Lockhart is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 488 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
Lockhart is a blue-collar town, with 35.96% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Lockhart is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lockhart who work in healthcare suport services (14.29%), healthcare (10.34%) and sales jobs (9.36%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Lockhart has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Lockhart has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Lockhart than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Lockhart may be for you.
One downside of living in Lockhart, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.84 minutes every day commuting to work.
As is often the case in a small town, Lockhart doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.