|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Nichols is 228. Nichols, South Carolina is the 16,085th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Nichols was in 1990, when its population was 523. In 1990, Nichols was the 12,841st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,085th largest city in the US. Nichols is currently 56.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Nichols has shrunk 43.9% since the year 2000. Nichols, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16079||Hickory Ridge, Arkansas||228||-40.3%|
|16080||Houston Lake, Missouri||228||-16.7%|
|16084||New Alexandria, Ohio||228||2.7%|
|16085||Nichols, South Carolina||228||-43.9%|
|16091||Schell City, Missouri||227||-20.6%|
The total voting age population of Nichols, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 222. The voting age population is 45.5% male and 54.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.4% of the residents of Nichols are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Nichols are 59.8% White, 39.5% Black and 0.7% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Nichols, 13.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.6%. On a per-household basis, 10.8% of families are below the poverty line in Nichols.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.6% of Nichols residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.3% of Nichols residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.8% have a bachelor's degree and 2.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Nichols residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Nichols is 4.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Nichols, 31.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Nichols is $40,417.
In Nichols, 75.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.2% of housing units in Nichols.
Of all the housing units in Nichols, 6.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Nichols, 6.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Nichols is $746.
In Nichols, 58.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.