Barnwell is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,592 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Barnwell is the 78th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some cities, Barnwell isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Barnwell are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Barnwell is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Barnwell who work in office and administrative support (19.34%), management occupations (13.64%), and sales jobs (8.95%).
Being a small city, Barnwell does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Barnwell are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.75% of adults in Barnwell have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Barnwell in 2010 was $14,453, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $57,812 for a family of four. Barnwell also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 41.51% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Barnwell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Barnwell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Barnwell residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Barnwell include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Barnwell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Urdu and Spanish.