Connie Smith (South Carolina)

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Board member, Spartanburg County School District 2, At-Large
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Connie Smith is an at-large member of the Spartanburg County School District 2 school board. She was re-elected in the general election on November 5, 2013.


See also: Spartanburg County School District 2 elections (2013)



Spartanburg County School District 2, At-large General Election, 4-year term, 2013
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngJack Marby Incumbent 19.6% 912
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngCraig Sims Incumbent 18.6% 868
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngJoyce Wright Incumbent 17.4% 812
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngConnie Smith Incumbent 16.4% 765
     Nonpartisan Green check mark transparent.pngHarriette Hipp Incumbent 15.4% 715
     Nonpartisan Brian Walker 12.5% 583
Total Votes 4,655
Source:, "2013 Elections," accessed December 17, 2013


Smith reported no contributions or expenditures to the South Carolina State Ethics Commission.[1]


As of October 21, 2013, Smith had not received any endorsements for her campaign as of yet.

What was at stake?

Five seats on the Spartanburg School District 2 school board were at stake in the November election. All five incumbents sought and won re-election.

About the district

See also: Spartanburg County School District 2, South Carolina
Spartanburg County School District 2 is located in Spartanburg County, South Carolina
Spartanburg County School District 2 is located in Spartanburg County, which is in Northwestern South Carolina. The county is home to 288,745 residents.[2]


The county underperforms the state in median household income and higher education, but outperforms the state in poverty rate. According to the 2010 Census, the median household income in Spartanburg County is $43,563 compared to South Carolina's statewide median of $44,587. The rate of residents below the poverty level in Spartanburg County is 16.2% while the state rate is 17.0%. The percentage of residents over 25 with a bachelor's degree or higher in Spartanburg County is 20.4% compared to the state average of 24.2%.[2]

Racial Demographics, 2012[2]
Race Spartanburg County (%) South Carolina (%)
White 74.9 68.4
Black or African American 20.9 28.0
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.4 0.5
Asian 2.2 1.4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander Z 0.1
Two or More Races 1.5 1.6
Hispanic or Latino 6.1 5.3

Presidential Voting Pattern[3]
Year Democratic Vote (%) Republican Vote (%)
2012 37.8 60.9
2008 39.0 60.0
2004 34.8 64.1
2000 35.4 62.4

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