Marion County, SC - Demographics

2012 Population Growth and Population Statistics Marion South Carolina United States
Total Population 32,766 4,703,928 312,796,426
Square Miles 503.72 32,678.58 N / A
Population Density 67 156.5 88.6
1990 Population 33,902 3,488,908 248,704,247
2000 Population 35,467 4,012,001 281,421,535
2010 Population 33,062 4,625,364 308,745,538
5 Year Population Projection (2017) 31,439 4,965,738 324,478,770
Population Change Since 1990 -3.35% 34.83% 25.77%
Population Change Since 2000 -7.62% 17.25% 11.15%
Population Change Since 2010 -0.90% 1.70% 1.31%
Forecasted Population Change by 2017 -4.05% 5.57% 3.73%
Population Male 44.72% 48.62% 49.00%
Population Female 55.28% 51.38% 51.00%
Median Age 40.9 38.3 37.5
2012 Population Statistics by Marital Status (Age 15+) Marion South Carolina United States
Males Never Married 34.94% 33.14% 34.10%
Males Married 49.14% 55.02% 53.97%
Males Widowed 4.24% 2.67% 2.52%
Males Divorced 11.67% 9.17% 9.41%
Females Never Married 38.48% 29.01% 28.42%
Females Married 34.53% 50.58% 51.02%
Females Widowed 16.71% 9.42% 8.76%
Females Divorced 10.28% 10.99% 11.80%
2012 Population by Age Marion South Carolina United States
Median Age 40.9 38.3 37.5
Age 0 to 5 7.83% 7.59% 7.55%
Age 6 to 11 7.79% 7.64% 7.94%
Age 12 to 17 8.39% 7.75% 8.26%
Age 18 to 24 7.77% 10.43% 9.99%
Age 25 to 34 11.23% 12.47% 13.08%
Age 35 to 44 11.85% 12.67% 12.94%
Age 45 to 54 14.18% 14.40% 14.64%
Age 55 to 64 16.05% 13.24% 12.43%
Age 65 to 74 9.18% 8.47% 7.29%
Age 75 to 84 4.08% 3.87% 4.11%
Age 85+ 1.66% 1.48% 1.77%
2012 Male Population by Age Marion South Carolina United States
Male Median Age 39.5 37 36.2
Aged 0 to 5 Years 8.10% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 8.71% 7.92% 8.26%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 9.22% 8.16% 8.65%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 7.85% 10.79% 10.35%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 10.92% 12.71% 13.24%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 8.10% 7.87% 7.87%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 14.89% 14.41% 14.65%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 15.78% 12.82% 12.23%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 8.82% 8.22% 6.95%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 3.21% 3.32% 3.57%
Aged 85 Years and Older 0.89% 0.94% 1.19%
2012 Female Population by Age Marion South Carolina United States
Female Median Age 42 39.5 38.6
Aged 0 to 5 Years 7.61% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 6 to 11 Years 7.04% 7.38% 7.63%
Aged 12 to 17 Years 7.72% 7.36% 7.89%
Aged 18 to 24 Years 7.70% 10.09% 9.64%
Aged 25 to 34 Years 11.48% 12.24% 12.91%
Aged 35 to 44 Years 7.61% 7.32% 7.25%
Aged 45 to 54 Years 13.60% 14.40% 14.64%
Aged 55 to 64 Years 16.27% 13.63% 12.63%
Aged 65 to 74 Years 9.47% 8.71% 7.61%
Aged 75 to 84 Years 4.78% 4.39% 4.63%
Aged 85 Years and Older 2.29% 1.98% 2.32%
2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Marion South Carolina United States
White Population 38.76% 66.20% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 57.72% 27.68% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 0.47% 0.43% 0.96%
Asian Population 0.49% 1.36% 5.30%
Multi-racial Population 1.39% 1.85% 3.13%
