Businesses in Saluda, South Carolina


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 13.1%
 Medical: 9.8%
 Religion: 9.7%
 Community & Government: 8.6%
 Food: 7.5%
 Industry: 7.5%
 Restaurants: 7%
 Professional Services: 6.7%
 Automotive: 6.1%
 Education: 5.4%
 Other: 18.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts742.7 years4.22.0
Car repair1146.1 years4.63.1
Gas stations1140.6 years3.63.1
New car dealers648.6 years4.81.7
Beauty salons1031.4 years4.42.8
Hairdressers834.1 years4.32.3
Courts of law81.02.3
Firefighting and rescue720.8 years4.52.0
Government agencies559.4 years4.01.4
Police and law enforcement51.4
Public administration3244.1 years4.19.0
Social work74.62.0
Preschools and kindergartens623.8 years3.91.7
Primary and elementary schools928.4 years3.52.5
Secondary education631 years3.61.7
Finance other82.3
Loan companies1140.3 years3.1
Convenience stores1235.3 years4.23.4
Grocery stores and supermarkets1928.1 years4.15.3
General contractors1148.9 years1.03.1
Construction of buildings973.4 years3.02.5
Freight/commercial transport524.4 years1.4
Tractors and farm equipment624 years3.81.7
Health and medical3436.8 years3.99.6
Physicians and surgeons113.1
Churches4171.1 years4.311.5
Mexican restaurants63.81.7
Clothing stores646.6 years4.51.7
Gifts, cards and party supplies55.01.4
Shopping other1531.8 years4.04.2
Area of Saluda, South Carolina3.282 sq mi
Male Population1,772 (49.9%)
Female Population1,781 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +79.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +3.6%
Median Age29.8
Male Median Age28.6
Female Median Age31
Area Codes803864
Local TimeSunday 2:45 AM
TimezoneEastern Standard Time
Lat & Lng34.00152° / -81.77205°
Zip Codes29138

Saluda, South Carolina - Map

Saluda, South Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density602.7 / mi²899.2 / mi²1,044 / mi²1,082 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Saluda, South Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 3.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Saluda, South Carolina+79.6%+20.4%+3.6%
South Carolina+80.2%+44.2%+22.4%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Saluda, South Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 29.8 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Saluda, South Carolina29.8 years31 years28.6 years
South Carolina38.1 years39.5 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Saluda, South Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 5184199384
85 Plus194161
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Saluda, South Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 1,082 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Saluda, South Carolina3,5533.282 sq mi1,082 / mi²
South Carolina4.9 million32,020.7 sq mi154.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Saluda, South Carolina Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1730 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Saluda, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Saluda, South Carolina58,516 t16.5 t17,830 t/mi²
South Carolina80,373,842 t16.3 t2,510 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Saluda, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)58,516 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita16.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
6/20/178:14 AM3.267.6 km12,930 m6km SW of Augusta,
2/14/147:23 PM4.136 km5,180 m15km WNW of Edgefield, South
8/8/932:24 AM3.244 km5,000 mSouth
1/2/928:21 PM3.264.3 km5,000 mGeorgia,
12/3/7412:25 AM3.667.5 kmNoneGeorgia,
11/4/747:00 PM3.751.2 kmNoneGeorgia,
8/2/741:52 AM4.367.7 km1,000 mGeorgia,
7/26/453:32 AM4.346.1 km5,000 mSouth
1/1/1310:28 AM4.877.8 kmNoneSouth
11/1/757:02 PM4.370.9 kmNoneGeorgia,

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Saluda, South Carolina

Saluda is a town in Saluda County, South Carolina, along the Little Saluda River. The population was 3,565 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Saluda County. is part of the Augusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical   ︎  Saluda, South Carolina Wikipedia Page

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