gaffney Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 570 8.0 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,883 40.7 % 32.2 %
Some College 1,719 24.3 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,181 16.7 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 733 10.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,640 79.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,573 22.2 % 22.2 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,859 - -
19 years old and under 3,143 24.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,978 30.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,424 26.6 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,314 18.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,814 98.3 % 84.4 %
Spanish 194 1.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 5 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,072 44.2 % 33.6 %
Married 1,707 36.4 % 50.4 %
Separated 262 5.6 % 2.5 %
Divorced 648 13.8 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 5,846 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,792 82.0 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,054 18.0 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,998 68.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 109 1.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 300 5.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 392 6.7 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 493 8.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 171 2.9 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 154 2.6 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 229 3.9 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 768 13.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 479 8.2 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,104 18.9 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 991 17.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,485 25.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 643 11.0 % 12.8 %
Electric 2,681 45.9 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 18 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 1,920 32.8 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 111 1.9 % 4.1 %
None 62 1.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,915 55.5 % 75.1 %
African-American 5,351 42.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 12 0.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 129 1.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 62 0.5 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,085 57,617
Median Family Income 36,723 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 18,810 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 72.82 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 5.22
    [CDD] 1.57

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