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. Much of the housing stock in Lockhart was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
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.
In Lockhart, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.84 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Lockhart does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.