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Woodruff, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The City of Woodruff had a population of 4,271 as of July 1, 2017. Woodruff ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Woodruff is located at latitude 34.7403 and longitude -82.0294 in Spartanburg County. The formal boundaries for the City of Woodruff (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Spartanburg County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 787 feet.

The City of Woodruff (GNIS ID: 2405787) 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.

South Carolina is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Woodruff is located within Woodruff Division of Spartanburg County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Woodruff population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Woodruff: Cross Roads, The Mill, Woodruff Tavern, Woodruffs, Woodruff's.

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Woodruff, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,271
Daytime Population: Workers 1,635
Daytime Population: Residents 2,878
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,513
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 4,123
Population in Familes 3,302
Population in Group Qrtrs 148
Population Density2 1,092
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $30,921
Average Household Income $41,721
Per Capita Income $16,693


Total Housing Units 1,891 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 915 (48.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 689 (36.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 287 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $78,824
Average Home Value $92,834


Total Households 1,604
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 1,015
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.6% 0.66%
Households 0.47% 0.62%
Families 0.3% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.87%
Per Capita Income   2.31%

Woodruff, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Woodruff to the other 396 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 108 73rd
Population Density # 108 73rd
Diversity Index # 69 83rd
Median Household Income # 310 22nd
Per Capita Income # 334 16th

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