Lockhart is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 473 people and just one neighborhood, Lockhart is the 226th largest community in South Carolina. Lockhart has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Lockhart is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.29% of the Lockhart workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Lockhart is a town of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lockhart who work in personal care services (16.38%), sales jobs (14.12%) and healthcare (11.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Lockhart has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Lockhart a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Lockhart is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Lockhart, the average commute to work is 30.74 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Lockhart doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.