Spartanburg County SC Information


Spartanburg County Subdivisions

Spartanburg County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 311,771
Population in Households 303,543
Population in Familes 251,662
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,228
Population Density1 386
Diversity Index2 52


Median Household Income $49,047
Average Household Income $64,759
Per Capita Income $25,193


Total Housing Units 132,994 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 82,161 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 36,885 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 13,948 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $139,811
Average Home Value $181,345


Total Households 119,046
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 80,882
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.12% 1.16%
Households 1.05% 1.13%
Families 0.85% 1.01%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.68%


Spartanburg County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Spartanburg County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 5 91st
Population Density # 6 89th
Diversity Index # 32 33rd
Median Household Income # 15 70th
Per Capita Income # 16 67th

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