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Population in 2012: 19,056 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +32.8%
Males: 9,402  (49.3%)
Females: 9,654  (50.7%)

Median resident age:  36.5 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29681.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $48,130 (it was $47,223 in 2000)
Simpsonville:

$48,130
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,501

Simpsonville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $141,060 (it was $101,800 in 2000)
Simpsonville:

$141,060
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $150,293; Detached houses: $155,687; Townhouses or other attached units: $114,000; In 2-unit structures: $251,471; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $114,000; Mobile homes: $61,052

Median gross rent in 2012: $825.

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  • White alone - 12,913 (70.4%)
  • Black alone - 2,676 (14.6%)
  • Hispanic - 2,188 (11.9%)
  • Asian alone - 284 (1.5%)
  • Two or more races - 204 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 34 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 32 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Simpsonville: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: United States (13.5%), Irish (10.9%), German (9.1%), English (8.1%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%), Italian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 865 feet

Land area: 6.22 square miles.

Population density: 3,062 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Simpsonville:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Simpsonville city:

  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

1,708 residents are foreign born

This city:  9.3%
South Carolina:  4.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Simpsonville, South Carolina as of September 01, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Simpsonville to the number of sex offenders is 443 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $987 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $728 (0.6%)

Simpsonville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (10.5 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (87.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (534.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mauldin, SC (2.0 miles ), Fountain Inn, SC (2.1 miles ), Wedgefield, SC (2.3 miles ), Five Forks, SC (2.3 miles ), Gantt, SC (2.9 miles ), Glendale, SC (3.1 miles ), Golden Grove, SC (3.2 miles ), Ware Place, SC (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 62 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 1998: 90 buildings, average cost: $78,500
  • 1999: 96 buildings, average cost: $88,900
  • 2000: 96 buildings, average cost: $82,200
  • 2001: 70 buildings, average cost: $94,300
  • 2002: 74 buildings, average cost: $121,200
  • 2003: 141 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2004: 108 buildings, average cost: $111,700
  • 2005: 180 buildings, average cost: $118,200
  • 2006: 261 buildings, average cost: $111,500
  • 2007: 135 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 2008: 88 buildings, average cost: $130,500
  • 2009: 26 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2010: 76 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2011: 80 buildings, average cost: $213,800
  • 2012: 116 buildings, average cost: $188,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.73 N, Longitude: 82.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -728 (-4.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,501 (17.0%)

Area code: 864

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Property values in Simpsonville, SC


 

Crime rates in Simpsonville by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0001120001120
per 100,000 0.00.00.06.76.713.20.00.00.05.75.510.80.0
Rapes 10432869455511
per 100,000 8.10.027.220.213.452.939.055.523.528.727.627.158.4
Robberies 771123011717131210157
per 100,000 56.948.274.913.5200.572.745.5104.976.368.855.281.337.2
Assaults 247077576375811519465663239
per 100,000 195.2481.6524.1384.0421.1495.8527.0931.5551.9372.9364.3173.4207.1
Burglaries 54907991861221269413412413312082
per 100,000 439.2619.2537.7613.1574.8806.5819.8579.9786.7711.3734.0650.4435.5
Thefts 320428484572711589541675618512512532533
per 100,000 2602.52944.83294.33853.74752.03893.73519.84163.83628.32937.02825.82883.52830.7
Auto thefts 21202920364440494221232932
per 100,000 170.8137.6197.4134.7240.6290.9260.2302.3246.6120.5126.9157.2170.0
Arson 0122144353231
per 100,000 0.06.913.613.56.726.426.018.529.417.211.016.35.3
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 223.8299.9354.4337.5443.1450.8391.5523.2394.4325.0315.0292.5272.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 47 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
South Carolina average:

2.36

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Simpsonville, South Carolina accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.6%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +2,491 (+21.0%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6%)
  • Engineers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Simpsonville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/1952, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Simpsonville city center killed 2 people and injured 4 people.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 30.4 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:

Simpsonville-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 86% 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 61.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/25/2005 at 03:09:42, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, Depth: 5.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 85.0 miles away from Simpsonville center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.7 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 55.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from Simpsonville center
On 8/8/1993 at 09:24:31, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.1 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).
Simpsonville topographic map

Birthplace of: Shane Hall - Stock car racing driver, Stephen Thompson (fighter) - Kickboxer, Greg Taylor - College basketball player (Wofford Terriers), Red Barbary - Baseball player.

