Andrews is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,888 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, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Andrews who work in sales jobs (15.88%), office and administrative support (12.06%), and management occupations (10.31%).
One downside of living in Andrews, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.55 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Andrews has a very low overall level of education: only 8.59% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Andrews in 2010 was $14,973, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,892 for a family of four. Andrews also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.48% of its population below the federal poverty line.
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 English, German, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Andrews is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.