Central, SC has a population of 5,187 and is the 6,295th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,894 per sq mi which is 1184% higher than the South Carolina average and 1991% higher than the national average. The median age in Central is 25 which is approximately 36% lower than the South Carolina average of 39. In Central, 30% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 9% speak Spanish. 53% of Central residents were born in South Carolina, 35% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 10% were foreign born.