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Greenville, South Carolina, 29615
Studio/1 Bedroom$637 - $981
2 Bedrooms$1,017 - $1,293
3 Bedrooms$1,198 - $1,483
Greenville, South Carolina, 29607
1 Bedroom$735 - $935
2 Bedrooms$885 - $1,400
3 Bedrooms$1,550 - $1,580
Simpsonville, South Carolina, 29680
1 Bedroom$625 - $920
2 Bedrooms$720 - $940
Simpsonville, South Carolina, 29681
1 Bedroom$710 - $950
2 Bedrooms$1,070 - $1,360
3 Bedrooms$1,215 - $1,520
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Anderson Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 19.6% 11.8% +7.8% $10,000 to $14,999 9.3% 7.0% +2.3% $15,000 to $19,999 9.0% 7.0% +2.0% $20,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.3% +0.7% $25,000 to $29,999 7.8% 7.1% +0.7% $30,000 to $34,999 5.8% 6.8% -1.0% $35,000 to $39,999 5.7% 6.4% -0.7% $40,000 to $44,999 4.9% 5.9% -1.0% $45,000 to $49,999 3.7% 5.2% -1.5% $50,000 to $59,999 7.6% 9.1% -1.5% $60,000 to $74,999 7.2% 9.7% -2.5% $75,000 to $99,999 4.8% 8.4% -3.6% $100,000 to $124,999 2.5% 3.7% -1.2% $125,000 to $149,999 1.2% 1.6% -0.4% $150,000 to $199,999 0.5% 1.3% -0.8% $200,000 or more 2.2% 1.5% +0.7%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 4.5% 7.0% -2.5% 10.0% to 14.9% 13.0% 12.0% +1.0% 15.0% to 19.9% 13.7% 14.2% -0.5% 20.0% to 24.9% 10.3% 11.9% -1.6% 25.0% to 29.9% 10.7% 8.9% +1.8% 30.0% to 34.9% 7.1% 6.5% +0.6% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.1% 4.6% +0.5% 40.0% to 49.9% 4.6% 6.3% -1.7% 50.0% or more 20.7% 16.0% +4.7% Not computed 10.2% 12.6% -2.4%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 12.9% 14.8% -1.9% 25 to 34 years 22.4% 28.0% -5.6% 35 to 44 years 19.4% 22.4% -3.0% 45 to 54 years 16.0% 15.1% +0.9% 55 to 64 years 9.7% 8.2% +1.5% 65 to 74 years 7.7% 5.6% +2.1% 75 to 84 years 8.4% 4.3% +4.1% 85 years and over 3.6% 1.6% +2.0%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 51.8% 39.1% +12.7% 30 to 44 minutes 19.1% 25.0% -5.9% 45 to 59 minutes 11.3% 12.2% -0.9% 60 or more minutes 17.8% 23.6% -5.8%
Source: 2000 Census
An All American City
Welcome to Anderson. Anderson is in Anderson County (a whole lotta Anderson) in the sweet southern state of South Carolina. This city, called the friendliest city in South Carolina, won an All American City award in 2000.
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Anderson Rental Trends
Apartment buildings in Anderson tend to range from small to medium in size. This is great for those apartment dwellers that like a place with a homey vibe. Rental rates are fairly reasonable, and with the help of our apartment finder you’ll cinch up the best deal around. Check out the table above to get a feel for what rentals are currently going for. If you’re itching and scratching to start searching for your new home, you can start by checking out some of the popular properties listed below. Otherwise, read on to learn more about what Anderson is all about.
Do you like using your computer? How about your vacuum cleaner? Does the fear of losing power make you sweat and shake? You won’t need to worry about losing power in Anderson. This is first city in America to have a continuous supply of electricity. Because of this, Anderson is known as the Electric City. Anderson sits on the shores of Lake Hartwell in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The city is about two hours from metropolitan Atlanta and Charlotte. Anderson was named for Revolutionary War hero Robert Anderson. The city’s economy hangs largely on manufacturing. With more than 230 manufacturers in the area, Anderson boasts a booming business climate.
