Hartsville is a somewhat small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 7,826 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Hartsville is the 57th largest community in South Carolina.
Hartsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hartsville is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartsville who work in teaching (15.86%), sales jobs (9.49%), and office and administrative support (9.08%).
Also of interest is that Hartsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small city, Hartsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Hartsville citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.31% of adults in Hartsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hartsville in 2010 was $22,593, 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 $90,372 for a family of four. However, Hartsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Hartsville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.86% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Hartsville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hartsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hartsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hartsville include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hartsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.