Landrum is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,493 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Landrum is the 129th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some cities, Landrum isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Landrum are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Landrum is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Landrum who work in food service (13.25%), management occupations (9.94%), and office and administrative support (9.85%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Landrum is worth considering.
Landrum is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Landrum are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.72% of adults in Landrum have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Landrum in 2010 was $20,636, 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 $82,544 for a family of four. However, Landrum contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Landrum is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Landrum home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Landrum residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Landrum also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.66% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Landrum include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Landrum is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Slavic languages.