Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Perry is 196. Perry, South Carolina is the 16,581st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Perry was in 2000, when its population was 234. In 2000, Perry was the 16,414th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,581st largest city in the US. Perry is currently 16.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Perry has shrunk 16.2% since the year 2000. Perry, South Carolina's growth is about average. 46% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
The total voting age population of Perry, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 127. The voting age population is 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 9.9% of the residents of Perry are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Perry are 57.1% White, 41.0% Black, 0.9% Other and 0.9% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Perry, 30.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.8%. On a per-household basis, 27.8% of families are below the poverty line in Perry.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.6% of Perry residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.3% of Perry residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.1% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Perry residents aged 5 and older, 1.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Perry is 11.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Perry, 11.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Perry is $23,594.
In Perry, 54.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.5% of housing units in Perry.
Of all the housing units in Perry, 13.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Perry, 14.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Perry is $596.
In Perry, 72.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.
|Year||Population||Rank in US|
|16571||Edinburg, North Dakota||196||-21.9%|
|16575||Guide Rock, Nebraska||196||-19.6%|
|16578||Newton Hamilton, Pennsylvania||196||-27.9%|
|16581||Perry, South Carolina||196||-16.2%|
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