dcsimg

People

Total Population 1,112
Male Share of the Population 42.8%
Female Share of the Population 57.2%
Senior Citizens 18%
Employed Population 16+ 466
Age of the Population 41

Families

% of people married 39.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $54,412
% Above Poverty Level 79.6%
% Below Poverty Level 20.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 25 minutes
% Working from Home 1.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.3%
Median Gross Rent $812
Median House Value $135,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 42%
US/American 0%
English 3.8%
Irish 8.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Prosperity Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 32 miles NW of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 80 miles SW of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Newberry
Standard Zip Codes 29127
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.209
Longitude -81.544

Prosperity 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 NEWBERRY
Distance 7.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 92 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Station PARR
Distance 14.5 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 54 F
Apr Temp 46 to 75 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 48 to 76 F
Annual Precip 45.7 inches
Station SALUDA
Distance 19.3 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 53 F
Apr Temp 48 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 47.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Prosperity, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Slighs (29127)

Stockman (29127)

Stoney Hill (29127)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Chapin 1,605 $60,069
Little Mountain 259 $71,667
Newberry 10,279 $38,899
Pomaria 102 $76,250
Saluda 3,585 $28,255
Silverstreet 158 $75,625

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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
  • Leadership (MS)
  • Nursing (RN to BSN)
  • Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
  • As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach.
Programs
  • AA/Early Childhood Education
  • BA/Early Childhood Education Administration
  • BA/Education Studies
  • You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.
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
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Push Your Creativity To The Next Level
Programs
  • Cat Training
  • Veterinary Assistant
  • Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • At Animal Behavior College (ABC), we're dedicated to helping animal lovers pursue animal careers.

Prosperity High Schools

MID-CAROLINA HIGH SCHOOL
6794 U. S. HWY. 76
803-364-2134
Serves 586 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.8

Study Online in Prosperity

Career and College Resources

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


Are you an official in the Prosperity 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