Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area SC Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Spartanburg, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 328,938
Population in Households 320,276
Population in Familes 264,642
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,662
Population Density1 249
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 125,996
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 85,769
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 142,286 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 85,933 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 40,063 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 16,290 (11.4%)
Median Home Value $123,235
Average Home Value $163,234


Median Household Income $43,015
Average Household Income $58,155
Per Capita Income $22,752
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.78% 0.82%
Households 0.62% 0.73%
Families 0.43% 0.61%
Median Household Income   1.48%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.