SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Fruit Hill, SC

Fruit Hill, SC is located in Saluda County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Fruit Hill is about 3,565 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,151.

The Average Home Value is $80,800.00, which is roughly 40% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 57% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $40,105.00, which is roughly 13% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 30% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fruit Hill is about .

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Saluda County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 52.28% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.96%
Democratic: 31.95%
Libertarian: 0.81%
Green: 0.23%
Other: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Ward, SC (8.63 mi.)
Johnston, SC (12.18 mi.)
Silverstreet, SC (14.24 mi.)
Batsbrg-Levil, SC (15.85 mi.)
Batesburg, SC (15.85 mi.)
Chappells, SC (16.26 mi.)
Edgefield, SC (17.76 mi.)
Ninety Six, SC (18.31 mi.)
Prosperity, SC (18.67 mi.)
Leesville, SC (19.54 mi.)
Ridge Spring, SC (19.74 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29138
Latitude : 34.021663
Longitude : -81.777177
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 450 ft.
Area Code(s) : 864

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.74
Male Population Estimate : 48.89%
Female Population Estimate : 48.70%
Median Age : 35.5
Male Median Age : 33.3
Female Median Age : 37.6

White Population Estimate : 51.02%
Black Population Estimate : 30.01%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 21.47%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.42%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.79%
Other Population Estimate : 16.31%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fruit Hill specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Saluda County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2017)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Saluda County: About 312 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Saluda County is about 50% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 8% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.