Johnston is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,337 people and just one neighborhood, Johnston is the 131st largest community in South Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Johnston is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.51% of the Johnston workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Johnston is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Johnston who work in farm management occupations (9.06%), sales jobs (7.53%) and teaching (6.89%).
In addition, many people in Johnston have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
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, Johnston has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Johnston a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Johnston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.