Valley Falls, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 6,299.
Population change since 2000: +57.9%
Males: 2,677  (42.5%)
Females: 3,622  (57.5%)
Median resident age:

25.5 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29303.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $35,619 (it was $33,636 in 2000)
Valley Falls:

$35,619
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,008 (it was $17,162 in 2000)

Valley Falls CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $154,096 (it was $93,200 in 2000)
Valley Falls:

$154,096
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $136,941; detached houses: $150,173; mobile homes: $7,471

Median gross rent in 2017: $729.

March 2019 cost of living index in Valley Falls: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.0%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.7% for Black residents, 4.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Valley Falls, SC (2017)
    • 3,89661.0%White alone
    • 1,96330.7%Black alone
    • 2443.8%Hispanic
    • 1081.7%Asian alone
    • 951.5%Two or more races
    • 60.09%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Valley Falls, South Carolina as of January 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Valley Falls is 5,947 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: American (11.4%), Irish (8.0%), English (4.9%), German (3.4%), Scottish (1.8%), Ukrainian (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 5.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,212 people per square mile   (low).

Valley Falls, South Carolina map

353 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America, 1.1% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This place:

5.5%
South Carolina:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,227 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $681 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Greenville, SC (26.2 miles , pop. 56,002).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (65.9 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (509.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Southern Shops, SC (1.2 miles ),
Boiling Springs, SC (1.7 miles ),
Saxon, SC (1.7 miles ),
Arcadia, SC (1.8 miles ),
Spartanburg, SC (2.1 miles ),
Converse, SC (2.7 miles ),
Inman, SC (2.8 miles ),
Inman Mills, SC (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 35.00 N, Longitude: 81.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 864

Distribution of median household income in Valley Falls, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Valley Falls, SC in 2017

Property values in Valley Falls, SC

Valley Falls satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Most common industries in Valley Falls, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (9.0%)
  • Health care (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Construction (5.3%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.9%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (16.3%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (9.1%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.3%)
Most common occupations in Valley Falls, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.0%)
  • Registered nurses (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.9%)
  • Engineers (5.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Child care workers (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)

Average climate in Valley Falls, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Valley Falls, South Carolina average temperatures Valley Falls, South Carolina average precipitation Valley Falls, South Carolina humidity Valley Falls, South Carolina wind speed Valley Falls, South Carolina snowfall Valley Falls, South Carolina sunshine Valley Falls, South Carolina clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 46.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2007 was 0.314. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.314
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 8.58. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.58
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00000. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00000
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Valley Falls-area historical tornado activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 6% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Valley Falls place 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 8.5 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Valley Falls-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 83% 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 83.7 miles away from Valley Falls center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 125.2 miles away from Valley Falls 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 247.1 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 211.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 179.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 149.0 miles away from Valley Falls 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 (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Valley Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Valley Falls:

  • VALLEY FALLS TERRACE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • MAGNOLIA PLACE - SPARTANBURG (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SPARTANBURG REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • MAGNOLIA MANOR - SPARTANBURG (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • DOCTORS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCU (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SPARTANBURG HOSPITAL FOR RESTORATIVE CARE SNF (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)
  • SPARTANBURG CONV CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SPARTANBURG, SC)

Amtrak station near Valley Falls:

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valley Falls:

  • University of South Carolina-Upstate (about 1 miles; Spartanburg, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,994)
  • Spartanburg Community College (about 3 miles; Spartanburg, SC; FT enrollment: 4,309)
  • Limestone College (about 19 miles; Gaffney, SC; FT enrollment: 2,758)
  • Isothermal Community College (about 24 miles; Spindale, NC; FT enrollment: 2,165)
  • North Greenville University (about 24 miles; Tigerville, SC; FT enrollment: 2,341)
  • Gardner-Webb University (about 24 miles; Boiling Springs, NC; FT enrollment: 4,241)
  • Bob Jones University (about 25 miles; Greenville, SC; FT enrollment: 3,308)

