Norris, SC Population

By | June 28, 2019

Population: 847. Estimated population in 2021: 841 (-0.7% change)
Males: 422 (49.8%), Females: 425 (50.2%)

Pickens County

Zip code: 29667

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $33,393
Median house value: $65,900

Races in Norris:

  • White Non-Hispanic (87.8%)
  • Black (9.7%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (22.6%), Irish (10.3%), German (8.6%), English (8.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), French Canadian (1.8%).

Elevation: 999 feet

Land area: 1.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Norris

  • High school or higher: 63.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Norris town

  • Never married: 21.7%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -119 (-12.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Norris:

  • CANNON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; PICKENS, SC)
  • PALMETTO BAPTIST MED CTR EASLEY (about 13 miles; EASLEY, SC)
  • OCONEE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; SENECA, SC)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Norris:

  • ANDERSON RGNL (about 20 miles; ANDERSON, SC; Abbreviation: AND)
  • DONALDSON CENTER (about 27 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Abbreviation: GYH)
  • GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG INTL (about 38 miles; GREER, SC; Abbreviation: GSP)
Other public-use airports nearest to Norris:

  • PICKENS COUNTY (about 5 miles; PICKENS, SC; Abbreviation: LQK)
  • OCONEE COUNTY REGIONAL (about 12 miles; CLEMSON, SC; Abbreviation: CEU)
  • GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN (about 29 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Abbreviation: GMU)
Amtrak station near Norris:

  • 8 miles: CLEMSON (U.S. 123 & STATE HWY. 133). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norris:

  • CLEMSON UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; CLEMSON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 15,962)
  • TRI-COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 9 miles; PENDLETON, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,343)
  • FURMAN UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,915)
  • BOB JONES UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 3,577)
  • GREENVILLE TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 29 miles; GREENVILLE, SC; Full-time enrollment: 6,157)
  • WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; CULLOWHEE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 5,843)
  • SPARTANBURG TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 51 miles; SPARTANBURG, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,086)

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