Bamberg is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,383 people and just one neighborhood, Bamberg is the 96th largest community in South Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bamberg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bamberg is a town of professionals, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bamberg who work in management occupations (13.02%), healthcare (11.22%) and teaching (10.07%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bamberg has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bamberg has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bamberg than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bamberg may be for you.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.54 minutes getting to work every day.