Points of interest:

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Churches in Valley Falls include: Bethel Church (A), Tabernacle Baptist Church (B), Valley Falls Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Big Shoally Creek (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
Average household size:
This place:

2.2 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

44.6%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.5%
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
782 people in college/university student housing in 2010
86 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
371 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
89 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Valley Falls:

Marital status in Valley Falls, SC
  • Never married: 55.8%
  • Now married: 30.8%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Valley Falls:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
South Carolina average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Valley Falls
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Valley Falls, SC (based on Spartanburg County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

0.80 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

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

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Spartanburg County:

10.3%
State:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.3%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Spartanburg County:

11.5%
South Carolina:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Valley Falls:

48.1%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Valley Falls:

45.1%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.1
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.8%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.9%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.6%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Valley Falls:

55.5%
State:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.5%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Valley Falls, SC Residents

6.06% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($150 average AGI)
Spartanburg County:

0.02%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Greenville County, SC  1.66% ($45,807 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, SC  0.36% ($33,956)
from Union County, SC  0.13% ($41,733)


4.87% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,155 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($186 average AGI)
Spartanburg County:

0.02%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Greenville County, SC  1.32% ($48,235 average AGI)
to Cherokee County, SC  0.30% ($34,990)
to Union County, SC  0.13% ($30,237)

Strongest AM radio stations in Valley Falls:

  • WORD (950 AM; 5 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSPA (910 AM; 4 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDY (1400 AM; 1 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASSOCIATED BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WASC (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: NEW SOUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWOL (780 AM; daytime; 10 kW; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: HOLLY SPRINGS BAPTIST BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJFJ (1160 AM; 10 kW; TRYON, NC; Owner: COLUMBUS BROADCAST CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)

Strongest FM radio stations in Valley Falls:

  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSPA-FM (98.9 FM; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WFBC-FM (93.7 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTPT (93.3 FM; FOREST CITY, NC; Owner: UPSTATE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WOLT (103.3 FM; GREER, SC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENVILLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WYFG (91.1 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMUU-FM (94.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WMUU, INC.)
  • WESC-FM (92.5 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WROQ (101.1 FM; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: OBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEPR (90.1 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WAGI-FM (105.3 FM; GAFFNEY, SC; Owner: GAFFNEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMYI (102.5 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLFJ-FM (89.3 FM; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZT-FM (96.7 FM; MAULDIN, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W218AD (91.5 FM; BREVARD, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Valley Falls:

  • WSQY-LP (Channel 66; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: ASHEVILLE MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • WRET-TV (Channel 49; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBSC-TV (Channel 40; ANDERSON, SC; Owner: ANDERSON (WFBC-TV) LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WSPA-TV (Channel 7; SPARTANBURG, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WYFF (Channel 4; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: WYFF HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
Valley Falls fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Valley Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 49Number of bridges
  • 479ft / 146mTotal length
  • $5,039,000Total costs
  • 1,059,250Total average daily traffic
  • 117,933Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Valley Falls, SC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 51950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 261990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Valley Falls, SC

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • NE SPARTANBU, Off Bryant Rd And 85 (Lat: 35.018306 Lon: -81.928611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQJQ534,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/2019, Expiration Date: 11/25/2028, Certifier: Christopher L Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$122,1849$95,20921$99,6471$75,9103$84,0031$35,770
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$03$72,0501$8,1900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$93,7382$111,45019$112,8522$20,3300$01$56,360
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$105,3602$99,0805$130,1180$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$45,6501$24,0403$107,1700$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0218.01 , 0218.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$98,3273$111,6700$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$70,9701$17,630
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$76,7400$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0218.01 , 0218.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Valley Falls, SC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Valley Falls, SC - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Valley Falls, SC
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 33.1%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Valley Falls, SC
  • 90.6%Electricity
  • 5.8%Utility gas
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Valley Falls compared to South Carolina state average:

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

Valley Falls on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married females and males (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 females never married)"
  • #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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