In 2017, Richland County, SC had a population of 412k people with a median age of 33.6 and a median household income of $51,946. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Richland County, SC grew from 409,549 to 411,592, a 0.499% increase and its median household income declined from $52,030 to $51,946, a -0.161% decrease.
The population of Richland County, SC is 46.9% Black or African American Alone, 42.2% White Alone, and 5.16% Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Richland County, SC speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Richland County, SC are University of South Carolina-Columbia (8,921 degrees awarded in 2016), Columbia International University (395 degrees), and Benedict College (385 degrees).
The median property value in Richland County, SC is $168,200, and the homeownership rate is 59.3%. Most people in Richland County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Richland County, SC is 2 cars per household.