Hollywood is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 5,179 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hollywood is the 80th largest community in South Carolina.
Hollywood real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Hollywood house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hollywood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hollywood is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Hollywood who work in sales jobs (9.23%), office and administrative support (9.18%), and management occupations (7.21%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Hollywood has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Hollywood has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hollywood than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hollywood may be for you.
One downside of living in Hollywood is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Hollywood, the average commute to work is 35.43 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Hollywood is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Hollywood who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.14% of adults in Hollywood have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Hollywood in 2010 was $43,001, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $172,004 for a family of four. However, Hollywood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hollywood is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Hollywood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hollywood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hollywood include English, Italian, Irish, German, and French.
The most common language spoken in Hollywood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.