In 2017, Lee County, SC had a population of 17.9k people with a median age of 41.7 and a median household income of $31,963. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lee County, SC declined from 18,189 to 17,897, a -1.61% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,169 to $31,963, a 2.55% increase.
The population of Lee County, SC is 62.6% Black or African American Alone, 32.6% White Alone, and 2.34% Hispanic or Latino. 2.21% of the people in Lee County, SC speak a non-English language, and 99.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Lee County, SC is $69,800, and the homeownership rate is 74.8%. Most people in Lee County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, SC is 2 cars per household.