Hardeeville is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,787 people and just one neighborhood, Hardeeville is the 113th largest community in South Carolina. Hardeeville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hardeeville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hardeeville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Hardeeville who work in sales jobs (18.28%), food service (11.54%) and maintenance occupations (8.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Hardeeville is a college town. There are a lot of students in Hardeeville attending college, and as a result Hardeeville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
One of the nice things about Hardeeville is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.