Clemson, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Clemson, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
16,917
Unemployment
4.2%
Poverty
37.1%
Median Home
$267,000
Median Income
$46,075
Median Rent
$950

Clemson SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8

Clemson, SC Cost Of Living

97
Clemson's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Clemson South Carolina National Average
Overall 97 93 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 98 105 100
Health 92 95 100
Housing 99 80 100
Transportation 89 94 100
Utilities 96 105 100

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Map Of Clemson, SC

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Population over time in Clemson

Year Population % Change
2020 16,917 6.0%
2019 15,966 3.8%
2018 15,375 2.4%
2017 15,008 2.3%
2016 14,664 2.9%
2015 14,254 1.3%
2014 14,070 1.2%
2013 13,904 1.2%
2012 13,733 1.0%
2011 13,596 -

Race / Ethnicity in Clemson

White
80.8% (13,670)
African American
6.8% (1,151)
American Indian
0.2% (34)
Asian
7.6% (1,285)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (354)
Hispanic
2.5% (423)
Race Clemson SC USA
White 80.8% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 6.8% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 7.6% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.1% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.5% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Clemson

Female
44.7% (7,569)
Male
55.3% (9,347)
Gender Clemson SC USA
Female 44.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 55.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Clemson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (507)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (676)
High School / GED
11.0% (1,860)
Some College
13.0% (2,199)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,353)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (4,229)
Master's Degree
20.0% (3,383)
Professional Degree
4.0% (676)
Doctorate Degree
12.0% (2,030)
Education Clemson SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 13.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 20.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 12.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Clemson, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.6% (246,595)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (119,656)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (111,161)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.7% (146,355)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (281,060)
$50,000 to $74,999
9.2% (155,335)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (183,489)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.4% (242,954)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.1% (103,637)
$200,000 or more
6.0% (101,453)
Income Clemson SC USA
Less than $10,000 14.6% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.7% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 9.2% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.4% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.1% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.0% 5.1% 8.3%

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