Longs, SC


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Longs is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 12,106 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Longs is the 41st largest community in South Carolina.

Unlike some towns, Longs isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Longs are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Longs is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Longs who work in sales jobs (15.18%), office and administrative support (13.22%), and maintenance occupations (10.42%).

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, Longs has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Longs a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Longs 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 citizens of Longs are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.85% of adults in Longs have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Longs in 2010 was $21,619, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,476 for a family of four. However, Longs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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