Main business address for: KEMET CORP (ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS & ACCESSORIES).


Hospitals/medical centers in Simpsonville:

  • DSI POWDERHORN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 16 POWDERHORN ROAD)
  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES - GREENVILLE (Hospital, 421 SE MAIN STREET)
  • HILLCREST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 729 SOUTH EAST MAIN STREET)
  • DAYSPRING HEALTH AND REHAB OF SIMPSONVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, 721 WEST CURTIS STREET)
  • DIAMOND HEALTH AND REHAB OF SIMPSONVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, 807 SOUTH EAST MAIN STREET)
  • PALMETTO CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, 721 W CURTIS ST)

Political contributions by individuals in Simpsonville, SC

Airports located in Simpsonville:

Amtrak station near Simpsonville:

  • 13 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.simpsonvillesc.com

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Simpsonville:

  • Greenville Technical College (about 9 miles; Greenville, SC; Full-time enrollment: 6,910)
  • Bob Jones University (about 12 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,701)
  • Furman University (about 17 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 30 miles; Central, SC; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Tri-County Technical College (about 32 miles; Pendleton, SC; FT enrollment: 4,064)

Private high school in Simpsonville:

  • SOUTHSIDE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,093; Location: 2211 WOODRUFF RD; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Simpsonville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Simpsonville:

  • GREENVILLE CLASSICAL ACADEMY (Students: 70; Location: 2519 WOODRUFF RD; Grades: KG - 11)
  • WORD OF LIFE MINISTRIES/ SCHOOL (Students: 43; Location: 1023 W GEORGIA RD; Grades: KG - 11)
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Notable locations in Simpsonville: Simpsonville Fire Department Headquarters (A), Simpsonville Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Simpsonville Plaza Shopping Center (1), Simpsonville Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Simpsonville Municipal Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Jameson Inn Simpsonville (Sj) (45 Ray East Talley Court), Hampton Inn Greenville-Simpsonville (3934 Grandview Drive), Palmetto Inn of Simpsonville (3445 North Industrial Drive).

Court: Simpsonville City - Clerk Of Court (405 East Curtis 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
(lower is better)
AQI  Ozone  Pb  CO  SO2 NO2 PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.0. This is about average.
City:

35.0
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 26.4. This is about average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
City:

26.4
U.S.:

28.3
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00025. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.9 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 10.9 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 10.9 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 10.9 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 10.9 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 10.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.6

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

PINE RIDGE MHP (Population served: 202, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-02-2004), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2004)
RIVER BLUFF S/D (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1994 and JUL-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-26-1994), St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-1995)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
EDGEWATER ACRES (Population served: 76, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 8.7%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 57.7% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.1%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Simpsonville, SC

172 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
35 people in nursing homes in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Simpsonville compared to South Carolina state average:

Simpsonville, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Simpsonville (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Simpsonville Bi-Lo Branch at 699 Fairview Road, branch established on 2003/11/19; Simpsonville Branch 762 at 124 Ne Main St, branch established on 1921/01/01. 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.
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Five Forks Branch at 2708 Woodruff Road, branch established on 2005/12/12; Simpsonville Branch at 636 Fairview Road, branch established on 1999/06/07. 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.
  • The Palmetto Bank: Simpsonville Branch at Maple And College Streets, branch established on 1976/03/22. 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
  • SCBT National Association: Simpsonville Branch at #1 Five Forks Plaza Court, branch established on 2000/05/07. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $3,893.8 mil, Deposits: $3,257.7 mil, headquarters in Orangeburg, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 79 total offices, Holding Company: Scbt Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Simpsonville Branch at 667 Fairview Road, branch established on 2004/02/06. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Provident Community Bank, National Association: Simpsonville Banking Branch at 116 Northeast Main Street, branch established on 2006/03/01. Info updated 2007/04/09: Bank assets: $376.6 mil, Deposits: $283.8 mil, headquarters in Rock Hill, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Provident Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Woodforest National Bank: Simpsonville Branch at 3950 Grandview Drive, branch established on 2008/03/15. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Regions Bank: Simpsonville Branch at 2565 Woodruff Road, branch established on 2006/11/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Simpsonville Branch at 713 Se Main St, branch established on 1980/12/15. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Simpsonville, South Carolina:

