Andrews is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,876 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Andrews is the 115th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Andrews is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Andrews is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Andrews who work in office and administrative support (16.15%), sales jobs (12.52%), and maintenance occupations (8.20%).
In Andrews, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.72 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
Andrews, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.
In Andrews, just 9.45% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Andrews in 2010 was $16,049, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $64,196 for a family of four.
Andrews is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Andrews home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Andrews residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Andrews include Irish, English, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Andrews is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.