The City of Union had a population of 8,036 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Union is located at latitude 34.7235 and longitude -81.6248 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Union (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.97 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Union County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 640 feet.
The City of Union (GNIS ID: 2405625) 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 Union 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 Union: Union Station, Unionville.
|Population in Households||7,782|
|Population in Familes||6,084|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||254|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,328 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,907 (44.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,651 (38.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||770 (17.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$82,486|
|Average Home Value||$120,291|
|Median Household Income||$30,481|
|Average Household Income||$40,755|
|Per Capita Income||$17,794|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.17%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
The table below compares Union 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||# 68||83rd|
|Population Density1||# 124||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 145||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 292||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 245||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.