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
When you are in Lockhart, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.96% 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, 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
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 33.84 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Lockhart is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.