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Population in 2012: 1,184 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.1%
 

Males: 493  (41.6%)
Females: 691  (58.4%)

Median resident age:  38.8 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29127.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $40,883 (it was $30,875 in 2000)
Prosperity:

$40,883
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,495

Prosperity town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $104,830 (it was $70,900 in 2000)
Prosperity:

$104,830
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $117,505; Detached houses: $136,214; Mobile homes: $46,862

Median gross rent in 2012: $803.

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  • White alone - 640 (54.2%)
  • Black alone - 492 (41.7%)
  • Hispanic - 37 (3.1%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (0.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.08%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Prosperity: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Recent posts about Prosperity, South Carolina on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Prosperity is mentioned 194 times on our forum:
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Ancestries: German (18.9%), United States (15.4%), Irish (6.6%), English (5.0%), Scotch-Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 541 feet

Land area: 2.11 square miles.

Population density: 561 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Prosperity:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Prosperity town:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

10 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.1%
South Carolina:  4.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Prosperity, South Carolina as of November 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Prosperity to the number of sex offenders is 59 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $935 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $703 (0.6%)

Prosperity satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, SC (32.8 miles , pop. 116,278).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (79.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (533.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Newberry, SC (2.6 miles ), Little Mountain, SC (2.6 miles ), Pomaria, SC (2.8 miles) , Silverstreet, SC (3.2 miles ), Chapin, SC (3.3 miles ), Peak, SC (3.5 miles) , Saluda River, SC (3.6 miles) , Jenkinsville, SC (3.8 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $73,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,900
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $117,700
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $76,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.21 N, Longitude: 81.53 W

Area code: 803

Prosperity household income distribution Prosperity home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Prosperity by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10112020000
per 100,000 93.30.091.389.6179.40.0188.70.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00100010000
per 100,000 0.00.091.30.00.00.094.30.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11813611250842
per 100,000 1026.1733.91187.2537.689.71119.4471.70.0752.6335.0166.9
Burglaries 8956315610789
per 100,000 746.3825.7456.6537.6269.11399.3566.0939.0658.5670.0751.3
Thefts 2121344027292427222020
per 100,000 1959.01926.63105.03584.22421.52705.22264.22535.22069.61675.01669.4
Auto thefts 21201113000
per 100,000 186.691.7182.60.089.793.394.3281.70.00.00.0
Arson N/A0000000000
per 100,000 N/A0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 442.8300.8529.5374.9295.9455.4428.1197.4290.8188.3159.0

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
South Carolina average:

2.36

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.6%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-7.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Engineers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (19%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Food processing workers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Average climate in Prosperity, South Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Prosperity-area historical tornado activity is above South Carolina state average. It is 94% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.5 miles away from the Prosperity town center killed 5 people and injured 49 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 12/13/1973, a category F4 tornado 27.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Prosperity-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 88% 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 59.5 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 66.9 miles away from Prosperity center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.1 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 56.4 miles away from Prosperity center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Newberry County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

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

Birthplace of: Chad Connelly - Politician, John Buzhardt - Baseball player.


Hospitals/medical centers near Prosperity:

  • MCCULLOUGH COMMUNITY RES. (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • J F HAWKINS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - NEWBERRY (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEWBERRY, SC)

Political contributions by individuals in Prosperity, SC

Operable nuclear power plant near Prosperity:

  • 15 miles: Virgil C. Summer in Jenkinsville, SC.

Local government website: www.prosperitysc.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prosperity:

  • Midlands Technical College (about 30 miles; West Columbia, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,564)
  • Benedict College (about 33 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 2,942)
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia (about 33 miles; Columbia, SC; FT enrollment: 23,969)
  • Piedmont Technical College (about 34 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,675)
  • Lander University (about 37 miles; Greenwood, SC; FT enrollment: 2,603)
  • University of South Carolina-Aiken (about 46 miles; Aiken, SC; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • Medical College of Georgia (about 58 miles; Augusta, GA; FT enrollment: 2,357)

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Public elementary/middle schools in Prosperity:

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Notable location: Newberry County Rural Fire Department Prosperity (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Prosperity: Shiloh Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Prosperity Cemetery (1), Shiloh Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Glenn's (Amusement & Theme Parks; 8895 USHighway 76).

 
Newberry 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
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AQI  SO2 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.1. This is about average.
City:

35.1
U.S.:

32.0
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.58. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.58
U.S.:

2.43
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.6

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

PROSPERITY TOWN OF (Population served: 1347, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and JUL-20-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2005)
STEPHENSON'S LAKE (Population served: 55, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-27-1999), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-01-2001 and DEC-12-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and DEC-12-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2001)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-10-2000 and OCT-27-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2000), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2000)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
EMERALD SHORES (Population served: 49, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between JUN-06-2006 and JUN-22-2006, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-08-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-23-2001), St Public Notif received (MAY-14-2001), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2001)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-13-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-1998), St Show-cause Hearing (FEB-12-1998), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-25-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-1998), St Show-cause Hearing (FEB-12-1998), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-1998)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-17-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-1998), St Show-cause Hearing (FEB-12-1998), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-1998)
  • Public Education - Between JAN-01-1996 and MAY-14-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-19-1997), St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-1998)
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-01-2001 and DEC-12-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2001)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2001 and DEC-12-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-22-2001), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2001)
  • CCR INADEQUATE REPORTING - Between OCT-10-2000 and OCT-27-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2000), St Compliance achieved (OCT-27-2000)
  • 6 minor monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.1%
(3.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  68.6%
Whole state:  67.5%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Prosperity, SC

30 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Prosperity compared to South Carolina state average:

Prosperity, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.


