Anderson SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

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Anderson, South Carolina Info Snack

Anderson is a city in and the county seat of Anderson County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 26,686 at the 2010 census, and the city was the center of an urbanized area of 75,702. It is one of the principal cities in the Greenville-Anderson--Mauldin Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 824,112 at the 2010 census. It is further included in the larger Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, South Carolina Combined Statistical Area, with a total population of 1,266,995, at the 2010 census. Anderson is just off Interstate 85 and is 120 miles (190 km) from Atlanta and 140 miles (230 km) from Charlotte.
Population
27,011
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
23.2%
Median Home
$123,200
Median Income
$32,655
Median Rent
$693

Rankings for Anderson in South Carolina

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Map Of Anderson, SC

Population over time in Anderson

Year Population % Change
2017 27,011 -0.7%
2016 27,206 0.8%
2015 26,978 0.7%
2014 26,798 0.4%
2013 26,699 0.3%
2012 26,626 -0.3%
2011 26,718 0.6%
2010 26,566 -

Crime in Anderson Per 100k

Crime Anderson SC USA
Violent Crime 652.8 506.2 382.9
Murder 7.2 7.8 5.3
Robbery 72.1 77.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 522.9 371.5 248.9
Property Crime 6008.4 3195.9 2362.0
Burglary 825.9 623.1 430.4
Larceny 4724.5 2289.1 1694.0
Car Theft 458.0 283.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Anderson

White
60.6% (16,361)
African American
32.2% (8,707)
American Indian
0.1% (37)
Asian
0.4% (108)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
2.3% (612)
Hispanic
4.4% (1,175)
Race Anderson SC USA
White 60.6% 63.8% 61.5%
African American 32.2% 27.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 1.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.4% 5.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Anderson, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.3% (386,257)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.2% (194,479)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.0% (486,198)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (353,844)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.7% (316,028)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.2% (383,556)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (234,995)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (248,501)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (56,723)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (37,815)
Income Anderson SC USA
Less than $10,000 14.3% 8.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.2% 5.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.0% 11.5% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 11.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.7% 14.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.2% 18.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 11.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 11.5% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Anderson

Female
54.3% (14,678)
Male
45.7% (12,332)
Gender Anderson SC USA
Female 54.3% 51.4% 50.8%
Male 45.7% 48.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Anderson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,626)
9-12th Grade
12.5% (3,378)
High School / GED
27.3% (7,367)
Some College
22.7% (6,123)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (2,058)
Bachelor's Degree
15.7% (4,237)
Master's Degree
6.2% (1,665)
Professional Degree
1.5% (401)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (152)
Education Anderson SC USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 12.5% 9.0% 7.2%
High School / GED 27.3% 29.4% 27.3%
Some College 22.7% 20.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 9.3% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 15.7% 17.2% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.2% 7.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.5% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.1% 1.4%

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