Union Information

Union Information

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

General Union Information

State: South Carolina

County: Union County

Close cities: Whitmire, SC, Sharon, SC, Buffalo, SC, Carlisle, SC, Jonesville, SC, Pacolet, SC, Enoree, SC, Lockhart, SC, Pauline, SC, Monarch Mill, SC

Union Population (census data)
Total 8,083 (-7.0% since 2000)
Male 3,579 (44.3%)
Female 4,504 (55.7%)

Population Density: 1,016 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.1 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 7.96 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,195

Zip Codes: 29379.

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Union Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (56.1%)
  • Black (42.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.7%)
  • English (7.1%)
  • Irish (3.6%)
  • German (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1.4%)

Local Union Sports Teams

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

Union School Information

High Schools
Sims Junior High School (200 Sims Drive, Union, SC, 29379 - Union County School District District)
Union Comprehensive High (1163 Lakeside Drive, Union, SC, 29379 - Union County School District District)
Middle Schools
Excelsior Middle School (300 Culp Street, Union, SC, 29379 - Union County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Foster Park Elementary (901 Arthur Boulevard, Union, SC, 29379 - Union County School District District)
Monarch Elementary (218 Monarch School Road, Union, SC, 29379 - Union County School District District)

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