South Carolina 2011 Black or African American Alone Population By County

Updated on December 2, 2021.

The US Census Bureau estimated that the Black or African American Alone population in South Carolina was 1,312,403 in 2011, and represented 28.09% of South Carolina's 4,672,655 population in 2011. Richland County had the highest number of the Black or African American Alone population (181,825 residents), followed by Charleston County with 106,314 residents, and Greenville County with 84,211 residents. McCormick County had the smallest number of the Black or African American Alone population (4,972 residents) in 2011.

Hover over or click on the counties to see the number and percentage of each county's Black or African American Alone population. The data can also be filtered, sorted, and explored further in a table below.

You can see similar information for other states and also by state for the US.

Check the following page to see this information for other racial groups, and also for the different ethnicity groups in the United States.

South Carolina 2011 Black or African American Alone Population By County
See also Population estimate for other years:
Table of South Carolina 2011 Black or African American Alone Population By County
Items per page:
0 of 0
County Black Alone Population % of County Population
Abbeville 7089 28.25
Aiken 39928 24.7
Allendale 7553 73.78
Anderson 31039 16.49
Bamberg 9705 61.39
Barnwell 9969 44.38
Beaufort 32211 19.66
Berkeley 46546 25.32
Calhoun 6469 42.85
Charleston 106314 29.74
Cherokee 11378 20.43
Chester 12363 37.6
Chesterfield 15188 32.66
Clarendon 17338 49.95
Colleton 15117 39.32
Darlington 28371 41.62
Dillon 14820 46.67
Dorchester 36232 25.85
Edgefield 9976 37.09
Fairfield 13985 59.28
Florence 57502 41.77
Georgetown 20135 33.45
Greenville 84211 18.35
Greenwood 22146 31.71
Hampton 11268 54.18
Horry 37744 13.7
Jasper 11603 45.86
Kershaw 15549 25.03
Lancaster 18478 23.73
Laurens 17231 25.93
Lee 12230 64.75
Lexington 38965 14.63
McCormick 4972 49.64
Marion 18468 56.35
Marlboro 14641 51.21
Newberry 11801 31.46
Oconee 5622 7.57
Orangeburg 57457 62.65
Pickens 7976 6.66
Richland 181825 46.7
Saluda 5258 26.56
Spartanburg 59593 20.82
Sumter 50530 47.09
Union 8993 31.39
Williamsburg 22392 65.66
York 44222 19.22