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-Growing economy
-Nearby college town
-Cost of living


-Crime rate
-Unattractive downtown
-Hot, humid summers

What Bert Has To Say About Anderson Metro Area

Anderson is one of the three small cities making up the old metro area triumvirate of Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, SC, the center of South Carolina’s so-called “Upstate” economic region. Anderson is the westernmost of the three, which were split in 2005. The Upstate region, formerly known for textiles and agriculture, has become one of the more prosperous manufacturing regions in the South. Led by BMW, which is actually located in nearby Greer between Greenville and Spartanburg, and Michelin in Spartanburg, the area has gained prominence in manufacturing auto parts, plastics, chemicals, and other fabricated products and materials. Such small manufacturing has become Anderson’s mainstay.


  • Profile: Small city
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 770
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Anderson
  • Zip Codes: Anderson (zip 29621)

Quick Facts About Anderson

    The unemployment rate in Anderson (zip 29621) is 5.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Anderson (zip 29621) jobs have Increased by 3.28 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Anderson (zip 29621)'s cost of living is 6.40% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Anderson (zip 29621)'s population is 40,388 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 21.35 percent.
    Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Anderson (zip 29621) is $150,100. Home appreciation the last year has been 3.00 percent.
    Anderson (zip 29621) public schools spend $11,595 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 12.1 students per teacher in Anderson (zip 29621).

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