Little River is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 9,954 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Little River is the 48th largest community in South Carolina.
Little River real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Little River house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Little River is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Little River is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Little River who work in sales jobs (20.25%), office and administrative support (16.19%), and management occupations (9.11%).
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, Little River has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Little River 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, Little River doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Little River who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 25.65% of adults in Little River have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Little River in 2010 was $29,574, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,296 for a family of four. However, Little River contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Little River is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Little River home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Little River residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Little River include Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Little River is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.