Orangeburg demographics profile

StatisticOrangeburgSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,49714891
Median age28.338.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)34%56%55%
Speak English93%93%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%
Orangeburg, SC has a population of 13,478 and is the 3,106th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,497 per sq mi which is 915% higher than the South Carolina average and 1553% higher than the national average. The median age in Orangeburg is 28 which is approximately 27% lower than the South Carolina average of 39. In Orangeburg, 34% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 73% of Orangeburg residents were born in South Carolina, 23% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Orangeburg is 915% higher than South Carolina.
  • The median age in Orangeburg is 27% lower than South Carolina.
  • In Orangeburg 19.61% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Orangeburg 76.40% of the population is African American.
  • In Orangeburg 1.03% of the population is Asian.

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Orangeburg population breakdown by race

RaceOrangeburgSouth CarolinaNational
African American76.40%27.35%12.63%
American Indian0.37%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.10%0.06%0.18%
Mixed race1.62%2.07%3.06%
Other race0.87%1.51%4.75%
In Orangeburg, 3.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Orangeburg, SC demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).