In 2020, West Columbia, SC had a population of 17.8k people with a median age of 40.2 and a median household income of $44,282. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of West Columbia, SC grew from 17,641 to 17,782, a 0.799% increase and its median household income declined from $46,623 to $44,282, a −5.02% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in West Columbia, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.4%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (17.5%), White (Hispanic) (6.01%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.31%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.29%).
None of the households in West Columbia, SC reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
93.1% of the residents in West Columbia, SC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in N/A are Columbia Academy of Cosmetology (7 degrees awarded in 2017).
In 2020, the median property value in West Columbia, SC was $156,200, and the homeownership rate was 57.9%. Most people in West Columbia, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.1 minutes. The average car ownership in West Columbia, SC was 2 cars per household.