Anderson, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Anderson, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
27,289
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
22.4%
Median Home
$136,800
Median Income
$33,351
Median Rent
$761

Anderson SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Anderson, SC Cost Of Living

89
Anderson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Anderson South Carolina National Average
Overall 89 94 100
Services 103 102 100
Groceries 97 102 100
Health 92 95 100
Housing 67 80 100
Transportation 84 90 100
Utilities 100 107 100

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Rankings for Anderson in South Carolina

Map Of Anderson, SC

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Population over time in Anderson

Year Population % Change
2019 27,289 0.6%
2018 27,129 0.4%
2017 27,011 -0.7%
2016 27,206 0.8%
2015 26,978 0.7%
2014 26,798 0.4%
2013 26,699 0.3%
2012 26,626 -0.3%
2011 26,718 0.6%
2010 26,566 -

Race / Ethnicity in Anderson

White
61.7% (16,829)
African American
30.2% (8,232)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.4% (96)
Hawaiian
0.0% (10)
Other
0.0% (11)
Two Or More
3.0% (825)
Hispanic
4.7% (1,286)
Race Anderson SC USA
White 61.7% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 30.2% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.7% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Anderson

Female
54.7% (14,935)
Male
45.3% (12,354)
Gender Anderson SC USA
Female 54.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 45.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Anderson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,637)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (2,728)
High School / GED
29.0% (7,913)
Some College
21.0% (5,730)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,456)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (4,366)
Master's Degree
6.0% (1,637)
Professional Degree
2.0% (545)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (272)
Education Anderson SC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Anderson, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.9% (325,928)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (241,755)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.7% (429,708)
$25,000 to $34,999
16.0% (435,686)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (298,428)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.4% (391,687)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (227,647)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (250,364)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (69,585)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (58,107)
Income Anderson SC USA
Less than $10,000 11.9% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.7% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 16.0% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.4% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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