|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Westminster is 2,363. Westminster, South Carolina is the 7,014th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Westminster was in 1990, when its population was 3,239. In 1990, Westminster was the 5,305th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,014th largest city in the US. Westminster is currently 27.0% smaller than it was in 1990.
Westminster has shrunk 13.9% since the year 2000. Westminster, South Carolina's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7008||New Haven, Missouri||2,366||24.6%|
|7010||Gold Beach, Oregon||2,365||17.0%|
|7011||Roaring Spring, Pennsylvania||2,365||-2.1%|
|7014||Westminster, South Carolina||2,363||-13.9%|
|7017||Blue Mound, Texas||2,359||-1.3%|
The total voting age population of Westminster, South Carolina, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,847. The voting age population is 45.2% male and 54.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Westminster are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Westminster are 81.8% White, 15.5% Black, 1.3% Asian, 1.2% Two or more races and 0.2% Other. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Westminster, 34.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 59.4%. On a per-household basis, 30.3% of families are below the poverty line in Westminster.
Among those aged 16 and older, 57.8% of Westminster residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.2% of Westminster residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 15.1% have a bachelor's degree and 6.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Westminster residents aged 5 and older, 4.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Westminster is 10.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Westminster, 17.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Westminster is $31,500.
In Westminster, 51.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 48.5% of housing units in Westminster.
Of all the housing units in Westminster, 17.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Westminster, 7.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Westminster is $633.
In Westminster, 68.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.