Rock Hill, South Carolina

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Population in 2017: 73,068 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +46.8%
Males: 34,459  (47.2%)
Females: 38,609  (52.8%)
Median resident age:

33.9 years
South Carolina median age:

39.4 years

Zip codes: 29733.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $52,663 (it was $37,336 in 2000)
Rock Hill:

$52,663
SC:

$50,570

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,939 (it was $18,929 in 2000)

Rock Hill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $159,300 (it was $90,100 in 2000)
Rock Hill:

$159,300
SC:

$161,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $177,847; detached houses: $190,651; townhouses or other attached units: $84,611; in 2-unit structures: $292,063; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $112,120; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $158,771; mobile homes: $65,856

Median gross rent in 2017: $913.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rock Hill: 91.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.6%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 24.9% for Black residents, 15.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.1% for other race residents, 28.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rock Hill, SC (2017)
    • 37,66350.3%White alone
    • 30,15340.2%Black alone
    • 4,0745.4%Hispanic
    • 2,2573.0%Asian alone
    • 1,0231.4%Two or more races
    • 1190.2%American Indian alone
    • 980.1%Other race alone
    • 700.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists, there were 49 registered sex offenders living in Rock Hill, South Carolina as of February 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rock Hill is 1,509 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Rock Hill by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(6.8)
6
(9.9)
3
(4.7)
4
(6.0)
5
(7.2)
6
(8.4)
4
(6.0)
8
(11.8)
4
(5.8)
5
(7.2)
5
(6.9)
9
(12.2)
3
(4.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
41
(69.9)
32
(52.9)
20
(31.6)
43
(64.3)
27
(38.8)
28
(39.2)
46
(68.7)
36
(52.9)
49
(71.4)
32
(45.9)
61
(84.0)
51
(68.9)
51
(68.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
85
(144.8)
113
(186.8)
124
(195.6)
102
(152.5)
82
(118.0)
80
(112.0)
71
(106.1)
112
(164.6)
78
(113.7)
64
(91.8)
60
(82.7)
95
(128.3)
61
(82.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
579
(986.6)
596
(985.4)
651
(1,027)
600
(896.8)
594
(854.6)
423
(592.0)
289
(431.8)
291
(427.5)
241
(351.2)
256
(367.0)
321
(442.2)
314
(424.0)
246
(332.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
464
(790.6)
484
(800.3)
503
(793.5)
596
(890.8)
578
(831.6)
453
(634.0)
537
(802.4)
403
(592.1)
396
(577.1)
370
(530.4)
336
(462.9)
365
(492.9)
325
(438.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,111
(3,597)
2,015
(3,332)
2,208
(3,483)
2,137
(3,194)
2,138
(3,076)
1,914
(2,679)
2,298
(3,434)
2,008
(2,950)
2,066
(3,011)
1,932
(2,770)
2,054
(2,830)
2,506
(3,384)
2,263
(3,056)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
195
(332.3)
217
(358.8)
210
(331.3)
237
(354.2)
214
(307.9)
145
(202.9)
161
(240.6)
164
(240.9)
121
(176.3)
69
(98.9)
154
(212.2)
136
(183.7)
206
(278.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
19
(32.4)
24
(39.7)
25
(39.4)
19
(28.4)
10
(14.4)
9
(12.6)
11
(16.4)
9
(13.2)
12
(17.5)
17
(24.4)
10
(13.8)
4
(5.4)
13
(17.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)536.1533.3520.2506.9457.7367.9397.9379.4348.1307.8356.8387.2329.6

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City-data.com crime index in Rock Hill, SC

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 192 (145 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
South Carolina average:

2.48
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Rock Hill, SC City Guides:

Ancestries: American (11.0%), African (8.0%), Irish (5.1%), German (4.4%), English (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1870

Land area: 31.0 square miles.

Population density: 2,355 people per square mile   (low).

