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Population in 2012: 7,898 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: +31.3%
Males: 3,769  (47.7%)
Females: 4,129  (52.3%)

Median resident age:  35.0 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29644, 29680.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $43,258 (it was $39,545 in 2000)
Fountain Inn:

$43,258
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,460

Fountain Inn city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $115,108 (it was $93,300 in 2000)
Fountain Inn:

$115,108
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $126,964; Detached houses: $131,395; Mobile homes: $48,998

Median gross rent in 2012: $613.

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  • White alone - 4,241 (58.1%)
  • Black alone - 2,354 (32.3%)
  • Hispanic - 493 (6.8%)
  • Two or more races - 115 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 46 (0.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 26 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 20 (0.3%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Fountain Inn: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (13.5%), German (12.3%), United States (12.0%), Irish (7.7%), Italian (2.6%), Scottish (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 872 feet

Land area: 5.51 square miles.

Population density: 1,433 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Fountain Inn:

  • High school or higher: 87.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 14.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fountain Inn city:

  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

410 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.7% North America).

This city:  5.5%
South Carolina:  4.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Fountain Inn, South Carolina as of October 30, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Fountain Inn to the number of sex offenders is 184 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $826 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $537 (0.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (14.9 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (85.4 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (533.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Simpsonville, SC (2.1 miles ), Gray Court, SC (2.8 miles ), Five Forks, SC (2.8 miles ), Mauldin, SC (2.9 miles ), Wedgefield, SC (2.9 miles ), Woodruff, SC (3.2 miles ), Woodville, SC (3.2 miles) , Ware Place, SC (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 93 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1998: 95 buildings, average cost: $62,300
  • 1999: 70 buildings, average cost: $62,100
  • 2000: 63 buildings, average cost: $55,900
  • 2001: 100 buildings, average cost: $60,800
  • 2002: 63 buildings, average cost: $61,300
  • 2003: 67 buildings, average cost: $66,400
  • 2004: 72 buildings, average cost: $67,800
  • 2005: 107 buildings, average cost: $76,700
  • 2006: 90 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2007: 79 buildings, average cost: $150,500
  • 2008: 34 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $175,500
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $203,900
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $178,800
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $180,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.69 N, Longitude: 82.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +373 (+5.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 440 (13.7%)

Area code: 864

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Property values in Fountain Inn, SC


 

Crime rates in Fountain Inn by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 02001000011
per 100,000 0.031.20.00.014.60.00.00.00.012.712.5
Rapes 24121241110
per 100,000 32.562.415.330.014.627.552.912.612.412.70.0
Robberies 434311134221
per 100,000 64.946.861.445.014.6151.539.750.424.825.312.5
Assaults 3843322531313527413634
per 100,000 616.9671.0490.9374.6453.6426.9463.0339.9508.5456.3424.4
Burglaries 3728265136281926323732
per 100,000 600.6437.0398.8764.3526.8385.6251.3327.3396.9468.9399.4
Thefts 114125142117162141107105118131126
per 100,000 1850.61950.72178.21753.32370.51941.91415.31321.81463.51660.31572.6
Auto thefts 69152499161016149
per 100,000 97.4140.4230.1359.7131.7123.9211.6125.9198.4177.4112.3
Arson N/A1101010010
per 100,000 N/A15.615.30.014.60.013.20.00.012.70.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 301.1391.4269.8272.4286.3275.1244.8184.1227.6254.9219.6

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Crime rate in Fountain Inn detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
South Carolina average:

2.36

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Fountain Inn, South Carolina accommodation, waste management - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +1,383 (+29.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Customer service representatives (5%)

Work and jobs in Fountain Inn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Fountain Inn, South Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Fountain Inn-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/31/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.4 miles away from the Fountain Inn city center killed 7 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 tornado 30.8 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fountain Inn-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 87% 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 59.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from Fountain Inn center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.9 miles away from Fountain Inn center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Greenville County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fountain Inn topographic map

Birthplace of: Chris Patton (golfer) - Professional golfer.


Hospitals/medical centers in Fountain Inn:

  • FMC FOUNTAIN INN / GRAY COURT (Dialysis Facility, 289 CHAPMAN RD)
  • FOUNTAIN INN COMMUNITY RESIDEN (Hospital, 105 FAIRVIEW ROAD)
  • HUGHES STREET COMMUNITY RES (Hospital, 104 HUGHES ST.)
  • FOUNTAIN INN CONV HOME (Nursing Home, 501 GULLIVER ST)
  • FOUNTAIN INN CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, 501 GULLIVER ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Fountain Inn, SC

Amtrak station near Fountain Inn:

  • 17 miles: GREENVILLE (1120 W. WASHINGTON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website: www.fountain-inn.com/city.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fountain Inn:

  • Greenville Technical College (about 14 miles; Greenville, SC; Full-time enrollment: 6,910)
  • Bob Jones University (about 16 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,701)
  • Furman University (about 21 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,673)
  • Spartanburg Community College (about 23 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 3,076)
  • University of South Carolina-Upstate (about 25 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,162)
  • Southern Wesleyan University (about 33 miles; Central, SC; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Piedmont Technical College (about 34 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,675)

Private high school in Fountain Inn:

  • FOUNTAIN INN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 164; Location: 315 N MAIN ST BOX 5; Grades: 1 - 12)

Private elementary/middle school in Fountain Inn:

  • BEREAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 31; Location: 812 HELLAMS ST; Grades: PK - 6)

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Notable location: Fountain Inn Fire Department Headquarters (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Cannon Memorial Park (1), Fountain Inn Municipal Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Fountain Inn City - Fire- Municipal Court (200 North Main Street).

