The City of Seneca had a population of 8,257 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Seneca is located at latitude 34.6811 and longitude -82.9656 in Oconee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Seneca (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Oconee County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 951 feet.
The City of Seneca (GNIS ID: 2405444) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Seneca population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Seneca: Seneca City.
|Population in Households||8,079|
|Population in Familes||6,330|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||178|
|Average Household Size||2.25|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,229 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,086 (49.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,502 (35.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||641 (15.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$143,829|
|Average Home Value||$198,022|
|Median Household Income||$38,100|
|Average Household Income||$52,892|
|Per Capita Income||$22,333|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.47%|
The table below compares Seneca to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 67||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 104||74th|
|Diversity Index2||# 173||56th|
|Median Household Income||# 170||57th|
|Per Capita Income||# 106||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.