Anderson County

Anderson, SC: What you need to know

Just off Interstate 85 in northwest South Carolina is Anderson, a key city in The Upstate region. There are seven designated historic districts, and the economy is highlighted by more than 230 manufacturers that contribute to the city’s strong advanced manufacturing sector. Livability conveniences for residents include AnMed Health Medical Center, Anderson County Regional Airport, Anderson Mall and Anderson Sports & Entertainment Center, and students have access to high-ranking academic options through the Anderson County School System and Anderson University.


Anderson, SC City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 26,978
Median Age 38
Median Household Income $30,526
Median Home Price $125,000
Walkscore 31

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Anderson, SC Demographics

Median Population in Anderson, SC

Median Age 37.5%
Age 18 Over 76.3%
Age 21 Over 70.5%
Age 62 Over 21.7%
Age 65 Over 18.7%

Race in Anderson, SC

  Ethnicity White 60.6%
  Ethnicity Black 35.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 1.2%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 3.8%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 0.8%

Population By Gender in Anderson, SC

  Male 45.8%
  Female 54.2%

Language in Anderson, SC

  English Only 94.6%
  English Other 5.4%

Economics in Anderson, SC

  Median Household Income $30,526
  Median Home Price $125,000
  Homes Owned 49.3%
  Homes Rent 50.7%
  Median Property Rent $623

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Commute Types in Anderson, SC

  Walked 3%
  Worked at Home 2.2%
  Public Transportation 2.1%
  Other Means 1.3%
  Drove Alone 83.8%
  Carpooled 7.7%

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Total Employed Armed Forces: 15
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