Educational Attainment for the Population Age 18 & Older by County 2015-2019

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County Format Population 18 to 24 years Population 18 to 24 years Less than high school graduate Population age 18 to 24 -High school graduate or higher Population age 18 to 24 -Bachelor's degree or higher Population age 25 and older Population age 25 and older - Less than high school graduate Population age 25 and older - High school graduate or higher Population age 25 and older - Bachelor's degree or higher
South Carolina Number 28,297 3,629 24,668 2,392 207,762 29,716 178,046 50,943
Percent (X) 12.8 87.2 8.5 (X) 14.3 85.7 24.5
Abbeville Number 2,432 204 2,228 64 17,118 3,141 13,977 2,667
Percent (X) 8.4 91.6 2.6 (X) 18.3 81.7 15.6
Aiken Number 13,572 1,956 11,616 680 118,063 14,200 103,863 31,189
Percent (X) 14.4 85.6 5 (X) 12 88 26.4
Allendale Number 984 269 715 2 6,346 1,282 5,064 585
Percent (X) 27.3 72.7 0.2 (X) 20.2 79.8 9.2
Anderson Number 16,479 2,507 13,972 1,394 136,094 20,043 116,051 30,255
Percent (X) 15.2 84.8 8.5 (X) 14.7 85.3 22.2
Bamberg Number 1,872 204 1,668 46 9,613 1,889 7,724 1,806
Percent (X) 10.9 89.1 2.5 (X) 19.7 80.3 18.8
Barnwell Number 1,924 398 1,526 119 14,271 2,883 11,388 1,790
Percent (X) 20.7 79.3 6.2 (X) 20.2 79.8 12.5
Beaufort Number 17,126 2,497 14,629 1,010 133,624 9,672 123,952 54,999
Percent (X) 14.6 85.4 5.9 (X) 7.2 92.8 41.2
Berkeley Number 20,527 2,583 17,944 2,001 142,955 15,217 127,738 35,717
Percent (X) 12.6 87.4 9.7 (X) 10.6 89.4 25
Calhoun Number 1,039 58 981 29 10,776 1,489 9,287 2,144
Percent (X) 5.6 94.4 2.8 (X) 13.8 86.2 19.9
Charleston Number 35,942 3,731 32,211 5,912 285,759 23,789 261,970 124,598
Percent (X) 10.4 89.6 16.4 (X) 8.3 91.7 43.6
Cherokee Number 5,103 1,190 3,913 430 38,570 7,606 30,964 5,465
Percent (X) 23.3 76.7 8.4 (X) 19.7 80.3 14.2
Chester Number 2,544 328 2,216 99 22,497 4,026 18,471 3,012
Percent (X) 12.9 87.1 3.9 (X) 17.9 82.1 13.4
Chesterfield Number 3,847 751 3,096 131 31,906 7,450 24,456 3,303
Percent (X) 19.5 80.5 3.4 (X) 23.3 76.7 10.4
Clarendon Number 3,070 843 2,227 78 24,260 5,221 19,039 3,658
Percent (X) 27.5 72.5 2.5 (X) 21.5 78.5 15.1
Colleton Number 3,005 374 2,631 246 26,153 3,510 22,643 3,810
Percent (X) 12.4 87.6 8.2 (X) 13.4 86.6 14.6
Darlington Number 5,859 809 5,050 552 46,137 8,136 38,001 8,510
Percent (X) 13.8 86.2 9.4 (X) 17.6 82.4 18.4
Dillon Number 2,579 330 2,249 18 20,302 5,015 15,287 2,258
Percent (X) 12.8 87.2 0.7 (X) 24.7 75.3 11.1
Dorchester Number 12,752 2,396 10,356 1,034 106,309 10,950 95,359 29,978
Percent (X) 18.8 81.2 8.1 (X) 10.3 89.7 28.2
Edgefield Number 2,320 499 1,821 121 19,672 3,358 16,314 3,278
Percent (X) 21.5 78.5 5.2 (X) 17.1 82.9 16.7
Fairfield Number 1,947 299 1,648 93 16,264 2,238 14,026 2,752
Percent (X) 15.4 84.6 4.8 (X) 13.8 86.2 16.9
Florence Number 11,961 1,720 10,241 1,054 93,540 14,047 79,493 22,093
Percent (X) 14.4 85.6 8.8 (X) 15 85 23.6
