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Spindale is a town in Rutherford County, in the Forest City metro area.
The community was named for its location in a valley, and for the presence of cotton mills
The latitude of Spindale is 35.36N. The longitude is -81.929W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,089 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 3,917.
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8% of Spindale residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Spindale ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Spindale was $13,789, compared with $21,587 nationally.
11% of Spindale residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Spindale, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $304. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $645.
Libraries in Spindale include Rutherford County Library ... View libraries
Rutherford County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Spindale political report.
The average commute time for Spindale workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Spindale include Super 8.
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