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Banks with branches in Prosperity (2011 data):

  • First Community Bank, National Association: 101 N Wheeler Street Branch at 101 N Wheeler Street, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2006/07/18: Bank assets: $593.9 mil, Deposits: $469.0 mil, headquarters in Lexington, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First Community Corporation
  • Park Sterling Bank: Prosperity Branch at 305 N Main Street, branch established on 1988/12/07. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $1,051.7 mil, Deposits: $846.3 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Park Sterling Corporation
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Prosperity Branch at 147 Main Street, branch established on 1934/01/01. 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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Prosperity travel time to work - commute


Prosperity mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Prosperity town (based on Newberry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.99%
Here52.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Catholic Church
Adherents38.7%21.2%20.6%4.4%3.3%
Congregations29.4%18.8%18.8%7.1%1.2%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssociation Reformed Presbyterian ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness Church The Wesleyan ChurchOther
Adherents2.7%1.7%1.4%1.4%4.5%
Congregations2.4%2.4%4.7%1.2%14.1%
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: 10
Newberry County:

2.66 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Newberry County:

1.06 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Newberry County:

7.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

9.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Newberry County:

32.6%
South Carolina:

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

17.9%
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
Financial Administration 2$4,836$29,0160$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,734
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,870
Police Protection - Officers 5$8,088$19,4110$0
Solid Waste Management 4$6,008$18,0240$0
Sewerage 2$2,997$17,9820$0
Water Supply 2$4,060$24,3600$0
Electric Power 4$10,813$32,4390$0
Other and Unallocable 1$1,593$19,1160$0
Totals for Government 20$38,395$23,0377$3,604

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

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $201,000 ($169.76)
    Parks & Recreation: $110,000 ($92.91)
    Regular Highways: $70,000 ($59.12)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $549,000 ($463.68)
    Water Utilities: $273,000 ($230.57)
    Financial Administration: $269,000 ($227.20)
    Police Protection: $135,000 ($114.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $84,000 ($70.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $49,000 ($41.39)
    Regular Highways: $19,000 ($16.05)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($4.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $33,000 ($27.87)
    Electric Utilities: $5,000 ($4.22)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($2.53)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($0.84)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $412,000 ($347.97)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $50,000 ($42.23)
    Parks & Recreation: $35,000 ($29.56)
    All Other: $21,000 ($17.74)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $110,000 ($92.91)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $63,000 ($53.21)
    Rents: $55,000 ($46.45)
    Interest Earnings: $18,000 ($15.20)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($0.84)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $730,000 ($616.55)
    Water Utilities: $313,000 ($264.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $40,000 ($33.78)
    All Other: $5,000 ($4.22)
  • Tax - NEC: $105,000 ($88.68)
    Property: $91,000 ($76.86)
    Public Utilities: $23,000 ($19.43)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $804,000 ($679.05)

5.00% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,513 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.00%
South Carolina average:

8.00%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Lexington County, SC  0.93% ($43,305 average AGI)
from Richland County, SC  0.71% ($41,233)
from Laurens County, SC  0.31% ($31,282)


4.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.62%
South Carolina average:

6.88%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Lexington County, SC  0.94% ($34,521 average AGI)
to Richland County, SC  0.76% ($26,625)
to Laurens County, SC  0.27% ($21,588)

Strongest AM radio stations in Prosperity:

  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WKMG (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWBERRY, SC; Owner: CORNELL BLAKELY)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WLGO (1170 AM; daytime; 10 kW; LEXINGTON, SC; Owner: LEVAS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WKDK (1240 AM; 1 kW; NEWBERRY, SC; Owner: NEWBERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVOC (560 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WBLR (1430 AM; 5 kW; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Prosperity:

  • WGVC (106.3 FM; SIMPSONVILLE, SC; Owner: SIMPSONVILLE BROADCASTING LLC)
  • WMHK (89.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE B/CING CO.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCOS-FM (97.5 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMJ (93.1 FM; BATESBURG, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WNOK (104.7 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWDM (101.3 FM; SUMTER, SC; Owner: URBAN RADIO OF SOUTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WHZQ (94.1 FM; CROSS HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WJES-FM (92.1 FM; SALUDA, SC; Owner: BRECKENRIDGE COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WLTR (91.3 FM; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

TV broadcast stations around Prosperity:

  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLTX (Channel 19; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: PACIFIC AND SOUTHERN COMPANY, INC.)
  • WACH (Channel 57; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WIS (Channel 10; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WRLK-TV (Channel 35; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WBHQ (Channel 63; SUMTER, SC; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W39CL (Channel 39; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

Prosperity fatal accident list:

