Moore, SC


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Living in Moore

Moore is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 14,763 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Moore is the 28th largest community in South Carolina.

Moore real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Moore house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Moore isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Moore are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Moore is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Moore who work in management occupations (13.69%), office and administrative support (11.03%), and sales jobs (10.19%).

As is often the case in a small town, Moore doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The population of Moore is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 35.02% of adults in Moore have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Moore in 2010 was $27,855, 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 $111,420 for a family of four. However, Moore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Moore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Spanish.