In 2018, Laurens, SC had a population of 8.91k people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $36,228. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Laurens, SC declined from 8,931 to 8,914, a -0.19% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,517 to $36,228, a 4.96% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Laurens, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (53.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (37.5%), Other (Hispanic) (3.28%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), and White (Hispanic) (2.01%). 0% of the households in Laurens, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 97.4% of the residents in Laurens, SC are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Laurens, SC was $90,800, and the homeownership rate was 50.2%. Most people in Laurens, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Laurens, SC was 2 cars per household.