Rock Hill, South Carolina map

3,550 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.7% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

4.7%
South Carolina:

4.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,205 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $995 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Charlotte, NC (21.7 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (475.9 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Newport, SC (2.2 miles ),
Lesslie, SC (2.3 miles ),
India Hook, SC (2.3 miles ),
Riverview, SC (2.3 miles ),
Fort Mill, SC (2.5 miles ),
Tega Cay, SC (2.6 miles ),
Catawba, SC (3.0 miles ),
Van Wyck, SC (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 34.94 N, Longitude: 81.03 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,165 (+1.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 13,796 (37.2%)

Area code: 803

Distribution of median household income in Rock Hill, SC in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rock Hill, SC in 2017

Property values in Rock Hill, SC

Rock Hill satellite photo by USGS

Rock Hill tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 276 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 1998: 307 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 1999: 556 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2000: 660 buildings, average cost: $105,300
  • 2001: 745 buildings, average cost: $110,400
  • 2002: 729 buildings, average cost: $118,400
  • 2003: 845 buildings, average cost: $131,400
  • 2004: 686 buildings, average cost: $133,500
  • 2005: 703 buildings, average cost: $137,400
  • 2006: 847 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2007: 434 buildings, average cost: $214,500
  • 2008: 245 buildings, average cost: $191,000
  • 2009: 102 buildings, average cost: $208,100
  • 2010: 189 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2011: 99 buildings, average cost: $226,300
  • 2012: 149 buildings, average cost: $256,700
  • 2013: 242 buildings, average cost: $260,400
  • 2014: 234 buildings, average cost: $275,600
  • 2015: 234 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2016: 169 buildings, average cost: $290,900
  • 2017: 243 buildings, average cost: $267,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Rock Hill, SC residents
Average permit cost in Rock Hill, SC
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Rock Hill, SC
Historical housing units in Rock Hill, SC

Population change in the 1990s: +6,631 (+15.4%).
Most common industries in Rock Hill, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Health care (8.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (10.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Educational services (5.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (3.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.6%)
  • Health care (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (13.4%)
  • Health care (12.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
  • Social assistance (3.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.0%)
Most common occupations in Rock Hill, SC (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.4%)

Average climate in Rock Hill, South Carolina

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Rock Hill, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 75.5. This is about average.

City:

75.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.236. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.30. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.30
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.117. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.117
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.65
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00085
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Rock Hill-area historical tornado activity is slightly above South Carolina state average. It is 21% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.0 miles away from the Rock Hill city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F4 tornado 33.1 miles away from the city center killed 4 people and injured 70 people.

Earthquake activity:

Rock Hill-area historical earthquake activity is near South Carolina state average. It is 85% 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 111.3 miles away from Rock Hill center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 149.8 miles away from Rock Hill center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 176.0 miles away from Rock Hill 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 278.0 miles away from the city 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 140.6 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 39.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in York County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals in Rock Hill:

  • HOSPICE AND COMMUNITY CARE (2275 INDIA HOOK ROAD PO BOX 993)
  • PIEDMONT MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, 222 S HERLONG AVE)
  • SERENITY PALLIATIVE AND HOSPICE CARE (223 SOUTH HERLONG AVENUE, SUITE 110)

Nursing Homes in Rock Hill:

  • AGAPE REHABILITATION OF ROCK HILL (159 SEDGEWOOD DR)
  • DOWDY GARDNER NSG CARE CTR - ROCK HILL (101 SEDGEWOOD DR)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHAB. HOSP. SNF (1795 FRANK GASTON BLVD)
  • MAGNOLIA MANOR - ROCK HILL (127 MURRAH DR)
  • UNIHEALTH POST-ACUTE CARE - ROCK HILL (261 S HERLONG AVE)
  • WESTMINSTER HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (831 MCDOW DRIVE)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - ROCK HILL (1915 EBENEZER RD)
  • WILLOW BROOK COURT AT PARK POINTE VILLAGE (2993 VAN VALIN DRIVE)

Dialysis Facilities in Rock Hill:

  • FMC DIALYSIS SERVICES OF YORK COUNTY (1560 HEALTH CARE DRIVE)

Home Health Centers in Rock Hill:

  • NHC HOMECARE - PIEDMONT (1668 HERLONG COURT)

Airports and heliports located in Rock Hill:

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Operable nuclear power plants near Rock Hill:

  • 17 miles: Catawba 1 and 2 in Clover, SC.

