Spartanburg, South Carolina 

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-0.3% since 2020

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6.5 / 6.7

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Best Places to Live in Spartanburg, South Carolina

Spartanburg, South Carolina lies within Spartanburg County giving people a variety of culture attractions ranging from Croft State Park to Converse College combined with stores like Westgate Mall and local food spots like Old Europe Cafe & Bakery. Mid-sized-city - Northwest South Carolina near North Carolina border, 55 miles southwest of Charlotte, NC.
State: South Carolina
County: Spartanburg County
Metro Area: Spartanburg Metro Area
City: Spartanburg
Zip Codes: 29301 29303 29307 29302 29306 29369
Cost of Living: -18.8% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 910 ft above sea level

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Spartanburg, Sc Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Diverse economy
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Nearby recreation
Hot, humid summers
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Low educational attainment

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.


The unemployment rate in Spartanburg is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Spartanburg jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Spartanburg's cost of living is 18.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Spartanburg's Cost of Living

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

In the last Presidential election, Spartanburg county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.9% to 35.6%. More Voting Stats

Spartanburg's population is 37,317 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.3%. Learn More...

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

The median home cost in Spartanburg is Real Estate: $163,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.3%.

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

It's a good time to buy in Spartanburg. Home Appreciation is up 14.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Spartanburg is $163,200.
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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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