In 2017, Union County, SC had a population of 27.8k people with a median age of 43.7 and a median household income of $37,493. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Union County, SC declined from 27,928 to 27,772, a -0.559% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,953 to $37,493, a 7.27% increase.
The population of Union County, SC is 65.1% White Alone, 30.9% Black or African American Alone, and 2.42% Two or More Races. 1.04% of the people in Union County, SC speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Union County, SC are University of South Carolina-Union (50 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Union County, SC is $75,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.2%. Most people in Union County, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Union County, SC is 2 cars per household.