Colleges/Universities in Rock Hill:

  • Winthrop University (Full-time enrollment: 5,575; Location: 701 Oakland Ave; Public; Website: www.winthrop.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • York Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 3,572; Location: 452 S Anderson Rd; Public; Website: www.yorktech.edu)
  • Clinton College (Full-time enrollment: 143; Location: 1029 Crawford Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.clintonjuniorcollege.edu)
  • Kenneth Shuler School of Cosmetology-Rock Hill (Full-time enrollment: 134; Location: 2383 Cherry Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.kennethshuler.com)
  • Styletrends Barber and Hairstyling Academy (Full-time enrollment: 62; Location: 239 Hampton St; Private, for-profit; Website: www.styletrendsacademy.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Rock Hill:

  • Queens University of Charlotte (about 21 miles; Charlotte, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,083)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (about 23 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 15,371)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (about 23 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 2,518)
  • Gaston College (about 28 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 4,385)
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (about 31 miles; Charlotte, NC; FT enrollment: 22,807)
  • Wingate University (about 34 miles; Wingate, NC; FT enrollment: 2,125)
  • Cleveland Community College (about 36 miles; Shelby, NC; FT enrollment: 2,541)

Public high schools in Rock Hill:

  • ROCK HILL HIGH (Students: 1,946, Location: 320 WEST SPRINGDALE ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • APPLIED TECHNOLOGY CENTER (Students: 1,827, Location: 2399 WEST MAIN STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • NORTHWESTERN HIGH (Students: 1,718, Location: 2503 WEST MAIN STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • SOUTH POINTE HIGH (Students: 1,461, Location: 801 NEELY ROAD, Grades: 9-12)
  • YORK PREPARATORY ACADEMY (Students: 666, Location: 505 UNIVERSITY DRIVE, Grades: KG-12, Charter school)
  • RIVERWALK ACADEMY (Location: 2800 FAITH BOULEVARD, Grades: KG-12, Charter school)

Private high schools in Rock Hill:

  • WESTMINSTER CATAWBA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 503, Location: 2650 INDIA HOOK RD, Grades: PK-12)
  • NEW HOPE CAROLINAS (Students: 143, Location: 101 SEDGEWOOD DR, Grades: UG-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Rock Hill:

See full list of schools located in Rock Hill

Library in Rock Hill:

  • YORK COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (Operating income: $4,662,657; Location: 138 EAST BLACK STREET; 274,676 books; 39 e-books; 8,861 audio materials; 8,791 video materials; 15 local licensed databases; 35 state licensed databases; 586 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Westminster Catawba Christian School is also a private primary and secondary school in Rock Hill
  • Rock Hill now has a third high school
  • South Point High School

