|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Anderson is 29,284. Anderson, South Carolina is the 1,338th largest city in the US.
Anderson is located entirely in Anderson County.
The current population of Anderson (29,284) is it's peak population.
Anderson has grown 12.6% since the 2000. Anderson, South Carolina's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Anderson has a population density of 1,828.4 people per square mile.
|1045||Hilton Head Island||38,076||12.0%|
|1333||Oak Park, Michigan||29,322||-9.4%|
|1338||Anderson, South Carolina||29,284||12.6%|
|1339||Magna metro township, Utah||29,268|
|1341||Morgantown, West Virginia||29,219||9.4%|
|1342||Suisun City, California||29,165||10.9%|
|1344||Winter Park, Florida||29,131||4.4%|
The total voting age population of Anderson, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 20,721. The voting age population is 42.5% male and 57.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.1% of the residents of Anderson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Anderson are 65.4% White, 30.5% Black, 3.1% Two or more races, 0.6% Other and 0.4% Asian. Additionally, 4.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Anderson, 22.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 33.2%. On a per-household basis, 18.1% of families are below the poverty line in Anderson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.0% of Anderson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.3% of Anderson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.9% have a bachelor's degree and 8.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Anderson residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Anderson is 6.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Anderson, 13.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Anderson is $33,351.
In Anderson, 47.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.8% of housing units in Anderson.
Of all the housing units in Anderson, 9.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Anderson, 13.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,700 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Anderson is $761.
In Anderson, 71.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.