Springdale, South Carolina

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Springdale, South Carolina

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High Points

Springdale strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in South Carolina):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 6% Springdale Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 7% Springdale People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 9% Springdale Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Springdale Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 15% Springdale Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Springdale College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Springdale, South Carolina

Comparing Springdale to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in South Carolina (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 9
Age of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 9
Racial Diversity 8 3
Senior Citizens 8 9
Female Share of the Population 6 4
Male Share of the Population 5 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 8 10
Average Household Size 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 10
College Educated Adults 9 9
People Above Poverty 8 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 8
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 3
Housing Recently Built 7 6
People Living Alone 3 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 3 3
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 4 8
Low Violent Crime 2 7

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Springdale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 5 miles SW of Columbia, South Carolina (center to center)
Nearest Large City 89 miles S of Charlotte, North Carolina
County Lexington
Metro Area Columbia
Standard Zip Codes 29169
Phone Area Codes 803
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.959
Longitude -81.109

Springdale Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.8 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 92 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Distance 5.6 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 80 F
Jul Temp 72 to 95 F
Oct Temp 54 to 79 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
Station PELION 4 NW
Distance 19.1 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 56 F
Apr Temp 49 to 77 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 51 inches
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Springdale Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,877 100%
Male 1,373 47.7%
Female 1,504 52.3%
Under 18 569 19.8%
18+ 2,308 80.2%
65+ 549 19.1%
Median Age 42.4
Average Family Size 2.77
White 2,558 88.9%
African-American 223 7.8%
Asian 48 1.7%
American Indian & Alaskan 19 0.7%
Other 7 0.2%
Mixed Race 22 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 20 0.7%

Estimated Springdale Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,918
Growth 41
Growth % 1.4%

Springdale Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 25.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.8%
German 15.3%
English 11.8%
Irish 10.1%
European 5.5%
Scotch-Irish 4.5%
Scottish 2%
Italian 1.9%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Danish 1%
Dutch 0.9%
Polish 0.8%
Swiss 0.6%
Hungarian 0.5%
Swedish 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Dixiana (29169)
Kathwood (29169)
Pineridge (29169)
Saluda Gardens (29169)
Saluda Terrace (29169)
Westover Acres (29169)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Springdale 2,877 $57,014
Cayce 12,150 $43,560
Columbia 116,278 $39,589
Forest Acres 10,558 $62,026
Lexington 9,793 $65,694
South Congaree 2,266 $39,250
West Columbia 13,064 $40,253
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