gaffney Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 597 8.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,949 43.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,530 22.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,182 17.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 566 8.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,289 77.5 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,433 21.0 % 21.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,562 - -
19 years old and under 3,190 25.4 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,928 31.3 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,211 25.6 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,233 17.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,661 98.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 132 1.1 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,163 44.8 % 33.5 %
Married 1,638 33.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 304 6.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 723 15.0 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,774 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,779 82.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 995 17.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,888 67.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 95 1.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 365 6.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 425 7.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 459 7.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 227 3.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 147 2.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 168 2.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 664 11.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 468 8.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,119 19.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 926 16.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,536 26.6 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 719 12.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 2,478 42.9 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 51 0.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,164 37.5 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 40 0.7 % 4.1 %
None 46 0.8 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,534 52.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 5,616 45.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 127 1.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 134 1.1 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,492 55,775
Median Family Income 41,701 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 18,625 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 51 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.48 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 23.98
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.09 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com