 Year Population Projection (2017) 142,949 4,965,738 324,478,770
Population Change Since 1990 20.51% 34.83% 25.77%
Population Change Since 2000 10.07% 17.25% 11.15%
Population Change Since 2010 1.08% 1.70% 1.31%
Forecasted Population Change by 2017 3.32% 5.57% 3.73%
Population Male 46.74% 48.62% 49.00%
Population Female 53.26% 51.38% 51.00%
Median Age 38.1 38.3 37.5
2012 Population Statistics by Marital Status (Age 15+) Florence South Carolina United States
Males Never Married 37.44% 33.14% 34.10%
Males Married 48.52% 55.02% 53.97%
Males Widowed 3.85% 2.67% 2.52%
Males Divorced 10.19% 9.17% 9.41%
Females Never Married 35.22% 29.01% 28.42%
Females Married 40.99% 50.58% 51.02%
Females Widowed 9.59% 9.42% 8.76%
Females Divorced 14.21% 10.99% 11.80%
2012 Population by Age Florence South Carolina United States
Median Age 38.1 38.3 37.5
Age 0 to 5 7.46% 7.59% 7.55%
Age 6 to 11 8.05% 7.64% 7.94%
Age 12 to 17 8.43% 7.75% 8.26%
Age 18 to 24 9.86% 10.43% 9.99%
Age 25 to 34 12.22% 12.47% 13.08%
Age 35 to 44 12.84% 12.67% 12.94%
Age 45 to 54 14.42% 14.40% 14.64%
Age 55 to 64 13.51% 13.24% 12.43%
Age 65 to 74 8.22% 8.47% 7.29%
Age 75 to 84 3.62% 3.87% 4.11%
Age 85+ 1.37% 1.48% 1.77%
2012 Male Population by Age Florence South Carolina United States
Male Median Age 36.9 37 36.2
Aged 0 to 5 Years 7.90% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 8.68% 7.92% 8.26%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 9.23% 8.16% 8.65%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 9.18% 10.79% 10.35%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 12.57% 12.71% 13.24%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 7.90% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 14.49% 14.41% 14.65%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 13.61% 12.82% 12.23%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 7.84% 8.22% 6.95%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 2.98% 3.32% 3.57%
Aged 85 Years and Older 0.83% 0.94% 1.19%
2012 Female Population by Age Florence South Carolina United States
Female Median Age 39.1 39.5 38.6
Aged 0 to 5 Years 7.08% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 7.49% 7.38% 7.63%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 7.73% 7.36% 7.89%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 10.47% 10.09% 9.64%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 11.92% 12.24% 12.91%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 7.08% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 14.37% 14.40% 14.64%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 13.42% 13.63% 12.63%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 8.55% 8.71% 7.61%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 4.17% 4.39% 4.63%
Aged 85 Years and Older 1.85% 1.98% 2.32%
2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Florence South Carolina United States
White Population 53.81% 66.20% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 42.03% 27.68% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 0.31% 0.43% 0.96%
Asian Population 1.36% 1.36% 5.30%
Multi-racial Population 1.25% 1.85% 3.13%
Other Population 1.24% 2.49% 6.05%
Population Hispanic 2.40% 5.43% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 97.60% 94.57% 83.09%
2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Family HH 68.32% 67.56% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 31.68% 32.44% 33.49%
Family Households
Married Family HH 42.00% 46.94% 48.14%
Other Family HH 26.32% 20.62% 18.37%
Other Family Households
Male Householder, No Wife Present 5.16% 4.86% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 21.16% 15.76% 13.39%
Married Family Households
with Children Under 18 17.85% 19.34% 21.18%
with No Children Under 18 24.15% 27.60% 26.96%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.75% 2.64% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 2.41% 2.22% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 14.24% 10.37% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 6.93% 5.39% 4.74%
