Hampton is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,702 people and just one neighborhood, Hampton is the 117th largest community in South Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Hampton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hampton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hampton is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in teaching (12.16%), maintenance occupations (11.54%) and office and administrative support (10.93%).
Also of interest is that Hampton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Hampton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hampton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, Hampton has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable transportation.