  • Comfort Inn, 600 Fairview Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29681 , Phone: (864) 963-2777
  • Days Inn, 45 Ray E Talley Ct, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 963-7701, Fax: (864) 963-8804
  • Holiday Inn Express Simpsonville, 3821 Grandview Dr, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 962-8500, Fax: (864) 962-8501
  • Microtel Inn, 3706 Grandview Rd, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 962-8484
  • Hampton Inn Simpsonville, 3934 Grandview Dr, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 963-9292, Fax: (864) 962-9494
  • Quality Inn, 3755 Grandview Dr, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 963-2777, Fax: (864) 963-2777
  • Value Place Simpsonville, 3025 Grandview Dr, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 962-9500, Fax: (864) 588-8999
  • Comfort Suites Simpsonville, 3971 Grandview Dr, Simpsonville, SC 29680 , Phone: (864) 757-1552, Fax: (864) 757-1553
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Simpsonville, South Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Simpsonville travel time to work - commute


Simpsonville mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Simpsonville 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
Financial Administration 7$38,981$66,8250$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$5,976
Judicial and Legal 4$14,034$42,1020$0
Police Protection - Officers 39$188,768$58,0820$0
Police - Other 8$25,466$38,1990$0
Firefighters 45$201,365$53,6970$0
Streets and Highways 4$15,555$46,6650$0
Sewerage 4$15,725$47,1750$0
Parks and Recreation 8$35,445$53,16850$6,375
Totals for Government 119$535,339$53,98457$12,351

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

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $718,000 ($37.68)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,940,000 ($101.81)
    Fire Protection: $1,523,000 ($79.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,081,000 ($56.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $579,000 ($30.38)
    Central Staff Services: $315,000 ($16.53)
    Regular Highways: $215,000 ($11.28)
    Water Utilities: $214,000 ($11.23)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $182,000 ($9.55)
    Financial Administration: $97,000 ($5.09)
    Health Services - Other: $25,000 ($1.31)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $430,000 ($22.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $419,000 ($21.99)
    Water Utilities: $301,000 ($15.80)
    Police Protection: $140,000 ($7.35)
    Fire Protection: $84,000 ($4.41)
    Regular Highways: $25,000 ($1.31)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,558,000 ($239.19)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,009,000 ($52.95)
    Parks & Recreation: $84,000 ($4.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,177,000 ($114.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $570,000 ($29.91)
    Interest Earnings: $72,000 ($3.78)
    Property Sale Other: $26,000 ($1.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $214,000 ($11.23)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $651,000 ($34.16)
    All Other: $105,000 ($5.51)
  • Tax - Property: $1,731,000 ($90.84)
    Other Selective Sales: $638,000 ($33.48)
    Public Utilities: $518,000 ($27.18)
    NEC: $399,000 ($20.94)

Simpsonville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,950,000 ($364.71)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $525,000 ($27.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $2,605,000 ($136.70)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $4,418,000 ($231.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $452,000 ($23.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,733,000 ($143.42)

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 Simpsonville:

  • 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.)
  • WFIS (1600 AM; 1 kW; FOUNTAIN INN, SC; Owner: GOLDEN STRIP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WYRD (1330 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMUU (1260 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WGVL (1440 AM; 5 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WORD (950 AM; 5 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WDAB (1580 AM; 5 kW; TRAVELERS REST, SC; Owner: DABNEY-ADAMSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTBI (1540 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PICKENS, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Simpsonville:

  • 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)
  • WJMZ-FM (107.3 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTBI-FM (91.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: TABERNACLE BAPTIST BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W247AB (97.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WOLT (103.3 FM; GREER, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Simpsonville:

  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNEH (Channel 38; GREENWOOD, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WSPA-TV (Channel 7; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNTV (Channel 29; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W65DS (Channel 65; HONEA PATH, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGGS-TV (Channel 16; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


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


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 22 meters (72ft)
Total costs: $207,000
Total average daily traffic: 64,625
Total average daily truck traffic: 7,032

