Ehrhardt, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 614. Estimated population in 2021: 575 (-6.4% change)
Males: 267 (43.5%), Females: 347 (56.5%)

Bamberg County

Zip code: 29081

Median resident age: 44.0 years
Median household income: $22,813
Median house value: $68,900

Races in Ehrhardt:

  • Black (56.8%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (39.4%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (12.1%), English (7.2%), United States (6.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.9%), Irish (2.3%), Italian (1.5%).

Elevation: 146 feet

Land area: 3.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ehrhardt

  • High school or higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 34.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ehrhardt town

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 47.7%
  • Separated: 8.1%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 3.4%

0.8% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +28 (+4.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ehrhardt:

  • BAMBERG COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; BAMBERG, SC)
  • ALLENDALE COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; FAIRFAX, SC)
  • HAMPTON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; VARNVILLE, SC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ehrhardt:

  • BEAUFORT MCAS /MERRITT FIELD/ (about 48 miles; BEAUFORT, SC; Abbreviation: NBC)
  • COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN (about 58 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Abbreviation: CAE)
  • MC ENTIRE ANGS (about 59 miles; EASTOVER, SC; Abbreviation: MMT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ehrhardt:

  • BAMBERG COUNTY (about 16 miles; BAMBERG, SC; Abbreviation: 99N)
  • HAMPTON-VARNVILLE (about 17 miles; HAMPTON, SC; Abbreviation: 3J0)
  • ALLENDALE COUNTY (about 20 miles; ALLENDALE, SC; Abbreviation: 88J)
Amtrak station near Ehrhardt:

  • 19 miles: DENMARK (200 W. BARUCH ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ehrhardt:

  • SOUTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; ORANGEBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,971)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT AIKEN (about 59 miles; AIKEN, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,636)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT COLUMBIA (about 62 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 19,682)
  • MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 64 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,958)
  • BENEDICT COLLEGE (about 65 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,880)
  • TRIDENT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 66 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,925)
  • CHARLESTON SOUTHERN UNIVERSITY (about 70 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,191)
Private high school in Ehrhardt:

  • ANDREW JACKSON ACADEMY (Students: 149; Location: HWY 601 BOX 98; Grades: KG – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Ehrhardt:

  • EHRHARDT ELEMENTARY (Students: 146; Location: GENERAL DELIVERY; Grades: PK – 06)

 

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