Ladson, SC


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Ladson is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 15,180 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ladson is the 31st largest community in South Carolina.

Ladson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ladson is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ladson who work in office and administrative support (19.38%), sales jobs (9.94%), and food service (6.15%).

Also of interest is that Ladson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Ladson 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 adults in Ladson with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.90% of adults in Ladson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ladson in 2010 was $19,513, 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 $78,052 for a family of four. However, Ladson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Ladson is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ladson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ladson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ladson include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Ladson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.