Other Population 1.17% 2.49% 6.05%
Population Hispanic 2.18% 5.43% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 97.82% 94.57% 83.09%
2012 Household Size Statistics Marion South Carolina United States
Households 2010 13,058 1,801,181 116,716,292
Households 2000 13,301 1,533,865 105,479,959
Households 1990 11,871 1,259,355 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 13,438 1,936,242 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 -1.10% 1.57% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 -2.91% 19.27% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 8.79% 45.27% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.52 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.69 2.68 2.71
1 Person 30.34% 26.50% 26.63%
2 Person 28.53% 34.49% 32.86%
3 Person 18.67% 16.90% 16.08%
4 Person 11.24% 13.02% 13.27%
5 Person 6.61% 5.56% 6.46%
6 Person 2.59% 2.18% 2.69%
7 or More Person 2.03% 1.35% 2.01%
Households 2010 13,058 1,801,181 116,716,292
Households 2000 13,301 1,533,865 105,479,959
Households 1990 11,871 1,259,355 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 13,438 1,936,242 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 -1.10% 1.57% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 -2.91% 19.27% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 8.79% 45.27% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.52 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.69 2.68 2.71
1 Person 30.34% 26.50% 26.63%
2 Person 28.53% 34.49% 32.86%
3 Person 18.67% 16.90% 16.08%
4 Person 11.24% 13.02% 13.27%
5 Person 6.61% 5.56% 6.46%
6 Person 2.59% 2.18% 2.69%
7 or More Person 2.03% 1.35% 2.01%
2012 Household Size Statistics Marion South Carolina United States
Households 2010 13,058 1,801,181 116,716,292
Households 2000 13,301 1,533,865 105,479,959
Households 1990 11,871 1,259,355 91,986,210
5 Year Households Projection (2017) 13,438 1,936,242 123,901,241
Household Growth Since 2010 -1.10% 1.57% 1.12%
Household Growth Since 2000 -2.91% 19.27% 11.89%
Household Growth Since 1990 8.79% 45.27% 28.31%
Average Household Size 2.52 2.5 2.58
Median Household Size 2.69 2.68 2.71
1 Person 30.34% 26.50% 26.63%
2 Person 28.53% 34.49% 32.86%
3 Person 18.67% 16.90% 16.08%
4 Person 11.24% 13.02% 13.27%
5 Person 6.61% 5.56% 6.46%
6 Person 2.59% 2.18% 2.69%
7 or More Person 2.03% 1.35% 2.01%
2012 Number of Vehicles per Household Marion South Carolina United States
Households, Median Vehicles 2 2.3 2.2
No Vehicles 13.31% 6.88% 9.08%
1 Vehicle 35.76% 32.88% 33.50%
2 Vehicle 26.85% 38.81% 37.45%
3 Vehicle 17.59% 15.12% 13.98%
4+ Vehicle 6.48% 6.31% 5.99%
2012 Move In Date by Year Marion South Carolina United States
Households 12,914 1,829,493 118,025,427
Household, Median Length of Residence in Years 18 11 11
Moved in 2005 or Later 26.72% 42.12% 41.51%
Moved in 2000 to 2004 16.05% 19.17% 20.15%
Moved in 1990 to 1999 20.40% 18.14% 18.66%
Moved in 1980 to 1989 14.23% 8.76% 8.86%
Moved in 1970 to 1979 14.69% 6.48% 5.92%
Moved in 1969 or Earlier 7.91% 5.33% 4.91%
2012 Housing Occupancy Statistics Marion South Carolina United States
Total Units 14,994 2,180,433 133,667,681
Occupied Units 86.13% 83.91% 88.30%
Vacant Units 13.87% 16.09% 11.70%
Total Housing Units
