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Pickens Demographics

Education

High School

55%

Associate's

30%

Bachelor's

12%

Master's

3%

Doctorate

0%

Family Size

2 people

40%

3 people

27%

4 people

17%

5 people

11%

6+ people

4%

Household Income

0-50k

55%

50-100k

35%

100-150k

8%

150-200k

0%

200k+

2%

Age

0-10

18%

10-20

10%

20-45

32%

45-65

24%

65+

16%

Getting Around Pickens

Pickens Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

24%

15-30 Mins

34%

30-40 Mins

10%

40-60 Mins

21%

60+ Mins

12%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3535

Walk Score®

Percentage: 2525

Bike Score®

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Living in Pickens, SC

Pickens, a small town in South Carolina, has a population of approximately 3,000. It's a nice place to settle down, as retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (21%) here than they do nationally (14%). With an average age of just under 42, the town's residents skew older than most cities in South Carolina. Home ownership is more common than renting in Pickens, and 35% of residents rent. Renting remains an affordable option, though, as the town boasts a relatively low average rent of $727 per month. Over the course of a year, renters in Pickens will save around $2,200 compared to the state average.

There are plenty of industries from which to choose in Pickens. The four most common are manufacturing, healthcare, entertainment, and retail. Together, these industries make up 24% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 7% of residents work in sales, making it the top profession in the town. Pickens workers bring in an average annual income of about $49,000, less than the average South Carolina resident. The town's average income also falls below the national average of $73,345. Compared to the national average (5%), Pickens has a relatively large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have an Associate's degree (7%). Furthermore, 7% possess a Bachelor's degree and 2% have earned a Master's degree or Doctorate.

Pickens residents have an average commute of about 28 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, selected by 39% of commuters, while public transportation is not used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.