Georgetown County, SC - Demographics

2012 Population Growth and Population Statistics Georgetown South Carolina United States
Total Population 59,969 4,703,928 312,796,426
Square Miles 1,058.14 32,678.58 N / A
Population Density 73.7 156.5 88.6
1990 Population 46,282 3,488,908 248,704,247
2000 Population 55,758 4,012,001 281,421,535
2010 Population 60,158 4,625,364 308,745,538
5 Year Population Projection (2017) 60,803 4,965,738 324,478,770
Population Change Since 1990 29.57% 34.83% 25.77%
Population Change Since 2000 7.55% 17.25% 11.15%
Population Change Since 2010 -0.31% 1.70% 1.31%
Forecasted Population Change by 2017 1.39% 5.57% 3.73%
Population Male 45.58% 48.62% 49.00%
Population Female 54.42% 51.38% 51.00%
Median Age 46.6 38.3 37.5
2012 Population Statistics by Marital Status (Age 15+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
Males Never Married 29.43% 33.14% 34.10%
Males Married 55.69% 55.02% 53.97%
Males Widowed 3.18% 2.67% 2.52%
Males Divorced 11.70% 9.17% 9.41%
Females Never Married 18.92% 29.01% 28.42%
Females Married 55.04% 50.58% 51.02%
Females Widowed 15.09% 9.42% 8.76%
Females Divorced 10.95% 10.99% 11.80%
2012 Population by Age Georgetown South Carolina United States
Median Age 46.6 38.3 37.5
Age 0 to 5 6.40% 7.59% 7.55%
Age 6 to 11 7.16% 7.64% 7.94%
Age 12 to 17 7.37% 7.75% 8.26%
Age 18 to 24 6.33% 10.43% 9.99%
Age 25 to 34 9.50% 12.47% 13.08%
Age 35 to 44 11.02% 12.67% 12.94%
Age 45 to 54 13.73% 14.40% 14.64%
Age 55 to 64 17.27% 13.24% 12.43%
Age 65 to 74 13.41% 8.47% 7.29%
Age 75 to 84 5.81% 3.87% 4.11%
Age 85+ 2.00% 1.48% 1.77%
2012 Male Population by Age Georgetown South Carolina United States
Male Median Age 45.6 37 36.2
Aged 0 to 5 Years 6.72% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 7.94% 7.92% 8.26%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 7.98% 8.16% 8.65%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 6.85% 10.79% 10.35%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 9.12% 12.71% 13.24%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 6.72% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 13.31% 14.41% 14.65%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 16.68% 12.82% 12.23%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 13.80% 8.22% 6.95%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 5.62% 3.32% 3.57%
Aged 85 Years and Older 1.35% 0.94% 1.19%
2012 Female Population by Age Georgetown South Carolina United States
Female Median Age 47.5 39.5 38.6
Aged 0 to 5 Years 6.13% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 6.50% 7.38% 7.63%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 6.87% 7.36% 7.89%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 5.89% 10.09% 9.64%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 9.81% 12.24% 12.91%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 6.13% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 14.07% 14.40% 14.64%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 17.77% 13.63% 12.63%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 13.09% 8.71% 7.61%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 5.97% 4.39% 4.63%
Aged 85 Years and Older 2.55% 1.98% 2.32%
2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Georgetown South Carolina United States
White Population 62.95% 66.20% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 33.79% 27.68% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 0.24% 0.43% 0.96%
Asian Population 0.44% 1.36% 5.30%
Multi-racial Population 0.83% 1.85% 3.13%
Other Population 1.76% 2.49% 6.05%
Population Hispanic 3.42% 5.43% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 96.58% 94.57% 83.09%
2012 Highest Education Level Attained (Population Age 25+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
Did Not Complete High School 16.13% 15.13% 13.90%
Completed High School 32.50% 30.26% 27.74%
Some College 20.13% 20.59% 21.45%
Completed Associate Degree 9.96% 8.65% 7.76%
Completed Bachelors Degree 11.82% 16.23% 18.25%
Completed Graduate Degree 6.48% 6.75% 7.67%
2012 Education Enrollment (Population Age 3+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
Education Index 100 54 100
Public Pre-school 1.12% 0.84% 0.89%
Private Pre-school 0.28% 0.73% 0.71%
Public School Kindergarten 1.59% 1.34% 1.23%
Private School Kindergarten 0.17% 0.22% 0.18%