Get Smart in Anderson
You and your kids will learn plenty more about Robert Anderson and other Revolutionary War heroes thanks to Anderson’s robust education system. The Anderson County School Systemboasts two high schools, three middle schools, and eleven elementary schools. The city is also home to several private schools and two early childhood schools. Looking for higher education in town? Anderson is also home to Anderson University. U.S. News and World Report consistently ranks this private university as one of the top universities in the Southeast. Other nearby colleges include Clemson University and Erskine College.
Shop ‘Til You Drop
Perhaps Anderson’s one of the friendliest cities in America because it satiates the shopping needs of all its citizens. Whether you’re on the lookout for clothes, electronics, makeup or sporting goods, Anderson has a store for you. The city is one of the premier shopping areas in the Upstate region. Its largest shopping center, the Anderson Mall, was opened in 1972 and features over 76 specialty stores along with Sears, JC Penney, Dillard’s and Belk. Pick up a new desk for your apartment at the Midtown Park shopping center, which boasts a Kohl’s, Staples, Dick’s Sporting Goods and more. If the mall isn’t your thing, Anderson offers locally owned stores like McAuley’s Unique Boutique and Grady’s Great Outdoors. You can pick up batteries, jeans, a new computer, and bacon at one of two WalMart shopping centers in the Anderson area.
Did you know Jim Rice, former left fielder for the Boston Red Sox, grew up in Anderson? Whether you’re a diehard Red Sox Fan or wish the curse of the Bambino had never ended, you’ll appreciate the youth recreation center named in his honor. Whether you’re looking to get active indoors or out, Anderson has plenty of parks and facilities for you to enjoy. Visit the 32,000 square foot Anderson Recreation Center and take advantage of its two gyms, indoor walking track, fitness mezzanine, baseball fields and much more. The 27-acre Darwin Wright Park overlooks Lake Hartwell and offers much to do, including a Frisbee golf course, fishing pier, and boat dock. Looking for more physical fitness activities? Anderson boasts several other parks with tennis courts, pools, and trails. Rent one of Anderson’s great apartments and you’ll certainly get your recreational fix.
Average Apartment Rent in Anderson, South Carolina
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I've got dogs. What are the best places in Anderson for being outdoors with pets?
Sandy Creek Park sits on a peninsula extending out into the tranquil Lake Hartwell, located just off of Bob Holman Road. This charming park features three private, fenced in dog parks. For just $1 an hour per dog, you can rent out your very own space, or share with a friend or two. Call ahead to reserve a spot for one or more hours. The park provides you with a key to unlock the gate, as well as a water bowl for your pup. All private parks include a picnic table and ample shaded areas. For those wanting to socialize their dogs and save some dough, Sandy Creek includes a fourth free, public dog park. The beautiful Sandy Creek Park also features hiking and nature trails, boating, frisbee golf, baseball fields, canoe rides, camping, a swimming beach, a nature center, and public restrooms.
Does Anderson have any famous museums or exhibitions?
Opened in 1992, Anderson Arts Center resides in a majestic 9,000 square foot mansion with grand ceilings and intricately detailed architecture. The Museum displays an array of artwork from local, national, and international artists including photography, pottery, jewelry, furniture, and other handmade artwork. The Arts Center also offers children's art classes, as well as music, dance, theater, and poetry classes, and even a summer camp. Anderson County Museum, located on Greenville Street, showcases educational artifacts and photographs of Anderson County's history. Exhibits include textile, religion, military, electricity, and agricultural displays.
Is Anderson a family-friendly town?
At 76 crimes per 1,000 residents and a population of about 27,000, Anderson has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. And about schools, public education is primarily provided by the Anderson School District. With 16 schools serving over 12,000 students, this district was rated better than 87.1 percent of school districts in South Carolina and just 1.6 percent of school districts in the country.
Is Anderson a good place for younger people?
With nicknames like "The Electric City" and "The Friendliest City in South Carolina," it would seem as though Anderson is best suited to families with small children. But why can't younger folks also enjoy a small town full of smiles? It's true that Anderson does tend to attract parents and their kids--with some of the best public schools in South Carolina--but it also has its fair share of young people, especially since Anderson is the home of Anderson University, which hosts 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students. With that in mind, many of Anderson's amenities are geared toward students, and it has the nightlife to prove it.