Ten Counties. One Upstate. Stronger Together

Facts & Figures

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The Upstate has…

  • A population of 1.34 million
  • An average median age of 37
  • 760,000 jobs
  • 896,000 households with an average household income of $55,256
  • Experienced a 19.5% increase in population since 1990
  • A diverse population with families from around the world
  • A minority population that rose from 20% in 1990 to 28% in 2010
  • A Hispanic community that grew by 138% between 2000 and 2010
  • An African American community that accounts for 17.5% of all Upstate residents
  • A wide array of services in education and public health, as roughly 45% of residents are under the age of 20 or above the age of 60