Effingham, SC
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Effingham Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated July 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Effingham Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
7,277

Age

PEOPLE OF South Carolina DETAILS
Under 5 Years 5.04
5 To 17 14.86
18 To 24 9.11
25 To 34 10.68
35 To 54 29.05
55 To 64 14.43
65 Years And Over 16.83

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 5.1
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 80.0
COLLEGE GRADUATES 12.1

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Effingham 21352 18262.579209032298 #EE2025
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Effingham 42749 19772.858426420593 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.7%

Employment Industries in Effingham

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 21.1
Manufacturing 11.4
Construction 10.2
Retail 9.7
Transportation 9.6
Education 7.6
Accommodation 7.4
Wholesale 4.8
Other 4.0
Finance 3.6
Administration 3.2
Public Service 2.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 68.2
Black Or African American 26.8
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.0
Asian 0.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 3.2
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 1.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
English 11.3
German 10.9
Irish 8.9
Scots-Irish 3.7
Scottish 1.4
Italian 1.3
European 0.9
French 0.5
British 0.4
African 0.3
Scandinavian 0.2
Dutch 0.2
Polish 0.2
Greek 0.1
Canadian 0.1
Norwegian 0.1
Danish 0.1
Yugoslavian 0.1
Czech 0.1
Other West Indian 0.0

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 97.9
Spanish 1.4
Italian 1.3
Chinese 0.3
Polish 0.2
Greek 0.1
French Creole 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
German/Yiddish 0.1
African languages 0.0
Arabic 0.0
Hungarian 0.0
Native American languages 0.0
Navajo 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Other Asian languages 0.0
Laotian 0.0
Thai 0.0
Miao/Hmong 0.0

Foreign Born Effingham Residents:
1.5%


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