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Race and Ethnicity Distribution in Sumter

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 15,976

    White (Non-Hispanic)

  • 731

    Other (Hispanic)

  • 1,017

    White (Hispanic)

In 2020, Sumter, SC had 15,976 White (Non-Hispanic) residents, 21.85 times more than any other race or ethnicity.

731 Other (Hispanic) and 1,017 White (Hispanic) residents lived in Sumter, SC in 2020, which were the second and third largest ethnic groups.

Hispanic people 2,216 made up 5.6% of the population of Sumter, SC.

Foreign-born Population in Sumter

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2.8% 3,967

    2020 FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION

  • 2.8% 3,878

    2019 FOREIGN-BORN POPULATION

As of 2020, 2.8% of citizens in Sumter, SC (3,967) were born abroad. This was down from the national average of 13.5% and higher than 2.8% in 2019, which means there was a decline in the overseas-born population rate.

Foreign-born Population in Sumter by Country

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
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  • 2014
  • 1.Mexico

    62,463 ± 6,098 people

  • 2.India

    16,261 ± 3,125 people

  • 3.Honduras

    12,981 ± 2,793 people

In 2020, Mexico was the most common birthplace of foreign-born citizens of South Carolina, followed by India and Honduras.

62,463 South Carolina residents were born in Mexico, 16,261 in India, and 12,981 in Honduras.

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Population With Citizenship in Sumter

Source: census.gov
  • 2020
  • 2019
  • 2018
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  • 2014
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  • 98.7%

    2020 CITIZENSHIP

  • 98.6%

    2019 CITIZENSHIP

As of 2020, 98.7% of residents in Sumter, SC were US citizens. This was lower than the national average of 98.8% and higher than 98.6% in 2019, which means the rate of citizenship was raising.