In 2021, Beaufort County, SC had a population of 186k people with a median age of 46.7 and a median household income of $74,199. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Beaufort County, SC declined from 189,732 to 186,007, a −1.96% decrease and its median household income grew from $71,430 to $74,199, a 3.88% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Beaufort County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (67.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (16.7%), Other (Hispanic) (4.45%), White (Hispanic) (4.17%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.45%).
None of the households in Beaufort County, 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.
95.7% of the residents in Beaufort County, SC are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Beaufort County, SC was $328,500, and the homeownership rate was 75%.
Most people in Beaufort County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Beaufort County, SC was 2 cars per household.