Owner Occupied Units 60.04% 57.57% 57.08%
Renter Occupied Units 26.09% 26.33% 31.22%
Vacant Units 13.87% 16.09% 11.70%
Vacant Housing Units
Vacant Units For Rent 20.48% 27.32% 27.35%
Vacant Units For Sale 10.82% 10.80% 12.74%
Vacant Units Seasonal 18.51% 34.60% 31.14%
Vacant Units Vacant Other 44.28% 23.67% 24.61%
2012 Housing Statistic Year Built Marion South Carolina United States
Housing, Units 14,994 2,180,433 133,667,681
Housing, Median Year Built 1974 1984 1974
Built 2005 or Later 0.73% 7.79% 5.25%
Built 2000 to 2004 6.82% 12.43% 9.12%
Built 1990 to 1999 17.73% 20.68% 14.08%
Built 1980 to 1989 12.06% 16.94% 14.10%
Built 1970 to 1979 23.04% 16.46% 16.11%
Built 1960 to 1969 15.58% 9.57% 11.20%
Built 1950 to 1959 9.86% 7.46% 11.04%
Built 1940 to 1949 4.87% 3.55% 5.63%
Built 1939 or Earlier 9.32% 5.11% 13.47%
2012 Homeowner Statistics and Home Values Marion South Carolina United States
Owner Occupied Units 9,002 1,255,319 76,294,472
Owner Households, With Mortgage Any 49.40% 66.26% 69.50%
Owner Households, With No Mortgage 50.60% 33.74% 30.50%
Housing, Median Value Owner Households $83,801 $141,645 $191,717
Home Valued at Less than $10,000 7.23% 2.34% 1.33%
Home Valued at $10,000-$14,999 2.22% 1.83% 0.93%
Home Valued at $15,000-$19,999 1.04% 1.49% 0.84%
Home Valued at $20,000-$24,999 3.09% 1.46% 0.85%
Home Valued at $25,000-$29,999 3.67% 1.25% 0.79%
Home Valued at $30,000-$34,999 4.74% 1.55% 0.92%
Home Valued at $35,000-$39,999 2.42% 1.24% 0.72%
Home Valued at $40,000-$49,999 4.39% 2.63% 1.76%
Home Valued at $50,000-$59,999 6.10% 3.36% 2.13%
Home Valued at $60,000-$69,999 6.19% 3.54% 2.46%
Home Valued at $70,000-$79,999 5.69% 4.05% 2.90%
Home Valued at $80,000-$89,999 8.48% 4.72% 3.46%
Home Valued at $90,000-$99,999 3.64% 4.43% 3.20%
Home Valued at $100,000-$124,999 10.78% 10.13% 7.92%
Home Valued at $125,000-$149,999 4.53% 8.97% 7.08%
Home Valued at $150,000-$174,999 12.21% 9.56% 8.65%
Home Valued at $175,000-$199,999 1.79% 6.15% 6.07%
Home Valued at $200,000-$249,999 5.21% 9.49% 10.69%
Home Valued at $250,000-$299,999 2.38% 6.08% 8.07%
Home Valued at $300,000-$399,999 3.10% 6.79% 10.91%
Home Valued at $400,000-$499,999 0.41% 3.15% 6.10%
Home Valued at $500,000-$749,999 0.30% 3.22% 7.20%
Home Valued at $750,000-$999,999 0.00% 1.09% 2.60%
Home Valued at More than $1,000,000 0.40% 1.46% 2.43%
2012 Housing Rental Rates Marion South Carolina United States
Rental Occupied Units 3,912 574,174 41,730,955
Median Rent $318 $571 $730
Housing Rent less than $250 27.48% 8.71% 6.36%
Housing Rent $250-$499 54.68% 27.24% 16.47%
Housing Rent $500-$749 2.22% 30.81% 26.42%
Housing Rent $750-$999 0.23% 13.98% 19.50%
Housing Rent $1,000-$1,249 0.00% 4.79% 10.88%
Housing Rent $1,250-$1,499 0.00% 1.80% 5.89%
Housing Rent $1,500-$1,999 0.00% 1.31% 5.60%
Housing Rent $2,000+ 0.00% 0.86% 3.23%
No Cash Rent 15.39% 10.51% 5.66%
2012 Employment Statistics for Potential Employees (Age 16+) Marion South Carolina United States
Employed Civilian Males 21.95% 27.88% 29.71%
Employed Civilian Females 23.37% 27.29% 28.71%
Armed Forces Male 0.00% 0.81% 0.39%
Armed Forces Female 0.00% 0.23% 0.07%
Unemployed Males 4.28% 3.47% 3.27%
Unemployed Females 4.37% 3.18% 2.67%
Not in the Labor Force Male 17.87% 15.66% 14.49%
