Population & Statistics

For the Florence and Surrounding Area

*The below data has been gathered from various resources, are approximate calculations only, and is subject to change without notice.

Population within a 60 mile radius 1,043,013
Total civilian labor force within a 60 mile radius 387,226
Population within a 30 mile radius 269,103
Total civilian labor force within a 30 mile radius 113,863

Cost-of-living at 96.3% of the national average

Florence County Population

1980 110,163
1990 114,344
2000 125,761
2007 132,047
2010 136,016
2015 141,538 (projected)

Florence Region Population

2000 620,572
2008 657,010 (estimated)

Population by Mile Radius

  30 Miles 40 Miles 60 Miles
White 55.2% 53.2% 55.1%
Black 43.5% 41.9% 37.8%
Other 1.3% 4.9% 3.4%
Hispanic 1.1% 1.3% 1.6%

Households by Mile Radius

Florence County 2010

  30 Miles 40Miles
Median Household Income $39,080 $40,027
Average Household Income $50,005 $49,089
Per Capita Income $19,110 $19,017

Florence County Households by Income 2010

< $15,000 8,677 17.0%
$15,000-$24,999 6,086 11.9%
$25,000-$34,999 5,812 11.4%
$35,000-$49,999 8,182 16.0%
$50,000-$74,999 11,456 22.4%
$75,000-$99,999 5,419 10.6%

Florence County, SC

People QuickFacts Florence County South Carolina
Population, 2011 estimate 137,862 4,679,230
Population, 2010 estimates  136,879 4,625,364
Population, 2010 136,885 4,625,364
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2011 6.7% 6.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011  24.5% 23.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011 13.6% 14.1%
Female persons, percent, 2011 53.1% 51.3%
     
White persons, percent, 2011 (a) 55.5% 68.4%
Black persons, percent, 2011 (a)  41.7% 28.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2011 (a) 0.4% 0.5%
Asian persons, percent, 2011 (a) 1.3% 1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander persons, percent, 2011 (a)  0.1%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2011 1.1% 1.5%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent, 2011 (b)  2.3% 5.3%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011  53.8% 64.0%
     
Living in same house 1 year & over, 2006-2010  83.3% 84.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010 2.6% 4.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010 3.6% 6.6%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010  80.8% 83.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010  20.8% 24.0%
Veterans, 2006-2010 10,187 401,258
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 21.6 23.2
     
Housing units, 2011 59,227 2,157,033
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 66.1% 69.9%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010 16.0% 17.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $108,400 $134,100
Households, 2006-2010 51,636 1,741,994
Persons per household, 2006-2010  2.54 2.51
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $21,932 $23,443
Median household income 2006-2010 $40,487 $43,939
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010  18.0%  16.4%
     
Geography Quick Facts  Florence County South Carolina
Land area in square miles, 2010  799.96 30,060.70
Persons per square mile, 2010 171.1  153.9
FIPS Code 041 45
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area 42  
     

Florence City, SC

People QuickFacts Florence  South Carolina
Population, 2011 estimate 37,326 4,679,230
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base 37,058 4,625,364
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011 0.7%  1.2%
Population, 2010 37,056  4,625,364
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2010  7.3% 6.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2010 24.5%  23.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2010 13.9% 13.7%
Female persons, percent, 2010  54.5%  51.4%
     
White persons, percent, 2010 (a)  50.0% 66.2%
Black persons, percent, 2010 (a)  46.0% 27.9%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2010 (a)  0.3% 0.4%
Asian persons, percent, 2010 (a) 1.8% 1.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2010 (a)  Z 0.1%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2010  1.3% 1.7%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2010 (b) 1.5% 5.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2010  49.4%  64.1%
     
Living in same house 1 year & over, 2006-2010  81.7% 84.3%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2006-2010  2.6% 4.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2006-2010  4.0% 6.6%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010  83.8% 83.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010  29.8% 24.0%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2006-2010 18.2 23.2
     
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 58.9% 69.9%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2006-2010  26.0% 17.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $142,600 $134,100
Households, 2006-2010  14,562 1,741,994
Persons per household, 2006-2010  2.40  2.51
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010  $26,445 $23,443
Median household income 2006-2010  $42,500 $43,939
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010  17.3%  16.4%
     
Geography QuickFacts Florence  South Carolina
Land area in square miles, 2010  20.89 30,060.70
Persons per square mile, 2010 1,774.0 153.9
FIPS Code 25810 45
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