Male Householder 14.43% 15.14% 15.74%
Female Householder 17.24% 17.30% 17.75%
2012 Household Size Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Households 2010 52,653 1,801,181 116,716,292
Households 2000 47,127 1,533,865 105,479,959
Households 1990 40,187 1,259,355 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 55,860 1,936,242 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 0.92% 1.57% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 12.75% 19.27% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 32.22% 45.27% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.54 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.71 2.68 2.71
1 Person 26.56% 26.50% 26.63%
2 Person 32.96% 34.49% 32.86%
3 Person 18.27% 16.90% 16.08%
4 Person 12.82% 13.02% 13.27%
5 Person 5.53% 5.56% 6.46%
6 Person 2.36% 2.18% 2.69%
7 or More Person 1.48% 1.35% 2.01%
2012 Number of Vehicles per Household Florence South Carolina United States
Households, Median Vehicles 2.1 2.3 2.2
No Vehicles 9.79% 6.88% 9.08%
1 Vehicle 35.71% 32.88% 33.50%
2 Vehicle 36.70% 38.81% 37.45%
3 Vehicle 13.50% 15.12% 13.98%
4+ Vehicle 4.30% 6.31% 5.99%
2012 Move In Date by Year Florence South Carolina United States
Households 53,136 1,829,493 118,025,427
Household, Median Length of Residence in Years 12 11 11
Moved in 2005 or Later 40.15% 42.12% 41.51%
Moved in 2000 to 2004 18.53% 19.17% 20.15%
Moved in 1990 to 1999 19.40% 18.14% 18.66%
Moved in 1980 to 1989 8.36% 8.76% 8.86%
Moved in 1970 to 1979 7.60% 6.48% 5.92%
Moved in 1969 or Earlier 5.96% 5.33% 4.91%
2012 Housing Occupancy Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Total Units 59,189 2,180,433 133,667,681
Occupied Units 89.77% 83.91% 88.30%
Vacant Units 10.23% 16.09% 11.70%
Total Housing Units
Owner Occupied Units 57.89% 57.57% 57.08%
Renter Occupied Units 31.88% 26.33% 31.22%
Vacant Units 10.23% 16.09% 11.70%
Vacant Housing Units
Vacant Units For Rent 34.88% 27.32% 27.35%
Vacant Units For Sale 14.04% 10.80% 12.74%
Vacant Units Seasonal 7.58% 34.60% 31.14%
Vacant Units Vacant Other 38.23% 23.67% 24.61%
2012 Housing Statistic Year Built Florence South Carolina United States
Housing, Units 59,189 2,180,433 133,667,681
Housing, Median Year Built 1981 1984 1974
Built 2005 or Later 4.74% 7.79% 5.25%
Built 2000 to 2004 9.89% 12.43% 9.12%
Built 1990 to 1999 22.00% 20.68% 14.08%
Built 1980 to 1989 15.95% 16.94% 14.10%
Built 1970 to 1979 18.32% 16.46% 16.11%
Built 1960 to 1969 12.34% 9.57% 11.20%
Built 1950 to 1959 8.37% 7.46% 11.04%
Built 1940 to 1949 3.94% 3.55% 5.63%
Built 1939 or Earlier 4.44% 5.11% 13.47%
2012 Homeowner Statistics and Home Values Florence South Carolina United States
Owner Occupied Units 34,267 1,255,319 76,294,472
Owner Households, With Mortgage Any 62.90% 66.26% 69.50%
Owner Households, With No Mortgage 37.10% 33.74% 30.50%
Housing, Median Value Owner Households $115,763 $141,645 $191,717
Home Valued at Less than $10,000 2.98% 2.34% 1.33%
Home Valued at $10,000-$14,999 2.30% 1.83% 0.93%
Home Valued at $15,000-$19,999 2.59% 1.49% 0.84%
Home Valued at $20,000-$24,999 1.53% 1.46% 0.85%
Home Valued at $25,000-$29,999 1.72% 1.25% 0.79%
Home Valued at $30,000-$34,999 2.80% 1.55% 0.92%
Home Valued at $35,000-$39,999 1.47% 1.24% 0.72%
Home Valued at $40,000-$49,999 3.26% 2.63% 1.76%
Home Valued at $50,000-$59,999 3.55% 3.36% 2.13%
Home Valued at $60,000-$69,999 4.47% 3.54% 2.46%
Home Valued at $70,000-$79,999 5.76% 4.05% 2.90%
Home Valued at $80,000-$89,999 5.27% 4.72% 3.46%
Home Valued at $90,000-$99,999 6.05% 4.43% 3.20%
Home Valued at $100,000-$124,999 9.89% 10.13% 7.92%
Home Valued at $125,000-$149,999 9.63% 8.97% 7.08%
Home Valued at $150,000-$174,999 9.60% 9.56% 8.65%
Home Valued at $175,000-$199,999 6.15% 6.15% 6.07%
Home Valued at $200,000-$249,999 8.21% 9.49% 10.69%
Home Valued at $250,000-$299,999 4.79% 6.08% 8.07%
Home Valued at $300,000-$399,999 3.90% 6.79% 10.91%
Home Valued at $400,000-$499,999 1.84% 3.15% 6.10%
Home Valued at $500,000-$749,999 1.33% 3.22% 7.20%
