Prosperity, Newberry County, South Carolina

Prosperity: City in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States of America

About

Prosperity is a city located in the county of Newberry in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,180. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,306 inhabitants.

The city was created 171 years ago in 1850.

Quick Facts about Prosperity

Population : 1,306 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Newberry County
Postal code : 29127
Phone Area Codes : 803
Water as percent of area : 0.09%
Land as percent of area : 99.91%
Altitude : 541 feet / 165 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1851 (171 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 03:46:47 (26th November 2022)
Population growth : 9.65% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Prosperity is located at 34°12'34"N 81°31'59"W (34.2093100, -81.5331600).

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Demographics

The population of Prosperity increased by 9.65% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,180 - census
2011 1,264 6.65% estimation process
2012 1,265 0.08% estimation process
2013 1,262 -0.24% estimation process
2014 1,270 0.63% estimation process
2015 1,274 0.31% estimation process
2016 1,277 0.23% estimation process
2017 1,291 1.08% estimation process
2018 1,292 0.08% estimation process
2019 1,292 0% estimation process
2020 1,306 1.07% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 72,592
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 69,443
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 72,454
April 1, 2010 Population : 69,442
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 23.4%
People over 65 (%) : 16.6%
Female persons, % : 51.9%
White only, percent : 75.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 13.8%
Asians alone % : 0.7%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 6.9%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 71.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 5,506
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 1.7%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 29,945

Prosperity zip code is 29127. County name: Newberry, County fips: 45071

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 29,945
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 69.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $120,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,102
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $355
2015-2019 median gross rent : $718
Permits for construction, 2020 : 162
2015-2019 Households : 25,917
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.67
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 4.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 74.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.8%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 16.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.4%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 107,939
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 257,358
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,112,531
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 754,994
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,670
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.3
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $49,250
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,178
Percentage of people living in poverty : 14.8%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 1,312
2019 total employment : 17,537
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 605,037
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 0.8%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 4,421
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 5,193
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,758
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,561
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 657
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 4,184
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 717
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,918
2010 population per square mile : 88.2
2010 land area in square miles : 787.67
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 41.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $189,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,196
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $395
2015-2019 median gross rent : $792
2015-2019 Households : 2,279
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 77.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 84.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 13.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 19.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.6%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 47.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 15,132
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 75,875
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 190,549
2012 total retail sales per capita : $38,557
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $41,109
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $21,729
Percentage of people living in poverty : 15.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 505
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 250
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 445
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 43
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 389
2010 population per square mile : 2,896.6
2010 land area in square miles : 1.70

People born in Prosperity (5)

People born in Prosperity, including politician Chad Connelly, United States federal judge Charles Cecil Wyche, baseball player John Buzhardt, .

List

  • Carl Edwards Jr. (American professional baseball player) he was born in 03/09/1991
  • Stuart Lake (American baseball coach) he was born in 01/01/2000

Schools in Prosperity

College & universities near Prosperity, SC

Code Name City ZIP
218414 Newberry College Newberry (SC) 29108

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Prosperity, SC

Code Name Address Type
CLB Columbia 850 Pulaski Street RAIL
CAM Camden 1060 West Dekalb Street RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
DNK Denmark 200 West Baruch Street RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL

Post offices near Prosperity

Post Office Name City ZIP
Prosperity Post Office Prosperity (SC) 29127

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Other cities in Newberry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newberry County , SC.

City Name Population Title
Newberry 10,141 City in South Carolina, United States
Whitmire 1,449 City in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States of America
Little Mountain 295 City in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States of America
Pomaria 178 Human settlement in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States of America
Silverstreet 166 Town in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States
Peak 65 Human settlement in Newberry County, South Carolina, United States of America
Smyrna 52 Human settlement in South Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Prosperity distances to largest South Carolina cities