Kingstree is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,183 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Kingstree is the 105th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Kingstree isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Kingstree are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Kingstree is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingstree who work in sales jobs (15.42%), office and administrative support (13.57%), and maintenance occupations (12.19%).
Kingstree, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.
The citizens of Kingstree are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.64% of adults in Kingstree having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kingstree in 2010 was $16,777, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $67,108 for a family of four. Kingstree also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 41.80% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Kingstree is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Kingstree home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kingstree residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Kingstree include English, German, Scottish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Kingstree is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.