According to the most recent Newberry County South Carolina demographics data available from the 2022 Census Bureau released in the American Community Survey in November of 2022, Figure 1 Newberry County shows it has a Population 2021 of 37,842 which is in the mid point range of other counties in the metro area. The county with the highest population in the area is Lexington County which depicts a population of 291,723 ( markedly bigger). Figure 3 uses the Newberry County population data for a comparison of the population growth/population change estimates from the years 2010 to 2021 and Newberry County South Carolina depicts very little difference.
The total Newberry County South Carolina greater area population percent change for all areas for the years from 2010 to 2021 is shown in Figure 4 and for Newberry County shows it has a Population Change of 0.9% which is the third most population percent change of all other counties in the greater Newberry County region.
Looking at the Newberry County population density (measured as people per square mile) and providing comparisons to both the national and state average population density in Figure 5, Newberry County South Carolina shows it has 60 people per square mile which is in the center range of other counties in the metro area. The next higher in order of population density is Laurens County 56.6% larger with population density of 94. The county with the highest population density in the area is Lexington County which depicts a people per square mile of 417 ( very much bigger). Figure 6 provides Newberry County demographics for the overall median age for all people in the region and Newberry County depicts it has a Median Age of 42.3 which is the third most median age of all other counties in the greater Newberry County region. The county with the highest overall median age of all people in the area is Fairfield County which depicts an age of 47.3 (11.8% larger). Figure 9 shows the Newberry County South Carolina Hispanic (including non Hispanic whites) population household ethnicity in the region and Newberry County shows it has a Hispanic or Latino of 8.0% which is the second most Hispanic Population of all the counties in the greater Newberry County region.
Newberry County Families and Marital Status Charts
Figure 11 compares the average household size using the average number of people in a family for Newberry County households. Newberry County depicts it has a Family Size of 3.0 which is the smallest in terms of average family size of all the other counties in the greater region. The county with the highest average family size in the area is Laurens County which depicts an average family size of 3.2 (8.1% larger).
Looking at Newberry County households that are headed by a husband and wife as a percent of all families in Figure 12, Newberry County shows it has a Married-couple family of 70% which is the third most of all other counties in the local area. The county with the highest percent of people in a husband and wife family in the area is Saluda County which depicts a husband and wife family percent of 74% (only about 5.3% larger).
The next section of charts provide a detailed look at mothers and baby births that occurred over the past 12 months. Figure 13 shows the rate of women aged 15 to 50 years old who have given birth. Newberry County depicts it has a Birth Rate of 6.7% which is more than all other counties in the greater Newberry County region. Figure 14 shows the breakdown of the mother's age for all baby births that occurred in the last 12 months and has the smallest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 15 to 19 at 13% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of percent of births to mothers aged 35 to 39 at 17% of the total and is ranked #1.
The next set of demographic data looks at the marital status for Newberry County households which is useful for internet research. Figure 16 compares the total number of single people in each area. Newberry County depicts it has a Total Single People of 47% which is less than most other counties in the local area. The county with the highest percent of people who are single for any reason in the area is Fairfield County which shows a percent single of 55% (17.1% larger). Comparing percent of people who are single for any reason to the United States average of 50%, Newberry County is about 7.4% smaller. Also, benchmarked against the state of South Carolina, percent of people who are single for any reason of 50%, Newberry County is about 6.3% smaller.
Newberry County Citizenship Demographics Charts
The next diagram (Figure 18) shows the year of entry that non citizens entered the United States. The year of entry can show the rate of flow at various points of time in the past for when they entered the U.S. has the percentage of non citizens who entered the US between 2000 to 2009 less than most other counties in the greater region at 24% of the total. Second, it has one of the largest proportions of non citizens who entered the US between 1990 to 1999 at 35% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger county being Saluda County with 47%.
Newberry County Birthplace Demographic Charts
Figure 19 looks at the detailed country of origin demographic research for foreign-born people in this place. Click column to sort.
For comparison purposes, Figure 20 shows detailed statistic data for the entire United States. In particular, this diagram breaks down the detailed country of origin foreign-born people in the entire U.S. in order to compare with the data provided in the prior diagram which shows only for the local area. Both this diagram and the prior diagram are sorted the same way to facilitate comparison between the two. Click column to sort.
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and Census County Division "CCD".)
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