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People

Total Population 5,170
Male Share of the Population 45.3%
Female Share of the Population 54.7%
Senior Citizens 6.9%
Employed Population 16+ 2,446
Age of the Population 24

Families

% of people married 21.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 33.2%
Median Earnings25+ $20,800
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,615
Median Earnings With High School Degree $16,845

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,268
% Above Poverty Level 59.6%
% Below Poverty Level 40.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home 0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.9%
% Using Public Transportation 1.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 35.6%
Median Gross Rent $704
Median House Value $107,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 35.3%
US/American 0%
English 13.8%
Irish 9.9%

Central Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles W of Greenville, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 114 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia
County Pickens
Metro Area Greenville - Spartanburg - Anderson
Standard Zip Codes 29630
Phone Area Codes 864
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.724
Longitude -82.781

Central 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 CLEMSON UNIVERSITY
Distance 4.5 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 52 F
Apr Temp 47 to 73 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 54 inches
Station ANDERSON
Distance 14.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 53 F
Apr Temp 45 to 73 F
Jul Temp 67 to 91 F
Oct Temp 47 to 74 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
Station WALHALLA
Distance 17.3 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 52 F
Apr Temp 42 to 73 F
Jul Temp 64 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 73 F
Annual Precip 60.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Clemson 14,254 $83,801
Liberty 3,262 $39,688
Norris 803 $39,688
Pendleton 3,061 $40,833
Seneca 8,147 $53,864
Six Mile 928 $83,942
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Central High Schools

D W DANIEL HIGH SCHOOL
1819 SIX MILE HWY
864-654-2362
Serves 951 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.9

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