Andrews is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,852 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Andrews is the 115th largest community in South Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Andrews is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.79% of the Andrews workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. 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 (11.91%), sales jobs (8.63%), and maintenance occupations (6.26%).
One downside of living in Andrews, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.00 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Andrews has a very low overall level of education: only 9.96% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Andrews in 2010 was $18,374, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,496 for a family of four. However, Andrews contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Andrews is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.