|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Edgefield is 2,375. Edgefield, South Carolina is the 6,995th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Edgefield was in 2010, when its population was 4,750. In 2010, Edgefield was the 4,765th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,995th largest city in the US. Edgefield is currently 50.0% smaller than it was in 2010.
Edgefield has shrunk 46.4% since the year 2000. Edgefield, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6995||Edgefield, South Carolina||2,375||-46.4%|
|6999||Las Animas, Colorado||2,373||-13.3%|
The total voting age population of Edgefield, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,136. The voting age population is 65.6% male and 34.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.8% of the residents of Edgefield are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Edgefield are 53.4% Black, 39.0% White, 4.1% Other, 1.6% American Indian, 1.4% Two or more races and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 9.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Edgefield, 30.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 51.3%. On a per-household basis, 26.1% of families are below the poverty line in Edgefield.
Among those aged 16 and older, 26.9% of Edgefield residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 76.5% of Edgefield residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.0% have a bachelor's degree and 5.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Edgefield residents aged 5 and older, 12.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Edgefield is 12.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Edgefield, 10.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Edgefield is $27,619.
In Edgefield, 51.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.9% of housing units in Edgefield.
Of all the housing units in Edgefield, 18.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Edgefield, 14.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 210 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Edgefield is $561.
In Edgefield, 53.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.