Spartanburg Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Spartanburg: County seat of Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States

About

Spartanburg is a city located in the county of Spartanburg in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 37,013. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 37,317 inhabitants.

The city was created 191 years ago in 1830.

Spartanburg Quick Facts

Population : 37,317 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Spartanburg County
Postal code : 29306
Phone Area Codes : 864
Water as percent of area : 0.59%
Land as percent of area : 99.41%
Altitude : 807 feet / 246 meters
Capital city : Spartanburg is capital of Spartanburg County
Establishment : January 01, 1831 (191 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 08:27:02 (16th May 2022)
Population growth : 0.81% (2010-2020)
Spartanburg locator map
Location of Spartanburg on South Carolina map.
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Spartanburg collage
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Geography

Spartanburg is located at 34°56'58"N 81°55'55"W (34.9495700, -81.9320500).

Spartanburg map

Demographics

The population of Spartanburg increased by 0.81% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 37,013 - census
2011 36,849 -0.45% estimation process
2012 37,009 0.43% estimation process
2013 37,085 0.2% estimation process
2014 37,150 0.17% estimation process
2015 37,250 0.27% estimation process
2016 37,393 0.38% estimation process
2017 37,428 0.09% estimation process
2018 37,579 0.4% estimation process
2019 37,399 -0.48% estimation process
2020 37,317 -0.22% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 5,739
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 5,020
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 14.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 6,277
April 1, 2010 Population : 4,989
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 24.4%
People over 65 (%) : 18.0%
Female persons, % : 50.6%
White only, percent : 87.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 1.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.7%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 7.6%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 79.7%
2015-2019 Veterans : 370
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.5%

Spartanburg zip code is 29301. County name: Spartanburg, County fips: 45083

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 64.5%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $254,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,455
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $382
2015-2019 median gross rent : $943
2015-2019 Households : 1,936
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.82
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.9%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 86.6%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 19.4%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 10.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.8%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 59.2%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 13,808
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 96,483
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 415,589
2012 total retail sales per capita : $81,344
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 17.8
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $58,191
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,440
Percentage of people living in poverty : 6.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 623
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 337
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 153
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 558
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 133
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 416
2010 population per square mile : 390.5
2010 land area in square miles : 12.77

People born in Spartanburg (132)

People born in Spartanburg, including opera singer David Daniels, politician James A. Johnson, figure skater Angela Nikodinov, .

List

  • Celia Weston (American actress) she was born in 14/12/1951
  • William Westmoreland (United States Army general (1914-2005)) he was born in 26/03/1914
  • Arthur Prysock (American singer) he was born in 01/01/1924
  • Andrew B. Moore (American politician (1807-1873)) he was born in 07/03/1807
  • The One Man Gang (American professional wrestler) he was born in 12/02/1960
  • Landon Cohen (Player of American football) he was born in 03/08/1986
  • D. J. Moore (American football player, cornerback (b. 1987)) he was born in 22/03/1987
  • David Pearson (American racecar driver) he was born in 22/12/1934
  • Don Reno (musician) he was born in 21/02/1927
  • Rex White (American racecar driver) he was born in 17/08/1929
  • John H. Evins (American politician (1830-1884)) he was born in 18/07/1830
  • Larry Pearson (American stock car racing driver) he was born in 02/11/1953
  • Pierce M. B. Young (Confederate Army general) he was born in 15/11/1836
  • Samuel J. Nicholls (United States Representative) he was born in 07/05/1885
  • Steve Tolleson (American baseball player) he was born in 01/11/1983
  • Wilson Nesbitt (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1781
  • Gina Tolleson (Miss World 1990, 1st runner-up to Miss USA 1990) she was born in 01/06/1970
  • Al Rosen (Major League Baseball player, third baseman, Major League Baseball executive) he was born in 29/02/1924

Schools in Spartanburg

College & universities near Spartanburg, SC

Code Name City ZIP
217961 Converse College Spartanburg (SC) 29302-0006

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Spartanburg, SC

Code Name Address Type
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL

Post offices near Spartanburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Spartanburg Post Office Spartanburg (SC) 29306

Other cities in Spartanburg County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Spartanburg County , SC. (more)

City Name Population Title
Woodruff 4,507 City in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States
Lyman 3,796 Town in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Southern Shops 3,767 Census-designated place in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Duncan 3,715 Human settlement in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States of America
Saxon 3,424 Census-designated place in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Wellford 2,774 City in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States
Landrum 2,725 Town in South Carolina, United States of America
Pacolet 2,604 Town of the United States
Inman 2,480 City
Cowpens 2,465 Town of the United States
Roebuck 2,200 CDP in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States
Inman Mills 1,050 Census-designated place in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Chesnee 942 City in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States
Reidville 693 Human settlement in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States of America
Campobello 603 Human settlement in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States of America
Carlisle 406 Town in South Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Spartanburg distances to largest South Carolina cities