Public School Grades 1 through 4 4.80% 4.91% 4.93%
Private School Grades 1 through 4 0.38% 0.52% 0.56%
Public School Grades 5 through 8 3.47% 4.70% 4.91%
Private School Grades 5 through 8 0.37% 0.54% 0.56%
Public School Grades 9 through 12 5.54% 5.14% 5.51%
Private School Grades 9 through 12 0.16% 0.50% 0.55%
Public Undergraduate College 3.43% 4.74% 4.91%
Private Undergraduate College 0.28% 1.30% 1.40%
Public Graduate or Professional School 0.47% 0.82% 0.83%
Private Graduate or Professional School 0.13% 0.32% 0.59%
Not Enrolled in School 77.79% 73.39% 72.24%
2012 Household Family Makeup Statistics Georgetown South Carolina United States
Family HH 69.87% 67.56% 66.51%
Non-Family HH 30.13% 32.44% 33.49%
Married Family HH 49.93% 46.94% 48.14%
Other Family HH 19.94% 20.62% 18.37%
Male Householder, No Wife Present 3.66% 4.86% 4.98%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 16.28% 15.76% 13.39%
with Children Under 18 14.17% 19.34% 21.18%
with No Children Under 18 35.77% 27.60% 26.96%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with Children Under 18 2.25% 2.64% 2.85%
Male Householder, No Wife Present with No Children 1.42% 2.22% 2.14%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with Children Under 18 10.98% 10.37% 8.65%
Female Householder, No Husband Present with No Children 5.29% 5.39% 4.74%
Male Householder 13.70% 15.14% 15.74%
Female Householder 16.42% 17.30% 17.75%
2012 Household Size Statistics Georgetown South Carolina United States
Households 2010 24,524 1,801,181 116,716,292
Households 2000 21,641 1,533,865 105,479,959
Households 1990 16,200 1,259,355 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 25,579 1,936,242 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 -0.51% 1.57% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 12.74% 19.27% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 50.60% 45.27% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.44 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.58 2.68 2.71
1 Person 26.35% 26.50% 26.63%
2 Person 41.02% 34.49% 32.86%
3 Person 14.42% 16.90% 16.08%
4 Person 10.29% 13.02% 13.27%
5 Person 5.04% 5.56% 6.46%
6 Person 1.69% 2.18% 2.69%
7 or More Person 1.19% 1.35% 2.01%
2012 Number of Vehicles per Household Georgetown South Carolina United States
Households, Median Vehicles 2.1 2.3 2.2
No Vehicles 10.95% 6.88% 9.08%
1 Vehicle 33.93% 32.88% 33.50%
2 Vehicle 37.50% 38.81% 37.45%
3 Vehicle 11.31% 15.12% 13.98%
4+ Vehicle 6.30% 6.31% 5.99%
2012 Move In Date by Year Georgetown South Carolina United States
Households 24,398 1,829,493 118,025,427
Household, Median Length of Residence in Years 13 11 11
Moved in 2005 or Later 31.08% 42.12% 41.51%
Moved in 2000 to 2004 24.82% 19.17% 20.15%
Moved in 1990 to 1999 19.21% 18.14% 18.66%
Moved in 1980 to 1989 13.05% 8.76% 8.86%
Moved in 1970 to 1979 7.81% 6.48% 5.92%
Moved in 1969 or Earlier 4.03% 5.33% 4.91%
2012 Housing Occupancy Statistics Georgetown South Carolina United States
Total Units 33,294 2,180,433 133,667,681
Occupied Units 73.28% 83.91% 88.30%
Vacant Units 26.72% 16.09% 11.70%
Owner Occupied Units 58.82% 57.57% 57.08%
Renter Occupied Units 14.46% 26.33% 31.22%
Vacant Units 26.72% 16.09% 11.70%
Vacant Units For Rent 20.53% 27.32% 27.35%
Vacant Units For Sale 6.69% 10.80% 12.74%
Vacant Units Seasonal 57.06% 34.60% 31.14%
Vacant Units Vacant Other 13.55% 23.67% 24.61%
2012 Housing Statistic Year Built Georgetown South Carolina United States
Housing, Units 33,294 2,180,433 133,667,681
Housing, Median Year Built 1986 1984 1974
Built 2005 or Later 7.36% 7.79% 5.25%
Built 2000 to 2004 17.25% 12.43% 9.12%
Built 1990 to 1999 20.30% 20.68% 14.08%
Built 1980 to 1989 18.77% 16.94% 14.10%
Built 1970 to 1979 15.35% 16.46% 16.11%
Built 1960 to 1969 6.12% 9.57% 11.20%
Built 1950 to 1959 5.58% 7.46% 11.04%
Built 1940 to 1949 4.17% 3.55% 5.63%
Built 1939 or Earlier 5.10% 5.11% 13.47%
2012 Homeowner Statistics and Home Values Georgetown South Carolina United States
Owner Occupied Units 19,585 1,255,319 76,294,472
Owner Households, With Mortgage Any 58.06% 66.26% 69.50%
Owner Households, With No Mortgage 41.94% 33.74% 30.50%
Housing, Median Value Owner Households $177,391 $141,645 $191,717
Home Valued at Less than $10,000 3.17% 2.34% 1.33%
Home Valued at $10,000-$14,999 2.15% 1.83% 0.93%
Home Valued at $15,000-$19,999 2.01% 1.49% 0.84%
