Population with Income Below Poverty Level by County 2010-2019

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County 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
South Carolina 813,939 18.1 852,999 18.8 837,327 18.3 858,553 18.5 838,065 17.9 796,609 16.8 739,574 15.3 750,359 15.4 750,582 15.2 695,259 13.9
Abbeville 4,694 19.1 4,986 20.4 4,911 20.2 4,918 20.3 5,178 21.4 4,617 19.1 3,689 15.3 4,850 20.3 4,545 19.1 3,508 14.8
Aiken 27,966 17.7 31,892 20.2 27,465 17.1 29,553 18.3 26,875 16.6 29,497 18.1 28,039 17 24,465 14.8 25,095 15 21,071 12.5
Allendale 3,646 40.4 3,539 39.9 3,562 41.1 3,616 42.4 3,328 39.9 3,312 41 3,013 38.2 2,892 36.7 2,901 37.3 2,313 30.2
Anderson 34,446 18.7 29,142 15.7 33,021 17.7 31,258 16.7 31,752 16.7 32,807 17.2 29,703 15.4 28,083 14.4 28,843 14.6 25,717 12.9
Bamberg 4,126 27.6 4,428 29.5 4,325 29.2 4,430 30.7 4,209 29.7 4,534 32.7 3,885 28.4 3,631 26.5 3,605 26.7 3,226 24.2
Barnwell 6,780 30.4 5,319 24.1 6,304 28.8 5,455 25 5,843 27 5,837 27.3 4,789 22.6 5,833 27.7 4,661 22.4 5,115 24.9
Beaufort 20,390 13 20,549 12.9 21,292 13.1 23,447 14.1 22,025 12.9 22,498 12.9 18,326 10.3 19,418 10.7 19,881 10.9 18,979 10.2
Berkeley 26,217 15 27,721 15.5 25,549 13.8 29,750 15.7 26,592 13.7 25,852 13 25,313 12.3 25,085 11.7 27,687 12.8 23,953 10.7
Calhoun 2,767 18.5 3,003 20 2,977 20.1 2,939 19.7 2,841 19.3 3,114 21.3 2,370 16.2 2,646 18.2 2,647 18.4 2,613 18.2
Charleston 63,867 18.7 66,260 19.1 63,775 18 63,040 17.4 62,336 16.8 56,459 14.9 57,691 15 51,780 13.3 55,971 14.2 46,853 11.7
Cherokee 11,246 20.6 12,346 22.5 12,331 22.4 13,348 24.3 12,295 22.3 11,195 20.3 10,318 18.6 11,258 20.2 9,394 16.8 8,951 16
Chester 6,824 20.8 9,597 29.4 8,019 24.8 6,980 21.6 7,209 22.5 8,203 25.7 6,328 19.8 6,178 19.3 5,830 18.2 5,651 17.7
Chesterfield 10,910 23.7 11,585 25.2 11,355 25 12,067 26.5 11,991 26.4 10,653 23.5 9,310 20.5 9,993 22.1 9,453 20.9 8,937 19.9
Clarendon 9,247 27.8 7,569 22.9 9,826 30 8,915 27.3 8,793 27 8,191 25.4 8,045 24.9 7,526 23.2 8,520 26.4 8,053 25.1
Colleton 8,677 22.6 10,743 28.1 8,283 22 8,956 24 8,566 23 8,601 23.1 8,774 23.4 8,325 22.4 7,440 20 7,823 21
Darlington 15,571 23.2 15,988 23.9 16,894 25.3 18,755 28.2 16,800 25.3 14,194 21.5 13,878 21.1 14,391 21.9 15,356 23.5 12,767 19.6
Dillon 8,302 26.2 10,286 32.9 8,695 28 8,325 27.1 9,141 29.8 9,581 31.2 7,757 25.6 9,004 29.8 9,648 32.1 8,022 26.8
Dorchester 15,859 11.7 17,843 12.9 15,930 11.4 19,017 13.3 18,717 12.8 20,380 13.6 14,329 9.5 15,362 10 17,466 11 14,871 9.3
Edgefield 4,939 20.6 4,657 19.6 4,932 21.1 4,630 19.7 4,122 17.5 4,459 18.9 4,180 17.7 4,146 17.3 4,489 18.5 3,839 15.7
Fairfield 5,507 23.4 5,295 22.8 5,537 24.1 5,245 23.1 5,231 23.1 5,180 23 4,715 21.2 4,287 19.3 5,219 23.7 4,198 19.1
Florence 29,054 21.7 28,655 21.3 26,967 20 27,126 20.1 26,454 19.5 27,558 20.3 24,811 18.3 25,235 18.6 24,375 18 22,950 17
Georgetown 12,065 20.3 13,289 22.4 11,814 19.8 12,749 21.3 11,811 19.6 11,713 19.3 9,222 15.2 10,418 17.1 12,064 19.6 10,842 17.5
