Demographics

In Community Indicators VI, you’ll find a page entitled “A Village of 100.” While working with a total population of more than 260,000 Spartanburg County residents, we have transposed the percentages to a “village” with 100 inhabitants to describe our demographics in a more understandable manner. For instance, our village contains 49 males and 51 females. 75 are Caucasian, 21 are African American, 3 are Hispanic and one is Asian.

Spartanburg County Population Breakdown
Total Population (2002 Estimate) = 259,322


Gender
Female = 51.4%
Male = 48.6%


Age Distribution
Under 18 = 24.8%
Age 18 to 64 = 62.7%
Age 65 and Older = 12.5%


Race
Caucasian = 75.1%
Black or African American = 20.8%
Hispanic = 2.8%
Asian = 1.5%
Other = 1.4%
Persons reporting 2 or more races = 1%
Foreign Born Persons = 3.7%

 Spartanburg County Demographics