In 2017, Gaffney, SC had a population of 56.5k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $35,286. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Gaffney, SC grew from 56,274 to 56,549, a 0.489% increase and its median household income declined from $35,719 to $35,286, a -1.21% decrease.
The population of Gaffney, SC is 73.1% White Alone, 19.9% Black or African American Alone, and 4.11% Hispanic or Latino. 3.74% of the people in Gaffney, SC speak a non-English language, and 98.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Gaffney, SC are Limestone College (604 degrees awarded in 2016).
The median property value in Gaffney, SC is $94,300, and the homeownership rate is 70.5%. Most people in Gaffney, SC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Gaffney, SC is 2 cars per household.