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Demographics

People

Total Population1,151
Male Share of the Population47.1%
Female Share of the Population52.9%
Senior Citizens19.1%
Employed Population 16+458
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married42.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18.6%
Median Earnings25+$30,938
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$23,939

Wealth

Median Family Income$43,125
% Above Poverty Level80.7%
% Below Poverty Level19.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone27.3%
Median Gross Rent$804
Median House Value$132,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)45%
German15.1%
Irish7.8%
English3.1%
Italian1.8%
Dutch1%
Swedish0.6%
Swiss0.5%
Russian0.4%
French Except Basque0.3%
Czech0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
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Prosperity Almanac

CategoryValue
County Newberry County
Standard Zip Codes29127
Phone Area Codes803
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.21
Approximate Longitude-81.53

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)

StationNEWBERRY
Distance7.2 miles
Jan Temp30 to 54 F
Apr Temp46 to 75 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip49.3 inches
StationPARR
Distance14.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 54 F
Apr Temp46 to 75 F
Jul Temp69 to 93 F
Oct Temp48 to 76 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches
StationSALUDA
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp31 to 53 F
Apr Temp48 to 75 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip47.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Chapin1,566$57,361
Little Mountain219$76,250
Newberry10,338$39,367
Pomaria139$55,625
Saluda3,618$30,481
Silverstreet131$78,750

Prosperity Public Schools

Mid-carolina High
377 Cy Schumpert Road
ZIP: 29127
(803) 364-2134
High
Total Enrollment 780
Mid-carolina Middle
6794 Us Highway 76
ZIP: 29127
(803) 364-3634
Middle
Total Enrollment 598
Prosperity-rikard Elementary
381 South Wheeler Avenue
ZIP: 29127
(803) 364-2321
Primary
Total Enrollment 384
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