|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ruby is 307. Ruby, South Carolina is the 15,071st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ruby was in 2010, when its population was 360. In 2010, Ruby was the 14,726th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,071st largest city in the US. Ruby is currently 14.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Ruby has grown 9.2% since the 2000. Ruby, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 84% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15065||De Soto, Wisconsin||307||-21.8%|
|15066||Flemington, West Virginia||307||6.9%|
|15069||Kermit, West Virginia||307||20.8%|
|15071||Ruby, South Carolina||307||9.2%|
|15077||Deer Park, Maryland||306||-24.2%|
The total voting age population of Ruby, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 296. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.7% of the residents of Ruby are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ruby are 83.9% White, 11.6% Black and 4.4% Two or more races. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ruby, 12.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.8%. On a per-household basis, 7.2% of families are below the poverty line in Ruby.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.0% of Ruby residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.1% of Ruby residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.4% have a bachelor's degree and 10.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ruby residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ruby is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ruby, 16.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ruby is $41,833.
In Ruby, 86.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 13.1% of housing units in Ruby.
Of all the housing units in Ruby, 15.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Ruby, 11.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ruby is $860.
In Ruby, 64.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.