In 2019, Richland County, SC had a population of 416k people with a median age of 33.8 and a median household income of $52,293. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Richland County, SC grew from 414,576 to 415,759, a 0.285% increase and its median household income grew from $52,159 to $52,293, a 0.257% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Richland County, SC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (47.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (41.4%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.03%), White (Hispanic) (2.53%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.38%). 0% of the households in Richland County, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
96.4% of the residents in Richland County, SC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Richland County, SC are University of South Carolina-Columbia (9,950 degrees awarded in 2019), Columbia College (217934) (543 degrees), and Columbia International University (428 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Richland County, SC was $176,200, and the homeownership rate was 59.2%. Most people in Richland County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Richland County, SC was 2 cars per household.