|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Orangeburg is 12,482. Orangeburg, South Carolina is the 2,690th largest city in the US.
Orangeburg is located entirely in Orangeburg County.
The peak population of Orangeburg was in 1990, when its population was 13,978. In 1990, Orangeburg was the 1,883rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,690th largest city in the US. Orangeburg is currently 10.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Orangeburg has shrunk 3.2% since the year 2000. Orangeburg, South Carolina's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Orangeburg has a population density of 1,648.8 people per square mile.
|2684||Lake City, Florida||12,497||20.0%|
|2685||Richton Park, Illinois||12,494||-0.5%|
|2686||Haddonfield, New Jersey||12,492||7.3%|
|2687||Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin||12,489||7.1%|
|2690||Orangeburg, South Carolina||12,482||-3.2%|
|2694||Artesia, New Mexico||12,458||15.8%|
The total voting age population of Orangeburg, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,325. The voting age population is 45.4% male and 54.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.5% of the residents of Orangeburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Orangeburg are 74.1% Black, 23.0% White, 1.4% Two or more races, 0.7% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, 0.4% Other and 0.3% Asian. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Orangeburg, 27.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 55.0%. On a per-household basis, 23.7% of families are below the poverty line in Orangeburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.7% of Orangeburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 89.9% of Orangeburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.5% have a bachelor's degree and 12.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Orangeburg residents aged 5 and older, 4.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Orangeburg is 11.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Orangeburg, 26.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Orangeburg is $31,455.
In Orangeburg, 43.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 56.7% of housing units in Orangeburg.
Of all the housing units in Orangeburg, 7.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Orangeburg, 9.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 530 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Orangeburg is $699.
In Orangeburg, 79.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.