Fort Mill is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 13,662 people and ten constituent neighborhoods, Fort Mill is the 39th largest community in South Carolina.
Fort Mill real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Fort Mill house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Fort Mill is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 85.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Fort Mill is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Mill who work in office and administrative support (20.55%), management occupations (14.42%), and sales jobs (9.49%).
Also of interest is that Fort Mill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 9.31% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
The overall education level of Fort Mill citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.93% of adults in Fort Mill have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Fort Mill in 2010 was $32,066, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,264 for a family of four. However, Fort Mill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Fort Mill is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Fort Mill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fort Mill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fort Mill include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Fort Mill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.