Spartanburg, South Carolina 

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Population

37,384

-0.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.3%

Median Income

$34,092

Median Home Price

$115,700

Best Places to Live in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Mid-sized-city - Northwest South Carolina near North Carolina border, 55 miles southwest of Charlotte, NC. May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Spartanburg, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Diverse economy
Cost of living
Nearby recreation
Cons
Hot, humid summers
Crime rates
Low educational attainment
 $173,000 
608 Union St
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1877 SqFt
 $189,900 
327 Rosecrest Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1596 SqFt
 $210,000 
4663 Schirra Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 3100 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Spartanburg Metro Area

Spartanburg is the prosperous business and commercial center of the old metro area triad Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson. For many years mainly a textile milling and agriculture center, the economy has made the turn to bring in more new-economy businesses, as well as strengthen the old ones. Spartanburg is still a major center for agriculture processing and shipping, most particularly peaches and other orchard fruit. Most of the textile mills are gone, but it still remains the headquarters of textile leader Milliken, which also operates a research facility in the city.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Spartanburg
Zip Codes: 29301 29303 29307 29302 29306 29369
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 910 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Spartanburg is 3.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Spartanburg jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Spartanburg's cost of living is 19.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Spartanburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Spartanburg, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Spartanburg county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Spartanburg's population is 37,384 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Spartanburg is $115,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Spartanburg public schools spend $14,539 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Spartanburg. More Education



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Housing Market in Spartanburg

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Reviews for Spartanburg   26 Reviews
You be the judge - 2/5/2020
The library system is the stellar but numbers shown here are just wrong or are outdated- the area has exploded and with growth and costs are way up and services way... Read More

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Enjoy life here - 7/26/2018
Made the choice to move here 3 years ago. I am single and retired and the cost of living here is much better than a lot of places. Less traffic, unemployment rate is... Read More

Love It! - 6/17/2016
We moved here, from another state, 6 years ago. We love it! Real Estate is so economical. The weather is nice, year round. Summers do get hot. Great hospitals. The... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SPARTANBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA
29301 29303 29307 29302 29306 29369

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