Home Valued at $20,000-$24,999 1.31% 1.46% 0.85%
Home Valued at $25,000-$29,999 1.26% 1.25% 0.79%
Home Valued at $30,000-$34,999 1.10% 1.55% 0.92%
Home Valued at $35,000-$39,999 1.30% 1.24% 0.72%
Home Valued at $40,000-$49,999 4.13% 2.63% 1.76%
Home Valued at $50,000-$59,999 4.70% 3.36% 2.13%
Home Valued at $60,000-$69,999 1.90% 3.54% 2.46%
Home Valued at $70,000-$79,999 3.93% 4.05% 2.90%
Home Valued at $80,000-$89,999 3.18% 4.72% 3.46%
Home Valued at $90,000-$99,999 1.94% 4.43% 3.20%
Home Valued at $100,000-$124,999 6.53% 10.13% 7.92%
Home Valued at $125,000-$149,999 6.37% 8.97% 7.08%
Home Valued at $150,000-$174,999 4.53% 9.56% 8.65%
Home Valued at $175,000-$199,999 5.04% 6.15% 6.07%
Home Valued at $200,000-$249,999 9.34% 9.49% 10.69%
Home Valued at $250,000-$299,999 7.24% 6.08% 8.07%
Home Valued at $300,000-$399,999 10.94% 6.79% 10.91%
Home Valued at $400,000-$499,999 6.22% 3.15% 6.10%
Home Valued at $500,000-$749,999 5.46% 3.22% 7.20%
Home Valued at $750,000-$999,999 2.04% 1.09% 2.60%
Home Valued at More than $1,000,000 4.21% 1.46% 2.43%
2012 Housing Rental Rates Georgetown South Carolina United States
Rental Occupied Units 4,813 574,174 41,730,955
Median Rent $564 $571 $730
Housing Rent less than $250 11.32% 8.71% 6.36%
Housing Rent $250-$499 19.20% 27.24% 16.47%
Housing Rent $500-$749 19.99% 30.81% 26.42%
Housing Rent $750-$999 12.84% 13.98% 19.50%
Housing Rent $1,000-$1,249 2.64% 4.79% 10.88%
Housing Rent $1,250-$1,499 2.68% 1.80% 5.89%
Housing Rent $1,500-$1,999 0.52% 1.31% 5.60%
Housing Rent $2,000+ 2.14% 0.86% 3.23%
No Cash Rent 28.67% 10.51% 5.66%
2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
Employed Civilian Males 19.41% 27.88% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 25.26% 27.29% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.08% 0.81% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.00% 0.23% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 4.70% 3.47% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 3.24% 3.18% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 20.95% 15.66% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 26.36% 21.49% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
White Collar 72.15% 71.71% 75.24%
Blue Collar 27.85% 28.29% 24.76%
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 14.31% 13.50% 15.41%
Professional and Related 14.10% 19.74% 21.58%
Sales and Office 21.73% 24.76% 24.37%
Service 29.28% 18.55% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 1.25% 0.56% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 8.99% 9.56% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 10.36% 13.32% 11.90%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population
(Age 16+)
Georgetown South Carolina United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 63.59% 68.08% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 7.78% 3.70% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 6.19% 6.11% 8.20%
Local Government Workers 9.64% 6.70% 7.88%
State Government Workers 4.36% 7.27% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 1.19% 2.51% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 7.20% 5.48% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.06% 0.16% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Georgetown South Carolina United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 2.34% 0.99% 1.35%
Mining 0.00% 0.06% 0.52%
Construction 6.61% 7.42% 6.45%
Manufacturing 8.39% 12.91% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 1.86% 2.76% 2.82%
Retail Trade 11.79% 12.13% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 1.58% 3.56% 4.14%
Utilities 1.39% 1.21% 0.88%
Information 0.92% 1.73% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 4.51% 4.21% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 5.01% 2.05% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 4.09% 4.98% 6.53%
Management 0.00% 0.06% 0.11%
Administration 5.52% 4.46% 4.11%
Educational Services 6.21% 9.44% 9.70%
Health Care and Social Assistance 15.59% 12.40% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2.72% 1.59% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 11.97% 8.22% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 4.47% 4.83% 4.92%
Public Administration 5.05% 4.96% 5.05%
2012 Travel Time to Work Georgetown South Carolina United States