Greenville 68,073 15.4 71,212 15.8 74,268 16.3 74,913 16.2 69,140 14.7 66,299 13.8 53,113 10.9 61,200 12.4 55,837 11.1 54,815 10.7
Greenwood 14,861 22.1 13,633 20.2 14,055 20.9 17,211 25.6 14,844 22.1 12,878 19.1 14,687 21.7 12,431 18.3 12,455 18.3 12,277 18
Hampton 4,625 23.7 5,458 28.3 5,105 26.6 5,139 27.3 4,469 23.8 4,373 23.6 4,104 22.3 4,548 25.1 4,637 25.8 4,136 23.2
Horry 52,095 19.5 51,367 18.8 54,748 19.6 54,572 19.1 52,066 17.6 50,839 16.7 47,767 15 52,862 16.1 48,595 14.3 44,197 12.7
Jasper 6,059 25.9 6,105 25.8 6,137 25.2 6,835 27.2 6,285 24.5 6,122 23.2 5,570 20.7 5,348 19.9 5,263 19 4,941 17.2
Kershaw 11,200 18.3 11,407 18.5 9,961 16.1 10,125 16.3 10,894 17.4 9,741 15.5 9,941 15.6 9,309 14.4 9,431 14.5 9,088 13.8
Lancaster 14,688 19.7 13,988 18.5 15,295 19.9 14,696 18.8 15,925 19.7 12,001 14.4 11,381 13 12,319 13.6 12,446 13.3 11,258 11.8
Laurens 12,520 19.5 14,819 23.1 13,986 21.9 14,737 23 13,557 21.1 12,124 18.9 11,753 18.2 14,138 21.9 12,768 19.7 12,447 19.1
Lee 4,670 27.1 5,186 30.4 4,989 29.8 5,378 32.8 4,548 27.8 4,581 28.3 4,443 27.7 4,075 25.8 4,376 28.1 3,890 25.4
Lexington 33,587 12.9 38,243 14.5 39,034 14.6 34,587 12.8 37,932 13.8 36,805 13.2 33,254 11.7 33,761 11.7 36,432 12.5 35,210 11.9
McCormick 1,871 21 1,710 19.6 1,906 22.1 1,889 21.9 2,105 24.6 1,640 19.2 1,538 18.1 1,560 18.5 1,564 18.6 1,533 18.1
Marion 9,657 29.5 10,295 31.6 8,390 26 9,762 30.7 9,517 30.1 7,663 24.4 7,915 25.2 8,522 27.5 7,841 25.5 7,562 24.9
Marlboro 8,464 33.1 8,191 32.5 7,062 28.4 7,709 31.3 7,700 31.4 6,838 28.2 6,743 28.1 6,717 28 7,104 30 6,750 28.9
Newberry 6,911 19 7,317 20 6,361 17.5 7,170 19.8 7,084 19.4 6,997 19.1 6,967 18.9 7,080 19 6,362 17.1 5,198 14
Oconee 10,037 13.6 13,953 19 12,955 17.5 12,484 16.8 12,986 17.5 13,493 18 11,021 14.6 12,237 16 11,159 14.4 10,268 13.1
Orangeburg 23,765 26.7 21,439 24.2 22,196 25.2 22,501 25.7 26,705 30.8 20,575 24 19,239 22.7 20,595 24.4 21,733 25.9 21,821 26.3
Pickens 19,018 17 22,193 19.8 21,012 18.7 21,060 18.7 22,174 19.5 20,751 18.1 17,297 14.9 17,775 15.3 19,471 16.6 18,055 15.3
Richland 60,307 17 66,542 18.6 61,197 16.9 68,491 18.6 59,816 16.1 59,495 15.8 61,910 16.4 64,234 16.9 64,210 16.7 62,567 16.2
Saluda 3,795 19.3 3,709 18.9 3,428 17.4 4,396 22.1 4,072 20.6 3,623 18.3 3,329 16.7 3,625 18 3,017 14.9 3,247 16.1
Spartanburg 47,656 17.2 53,098 19 54,389 19.4 52,982 18.7 50,359 17.7 43,326 15 45,637 15.6 41,025 13.7 41,706 13.6 40,129 12.9
Sumter 21,875 20.9 18,429 17.6 20,990 19.9 21,893 20.8 24,393 23.2 20,492 19.6 21,320 20.4 19,818 19.1 19,418 18.7 18,444 17.8
Union 5,306 18.7 5,730 20.3 6,102 22 5,143 18.7 5,376 19.6 6,305 23.2 5,756 21.2 4,871 18 5,485 20.4 5,347 19.9
Williamsburg 10,583 32.2 10,062 30.9 9,924 30.9 10,562 33.4 8,838 28.3 10,422 33.6 9,141 29.8 8,050 26.8 7,726 26 8,148 27.8
York 29,216 13.1 34,223 15.1 30,075 13 29,799 12.7 35,172 14.6 30,789 12.5 27,264 10.7 29,456 11.2 26,453 9.8 23,679 8.6