Jul 26, 2005 04:18 PM, Sr-516, Mcfall Drive, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 8, 2002 12:00 AM, Us-76, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Apr 25, 1994 10:09 PM, 391, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4
Apr 9, 1993 05:55 PM, 391, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 3, 1988 08:30 PM, 76, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prosperity)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • City Hall (Lat: 34.206806 Lon: -81.531778), Call Sign: KXP287, Licensee ID: L00083404
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.085 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2005, Expiration Date: 04/02/2015
    Registrant: Prosperity, Town Of, Prosperity, SC 29127, Phone: (803) 364-2622
  • Prosperity Fire Tower Secondary Hwy S-36-315 .15 Mi W Int With S-36-41 (Lat: 34.186806 Lon: -81.534556), Call Sign: KIG689, Licensee ID: L00135262
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.270 MHz, 159.375 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2001, Expiration Date: 01/10/2012, Cancellation Date: 12/02/2002
    Registrant: State Of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29221, Phone: (803) 737-8800
  • Hwy 76 3 Mi E (Lat: 34.216250 Lon: -81.482889), Call Sign: KVI336, Licensee ID: L00012489
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.9200 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/04/2003, Expiration Date: 03/29/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/01/2007
    Registrant: Georgia-Pacific LLC, 133 Peachtree St Ne-43rd Fl, Atlanta, GA 30303, Phone: (404) 652-4893, Fax: (404) 584-1461, Email:
  • Int Sc 391 & Sr41 (Lat: 34.181806 Lon: -81.530944), Call Sign: WGQ805, Licensee ID: L00429228
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2002, Expiration Date: 02/25/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/09/2006
    Registrant: Newberry County Water & Sewer Authority, 13903 Cr Koon Hwy, Newberry, SC 29108, Phone: (803) 276-7020
  • 5655 Us 76 (Lat: 34.200028 Lon: -81.454472), Type: Building, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WPKU758
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.395 MHz, 160.590 MHz, 160.785 MHz, 160.890 MHz, 161.520 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 07/24/2022, Certifier: L W Allen
    Registrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Dr S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • Lat: 34.206667 Lon: -81.531944, Call Sign: WPWW846
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.050 MHz, 460.175 MHz, 465.050 MHz, 465.175 MHz, 465.275 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/30/2013, Expiration Date: 01/31/2023, Certifier: Lisa A Turner
    Registrant: Apco International Inc Licensing Service, 351 N Williamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-1112, Phone: (386) 944-2463, Fax: (386) 322-2502, Email:
  • 11891 Cr Koon Hwy (Lat: 34.227500 Lon: -81.547667), Type: Mast, Structure height: 10.6 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WPWX543
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.425 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/04/2003, Expiration Date: 02/04/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2013, Certifier: Jason M Blake
    Registrant: Lao 20229401, 102 E Middle St, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 337-9630, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Prosperity, 3.4 Miles West Of Prosperity On Hwy 391 (Lat: 34.187639 Lon: -81.530639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQJX829
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6815.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/06/2009, Expiration Date: 02/06/2019, Certifier: Richard A Donaldson
    Registrant: Duke Energy Business Services, LLC, 401 South College Street, Charlotte, NC 28201, Phone: (704) 382-8340, Email:
  • STATION, On Sc Hwy 391, 2.1 Mi S Of Us Hwy 76 Near (Lat: 34.187639 Lon: -81.530639), Overall height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WGX938
    Assigned Frequencies: 2184.80 MHz, 2195.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/1999, Expiration Date: 08/11/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/26/2007
    Registrant: Duke Energy Corp., 401 S. College Street, Charlotte, NC 28201-1008, Phone: (704) 382-8340, Fax: (704) 382-4800, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Prosperity)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2336U , Serial Number: 17249936, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 12/08/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Milledge L Wilson, 3919 Sc Highway 391, Prosperity, SC 29127
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 310Q (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 167 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 69584 , Serial Number: 310Q0801, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 07/20/1973
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Kenneth W Riley, 657 Living Inn Rd, Prosperity, SC 29127, Other Owners: Judith J Riley
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150F (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR E185 SERIES (205 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8225S , Serial Number: 15061825, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 08/20/1965
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond O George, 71 Big Creek Rd, Prosperity, SC 29127
  • Aircraft: COURTNEY JIMMY KITFOX III (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 940J , Serial Number: 940, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Jimmy Courtney, 2737 Wheeland School Rd, Prosperity, SC 29127



Most common first names in Prosperity, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7873.1 years
John5573.0 years
Mary4179.6 years
George3876.8 years
William3269.1 years
Thomas3069.1 years
Robert2368.9 years
Willie1874.8 years
Henry1777.8 years
Annie1581.5 years
Most common last names in Prosperity, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bedenbaugh4778.2 years
Wise4267.6 years
Hawkins3777.1 years
Amick3483.2 years
Shealy3480.7 years
Dominick3178.0 years
Morris3075.7 years
Long2977.7 years
Boozer2578.5 years
Kinard2578.2 years
Businesses in Prosperity, SC
NameCountNameCount
Subway1Waffle House1
UPS1Wendy's1
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