|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Florence is 39,958. Florence, South Carolina is the 990th largest city in the US.
Florence is located entirely in Florence County.
The current population of Florence (39,958) is it's peak population.
Florence has grown 26.7% since the 2000. Florence, South Carolina is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Florence has a population density of 1,774 people per square mile.
|1045||Hilton Head Island||38,076||12.0%|
|984||Olive Branch, Mississippi||40,276||88.8%|
|985||Pine Bluff, Arkansas||40,244||-26.9%|
|988||Apache Junction, Arizona||39,981||24.6%|
|989||Culver City, California||39,970||2.7%|
|990||Florence, South Carolina||39,958||26.7%|
|993||Cottage Grove, Minnesota||39,926||30.1%|
|994||Fort Lee, New Jersey||39,871||11.7%|
|995||Cape Girardeau, Missouri||39,820||12.2%|
The total voting age population of Florence, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 28,691. The voting age population is 44.1% male and 55.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.9% of the residents of Florence are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Florence are 47.7% White, 47.6% Black, 2.3% Asian, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian, 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.3% Other. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Florence, 19.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.0%. On a per-household basis, 15.5% of families are below the poverty line in Florence.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.1% of Florence residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.2% of Florence residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.3% have a bachelor's degree and 13.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Florence residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Florence is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Florence, 16.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Florence is $49,525.
In Florence, 58.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.5% of housing units in Florence.
Of all the housing units in Florence, 4.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Florence, 19.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 3,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Florence is $780.
In Florence, 74.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.