Chester County, SC has a population of 32,435 people with a median age of 41.3 and a median household income of $34,319. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Chester County, SC declined from 32,556 to 32,435, a 0.37% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,914 to $34,319, a 7.54% increase.
The population of Chester County, SC is 58.9% White, 37.2% Black, and 1.81% Hispanic. 1.49% of the people in Chester County, SC speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Chester County, SC are Limestone College, with 676 graduates, Newberry College, with 225 graduates, and University of South Carolina-Union, with 50 graduates.
The median property value in Chester County, SC is $89,300, and the homeownership rate is 73.3%. Most people in Chester County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 29 minutes. The average car ownership in Chester County, SC is 2 cars per household.
Chester County, SC is the 30th most populated county in South Carolina and borders Fairfield County, SC; Lancaster County, SC; Union County, SC; and York County, SC.