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rock Hill: Rock Hill Country Club (A), Shiland Shopping Cneter (B), Winthrop College Farm (C), Winthrop Golf COurse (D), Rock Hill City Hall (E), Rock Hill Public Library (F), Rock Hill Senior Citizens Center (G), Winthrop Coliseum (H), Rock Hill Fire Department Station 5 (I), Rock Hill Fire Department Station 4 (J), Rock Hill Fire Department Station 2 (K), Rock Hill Fire Department Station 1 (L), Rock Hill Fire Department Station 3 (M), Emmett Scott Center (N), Ida Jane Dacus Library (O), Meadow Haven Nursing Center (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Beaty Shopping Center (1), Cherry Park Centre Shopping Center (2), Cherry Plaza Shopping Center (3), East Side Shopping Center (4), Rock Hill Mall Shopping Center (5), Saluda Shopping Center (6), Shaw Brothers Shopping Center (7), Southgate Shopping Center (8), Village Square Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Rock Hill include: Bethel United Methodist Church (A), Boyd Hill Baptist Church (B), Calvary Baptist Church (C), Cedar Street Church of God (D), Church of Christ (E), Church of God (F), Church of God of Prophecy (G), Church of Our Lady and Saint Philip Neri (H), Church of Our Savior (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Barber Memorial Cemetery (1), Laurelwood Cemetery (2), Grand View Memorial Park (3), Freedom Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Wildcat Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Rock Hill include: Northside Park (1), Oakwood Acres Park (2), Winthrop Park (3), Spencer Park (4), Stadium Park (5), Sullivan Park (6), Rock Hill Downtown Historic District (7), Winthrop College Historic District (8), Lige Street Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Comporium Communications - Other Comporium Groups- Comporium Museum (117 Elk Avenue) (1), Culture & Heritage Museums (4621 Mount Gallant Road) (2), Museum of York County (Mount Gallant Road) (3), Culture & Heritage Museums - Development Foundation (222 East Main Street) (4), Boiling Springs Athletic Booster Club (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3027 Cherry Road) (5), Fort Rock Bingo Center (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3043 Cherry Road) (6), Party World Hot Dog Stand (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1307 East Main Street) (7), RH York County Convention and Visitors Bureau (130 East Main Street) (8), Strikers Family Sportcenter (124 North Anderson Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn Of Rock Hill Carowinds South/Ch (914 Riverview Rd) (1), Bestway Inn (825 Riverview Road) (2), Park Avenue Inn (347 Park Avenue) (3), Book & the Spindle (626 Oakland Avenue) (4), Microtel Inn & Suites (1047 Riverview Road) (5), Best Western (1106 North Anderson Road) (6), Peterson Interiors (600 East Main Street) (7), Hilton Garden Inn Rock Hill (650 Tinsley Way) (8), Budget Motel (588 South Anderson Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: York County Government - Family Court- Registration & Elections (13 South Congress Street) (1), York County Government - Common Pleas Civil Court- General Sessions Court- Jury (1675 West Main Street) (2), York County Government - Family Court- Other County Listings- Judgments & L (155 Johnston Street) (3), Rock Hill City Government - City Court- Traffic Tickets (120 East Black Street) (4), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Household Hazardous Material Ev (1070 Heckle Boulevard) (5), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Other County Listings- Tax Collec (1070 Heckle Boulevard) (6), York County Government - Judgments & Liens- Family Court- Other County List (1070 Heckle Boulevard) (7), Federal Bureau Of Investigation (452 Lakeshore Parkway) (8), York County Government - Social Services Dept- Juvenile Arbitration- Family Court- Judgments & L (529 South Cherry Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Chris Hope - 2005 NFL player (Pittsburgh Steelers, born: Sep 29, 1980), DJ Felli Fel - Hip hop record producer, David Ball (country singer) - Male singer, Derek Ross - 2005 NFL player (Minnesota Vikings, born: Jan 5, 1980), Jonathan Hefney - Player of and football, Ko Simpson - Football player, Patrick Caddell - Political consultant, Stephon Gilmore - Football cornerback, Jadeveon Clowney - Football defensive end, Matthew A. Zimmerman - Army officer and chaplain.

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

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

ROCK HILL CITY OF (4610002) (Population served: 66,396, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-06-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-06-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2014)
CATAWBA INDIAN NATION CWS (4650063) (Population served: 700, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUL-14-2011)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-02-2009, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2007, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-24-2010)
LOST COLONY S/D (4650019) (Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-01-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-29-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2006), St Compliance achieved (JUL-23-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
VILLAGE MARKET OF ROCK HILL LLC(4670975) (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-18-2013), St Public Notif received (OCT-21-2013), St Show-cause Hearing (OCT-31-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-03-2013), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-20-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-23-2013), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-18-2013), St Show-cause Hearing (OCT-31-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-03-2013), St Admin Penalty assessed (DEC-03-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-05-2014)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rock Hill that have no violations reported:

  • ADNAH HILLS MHP (4660115) (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GREEN EARTH PWS - 4610009 (Address: CATAWBA INDIAN NATION , Population served: 266, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
  • DUNCAN MHP (4660093) (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAMBERT MHP (4660108) (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PECAN GROVE COMMONS (4660003) (Population served: 58, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PINETUCK S/D (4650015) (Address: ATTN: PINETUCK GOLF CLUB INC , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WORTHY BOYS CAMP (4670976) (Address: ROCK HILL POLICE DEPARTMENT , Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
South Carolina:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.8%
Whole state:

67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Rock Hill in 2010:

  • 2,248 people in college/university student housing
  • 442 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 165 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 91 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 30 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 20 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Rock Hill in 2000:

