Seneca Information

Seneca Information

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

General Seneca Information

State: South Carolina

County: Oconee County

Close cities: Walhalla, SC, Central, SC, West Union, SC, Townville, SC, Pendleton, SC, Newry, SC, Greenville, SC, Clemson, SC, Utica, SC, La France, SC

Seneca Population (census data)
Total 8,105 (+4.1% since 2000)
Male 3,783 (46.7%)
Female 4,322 (53.3%)

Population Density: 1,149 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 83.2 (US Avg is 100)

Seneca Elevation: 950 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.06 square miles

Median Household Income: $35,787

Zip Codes: 29672, 29678, and 29679.

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Seneca Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (62.5%)
  • Black (33.8%)
  • Hispanic (1.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (12.3%)
  • United States (12.1%)
  • German (8.4%)
  • English (7.8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.8%)
  • Scottish (3.4%)
Foriegn Born: 156 people (1.9%)
  • Latin America (55.6%)
  • Europe (27.8%)
  • Asia (16.7%)

Local Seneca Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball:
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes,
NCAA Sports: Clemson University, Furman University, Furman University

Seneca School Information

High Schools
Seneca Senior High School (100 Bobcat Road, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Middle Schools
Seneca Middle School (810 W South 4th Street, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Code Elementary (315 Holland Street, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Kellett Elementary School (500 Adams Street, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Keowee Elementary (7051 Keowee School Road, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Northside Elementary School (710 North Townville Street, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Ravenel Elementary (1700 Davis Creek Road, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Fred P. Hamilton Career Center (100 Vocational Drive, Seneca, SC, 29678 - Oconee County School District District)

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