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Glendale, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Glendale Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Spartanburg County at latitude 34.9451 and longitude -81.8364. Spartanburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 692 feet.

The formal official name is the Glendale Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Glendale, South Carolina.

The U5 Census Class Code for Glendale indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name.. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Glendale Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Glendale: Berwicks Iron Works, Bivingsville, Buffingtons Iron Works, Pooles Iron Works, Rivingsville, Woffords Iron Works.

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Glendale, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 307
Population in Households 307
Population in Familes 261
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,445
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 111
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 81
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 130 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 79 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 32 (24.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 19 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $108,333
Average Home Value $157,911


Median Household Income $52,862
Average Household Income $62,739
Per Capita Income $24,839
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% 0.19%
Households 0.0% 0.18%
Families -0.29% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   1.21%
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.


Glendale, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glendale to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 321 19th
Population Density1 # 58 86th
Diversity Index2 # 371 6th
Median Household Income # 37 91st
Per Capita Income # 68 83rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.