Fountain Inn, SC

Fountain Inn profile

Living in Fountain Inn

Fountain Inn is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 10,441 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Fountain Inn is the 56th largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some cities, Fountain Inn isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Fountain Inn are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fountain Inn is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Fountain Inn who work in sales jobs (12.42%), office and administrative support (10.72%), and management occupations (8.44%).

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

In terms of college education, Fountain Inn is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.18% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Fountain Inn in 2018 was $25,940, 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 $103,760 for a family of four. However, Fountain Inn contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Fountain Inn is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fountain Inn home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fountain Inn residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fountain Inn include English, German, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Fountain Inn is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.