Spartanburg, South Carolina






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A Taste of Spartanburg, South Carolina

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SPARTANBURG?
  1. Spartanburg is the largest city in and the county seat of Spartanburg County, South Carolina, United States, and the fourth largest city by population in the state. Spartanburg has a municipal population of 37,013 and an urban population of 180,786 at the 2010 census.

  2. Within the past decade, developers and community leaders have spearheaded an effort to revitalize Spartanburg's downtown district. This has resulted in a remodeling of Morgan Square, the restoration of a number of historic structures and the relocation of several businesses and company headquarters to the downtown vicinity.

  3. Spartanburg is host to the NFL's Carolina Panthers training camp each year on the campus of Wofford College.

  4. Despite its size as a small city, Spartanburg has, throughout its history, been a fruitful home to a creative community. Cultural events and institutions abound in the city and county and consistently draw large crowds.

  5. The median income for a household in the city was $28,735, and the median income for a family was $36,108.

Radio Stations


WLFJ 89.3 FM Greenville, SC Christian Contemporary
WFBC 93.7 FM Greenville, SC Top-40
W231BA (WJMZ) 94.1 FM Spartanburg, SC Urban Contemporary
WNKS 95.1 FM Charlotte, NC Top-40
W238AW (WLFJ) 95.5 FM West View, SC Christian Contemporary
WHQC 96.1 FM Shelby, NC Top-40
W246BU (WSPG) 97.1 FM Spartanburg, SC Sports
WPEG 97.9 FM Concord, NC Hip Hop
WHZT 98.1 FM Williamston, SC Top-40
W253BG (WJMZ) 98.5 FM Arial, SC Urban Contemporary
WBT 99.3 FM Chester, SC News/Talk
WBAV 101.9 FM Gastonia, NC Urban Contemporary
WOLT 103.3 FM Greer, SC Classic Hits
WOSF 105.3 FM Gaffney, SC Rhythmic Oldies
W289BS (WOLI) 105.7 FM Spartanburg, SC Classic Hits
WYRD 106.3 FM Simpsonville, SC News/Talk
WJMZ 107.3 FM Anderson, SC Urban Contemporary

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Demographics of Spartanburg, South Carolina

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

47.15%

49.55%

0.18%

1.33%

1.78%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Spartanburg, South Carolina

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Businesses in Spartanburg, South Carolina


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Hair by Kennedye -  Category: Hair Braiding, Beauty Salons -   - 157 Saratoga Ave, Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 305-4479

  2. Split Endz Hair Salon -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 2313 Reidville Road Suite G, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301 (864) 541-8545  - (visit website)

  3. Styles by Ms.V -  Category: Black Hair Salons -   - 2313 Reidville Rd. Suite G, Spartanburg, South Carolina 29301 (864) 425-7094  - (visit website)

  4. Touba African Hair Braiding -  Category: Hair Braiding, Beauty Salons -   - 2313 Reidville Rd, Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 587-5666

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Beacon Drive-In -  Category: Burgers Restaurants Southern Burgers -   255 John B White Sr Blvd Spartanburg, SC 29306 (864) 585-9387   - (reviews)

  2. Charlene's Home Cooking -  Category: Soul Food -  Located in Spartanburg, South Carolina in the quaint community of Moore, Charlene'e Home Cooking offers up of some the best Soul Food found in the South.   1136 E. Blackstock Rd Moore, SC (864) 764-1111   - (visit website)

  3. House Of Prayer Soul Food -  Category: Soul Food -   Spartanburg, SC   - (visit website)

  4. PK's Homestyle Cooking -  Category: American Southern and Soul Food -   1011 Union St. Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 515-0873

  5. Soul Food Lounge -  Category: Soul Food -   706 W Main St Spartanburg, SC 29301-2033 (864) 573-2675   - (visit website)

  6. Wade's Restaurant -  Category: Soul Food Restaurants -   1000 N Pine St Spartanburg, SC 29302 (864) 582-3800   - (reviews)

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CITY VIDEO CONNECTION


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CHURCHES



  1. Arch Street Ame Zion Church -   501 Arch St Spartanburg, SC 29301-1961 (864) 582-7223   (visit website)

  2. First AME Church -   504 North Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29303 (864) 582-1694

  3. Greater Trinity AME Church -   331 E Cleveland St (Memorial Drive) Spartanburg, SC 29303

  4. New Beginnings Church Of God In Christ -   1810 Tamara Way Spartanburg, SC 29301 (864) 921-9281

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GOSPEL CHOIRS

  1. Spartanburg Methodist College Gospel Choir    (visit website)

Great South Carolina Gospel Music   Great South Carolina Gospel Music (video)
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