 
Greenville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  Pb  CO  SO2 NO2 PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.9. This is about average.
City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 27.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

27.2
U.S.:

28.3
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00025. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00025
U.S.:

0.02218
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.245. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.245
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.598. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.598
U.S.:

2.433
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.39
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 16.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

16.6
U.S.:

24.2
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.1%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.5% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 57.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.5%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.6%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Fountain Inn, SC

56 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
20 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

People in group quarters in Fountain Inn in 2000:

  • 45 people in other group homes
  • 44 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fountain Inn compared to South Carolina state average:

Fountain Inn, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.


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Banks with branches in Fountain Inn (2011 data):

  • The Palmetto Bank: Fountain Inn Branch at 300 North Weston Street, branch established on 1974/10/21. Info updated 2011/04/01: Bank assets: $1,204.5 mil, Deposits: $1,066.9 mil, headquarters in Greenville, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Capgen Capital Group V Lp
  • SunTrust Bank: Fountain Inn Branch 761 at 201 Trade St, branch established on 1955/03/14. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • GrandSouth Bank: Fountain Inn Branch at 325 South Main Street, branch established on 2001/05/21. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $375.2 mil, Deposits: $304.7 mil, headquarters in Greenville, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Grandsouth Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Fountain Inn travel time to work - commute


Fountain Inn mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Fountain Inn city (based on Greenville County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.34%
Here57.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents49.7%11.4%8.1%6.1%4.3%
Congregations37.4%14.3%1.6%4.5%6.9%
NameEpiscopal Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaOther
Adherents3.0%2.7%2.3%1.6%10.8%
Congregations2.0%1.3%3.6%1.3%27.2%
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: 86
Greenville County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Greenville County:

0.54 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 198
Greenville County:

4.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 383
Here:

8.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Greenville County:

24.4%
South Carolina:

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

13.7%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 14$10,747
Judicial and Legal 1$3,075$36,9000$0
Police Protection - Officers 21$61,531$35,1610$0
Police - Other 7$14,798$25,3680$0
Firefighters 10$26,570$31,8840$0
Solid Waste Management 6$14,393$28,7860$0
Sewerage 3$7,548$30,1920$0
Parks and Recreation 6$15,370$30,7404$1,483
Gas Supply 11$34,138$37,2410$0
Totals for Government 65$177,423$32,75518$12,230

Fountain Inn government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Libraries: $138,000 ($17.47)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $5,032,000 ($637.12)
    Police Protection: $976,000 ($123.58)
    Fire Protection: $387,000 ($49.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $299,000 ($37.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $291,000 ($36.84)
    Central Staff Services: $232,000 ($29.37)
    Regular Highways: $220,000 ($27.86)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $133,000 ($16.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $85,000 ($10.76)
    Libraries: $40,000 ($5.06)
    Water Utilities: $33,000 ($4.18)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($0.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $117,000 ($14.81)
    Gas Utilities: $115,000 ($14.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($2.53)
    Central Staff: $4,000 ($0.51)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,225,000 ($281.72)

Fountain Inn government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $70,000 ($8.86)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($3.80)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.51)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $785,000 ($99.39)
    General Support: $54,000 ($6.84)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $176,000 ($22.28)
    General Revenue, NEC: $55,000 ($6.96)
    Property Sale Other: $14,000 ($1.77)
    Rents: $8,000 ($1.01)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $4,769,000 ($603.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $204,000 ($25.83)
    Highways: $70,000 ($8.86)
    All Other: $8,000 ($1.01)
  • Tax - Property: $1,086,000 ($137.50)
    Public Utilities: $227,000 ($28.74)
    NEC: $163,000 ($20.64)

Fountain Inn government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $400,000 ($50.65)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $400,000 ($50.65)

Fountain Inn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,264,000 ($666.50)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $400,000 ($50.65)

7.48% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
South Carolina average:

8.00%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($490 average AGI)
Greenville County:

0.09%
South Carolina average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Spartanburg County, SC  0.74% ($35,933 average AGI)
from Anderson County, SC  0.50% ($34,473)
from Pickens County, SC  0.49% ($35,834)


5.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.95%
South Carolina average:

6.88%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($617 average AGI)
Greenville County:

0.07%
South Carolina average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Spartanburg County, SC  0.78% ($39,731 average AGI)
to Anderson County, SC  0.54% ($39,806)
to Pickens County, SC  0.51% ($33,694)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fountain Inn:

