Kingstree is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,058 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 sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingstree who work in office and administrative support (19.98%), law enforcement and fire fighting (12.63%), and sales jobs (6.14%).
The percentage of adults in Kingstree who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.80% of the adults in Kingstree have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kingstree in 2010 was $21,426, which is middle income relative to South Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,704 for a family of four. However, Kingstree contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Kingstree also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 34.15% 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 Irish, German, Scots-Irish, Scottish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Kingstree is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Polish.