Bradley, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 170. Population change since 2000: -0.6%
Males: 94  (55.5%)
Females: 76  (44.5%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip code: 29819

Estimated median household income in 2012: $74,225 (it was $43,542 in 2000)
Bradley:

$74,225
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,224 (it was $15,225 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,445 (it was $81,100 in 2000)
Bradley:

$78,445
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $84,807; Detached houses: $84,267; Mobile homes: $85,972
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  • White alone - 110 (64.7%)
  • Black alone - 57 (33.5%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.8%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bradley: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (17.4%), United States (17.4%), German (9.9%), Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 584 feet

Land area: 7.84 square miles.

Population density: 22 people per square mile   (very low).

Bradley, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Bradley:

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 19.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bradley CDP:

  • Never married: 18.8%
  • Now married: 37.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 43.9%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Bradley, South Carolina as of June 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bradley to the number of sex offenders is 24 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,205 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $500 (0.6%)

Bradley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Augusta, GA (42.6 miles , pop. 138,000).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (113.6 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (568.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Troy, SC (2.3 miles) , Promised Land, SC (2.4 miles ), McCormick, SC (3.1 miles ), Greenwood, SC (3.3 miles ), Fairforest, SC (3.4 miles ), Abbeville, SC (3.5 miles ), Kirksey, SC (3.5 miles ), Willington, SC (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 34.05 N, Longitude: 82.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 864

Bradley household income distribution Bradley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.3%
South Carolina:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Other services, except public administration (35%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (46%)
  • Other services, except public administration (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)

Average climate in Bradley, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bradley-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 17% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.4 miles away from the Bradley place center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1973, a category F4 tornado 15.7 miles away from the place center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bradley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 18.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 144.7 miles away from Bradley center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 155.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 196.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 140.7 miles away from Bradley center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 302.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greenwood County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bradley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bradley:

  • LUTHERAN HOSPICE OF UPPER SAVANNAH (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MC CORMICK, SC)
  • GREENWOOD TRANSITIONAL REHABILITATION UNIT (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)
  • GREENWOOD DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)
  • MAGNOLIA MANOR - GREENWOOD (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)
  • HOSPICE CARE OF THE PIEDMONT, (Hospital, about 10 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)
  • HOME HEALTH SERVICES OF SELF REGIONAL HEALTHCARE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)
  • SELF REGIONAL HEALTHCARE Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; GREENWOOD, SC)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bradley:

  • Lander University (about 12 miles; Greenwood, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,870)
  • Piedmont Technical College (about 14 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 4,831)
  • Anderson University (about 40 miles; Anderson, SC; FT enrollment: 2,510)
  • Aiken Technical College (about 43 miles; Graniteville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,107)
  • Georgia Regents University (about 43 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 6,862)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 43 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Augusta Technical College (about 45 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 3,494)

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Notable location: United States Forest Service Bradley Work Center (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Cedar Grove Cemetery (1), Mount Pleasant Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Coleman Branch (A), Chiles Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Greenwood County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 69.8. This is about average.

City:

69.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 12.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00468. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00468
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.5%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.8% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.7%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Bradley compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Bradley travel time to work - commute Bradley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (71%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Wood (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Bradley:

(Bradley, South Carolina Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Bradley CDP (based on Greenwood County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.96%
Here: 58.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)International Pentecostal Holiness Church
Adherents53.6%17.7%5.4%5.2%4.2%
Congregations31.0%19.8%6.0%8.6%9.5%
NameCatholic ChurchAssociation Reformed Presbyterian Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents3.2%1.5%1.3%1.2%6.5%
Congregations0.9%3.4%0.9%0.9%19.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 15
Greenwood County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 9
Greenwood County:

1.32 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Greenwood County:

5.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 57
Here:

8.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.2%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Greenwood County:

30.5%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.3%
State:

13.4%

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,481 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Abbeville County, SC  0.53% ($32,578 average AGI)
from Laurens County, SC  0.43% ($25,981)
from Greenville County, SC  0.33% ($22,200)


5.08% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,478 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.08%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenville County, SC  0.53% ($32,477 average AGI)
to Abbeville County, SC  0.44% ($29,813)
to Laurens County, SC  0.41% ($27,960)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bradley:

  • WCZZ (1090 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: KEENE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WGAC (580 AM; 5 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WABV (1590 AM; 1 kW; ABBEVILLE, SC; Owner: MARK HELLINGER)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCRS (1450 AM; 1 kW; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: MAE RADIO INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • WRDW (1480 AM; 10 kW; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WCHZ LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bradley:

  • WZSN (103.5 FM; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: KEENE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WZLA-FM (92.9 FM; ABBEVILLE, SC; Owner: RONALD SHELLEY REID)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W274AE (102.7 FM; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBBQ-FM (104.3 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAFJ (88.3 FM; BELVEDERE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKXC-FM (99.5 FM; AIKEN, SC; Owner: WGAC LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHZQ (94.1 FM; CROSS HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WZNY (105.7 FM; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPRW-FM (107.7 FM; MARTINEZ, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSX-FM (92.7 FM; JOHNSTON, SC; Owner: EDGEFIELD-SALUDA RADIO COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bradley:

  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WJBF (Channel 6; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WAGT (Channel 26; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WAGT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WRDW-TV (Channel 12; AUGUSTA, GA; Owner: WRDW LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • W56EE (Channel 56; JOHNSTON, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Bradley fatal accident list:

Jun 5, 2000 00:31 AM, Us-221, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 30, 1994 01:00 AM, 10, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jan 2, 1982 05:15 PM, 221, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bradley)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K4GBH, Licensee ID: L00820505
    Grant Date: 02/26/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014, Certifier: Joseph L Mimms
    Registrant: Joseph L Mimms, 1617 Eden Hall Road, Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: KD4TBZ, Licensee ID: L00574302
    Grant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 09/28/2022, Certifier: Barry T Rambo
    Registrant: Barry T Rambo, 3892 Curltail Rg, Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: W1JAA, Previous Call Sign: KF4VPZ, Licensee ID: L00165500
    Grant Date: 01/10/2009, Expiration Date: 04/08/2019, Certifier: James A Arnold
    Registrant: James A Arnold, 2711 County Line Rd, Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: KG4FAC, Licensee ID: L00165494
    Grant Date: 10/27/2009, Expiration Date: 10/27/2019, Certifier: Robin L Arnold
    Registrant: Robin L Arnold, 2711 County Line Rd., Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: KG4WBA, Licensee ID: L00596808
    Grant Date: 10/31/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Robert C Young Iii
    Registrant: Robert C Young Iii, 145 Calabash Rd, Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: KI4WJO, Licensee ID: L01292751
    Grant Date: 06/11/2007, Expiration Date: 06/11/2017, Certifier: Jewell M Mimms
    Registrant: Jewell M Mimms, 1617 Eden Hall Rd, Bradley, SC 29819
  • Call Sign: KI4ZSZ, Licensee ID: L01329683
    Grant Date: 10/05/2007, Expiration Date: 10/05/2017, Certifier: George B Rambo Iii
    Registrant: George B Rambo Iii, 1104 Cedar Springs Rd, Bradley, SC 29819

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8822X , Serial Number: 18253222, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 01/27/1961
    Registrant (Partnership): George B Jr Rambo, 1104 Cedar Springs Rd, Bradley, SC 29819, Other Owners: Barry T Rambo

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Bradley

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