Home Valued at $750,000-$999,999 0.55% 1.09% 2.60%
Home Valued at More than $1,000,000 0.36% 1.46% 2.43%
2012 Housing Rental Rates Florence South Carolina United States
Rental Occupied Units 18,869 574,174 41,730,955
Median Rent $441 $571 $730
Housing Rent less than $250 12.94% 8.71% 6.36%
Housing Rent $250-$499 41.18% 27.24% 16.47%
Housing Rent $500-$749 27.19% 30.81% 26.42%
Housing Rent $750-$999 4.93% 13.98% 19.50%
Housing Rent $1,000-$1,249 0.98% 4.79% 10.88%
Housing Rent $1,250-$1,499 0.23% 1.80% 5.89%
Housing Rent $1,500-$1,999 0.44% 1.31% 5.60%
Housing Rent $2,000+ 0.82% 0.86% 3.23%
No Cash Rent 11.28% 10.51% 5.66%
2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Florence South Carolina United States
Employed Civilian Males 27.36% 27.88% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 29.15% 27.29% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.07% 0.81% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.04% 0.23% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 3.77% 3.47% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 3.51% 3.18% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 14.44% 15.66% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 21.65% 21.49% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Florence South Carolina United States
White Collar 74.66% 71.71% 75.24%
Blue Collar 25.34% 28.29% 24.76%
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 10.55% 13.50% 15.41%
Professional and Related 23.17% 19.74% 21.58%
Sales and Office 26.25% 24.76% 24.37%
Service 19.37% 18.55% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 0.32% 0.56% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 7.25% 9.56% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 13.10% 13.32% 11.90%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Florence South Carolina United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 66.79% 68.08% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 2.81% 3.70% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 8.39% 6.11% 8.20%
Local Government Workers 6.43% 6.70% 7.88%
State Government Workers 7.53% 7.27% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 2.44% 2.51% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 5.50% 5.48% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.12% 0.16% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Florence South Carolina United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 0.63% 0.99% 1.35%
Mining 0.00% 0.06% 0.52%
Construction 5.07% 7.42% 6.45%
Manufacturing 12.00% 12.91% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 3.05% 2.76% 2.82%
Retail Trade 12.77% 12.13% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 3.59% 3.56% 4.14%
Utilities 0.87% 1.21% 0.88%
Information 1.99% 1.73% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 5.08% 4.21% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1.27% 2.05% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 4.74% 4.98% 6.53%
Management 0.11% 0.06% 0.11%
Administration 4.38% 4.46% 4.11%
Educational Services 11.13% 9.44% 9.70%
Health Care and Social Assistance 15.76% 12.40% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1.18% 1.59% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 5.23% 8.22% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 6.82% 4.83% 4.92%
Public Administration 4.33% 4.96% 5.05%
2012 Travel Time to Work Florence South Carolina United States
Travel Time Less than 15 Min 36% 28% 28%
Travel Time 15-29 Min 39% 40% 37%
Travel Time 30-59 Min 21% 26% 28%
Travel Time 60-89 Min 3% 3% 6%
Travel Time 90+ Min 2% 2% 3%
2012 Mode of Transportation to Work Florence South Carolina United States
Car to Work 92.87% 92.48% 85.93%
Motorcycle to Work 0.03% 0.19% 0.22%
Bicycle to Work 0.39% 0.29% 0.55%
Walk to Work 1.33% 1.74% 2.85%
Public Transportation to Work 0.54% 0.66% 5.12%
Other Transportation to Work 0.47% 1.03% 0.88%
Work at Home 4.38% 3.60% 4.45%
2012 Employee Statistics by NAICS Code Florence South Carolina United States