  • 1,941 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 670 people in nursing homes
  • 296 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 106 people in other group homes
  • 39 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 35 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 17 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 12 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Rock Hill (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Cherry Road Drive-Up Branch, Manchester Village Branch, Rock Hill Main Branch, Heckle And Herlong Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Provident Community Bank, National Association: at 2700 Celanese Road, Rock Hill Messenger Service Branch, Westminster Banking Branch, Manchester Bank Branch. Info updated 2007/04/09: Bank assets: $376.6 mil, Deposits: $283.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Provident Community Bancshares, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Cherry Road Drive-In Branch, Celanese Road, Rock Hill Main Branch, Wedgewood Square Branch. 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
  • SCBT National Association: Courier Service Branch, Rock Hill Branch, Main Street Branch. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Ebenezer Road Branch, Shiland Branch, Rock Hill Main Branch. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Dave Lyle Boulevard Branch at 2286 Dave Lyle Boulevard, branch established on 1998/03/30; Rock Hill Main Branch at 245 S Herlong Ave, branch established on 1991/10/18. 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
  • First Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Ebenezer Branch at 132 Herlong Avenue, branch established on 1995/01/23; Rock Hill Branch at 226 East Main Street, branch established on 1996/05/13. 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.
  • Arthur State Bank: Rock Hill Branch at 201 South Herlong Avenue, branch established on 2004/02/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $565.1 mil, Deposits: $483.4 mil, headquarters in Union, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Jco Partners Ii, L.P.
  • Synovus Bank: Rock Hill Branch at 760 Herlong Avenue, branch established on 2006/04/13. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.
  • 4 other banks with 4 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Rock Hill:

Marital status in Rock Hill, SC
  • Never married: 43.6%
  • Now married: 40.4%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

For population 25 years and over in Rock Hill:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.8%
  • Unemployed: 9.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
South Carolina average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rock Hill, SC (based on York County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant67,634215
Mainline Protestant20,90160
Catholic14,0305
Black Protestant5,60534
Other4,12111
Orthodox151
None113,767-
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: 40
York County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Here:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 97
This county:

4.65 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 117
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
York County:

28.0%
State:

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

14.0%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rock Hill:

49.4%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.3%
State:

45.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Rock Hill:

19.3%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.4%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rock Hill:

6.7
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.3%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
Rock Hill:

56.7%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.4%
South Carolina:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rock Hill, SC Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 139$527,376$45,5292$6,114
Firefighters 120$444,633$44,4630$0
Other Government Administration 104$485,044$55,9671$1,641
Parks and Recreation 89$290,213$39,13065$48,314
Housing and Community Development (Local) 65$280,763$51,8334$7,520
Financial Administration 58$274,656$56,8257$6,993
Police - Other 50$215,640$51,7542$1,907
Electric Power 48$229,982$57,4960$0
Solid Waste Management 44$129,250$35,2500$0
Sewerage 42$169,938$48,5541$264
Water Supply 34$139,192$49,1272$3,897
Streets and Highways 26$78,415$36,1920$0
Judicial and Legal 17$74,466$52,5641$817
Other and Unallocable 6$29,596$59,1920$0
Fire - Other 3$16,443$65,7720$0
Airports 1$6,665$79,9800$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 846$3,392,272$48,11785$77,467

Rock Hill government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $12,260,000 ($167.79)
    Water Utilities: $8,422,000 ($115.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,823,000 ($79.69)
    Regular Highways: $5,705,000 ($78.08)
    Sewerage: $1,804,000 ($24.69)
    Central Staff Services: $536,000 ($7.34)
    Natural Resources - Other: $425,000 ($5.82)
    Air Transportation: $120,000 ($1.64)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $95,276,000 ($1303.94)
    Police Protection: $15,013,000 ($205.47)
    Central Staff Services: $12,228,000 ($167.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,172,000 ($152.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $8,417,000 ($115.19)
    Water Utilities: $6,162,000 ($84.33)
    General - Other: $6,050,000 ($82.80)
    Sewerage: $6,015,000 ($82.32)
    Financial Administration: $4,722,000 ($64.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,498,000 ($47.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,416,000 ($33.07)
    Regular Highways: $1,956,000 ($26.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,501,000 ($20.54)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,213,000 ($16.60)
    General Public Buildings: $528,000 ($7.23)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $499,000 ($6.83)
    Air Transportation: $361,000 ($4.94)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,673,000 ($22.90)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,568,000 ($48.83)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Solid Waste Management: $3,105,000 ($42.49)
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $318,000 ($4.35)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $1,414,000 ($19.35)
    Police Protection: $1,114,000 ($15.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $538,000 ($7.36)
    Natural Resources - Other: $256,000 ($3.50)
    Parks and Recreation: $223,000 ($3.05)
    Electric Utilities: $200,000 ($2.74)
    Water Utilities: $126,000 ($1.72)
    Regular Highways: $108,000 ($1.48)
    Sewerage: $100,000 ($1.37)
    Central Staff Services: $57,000 ($0.78)
    Air Transportation: $32,000 ($0.44)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $41,907,000 ($573.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,824,000 ($24.96)