  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFIS (1600 AM; 1 kW; FOUNTAIN INN, SC; Owner: GOLDEN STRIP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WMUU (1260 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WYRD (1330 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRIX (1020 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HOMELAND PARK, SC; Owner: AM 1020 INCORPORATED)
  • WGVL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WORD (950 AM; 5 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WDRF (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WOODRUFF, SC; Owner: B&B MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fountain Inn:

  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WTBI-FM (91.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WOLT (103.3 FM; GREER, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • W247AB (97.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Fountain Inn:

  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W65DS (Channel 65; HONEA PATH, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNTV (Channel 29; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Fountain Inn, South Carolina:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 20
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 30
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
South Carolina average:
  • Fatal accident count: 90
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 137
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 29
  • Fatalities: 98
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 229
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 14

See more detailed statistics of Fountain Inn fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $1,411,000
Total average daily traffic: 81,650
Total average daily truck traffic: 13,018

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fountain Inn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

99 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Water Tank Hwy 14 Between Fountain Inn & Simpsonville (Lat: 34.714556 Lon: -82.239278), Call Sign: KNDE661
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/1997, Expiration Date: 07/14/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/17/2002
    Registrant: Fountain Inn, Town Of, Fountain Inn, SC 29644, Phone: (803) 862-4461
  • 201 Fairview St Ext (Lat: 34.685389 Lon: -82.216222), Call Sign: WNVS940, Licensee ID: L00115878
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.460 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/04/2001, Expiration Date: 03/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2011
    Registrant: Kemet Electronics Corporation, Fountain Inn, SC 29644, Phone: (803) 862-5713

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Call Sign: KU4750, Licensee ID: L00524456
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.250 MHz, 455.450 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/1978, Expiration Date: 12/01/2019
    Registrant: Timeless Media, Inc., P.O. Box 607, Burnsville, NC 28714

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • FOUNTAIN INN SC, Lat: 34.697222 Lon: -82.202500, Call Sign: WPQY466
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/24/2010, Expiration Date: 11/29/2020, Certifier: Carey E Elliot
    Registrant: City Of Fountain Inn, 200 North Main Street, Fountain Inn, SC 29644, Phone: (864) 862-4461, Fax: (864) 862-5637, Email:
  • Carmel, Route 3 Box 158 (Lat: 34.638694 Lon: -82.139778), Type: Mast, Structure height: 83.5 m, Overall height: 86.3 m, Call Sign: WQJQ529
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/25/2008, Expiration Date: 11/25/2018, Certifier: Christopher L Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • GREENVILLE, 101 Vaughn Street (Lat: 34.696028 Lon: -82.216389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 85.3 m, Overall height: 91.7 m, Call Sign: WQQW342
    Assigned Frequencies: 11245.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/13/2013, Expiration Date: 03/13/2023, Certifier: John Monday
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • STATION, Water Tank Hwy 14 N 6800 Ft N Of Int Of Us 276 & St Hwy 14 (Lat: 34.712611 Lon: -82.237056), Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Call Sign: WHH787
    Assigned Frequencies: 2143.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/11/1997, Expiration Date: 08/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2002
    Registrant: Phone: (864) 467-5349
  • FOUNTAIN INN, 2 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 34.670944 Lon: -82.227056), Overall height: 69.5 m, Call Sign: WLB589
    Assigned Frequencies: 3730.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3730.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3810.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3890.00 MHz, 3910.00 MHz... (+14 more)
    Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2005, Certifier: Dennis W Guard Jr.
    Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc., 2400 North Glenville, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 729-6406, Fax: (972) 729-2690, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

44 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fountain Inn)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Fountain Inn)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$111,91015$103,54965$118,8763$72,0375$71,7262$77,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$112,5401$172,8405$104,2662$16,6800$01$54,930
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$125,4872$66,42531$128,3022$34,9303$102,5170$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$111,1603$160,38023$120,8462$67,2601$274,7802$180,280
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$210,1805$91,1960$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0031.01 , 0031.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$109,3404$148,965
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$292,3802$149,715
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$136,3601$66,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$167,9200$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0031.01 , 0031.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2


Most common first names in Fountain Inn, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11970.0 years
John10371.7 years
William7472.3 years
Mary6373.6 years
Robert5769.6 years
Willie4871.2 years
Charles3670.6 years
Thomas3370.1 years
Margaret2877.9 years
Annie2880.6 years
Most common last names in Fountain Inn, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8173.2 years
Brown3571.4 years
Garrett3282.5 years
Jones3270.9 years
Sullivan3166.7 years
Thompson2977.8 years
Sims2774.3 years
Thackston2475.1 years
Johnson2465.8 years
Owens2373.8 years
Businesses in Fountain Inn, SC
NameCountNameCount
Burger King1Subway1
CVS1U-Haul2
FedEx1UPS1
H&R Block2Waffle House1
Pizza Hut1
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