Wellford Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Wellford: City in Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States

About

Wellford is a city located in the county of Spartanburg in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,378. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,774 inhabitants.

The city was created 182 years ago in 1839.

Wellford Quick Facts

Population : 2,774 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Spartanburg County
Phone Area Codes : 864
Water as percent of area : 0.43%
Land as percent of area : 99.57%
Altitude : 879 feet / 268 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1840 (182 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:40:40 (17th January 2022)
Postal code : 29385
Population growth : 14.28% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Wellford is located at 34°57'3"N 82°6'21"W (34.9509500, -82.1059400).

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Demographics

The population of Wellford increased by 14.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,378 - census
2011 2,421 1.78% estimation process
2012 2,438 0.7% estimation process
2013 2,456 0.73% estimation process
2014 2,477 0.85% estimation process
2015 2,508 1.24% estimation process
2016 2,545 1.45% estimation process
2017 2,595 1.93% estimation process
2018 2,664 2.59% estimation process
2019 2,718 1.99% estimation process
2020 2,774 2.02% estimation process

Wellford zip code is 29385. County name: Spartanburg, County fips: 45083

Welford, Wellford

People born in Wellford (1)

psychologist (1908-1996) Glenn A. Fry was born in Wellford

Schools in Wellford

College & universities near Wellford, SC

Code Name City ZIP
218830 Spartanburg Community College Spartanburg (SC) 29303

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Wellford, SC

Code Name Address Type
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL

Post offices near Wellford

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wellford Post Office Wellford (SC) 29385

Other cities in Spartanburg County

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

City Name Population Title
Spartanburg 37,317 County seat of Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States
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
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

Wellford distances to largest South Carolina cities