Living in Spartanburg, SC

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Spartanburg SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Spartanburg, SC Cost Of Living

90
Spartanburg's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Spartanburg, South Carolina Info Snack

Spartanburg is the most populous city in and the seat of Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States, and the 12th-largest city by population in the state. The city of Spartanburg has a municipal population of 37,013, and Spartanburg County has an urban population of 180,786 as of the 2010 census. The Spartanburg Metropolitan Statistical Area, including Spartanburg and Union counties, had a population of 317,057 as of the 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates.
Population
37,370
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
24.4%
Median Home
$116,800
Median Income
$38,325
Median Rent
$770

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Rankings for Spartanburg in South Carolina

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Map Of Spartanburg, SC

Population over time in Spartanburg

Year Population % Change
2017 37,370 -0.0%
2016 37,384 -0.5%
2015 37,570 0.3%
2014 37,465 0.7%
2013 37,216 -0.5%
2012 37,386 0.1%
2011 37,333 -0.2%
2010 37,409 -0.2%
2009 37,488 -

Race / Ethnicity in Spartanburg

White
44.4% (16,595)
African American
47.6% (17,802)
American Indian
0.4% (153)
Asian
2.0% (756)
Hawaiian
0.0% (11)
Other
0.0% (15)
Two Or More
1.3% (497)
Hispanic
4.1% (1,541)
Race Spartanburg SC USA
White 44.4% 63.7% 61.1%
African American 47.6% 26.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.0% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.3% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.1% 5.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Spartanburg, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
11.1% (413,186)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (275,864)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.5% (542,199)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (448,127)
$35,000 to $49,999
17.0% (636,516)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (592,290)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.0% (372,136)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.1% (228,706)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (101,647)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (126,325)
Income Spartanburg SC USA
Less than $10,000 11.1% 7.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.5% 10.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 11.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 17.0% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.0% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.1% 12.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Spartanburg

Female
53.7% (20,075)
Male
46.3% (17,295)
Gender Spartanburg SC USA
Female 53.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spartanburg for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,494)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (4,110)
High School / GED
27.0% (10,089)
Some College
20.0% (7,474)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (3,363)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (6,726)
Master's Degree
7.0% (2,615)
Professional Degree
2.0% (747)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (747)
Education Spartanburg SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

2 Reviews & Comments About Spartanburg

Overall User Rating
5.0
/5

Ethan Bayne

I live in Spartanburg SC!! love it here in this beautiful town!!


shawn&alisha porter

I live in Spartanburg sc it's great here I love it

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