Saxon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Saxon Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Spartanburg County at latitude 34.9612 and longitude -81.9673. Spartanburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 856 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Saxon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Saxon: Saxon Mills.Photos of the local Saxon, SC area
Also See: Arcadia, SC ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||3,306|
|Population in Familes||2,599|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||267|
|Average Household Size||2.86|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||1,415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||551 (38.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||603 (42.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||260 (18.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$60,348|
|Average Home Value||$63,521|
|Median Household Income||$23,765|
|Average Household Income||$31,566|
|Per Capita Income||$11,358|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.57%|
|Per Capita Income||1.61%|
The table below compares Saxon 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.
|Total Population||# 117||71st|
|Population Density1||# 52||87th|
|Diversity Index2||# 6||99th|
|Median Household Income||# 375||5th|
|Per Capita Income||# 391||1st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.