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Fort Mill
  • Suburb in South Carolina

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Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Housing
    grade A
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade A+
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade B

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Fort Mill is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 17,692. Fort Mill is in York County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Fort Mill offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Fort Mill there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Fort Mill and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Fort Mill are highly rated.

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About Fort Mill...
Population
17,692

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$289,200
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,073
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    80.1
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    14.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    9.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    127.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    961.4
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    9.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    16%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    17%
  • 45-54 years
    16%
  • 55-64 years
    8%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    33%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  12%

Working in Fort Mill

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$91,061
National
$62,843

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