New Population Numbers For Madison County

The population of Madison County is becoming more racially diverse, according to new data recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau. The Herald Bulletin reports Madison County lost 1.1% of its population in the last decade. In Anderson, they’ve seen an increase in Black and Hispanic residents. Pendleton added 464 residents, an 11% increase, and Lapel grew by more than 12%, adding 257 residents.