Not in the Labor Force Female 28.16% 21.49% 20.68%
2012 Employment by Job Type for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Marion South Carolina United States
White Collar 68.26% 71.71% 75.24%
Blue Collar 31.74% 28.29% 24.76%
Management, Business, and Financial Operations 9.20% 13.50% 15.41%
Professional and Related 19.39% 19.74% 21.58%
Sales and Office 28.56% 24.76% 24.37%
Service 14.66% 18.55% 17.72%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry 1.62% 0.56% 0.73%
Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance 7.86% 9.56% 8.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving 18.72% 13.32% 11.90%
2012 Employment by Type of Employer Total Civilian Population (Age 16+) Marion South Carolina United States
Private for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 71.48% 68.08% 66.07%
Private for-Profit Self Employed 3.09% 3.70% 3.68%
Private Not-for-Profit Wage and Salary Workers 3.65% 6.11% 8.20%
Local Government Workers 7.31% 6.70% 7.88%
State Government Workers 7.82% 7.27% 4.81%
Federal Government Workers 0.99% 2.51% 2.79%
Self-Employed Workers in Own Not Incorporated Business 5.19% 5.48% 6.39%
Unpaid Family Workers 0.47% 0.16% 0.18%
2012 Employment by Industry for Civilian Population (Age 16+) Marion South Carolina United States
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 1.69% 0.99% 1.35%
Mining 0.00% 0.06% 0.52%
Construction 5.93% 7.42% 6.45%
Manufacturing 16.89% 12.91% 10.25%
Wholesale Trade 4.04% 2.76% 2.82%
Retail Trade 16.77% 12.13% 11.28%
Transportation and Warehousing 3.04% 3.56% 4.14%
Utilities 0.23% 1.21% 0.88%
Information 0.42% 1.73% 2.26%
Finance and Insurance 7.46% 4.21% 4.84%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 1.97% 2.05% 1.97%
Professional and Scientific 1.98% 4.98% 6.53%
Management 0.00% 0.06% 0.11%
Administration 3.48% 4.46% 4.11%
Educational Services 10.51% 9.44% 9.70%
Health Care and Social Assistance 13.09% 12.40% 13.86%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.92% 1.59% 2.06%
Accommodation and Food Services 4.98% 8.22% 6.91%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 3.76% 4.83% 4.92%
Public Administration 2.83% 4.96% 5.05%
2012 Travel Time to Work Marion South Carolina United States
Travel Time Less than 15 Min 29% 28% 28%
Travel Time 15-29 Min 25% 40% 37%
Travel Time 30-59 Min 37% 26% 28%
Travel Time 60-89 Min 7% 3% 6%
Travel Time 90+ Min 2% 2% 3%
2012 Mode of Transportation to Work Marion South Carolina United States
Car to Work 89.76% 92.48% 85.93%
Motorcycle to Work 0.19% 0.19% 0.22%
Bicycle to Work 0.08% 0.29% 0.55%
Walk to Work 1.33% 1.74% 2.85%
Public Transportation to Work 1.73% 0.66% 5.12%
Other Transportation to Work 1.07% 1.03% 0.88%
Work at Home 5.85% 3.60% 4.45%
2012 Employee Statistics by NAICS Code Marion South Carolina United States
Employees, Total (by Place of Work) 5,952 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.22% 0.28% 0.14%
Mining 0.00% 0.07% 0.45%
Utilities 0.84% 0.90% 0.58%
Construction 3.04% 5.67% 5.44%
Manufacturing 19.62% 14.72% 10.30%
Wholesale Trade 8.42% 4.01% 5.10%
Retail Trade 19.47% 14.50% 13.07%
Transportation and Warehousing 2.55% 3.50% 3.64%
Information 0.62% 2.60% 2.97%