Employees, Total (by Place of Work) 55,070 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.32% 0.28% 0.14%
Mining 0.02% 0.07% 0.45%
Utilities 0.24% 0.90% 0.58%
Construction 3.68% 5.67% 5.44%
Manufacturing 14.64% 14.72% 10.30%
Wholesale Trade 5.27% 4.01% 5.10%
Retail Trade 14.94% 14.50% 13.07%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.60% 3.50% 3.64%
Information 1.32% 2.60% 2.97%
Finance and Insurance 9.20% 4.66% 5.61%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 0.99% 1.81% 1.90%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 3.84% 4.89% 6.96%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.26% 1.59% 2.53%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 3.45% 6.64% 6.42%
Educational Services 0.80% 1.89% 2.57%
Health Care and Social Assistance 23.11% 13.66% 15.46%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 1.13% 1.58% 1.84%
Accommodation and Food Services 9.75% 11.94% 10.29%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4.43% 5.09% 4.73%
2012 Establishments by NAICS Code Florence South Carolina United States
Establishments, Total (by Place of Work) 55,070 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.68% 0.51% 0.29%
Mining 0.03% 0.08% 0.35%
Utilities 0.37% 0.32% 0.23%
Construction 7.68% 10.25% 9.64%
Manufacturing 3.52% 4.01% 4.16%
Wholesale Trade 5.95% 4.74% 5.62%
Retail Trade 22.59% 17.43% 14.54%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.56% 2.42% 2.83%
Information 1.33% 1.31% 1.81%
Finance and Insurance 7.84% 7.42% 6.56%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 4.29% 4.72% 4.75%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 6.70% 9.35% 11.36%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.28% 0.58% 0.69%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 4.32% 5.23% 5.15%
Educational Services 0.99% 1.00% 1.20%
Health Care and Social Assistance 10.98% 9.25% 10.80%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.99% 1.47% 1.66%
Accommodation and Food Services 8.76% 9.15% 8.59%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 10.15% 10.75% 9.78%
2012 Household Income Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Total Area Household Income $3,181,963,313 $118,643,764,744 $9,110,376,126,223
Median Household Income $44,786 $48,712 $57,639
Average Household Income $59,883 $64,851 $77,190
Per Capita Household Income $22,998 $25,222 $29,126
Income Less than $15,000 16.21% 14.41% 11.77%
Income $15,000 to $24,999 11.79% 11.32% 9.67%
Income $25,000 to $34,999 11.82% 11.08% 9.73%
Income $35,000 to $49,999 15.62% 14.43% 13.33%
Income $50,000 to $74,999 17.85% 18.15% 18.03%
Income $75,000 to $99,999 10.79% 12.24% 12.97%
Income $100,000 to $124,999 6.70% 7.49% 8.65%
Income $125,000 to $149,999 3.66% 4.18% 5.40%
Income $150,000 to $199,999 3.23% 3.48% 5.12%
Income $200,000 and Over 2.34% 3.24% 5.34%
2012 Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) Florence South Carolina United States
All Items - CPI 211 211 213
Education and Communications CPI 124 124 125
Food and Beverages CPI 220 220 219
Housing CPI 215 215 218
Medical Care CPI 368 368 367
Other Goods and Services CPI 354 354 349
Recreation CPI 114 114 114
Transportation CPI 169 169 175
2012 Retail Sales Statistics Florence South Carolina United States
Total Retail Sales (including Food Services) $2,575,188,000 $65,319,633,000 $4,690,741,823,000
Building Materials and Garden Store Sales 8.01% 7.56% 6.40%
Clothing and Accessories Store Sales 4.34% 4.80% 4.81%
Electrical and Appliances Store Sales 2.03% 1.78% 2.15%
Food and Beverage Store Sales 9.82% 12.44% 13.07%
Food Services 8.40% 11.02% 10.71%
Gasoline Stations Store Sales 20.12% 15.83% 11.22%
General Merchandise Store Sales 15.35% 14.77% 13.54%
Health and Personal Care Store Sales 5.79% 6.05% 5.77%
Home Furnishings Store Sales 1.70% 1.95% 1.94%
Miscellaneous Store Sales 2.34% 2.59% 2.60%
Nonstore Purchases Sales 3.65% 2.44% 8.50%
Sporting Goods Store Sales 1.60% 1.53% 1.91%

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