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 a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Lockhart, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.29% of Lockhart’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Lockhart is worth considering.
In Lockhart, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.74 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly 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.