Easley is a medium-sized city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 20,765 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Easley is the 21st largest community in South Carolina.
Easley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Easley is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Easley who work in office and administrative support (14.10%), sales jobs (11.35%), and management occupations (10.78%).
Being a small city, Easley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Easley overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Easley, 23.57% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Easley in 2010 was $23,622, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,488 for a family of four. However, Easley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Easley is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Easley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Easley residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Easley include English, German, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Easley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.