In 2019, Lee County, SC had a population of 17.4k people with a median age of 41.8 and a median household income of $32,371. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Lee County, SC declined from 17,606 to 17,365, a −1.37% decrease and its median household income grew from $31,651 to $32,371, a 2.27% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lee County, SC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (63.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (32.4%), Other (Hispanic) (1.47%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.24%), and White (Hispanic) (0.507%). 0% of the households in Lee County, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
99.3% of the residents in Lee County, SC are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Lee County, SC was $78,800, and the homeownership rate was 74.7%. Most people in Lee County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Lee County, SC was 2 cars per household.