Travel Time Less than 15 Min 38% 28% 28%
Travel Time 15-29 Min 28% 40% 37%
Travel Time 30-59 Min 24% 26% 28%
Travel Time 60-89 Min 8% 3% 6%
Travel Time 90+ Min 2% 2% 3%
2012 Mode of Transportation to Work Georgetown South Carolina United States
Car to Work 89.10% 92.48% 85.93%
Motorcycle to Work 0.00% 0.19% 0.22%
Bicycle to Work 0.15% 0.29% 0.55%
Walk to Work 0.78% 1.74% 2.85%
Public Transportation to Work 1.48% 0.66% 5.12%
Other Transportation to Work 2.91% 1.03% 0.88%
Work at Home 5.58% 3.60% 4.45%
2012 Employee Statistics by NAICS Code Georgetown South Carolina United States
Employees, Total (by Place of Work) 18,502 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 2.23% 0.28% 0.14%
Mining 0.01% 0.07% 0.45%
Utilities 0.07% 0.90% 0.58%
Construction 5.10% 5.67% 5.44%
Manufacturing 12.45% 14.72% 10.30%
Wholesale Trade 2.25% 4.01% 5.10%
Retail Trade 14.31% 14.50% 13.07%
Transportation and Warehousing 0.82% 3.50% 3.64%
Information 0.64% 2.60% 2.97%
Finance and Insurance 3.54% 4.66% 5.61%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2.31% 1.81% 1.90%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 4.16% 4.89% 6.96%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.22% 1.59% 2.53%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 17.51% 6.64% 6.42%
Educational Services 0.35% 1.89% 2.57%
Health Care and Social Assistance 11.16% 13.66% 15.46%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 4.32% 1.58% 1.84%
Accommodation and Food Services 13.31% 11.94% 10.29%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5.25% 5.09% 4.73%
2012 Establishments by NAICS Code Georgetown South Carolina United States
Establishments, Total (by Place of Work) 18,502 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 1.79% 0.51% 0.29%
Mining 0.06% 0.08% 0.35%
Utilities 0.12% 0.32% 0.23%
Construction 10.35% 10.25% 9.64%
Manufacturing 2.57% 4.01% 4.16%
Wholesale Trade 2.33% 4.74% 5.62%
Retail Trade 16.39% 17.43% 14.54%
Transportation and Warehousing 1.79% 2.42% 2.83%
Information 1.02% 1.31% 1.81%
Finance and Insurance 6.82% 7.42% 6.56%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 5.56% 4.72% 4.75%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 9.87% 9.35% 11.36%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.24% 0.58% 0.69%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 6.22% 5.23% 5.15%
Educational Services 0.66% 1.00% 1.20%
Health Care and Social Assistance 11.54% 9.25% 10.80%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2.63% 1.47% 1.66%
Accommodation and Food Services 9.63% 9.15% 8.59%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 10.41% 10.75% 9.78%
2012 Household Income Statistics Georgetown South Carolina United States
Total Area Household Income $1,567,090,773 $118,643,764,744 $9,110,376,126,223
Median Household Income $46,159 $48,712 $57,639
Average Household Income $64,230 $64,851 $77,190
Per Capita Household Income $26,132 $25,222 $29,126
Income Less than $15,000 17.16% 14.41% 11.77%
Income $15,000 to $24,999 12.30% 11.32% 9.67%
Income $25,000 to $34,999 11.45% 11.08% 9.73%
Income $35,000 to $49,999 12.21% 14.43% 13.33%
Income $50,000 to $74,999 17.43% 18.15% 18.03%
Income $75,000 to $99,999 11.13% 12.24% 12.97%
Income $100,000 to $124,999 6.71% 7.49% 8.65%
Income $125,000 to $149,999 4.14% 4.18% 5.40%
Income $150,000 to $199,999 3.70% 3.48% 5.12%
Income $200,000 and Over 3.76% 3.24% 5.34%
2012 Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) Georgetown 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 Georgetown South Carolina United States
Total Retail Sales (including Food Services) $839,742,000 $65,319,633,000 $4,690,741,823,000
Building Materials and Garden Store Sales 8.20% 7.56% 6.40%
Clothing and Accessories Store Sales 3.44% 4.80% 4.81%
Electrical and Appliances Store Sales 1.80% 1.78% 2.15%
Food and Beverage Store Sales 16.53% 12.44% 13.07%
Food Services 13.39% 11.02% 10.71%
Gasoline Stations Store Sales 18.47% 15.83% 11.22%
General Merchandise Store Sales 12.28% 14.77% 13.54%
Health and Personal Care Store Sales 9.04% 6.05% 5.77%
Home Furnishings Store Sales 2.49% 1.95% 1.94%
Miscellaneous Store Sales 2.31% 2.59% 2.60%
Nonstore Purchases Sales 0.74% 2.44% 8.50%
Sporting Goods Store Sales 0.81% 1.53% 1.91%

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