Pacolet, South Carolina

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Population in 2014: 2,319 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.8%
 
Males: 1,140  (49.2%)
Females: 1,179  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  43.6 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29373.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,510 (it was $31,494 in 2000)
Pacolet:

$34,510
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,677 (it was $16,856 in 2000)

Pacolet town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,793 (it was $55,800 in 2000)
Pacolet:

$76,793
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $153,222; Detached houses: $168,220; Townhouses or other attached units: $110,884; In 2-unit structures: $109,646; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $190,756; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,995; Mobile homes: $57,005

Median gross rent in 2013: $590.

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  • Races in Pacolet, SC (2010)

    Pacolet races chart
    • 1,67174.8%White alone
    • 48621.7%Black alone
    • 261.2%Asian alone
    • 251.1%Hispanic
    • 210.9%Two or more races
    • 40.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Pacolet detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Pacolet: 80.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (11.5%), United States (10.8%), English (5.0%), German (4.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.2%), Swedish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 2.97 square miles.

Population density: 782 people per square mile   (low).

Pacolet, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Pacolet:

  • High school or higher: 79.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pacolet town:

  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 38.4%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

55 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America).

This town:

2.4%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Pacolet, South Carolina as of December 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Pacolet to the number of sex offenders is 2,269 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $694 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $378 (0.6%)

Pacolet satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (35.9 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (56.6 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (505.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Central Pacolet, SC (0.5 miles ), Saratt, SC (2.4 miles ), Clifton, SC (2.5 miles ), Jonesville, SC (2.5 miles ), Converse, SC (2.7 miles ), Cowpens, SC (2.9 miles ), Pauline, SC (3.1 miles ), Spartanburg, SC (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 34.90 N, Longitude: 81.76 W

Area code: 864

Pacolet household income distribution Pacolet home values distribution

Property values in Pacolet, SC


Crime rates in Pacolet by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.035.80.00.00.00.00.043.5
Rapes 0000010030120
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.036.30.00.0104.00.043.987.80.0
Robberies 10001413132013
per 100,000 36.30.00.00.036.1145.135.8105.934.7132.7878.343.9130.6
Assaults 131355966111010668
per 100,000 472.0462.6179.3181.6325.0217.7215.1388.1346.5442.3263.5263.3348.3
Burglaries 13981124121792935203716
per 100,000 472.0320.3286.9399.4866.7435.4609.3317.61,004.91,548.0878.31,623.5696.6
Thefts 61285560635457465849667328
per 100,000 2,215.0996.41,972.72,178.62,275.21,959.42,043.01,623.12,009.72,167.22,898.63,203.21,219.0
Auto thefts 84345376431064
per 100,000 290.5142.3107.6145.2180.6108.9250.9211.7138.6132.7439.2263.3174.1
Arson N/A021101120101
per 100,000 N/A0.071.736.336.10.035.835.369.30.043.90.043.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 260.4173.0149.3169.7251.9243.2280.9222.2337.9347.6587.0415.2319.9

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Crime rate in Pacolet detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
South Carolina average:

2.44
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +80 (+3.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Pacolet, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Pacolet-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Pacolet town center killed 2 people and injured 35 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/16/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.3 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pacolet-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 82.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 138.9 miles away from Pacolet 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 258.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 166.7 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 222.0 miles away from Pacolet 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 159.1 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 Spartanburg County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Ernie White - Baseball player, George Banks (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Pacolet:

  • MOUNTAINVIEW NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • WHITE OAK ESTATES (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SUMMIT HILLS SKILLED NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SKYLYN PLACE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • MARY BLACK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • MARY BLACK HOSP CTR FOR COMPRE POST AC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SPARTANBURG REG MED CTR HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)

Amtrak station near Pacolet:

  • 11 miles: SPARTANBURG (290 MAGNOLIA ST.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pacolet:

  • Limestone College (about 12 miles; Gaffney, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,758)
  • University of South Carolina-Upstate (about 14 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,994)
  • Spartanburg Community College (about 15 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,309)
  • Gardner-Webb University (about 25 miles; Boiling Springs, NC; FT enrollment: 4,241)
  • Cleveland Community College (about 30 miles; Shelby, NC; FT enrollment: 2,541)
  • Isothermal Community College (about 32 miles; Spindale, NC; FT enrollment: 2,165)
  • Bob Jones University (about 35 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)

Public elementary/middle schools in Pacolet:

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Notable locations in Pacolet: Pacolet Town Fire Department Station 2 (A), Pacolet Town Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Pacolet Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Spartanburg County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 61.3. This is better than average.

