Easley, SC

Easley profile

Living in Easley

Easley is a medium-sized city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 21,364 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Easley is the 21st largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Easley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Easley is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Easley who work in office and administrative support (13.07%), sales jobs (11.05%), and management occupations (10.67%).

Being a small city, Easley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The overall education level of Easley is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.33% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Easley in 2018 was $29,645, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $118,580 for a family of four. However, Easley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Easley is a somewhat 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 German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Easley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.