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

96 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Simpsonville)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Fire Dept 403 E Curtis St (Lat: 34.739000 Lon: -82.251222), Call Sign: KLO260
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 03/16/2022
    Registrant: City Of Simpsonville, 405 East Curtis Street, Simpsonville, SC 29681, Phone: (864) 967-9536, Fax: (864) 963-8955, Email:
  • Hwy 14 Box 279 (Lat: 34.745944 Lon: -82.249833), Call Sign: KNHV580, Licensee ID: L00105308
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHz, 163.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/08/1998, Expiration Date: 11/22/2003, Cancellation Date: 01/25/2004
    Registrant: Hillcrest Hospital Inc, 729 S E Main Se, Simpsonville, SC 29681, Phone: (803) 967-6100
  • Lat: 34.736944 Lon: -82.254444, Call Sign: WPTL380
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/24/2001, Expiration Date: 10/24/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/24/2011, Certifier: Sheryl Kirkpatrick
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • S. GREENVILLE, 2322 W. Georgia Road (Lat: 34.696917 Lon: -82.327028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.8 m, Call Sign: WPYI920
    Assigned Frequencies: 852.187 MHz, 852.550 MHz, 852.862 MHz, 853.212 MHz, 851.187 MHz, 853.537 MHz, 853.862 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/19/2003, Expiration Date: 08/19/2013, Certifier: Jeffrey K Herron
    Registrant: Sc Budget & Control Bd. (Cio), 4430 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC 29210, Phone: (803) 896-0443, Email:
  • 694 Fairview Road (Lat: 34.705556 Lon: -82.257778), Call Sign: WQCF423
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.187 MHz, 467.462 MHz, 467.487 MHz, 467.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/18/2005, Expiration Date: 02/18/2015, Certifier: Joan Anderberg
    Registrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20809 Kensington Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55021, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Email:
  • Lat: 34.720417 Lon: -82.248333, Call Sign: WQIU475
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/2008, Expiration Date: 05/15/2018, Certifier: Perry Mcfall
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

266 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Simpsonville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Simpsonville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

41 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 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 ORIGINATED71$141,64838$163,052191$153,2655$100,92014$166,3791$16,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$155,7523$153,68311$171,8340$01$72,2900$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED11$151,0557$136,00163$153,2193$72,3604$66,0330$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$161,2386$124,43349$153,8011$123,6402$128,9350$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$126,5802$106,39016$146,9841$62,7400$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.04 , 0030.05, 0030.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED10$164,11115$168,673
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$173,9825$163,984
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$168,7201$290,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$116,990
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$96,4751$105,140

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.04 , 0030.05, 0030.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 95
  • Hazardous Condition: 72
  • Service Call: 14
  • Good Intent Call: 16

Incident types - Simpsonville


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Simpsonville, SC

Most common first names in Simpsonville, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James19170.3 years
John14371.4 years
William13572.7 years
Mary11575.4 years
Robert8771.5 years
Charles7371.7 years
Margaret5976.3 years
George5473.6 years
Thomas5268.9 years
Willie4875.8 years
Most common last names in Simpsonville, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8272.3 years
Jones5277.1 years
Brown4275.3 years
Fowler4276.4 years
Johnson3873.0 years
Sullivan3772.2 years
Henderson3476.1 years
Williams3174.9 years
Thompson3076.5 years
Garrett3072.8 years
Businesses in Simpsonville, SC
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Motel 61
Applebee's1Nike1
Arby's2Panera Bread1
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster2Penske2
Burger King1Pier 1 Imports1
CVS4Pizza Hut1
Chick-Fil-A1Publix Super Markets2
Comfort Suites1Quality1
Cracker Barrel1Quiznos1
Curves1RadioShack1
Days Inn1Rite Aid2
Decora Cabinetry1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza1Ryan's Grill1
Dunkin Donuts1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx4Sprint Nextel2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Starbucks2
GNC1Subway5
GameStop1T-Mobile3
H&R Block2T.J.Maxx1
Hardee's1Taco Bell1
Holiday Inn1Target1
Home Depot1Tire Kingdom1
Jack In The Box2U-Haul2
Just Tires1UPS8
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Waffle House1
Little Caesars Pizza1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Wendy's1
McDonald's3YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Simpsonville, SC

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