Rock Hill government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $21,581,000 ($295.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,071,000 ($96.77)
    Other: $3,415,000 ($46.74)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,202,000 ($30.14)
    Air Transportation: $246,000 ($3.37)
    Parking Facilities: $23,000 ($0.31)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $805,000 ($11.02)
    Highways: $468,000 ($6.40)
    Electric Utilities: $343,000 ($4.69)
    Transit Utilities: $179,000 ($2.45)
    Sewerage: $168,000 ($2.30)
    Other: $148,000 ($2.03)
    Natural Resources: $111,000 ($1.52)
    Air Transportation: $111,000 ($1.52)
    General Local Government Support: $16,000 ($0.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,788,000 ($51.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,782,000 ($24.39)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $3,454,000 ($47.27)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,846,000 ($38.95)
    Interest Earnings: $1,482,000 ($20.28)
    Sale of Property: $1,011,000 ($13.84)
    Fines and Forfeits: $769,000 ($10.52)
    Rents: $619,000 ($8.47)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $106,785,000 ($1461.45)
    Water Utilities: $15,412,000 ($210.93)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,081,000 ($28.48)
    Housing and Community Development: $160,000 ($2.19)
    Other: $18,000 ($0.25)
  • Tax - Property: $26,267,000 ($359.49)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $9,057,000 ($123.95)
    Amusements Sales: $5,895,000 ($80.68)
    Other License: $864,000 ($11.82)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $129,000 ($1.77)

Rock Hill government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $199,888,000 ($2735.64)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $188,337,000 ($2577.56)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $22,731,000 ($311.09)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,180,000 ($153.01)

Rock Hill government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,062,000 ($219.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $27,798,000 ($380.44)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,000 ($0.38)

8.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($68,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
South Carolina average:

7.95%

0.28% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,800 average AGI)
York County:

0.28%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Mecklenburg County, NC  2.19% ($75,542 average AGI)
from Lancaster County, SC  0.42% ($61,668)
from Gaston County, NC  0.35% ($58,927)


5.99% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($66,095 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.99%
South Carolina average:

6.98%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
York County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Mecklenburg County, NC  1.21% ($90,789 average AGI)
to Lancaster County, SC  0.40% ($56,646)
to Chester County, SC  0.30% ($34,311)
Businesses in Rock Hill, SC
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
Academy Sports + Outdoors1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Lowe's1
Advance Auto Parts3Marriott2
Aeropostale1MasterBrand Cabinets10
American Eagle Outfitters1McDonald's6
Applebee's1Men's Wearhouse1
Arby's2Microtel1
AutoZone2New Balance1
Baskin-Robbins2Nike9
Bath & Body Works1Nissan1
Baymont Inn1Office Depot1
Blockbuster2Olive Garden1
Budget Car Rental1Outback1
Burger King4Outback Steakhouse1
CVS3Panera Bread1
Chevrolet1Papa John's Pizza2
Chick-Fil-A2Payless1
Chico's1Penske1
Circle K1PetSmart1
Comfort Suites1Pier 1 Imports1
Cracker Barrel1Pizza Hut2
Cricket Wireless3Popeyes1
Curves1Quality1
Dairy Queen1Quiznos2
Days Inn1RadioShack2
Decora Cabinetry1Rite Aid2
Dennys1Ruby Tuesday1
Discount Tire1Rue211
Domino's Pizza1Ryan's Grill1
Dunkin Donuts2SONIC Drive-In1
Econo Lodge1Sears3
FedEx15Shoe Carnival1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sprint Nextel2
Foot Locker1Staples1
Ford1Starbucks2
GNC2Steak 'n Shake1
GameStop3Subway7
Goodwill1Super 81
H&R Block3T-Mobile7
Hardee's2T.J.Maxx1
Hilton2Taco Bell3
Hobby Lobby1Talbots1
Holiday Inn1Target1
Home Depot1Tire Kingdom2
Honda1Toyota1
Hot Topic1U-Haul7
Howard Johnson1UPS23
IHOP1Vans1
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless1
JoS. A. Bank1Victoria's Secret1
Jones New York3Waffle House2
Just Tires1Walgreens2
KFC3Walmart2
Kincaid1Wendy's3
Kmart1Wingate1
Kohl's1YMCA4

