|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walterboro is 5,463. Walterboro, South Carolina is the 4,568th largest city in the US.
Walterboro is located entirely in Colleton County.
The peak population of Walterboro was in 1990, when its population was 5,650. In 1990, Walterboro was the 3,744th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,568th largest city in the US. Walterboro is currently 3.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Walterboro has grown 1.8% since the 2000. Walterboro, South Carolina's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Walterboro has a population density of 832 people per square mile.
|4563||St. Clair, Michigan||5,477||-5.4%|
|4567||Williamsville, New York||5,469||-1.6%|
|4568||Walterboro, South Carolina||5,463||1.8%|
|4574||New Hempstead, New York||5,448||12.7%|
The total voting age population of Walterboro, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,225. The voting age population is 38.2% male and 61.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.3% of the residents of Walterboro are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walterboro are 51.5% White, 47.1% Black, 1.0% American Indian and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 0.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walterboro, 21.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 45.3%. On a per-household basis, 15.6% of families are below the poverty line in Walterboro.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.2% of Walterboro residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.7% of Walterboro residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.8% have a bachelor's degree and 8.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walterboro residents aged 5 and older, 0.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walterboro is 8.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walterboro, 20.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walterboro is $32,900.
In Walterboro, 51.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 49.0% of housing units in Walterboro.
Of all the housing units in Walterboro, 15.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Walterboro, 11.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 330 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walterboro is $593.
In Walterboro, 74.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.