Blacksburg Information

Blacksburg Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Blacksburg, SC

General Blacksburg Information

State: South Carolina

County: Cherokee County

Close cities: Smyrna, SC, Gaffney, SC, East Gaffney, SC, Hickory Grove, SC, Blacksburg, SC

Blacksburg Population (census data)
Total 1,898 (+0.7% since 2000)
Male 845 (44.5%)
Female 1,053 (55.5%)

Population Density: 1,029 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 78.7 (US Avg is 100)

Blacksburg Elevation: 768 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.85 square miles

Median Household Income: $31,365

Zip Codes: 29702.

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Blacksburg Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.0%)
  • Black (23.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (26.1%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • German (3.8%)
  • Italian (2.2%)
  • Dutch (1.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.8%)

Local Blacksburg Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball:
NHL Hockey: , Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Gardner-Webb University, Wofford College

Blacksburg School Information

High Schools
Blacksburg High School (201 W Ramseur Drive, Blacksburg, SC, 29702 - Cherokee County School District District)
Middle Schools
Blacksburg Middle School (101 London Street, Blacksburg, SC, 29702 - Cherokee County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Blacksburg Elementary (402 Hardin Street, Blacksburg, SC, 29702 - Cherokee County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Blacksburg Primary School (1010 East Cherokee Street, Blacksburg, SC, 29702 - Cherokee County School District District)

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