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Fort Mill Demographics

Updated: Oct 22, 2019


Fort Mill is located nineteen miles south of Charlotte, N.C. Just on the east side of I-77 near the South Carolina/North Carolina state line. The Charlotte Douglas International Airport is only thirty minutes away. This location offers easy access to employment, entertainment, and cultural events. The Blue Ridge Mountains and the South Carolina coastline are less than a 3-hour drive. Carowinds Theme Park is only 15 minutes away.

The People

The population of Fort Mill in 2014 was approximately 13,087

Population change since 2000 was +72.5%

Estimated median household income in 2016 $71,812 ( It was $44,627 in 2000)

Resident Age 38.3

Cost of Living

Cost of living index in Fort Mill in 2016: 91.3 (less than the average, U.S.index of 100)

Estimated Median House value in 2016 was $226,661. ( It was $122,800 in 2000)

Median Gross Rent in 2016 was $882 per month (with many newer , modern apartment communities since 2016, rents are now higher)

Median Real Estate Property Taxes in 2016 $1,985

Education: For population 25 years and over in Fort Mill:

High school or higher: 91%

Bachelor's degree or higher: 36%

Graduate or professional degree: 9.79%

Unemployed: 6.8%

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23 minutes


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