Georgetown Number 4,415 854 3,561 264 45,970 5,900 40,070 12,553
Percent (X) 19.3 80.7 6 (X) 12.8 87.2 27.3
Greenville Number 44,813 6,347 38,466 5,885 344,589 41,290 303,299 120,854
Percent (X) 14.2 85.8 13.1 (X) 12 88 35.1
Greenwood Number 6,651 1,081 5,570 459 47,590 7,044 40,546 11,707
Percent (X) 16.3 83.7 6.9 (X) 14.8 85.2 24.6
Hampton Number 1,577 318 1,259 6 13,757 2,614 11,143 1,633
Percent (X) 20.2 79.8 0.4 (X) 19 81 11.9
Horry Number 24,782 2,636 22,146 1,654 246,485 25,543 220,942 58,286
Percent (X) 10.6 89.4 6.7 (X) 10.4 89.6 23.6
Jasper Number 2,480 835 1,645 132 20,180 3,673 16,507 3,589
Percent (X) 33.7 66.3 5.3 (X) 18.2 81.8 17.8
Kershaw Number 4,803 876 3,927 343 45,005 5,474 39,531 9,153
Percent (X) 18.2 81.8 7.1 (X) 12.2 87.8 20.3
Lancaster Number 6,248 880 5,368 416 65,993 9,301 56,692 17,730
Percent (X) 14.1 85.9 6.7 (X) 14.1 85.9 26.9
Laurens Number 6,109 817 5,292 404 46,034 8,772 37,262 7,453
Percent (X) 13.4 86.6 6.6 (X) 19.1 80.9 16.2
Lee Number 1,761 294 1,467 58 12,203 2,254 9,949 1,937
Percent (X) 16.7 83.3 3.3 (X) 18.5 81.5 15.9
Lexington Number 22,353 3,217 19,136 2,152 200,269 20,798 179,471 60,822
Percent (X) 14.4 85.6 9.6 (X) 10.4 89.6 30.4
McCormick Number 2,133 586 1,547 9 19,108 4,359 14,749 1,699
Percent (X) 27.5 72.5 0.4 (X) 22.8 77.2 8.9
Marion Number 517 101 416 2 7,851 1,304 6,547 1,608
Percent (X) 19.5 80.5 0.4 (X) 16.6 83.4 20.5
Marlboro Number 2,458 308 2,150 130 21,638 4,559 17,079 2,920
Percent (X) 12.5 87.5 5.3 (X) 21.1 78.9 13.5
Newberry Number 3,823 485 3,338 222 26,035 4,683 21,352 4,668
Percent (X) 12.7 87.3 5.8 (X) 18 82 17.9
Oconee Number 5,752 596 5,156 599 56,126 8,492 47,634 14,469
Percent (X) 10.4 89.6 10.4 (X) 15.1 84.9 25.8
Orangeburg Number 9,067 1,149 7,918 437 59,200 8,318 50,882 11,777
Percent (X) 12.7 87.3 4.8 (X) 14.1 85.9 19.9
Pickens Number 22,293 1,675 20,618 2,356 78,125 11,462 66,663 20,289
Percent (X) 7.5 92.5 10.6 (X) 14.7 85.3 26
Richland Number 64,541 4,946 59,595 6,802 258,258 22,030 236,228 100,940
Percent (X) 7.7 92.3 10.5 (X) 8.5 91.5 39.1
Saluda Number 1,581 445 1,136 59 14,283 3,115 11,168 2,399
Percent (X) 28.1 71.9 3.7 (X) 21.8 78.2 16.8
Spartanburg Number 10,789 1,444 9,345 539 70,123 10,188 59,935 13,531
Percent (X) 13.4 86.6 5 (X) 14.5 85.5 19.3
Sumter Number 2,062 407 1,655 96 19,529 3,662 15,867 2,216
Percent (X) 19.7 80.3 4.7 (X) 18.8 81.2 11.3
Union Number 2,855 605 2,250 231 21,841 4,336 17,505 2,684
Percent (X) 21.2 78.8 8.1 (X) 19.9 80.1 12.3
Williamsburg Number 22,289 2,642 19,647 2,299 178,788 16,442 162,346 59,552
Percent (X) 11.9 88.1 10.3 (X) 9.2 90.8 33.3
York Number 471,333 61,119 410,214 43,059 3,446,971 430,491 3,016,480 969,279
Percent (X) 13 87 9.1 (X) 12.5 87.5 28.1
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Note: Values represent an average over the 5-year period from 2015-2019.

Source:  US Census Bureau, 2015-2019 American Community 5-Year Estimates, Table S1501.