In 2017, Sumter, SC had a population of 40.3k people with a median age of 33.7 and a median household income of $38,562. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Sumter, SC declined from 40,760 to 40,286, a -1.16% decrease and its median household income grew from $38,538 to $38,562, a 0.0623% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Sumter, SC are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (48.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (42.3%), White (Hispanic) (3.14%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.37%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.69%). N/A% of the people in Sumter, SC speak a non-English language, and 97.5% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Sumter, SC is $141,000, and the homeownership rate is 52.5%. Most people in Sumter, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Sumter, SC is 2 cars per household.