South Carolina is home to more than 4 million residents, making it the 24th most populous of the 50 United States. South Carolina ranks 41st in total area (32,021.00 square miles) and 41st in population density (147.51 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 39.1 years, with 77.8% of the population 18 year and over.
According to Homefacts' records there are currently 17,425 criminal and sex offenders in South Carolina (approximately 36.89 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in South Carolina is 3.0% .