City:

61.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 23.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 9.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.99
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00000. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00000
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.4%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.1% for Black residents, 84.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 98.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.0%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.4%
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
8 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
112 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Pacolet, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Pacolet (2011 data):

  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Pacolet Branch at 6910 S Pine St, branch established on 1968/09/03. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
South Carolina average:

12.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Pacolet town (based on Spartanburg County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant110,676323
Mainline Protestant25,25287
Black Protestant10,18738
Catholic5,3112
Other4,36920
Orthodox2701
None128,242-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 49
Spartanburg County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 22
Spartanburg County:

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 148
Spartanburg County:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 209
Here:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Spartanburg County:

30.3%
South Carolina:

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

11.5%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pacolet:

49.0%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Pacolet:

45.2%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
South Carolina:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pacolet:

23.0%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.7%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
State:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

53.7%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Pacolet:

77.7%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pacolet, SC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,861$34,3321$779
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$246
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$737
Police Protection - Officers 5$12,853$30,8472$2,391
Police - Other 0$0 1$443
Solid Waste Management 2$4,354$26,1241$283
Totals for Government 8$20,068$30,10213$4,879

Pacolet government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $325,000 ($140.15)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $188,000 ($81.07)
    Central Staff Services: $126,000 ($54.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $71,000 ($30.62)
    Regular Highways: $53,000 ($22.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($15.52)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($10.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $27,000 ($11.64)
    General - Other: $20,000 ($8.62)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.86)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $229,000 ($98.75)

Pacolet government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $35,000 ($15.09)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $300,000 ($129.37)
    All Other: $3,000 ($1.29)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $53,000 ($22.85)
    Rents: $9,000 ($3.88)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($1.29)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $99,000 ($42.69)
    All Other: $16,000 ($6.90)
  • Tax - Property: $177,000 ($76.33)
    NEC: $99,000 ($42.69)
    Public Utilities: $67,000 ($28.89)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $366,000 ($157.83)

4.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,037 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($185 average AGI)
Spartanburg County:

0.02%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Greenville County, SC  1.16% ($34,365 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, SC  0.32% ($28,063)
from Laurens County, SC  0.13% ($25,894)


4.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,204 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($620 average AGI)
Spartanburg County:

0.05%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Greenville County, SC  1.15% ($34,662 average AGI)
to Cherokee County, SC  0.24% ($26,221)
to Richland County, SC  0.11% ($26,393)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pacolet:

  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • 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.)
  • WORD (950 AM; 5 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFGN (1180 AM; daytime; 3 kW; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: HOPE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSPA (910 AM; 4 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WWOL (780 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pacolet:

  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WYFG (91.1 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Pacolet:

  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
Pacolet fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Pacolet fatal accident list:

Mar 8, 2009 12:15 AM, 227, 816, Lat: 34.89997, Lon: -81.76412, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 24, 2007 12:30 AM, Sr-569, Sr-570, Lat: 34.92091, Lon: -81.74242, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 13, 1999 01:30 PM, Sr-215, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Oct 18, 1988 08:00 PM, 176, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 20, 1978 04:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • $1,877,000Total costs
  • 16,900Total average daily traffic
  • 1,274Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Pacolet)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Hillbrook Circle (Lat: 34.892639 Lon: -81.606778), Call Sign: WBP576
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.300 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/09/2022Registrant: Spartanburg Communications / 9-1-1, Spartanburg, SC 29304, Phone: (864) 596-2050, Fax: (864) 596-2382, Email:
  • HCM, Spartanburg Rd Railroad Crossing At Rr Mp W82 (Lat: 34.865000 Lon: -81.730833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.9 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WQJX316, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.475 MHzGrant Date: 01/30/2009, Expiration Date: 01/30/2019, Certifier: Jerry CelioRegistrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St, Ne Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • MASTER METER, 1547 Highway 176 (Lat: 34.876639 Lon: -81.753444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQRX594
    Assigned Frequencies: 218.775 MHzGrant Date: 08/09/2013, Expiration Date: 08/09/2023, Certifier: April M SmithRegistrant: Data Flow Systems, Inc., 605 N John Rodes Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32934, Phone: (321) 259-5009, Fax: (321) 259-4006, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Pacolet Tie, SC, Pacolet Tie, 623 East Main Street (Lat: 34.896472 Lon: -81.749056), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 56 m, Call Sign: WQQS878
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2013, Expiration Date: 02/25/2023, Certifier: Stanley D Coleman Jr.Registrant: Duke Energy Business Services, LLC, 401 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28201-1008, Phone: (704) 382-8340, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pacolet)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: WITTE ROBERT J DRAGONFLY (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: VOLKSWAGEN CONVERSION (36 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 43TD , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 09/29/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Steve C Mcclure, 584 Lemonade Rd, Pacolet, SC 29372

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$82,3801$53,8805$106,786
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$36,2702$103,810
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$94,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0239.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$121,8901$122,460
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$75,5500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0239.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Pacolet and their reported violations in the past:

GOUCHER WD (1120004) (Address: ATTN: DEVOR SOLMON , Population served: 4,448, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-10-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-10-2014), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-21-2014), St Show-cause Hearing (MAR-06-2014), St Public Notif received (MAR-24-2014), St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-28-2014), St Admin Penalty assessed (APR-28-2014)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (47%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Businesses in Pacolet, SC

  • Rite Aid: 1

Pacolet compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Pacolet on our top lists:

  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other noninstitutional group quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
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  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in crews of maritime vessels (population 1,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military ships (population 1,000+)"
  • #61 (29373) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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