dcsimg

People

Total Population 596
Male Share of the Population 44.1%
Female Share of the Population 55.9%
Senior Citizens 41.3%
Employed Population 16+ 224
Age of the Population 60

Families

% of people married 43.8%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 42.5%
Median Earnings25+ $26,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,667

Wealth

Median Family Income $47,188
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 6.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 35.4%
Median Gross Rent $907
Median House Value $272,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.6%
US/American 0%
English 30.9%
Irish 12.9%

Saluda Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 26 miles N of Greenville, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 85 miles W of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Polk
Standard Zip Codes 28773
Phone Area Codes 828
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.236
Longitude -82.349

Saluda Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station TRYON
Distance 7 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 52 F
Apr Temp 46 to 74 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 65.4 inches
Station FLETCHER 2 NE
Distance 16.6 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 49 F
Apr Temp 40 to 69 F
Jul Temp 61 to 84 F
Oct Temp 42 to 69 F
Annual Precip 45.2 inches
Station CAESARS HEAD
Distance 18.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 79 F
Oct Temp 47 to 64 F
Annual Precip 75.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chimney Rock 111 $65,795
Columbus 1,506 $41,250
Hendersonville 13,350 $50,763
Lake Lure 1,375 $67,656
Laurel Park 2,696 $75,441
Tryon 1,681 $58,750
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.
camnpus icon
Nashville
Visit School Site
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • Bookkeeping
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • HVACR Technician
  • Advance your career with our affordable, self-paced, career-focused distance education programs.
Study Online in Saluda
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Saluda Government Officials


Are you an official in the Saluda government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104