Language Spoken at Home for the Population Age 5 & Older by County 2015-2019

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County Population 5 years and over Speak only English Speaks Spanish Speaks some other language
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
South Carolina 4,729,875 4,391,194 92.8 215,524 4.6 123,157 2.6
Abbeville 23,336 22,680 97.2 201 0.9 455 1.9
Aiken 158,604 148,476 93.6 7,816 4.9 2,312 1.5
Allendale 8,614 8,272 96.0 252 2.9 90 1.1
Anderson 186,483 178,079 95.5 5,640 3.0 2,764 1.5
Bamberg 13,709 13,343 97.3 188 1.4 178 1.3
Barnwell 20,020 19,540 97.6 468 2.3 12 0.1
Beaufort 176,189 156,702 88.9 15,399 8.7 4,088 2.4
Berkeley 201,139 184,469 91.7 9,386 4.7 7,284 3.6
Calhoun 13,918 13,314 95.7 485 3.5 119 0.8
Charleston 377,377 351,231 93.1 14,831 3.9 11,315 3.0
Cherokee 53,581 51,357 95.8 1,618 3.0 606 1.2
Chester 30,488 29,670 97.3 675 2.2 143 0.5
Chesterfield 43,355 41,648 96.1 1,474 3.4 233 0.5
Clarendon 32,334 31,031 96.0 910 2.8 393 1.2
Colleton 35,472 34,321 96.8 1,083 3.1 68 0.1
Darlington 63,119 61,818 97.9 857 1.4 444 0.7
Dillon 28,613 27,511 96.1 669 2.3 433 1.6
Dorchester 148,683 139,271 93.7 5,281 3.6 4,131 2.7
Edgefield 25,925 24,455 94.3 1,295 5.0 175 0.7
Fairfield 21,543 21,016 97.6 487 2.3 40 0.1
Florence 129,973 125,099 96.2 2,426 1.9 2,448 1.9
Georgetown 58,999 57,043 96.7 1,257 2.1 699 1.2
Greenville 475,086 418,002 88.0 37,874 8.0 19,210 4.0
Greenwood 66,049 62,921 95.3 2,526 3.8 602 0.9
Hampton 18,488 17,545 94.9 708 3.8 235 1.3
Horry 316,340 293,268 92.7 14,478 4.6 8,594 2.7
Jasper 26,931 23,440 87.0 3,177 11.8 314 1.2
Kershaw 61,456 58,480 95.2 2,516 4.1 460 0.7
Lancaster 86,813 81,195 93.5 4,125 4.8 1,493 1.7
Laurens 62,998 59,814 94.9 2,488 3.9 696 1.2
Lee 16,510 16,073 97.4 426 2.6 11 0.0
Lexington 273,191 253,891 92.9 12,711 4.7 6,589 2.4
McCormick 9,246 9,085 98.3 58 0.6 103 1.1
Marion 29,366 28,306 96.4 785 2.7 275 0.9
Marlboro 25,345 24,599 97.1 568 2.2 178 0.7
Newberry 35,957 32,912 91.5 2,637 7.3 408 1.2
Oconee 73,593 69,519 94.5 3,132 4.3 942 1.2
Orangeburg 82,872 79,987 96.5 1,942 2.3 943 1.2
Pickens 117,789 112,542 95.5 2,372 2.0 2,875 2.5
Richland 387,446 353,853 91.3 15,771 4.1 17,822 4.6
Saluda 19,067 16,255 85.3 2,649 13.9 163 0.8
Spartanburg 288,889 259,588 89.9 16,833 5.8 12,468 4.3
Sumter 99,648 94,072 94.4 3,374 3.4 2,202 2.2
Union 25,945 25,578 98.6 328 1.3 39 0.1
Williamsburg 29,696 28,715 96.7 666 2.2 315 1.1
York 249,680 231,208 92.6 10,682 4.3 7,790 3.1
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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 S1601.