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.
Barnwell is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.14% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Barnwell is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Barnwell who work in office and administrative support (15.91%), management occupations (12.90%), and sales jobs (12.59%).
Barnwell is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Barnwell rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.43% of adults 25 and older in Barnwell have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Barnwell in 2010 was $13,524, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,096 for a family of four. Barnwell also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 40.32% 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 Irish, German, African, and British.
The most common language spoken in Barnwell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Urdu.