Finance and Insurance 4.81% 4.66% 5.61%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 0.72% 1.81% 1.90%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 0.94% 4.89% 6.96%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.17% 1.59% 2.53%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 1.29% 6.64% 6.42%
Educational Services 1.19% 1.89% 2.57%
Health Care and Social Assistance 17.89% 13.66% 15.46%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.30% 1.58% 1.84%
Accommodation and Food Services 12.26% 11.94% 10.29%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 5.63% 5.09% 4.73%
2012 Establishments by NAICS Code Marion South Carolina United States
Establishments, Total (by Place of Work) 5,952 1,521,827 113,112,248
Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, and Agriculture Support 0.74% 0.51% 0.29%
Mining 0.00% 0.08% 0.35%
Utilities 0.55% 0.32% 0.23%
Construction 8.46% 10.25% 9.64%
Manufacturing 4.41% 4.01% 4.16%
Wholesale Trade 4.23% 4.74% 5.62%
Retail Trade 24.08% 17.43% 14.54%
Transportation and Warehousing 3.13% 2.42% 2.83%
Information 1.47% 1.31% 1.81%
Finance and Insurance 9.74% 7.42% 6.56%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 2.76% 4.72% 4.75%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 3.68% 9.35% 11.36%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 0.55% 0.58% 0.69%
Admin, Support, Waste Mgt, Remediation Services 2.76% 5.23% 5.15%
Educational Services 0.37% 1.00% 1.20%
Health Care and Social Assistance 11.76% 9.25% 10.80%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 0.74% 1.47% 1.66%
Accommodation and Food Services 7.90% 9.15% 8.59%
Other Services (Except Public Administration) 12.68% 10.75% 9.78%
2012 Household Income Statistics Marion South Carolina United States
Total Area Household Income $631,247,734 $118,643,764,744 $9,110,376,126,223
Median Household Income $33,992 $48,712 $57,639
Average Household Income $48,881 $64,851 $77,190
Per Capita Household Income $19,265 $25,222 $29,126
Income Less than $15,000 23.81% 14.41% 11.77%
Income $15,000 to $24,999 15.76% 11.32% 9.67%
Income $25,000 to $34,999 11.60% 11.08% 9.73%
Income $35,000 to $49,999 13.08% 14.43% 13.33%
Income $50,000 to $74,999 15.70% 18.15% 18.03%
Income $75,000 to $99,999 9.35% 12.24% 12.97%
Income $100,000 to $124,999 5.23% 7.49% 8.65%
Income $125,000 to $149,999 2.60% 4.18% 5.40%
Income $150,000 to $199,999 1.49% 3.48% 5.12%
Income $200,000 and Over 1.38% 3.24% 5.34%
2012 Consumer Price Indexes (CPI) Marion 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 Marion South Carolina United States
Total Retail Sales (including Food Services) $312,450,000 $65,319,633,000 $4,690,741,823,000
Building Materials and Garden Store Sales 4.85% 7.56% 6.40%
Clothing and Accessories Store Sales 2.20% 4.80% 4.81%
Electrical and Appliances Store Sales 1.68% 1.78% 2.15%
Food and Beverage Store Sales 17.18% 12.44% 13.07%
Food Services 10.03% 11.02% 10.71%
Gasoline Stations Store Sales 21.65% 15.83% 11.22%
General Merchandise Store Sales 14.30% 14.77% 13.54%
Health and Personal Care Store Sales 9.85% 6.05% 5.77%
Home Furnishings Store Sales 1.05% 1.95% 1.94%
Miscellaneous Store Sales 1.12% 2.59% 2.60%
Nonstore Purchases Sales 3.27% 2.44% 8.50%
Sporting Goods Store Sales 0.33% 1.53% 1.91%

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