Strongest AM radio stations in Rock Hill:

  • WAVO (1150 AM; 1 kW; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WBZK (980 AM; 3 kW; YORK, SC; Owner: CAROLINA METRO RADIO, LLC)
  • WRHI (1340 AM; 1 kW; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: OUR THREE SONS BROADCASTING, LLP)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WBCU (1460 AM; 50 kW; UNION, SC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rock Hill:

  • WNSC-FM (88.9 FM; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W232AX (94.3 FM; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: OUR THREE SONS BROADCASTING, LLP)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W219CH (91.7 FM; LOWRYS, SC; Owner: RICHBURG EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBT-FM (99.3 FM; CHESTER, SC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WRBK (90.3 FM; RICHBURG, SC; Owner: RICHBURG EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRHM (107.1 FM; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: OUR THREE SONS BROADCASTING, LLP)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WSSL-FM (100.5 FM; GRAY COURT, SC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rock Hill:

  • WNSC-TV (Channel 30; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • 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.)
  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOLO-TV (Channel 25; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Rock Hill: James E. Williams.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Rock Hill fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 108Number of bridges
  • 1,171ft / 357mTotal length
  • $6,339,000Total costs
  • 1,514,880Total average daily traffic
  • 153,596Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,423,044Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rock Hill, SC - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 51930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 151960-1969
  • 421970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 121990-1999
  • 142000-2009
  • 72010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rock Hill, SC
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 262 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Rock Hill)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Rock Hill, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 436 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rock Hill)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 59 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rock Hill)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 9 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED289$134,840161$146,730658$156,51022$71,9472$192,89084$144,9811$53,040
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$130,93211$109,91953$131,3493$27,4870$05$57,2460$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED62$116,25350$107,057347$129,31031$37,2541$233,94032$93,4362$88,720
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN38$133,32936$212,266268$172,9468$61,5090$031$190,5551$73,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$171,7864$164,52849$182,2063$37,3330$04$124,3580$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 16 tracts in Rock Hill, SC

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 8 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED32$143,54322$164,8822$53,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$111,9737$173,9991$85,780
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$113,9935$102,4103$42,730
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$124,7902$118,4900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$91,3702$216,5002$186,000
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rock Hill, SC
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rock Hill, SC - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 232
  • Hazardous Condition: 215
  • Service Call: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 1
Fire incident types in Rock Hill, SC

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Rock Hill, South Carolina:

  • Bestway Inn, 825 Riverview Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 329-1177, Fax: (803) 329-1177
  • Rock Hill Hotel, 914 Riverview Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 329-7466, Fax: (803) 366-4472
  • Ramada Inn Rock Hill, 2640 N Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 329-1122, Fax: (803) 329-1072
  • Days Inn, 875 Riverview Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29732 , Phone: (803) 329-2171, Fax: (803) 329-2171
  • Wingate by Wyndham Rock Hill / Charlotte / Metro Area, 760 Galleria Blvd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 324-9000
  • Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, 865 Patriot Pkwy, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 329-5151, Fax: (803) 329-5811
  • Hilton Garden Inn Rock Hill, 650 Tinsley Way, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 325-2800, Fax: (803) 325-2366
  • Super 8 Motel, 888 Riverview Rd, Rock Hill, South Carolina 29730 , Phone: (803) 980-0400, Fax: (803) 980-0431
  • 12 other hotels and motels
All 20 fire-safe hotels and motels in Rock Hill, South Carolina
Most common first names in Rock Hill, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James73771.0 years
John58673.2 years
William57072.3 years
Mary51477.4 years
Robert36670.5 years
Willie23571.2 years
Margaret20578.1 years
George19572.7 years
Charles19469.9 years
Thomas18670.2 years
Most common last names in Rock Hill, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams20473.4 years
Smith19073.9 years
Johnson14474.8 years
Brown14172.5 years
Davis12872.2 years
Robinson12770.9 years
Moore11773.2 years
Jones11773.0 years
White10673.9 years
Miller10474.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rock Hill, SC
  • 70.6%Utility gas
  • 27.4%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rock Hill, SC
  • 74.3%Electricity
  • 23.9%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Coal or coke


Rock Hill compared to South Carolina state average:

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

Rock Hill on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of females (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: healthcare support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: sales and related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of murders per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 50,000+"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 larger cities with the largest decrease or smallest increase in household income from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having professional degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
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