|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Pickens is 3,371. Pickens, South Carolina is the 5,910th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Pickens was in 2020, when its population was 3,377. In 2020, Pickens was the 5,895th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,910th largest city in the US. Pickens is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Pickens has grown 10.8% since the 2000. Pickens, South Carolina's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5907||North Baltimore, Ohio||3,377||0.5%|
|5908||Hartford, South Dakota||3,376||78.9%|
|5910||Pickens, South Carolina||3,371||10.8%|
|5914||Rio Dell, California||3,367||6.3%|
The total voting age population of Pickens, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,235. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Pickens are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Pickens are 86.1% White, 10.2% Black, 2.2% Two or more races and 1.5% Asian. Additionally, 0.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Pickens, 13.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.2%. On a per-household basis, 9.6% of families are below the poverty line in Pickens.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.9% of Pickens residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.4% of Pickens residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Pickens residents aged 5 and older, 3.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Pickens is 6.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Pickens, 13.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Pickens is $39,103.
In Pickens, 49.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 50.6% of housing units in Pickens.
Of all the housing units in Pickens, 11.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Pickens, 8.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Pickens is $734.
In Pickens, 69.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.