|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Latta is 1,283. Latta, South Carolina is the 9,283rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Latta was in 1990, when its population was 1,756. In 1990, Latta was the 7,440th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 9,283rd largest city in the US. Latta is currently 26.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Latta has shrunk 9.3% since the year 2000. Latta, South Carolina's growth is below average. 72% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9278||Harbor Springs, Michigan||1,285||-17.9%|
|9280||Stedman, North Carolina||1,285||85.9%|
|9282||St. Elmo, Illinois||1,284||-11.5%|
|9283||Latta, South Carolina||1,283||-9.3%|
|9284||Parker City, Indiana||1,283||-9.2%|
The total voting age population of Latta, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 944. The voting age population is 37.8% male and 62.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.2% of the residents of Latta are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Latta are 54.6% White, 42.1% Black, 1.7% Asian, 0.9% American Indian and 0.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Latta, 24.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.2%. On a per-household basis, 17.3% of families are below the poverty line in Latta.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.2% of Latta residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.1% of Latta residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.6% have a bachelor's degree and 8.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Latta residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Latta is 6.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Latta, 25.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Latta is $32,692.
In Latta, 63.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.2% of housing units in Latta.
Of all the housing units in Latta, 12.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Latta, 6.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Latta is $588.
In Latta, 62.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.