In 2017, Lancaster County, SC had a population of 86.5k people with a median age of 42 and a median household income of $50,557. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lancaster County, SC grew from 83,704 to 86,544, a 3.39% increase and its median household income grew from $46,852 to $50,557, a 7.91% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lancaster County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (21.7%), White (Hispanic) (3.93%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.7%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.957%). N/A% of the people in Lancaster County, SC speak a non-English language, and 98% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lancaster County, SC are University of South Carolina-Lancaster (168 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lancaster County, SC is $169,000, and the homeownership rate is 78.9%. Most people in Lancaster County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Lancaster County, SC is 2 cars per household.