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  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    C+
  3. Housing
    A-
  4. Nightlife
    A
  5. Good for Families
    A-
  6. Diversity
    A
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B
Mauldin is a town in South Carolina with a population of 24,813. Mauldin is in Greenville County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Mauldin offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mauldin there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in Mauldin and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Mauldin are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$153,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$949
National
$949
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    184.1
    282.7
  • Murder
    3.9
    6.1
  • Rape
    19.6
    40.7
  • Robbery
    47
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    176.2
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,300.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    125.3
    284

Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    13%

Working in Mauldin

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,539
National
$55,322
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Mauldin Reviews

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I have previously lived in four cities throughout the country, and by far, Mauldin is my favorite city I have lived in. Mauldin provides a hospitable and welcoming community with the aspects of a big city. The city provides plenty of community involvement through the Cultural Center along with the high school's involvement in the community. Along with the culture, Mauldin also houses numerous restaurants and stores that do not only provide quality options but serve as community hubs. Mauldin is located right outside of Greenville, one of the most up and coming cities in the south. Not only does Mauldin's close connection with Greenville makes it a great place to live but the location relative to nature is also superb. Within an hour there are the mountains and within three hours the ocean. Given this, Mauldin is a great city due to its community, businesses, and location.
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Mauldin is a very comfy and family friendly place. I used to live in a very small town with only four schools. It had some stuff to do, but when I moved to Mauldin, I discovered there’s tons of stuff to do.
Mauldin is a very small town located in upstate SC. It is very quiet even with the nearby high school and nightlife. There are many small businesses and small restaurants. Everybody knows everybody in this town. The commute is very easy and you almost never get lost.