Mullins is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,519 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mullins is the 81st largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mullins is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mullins is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mullins who work in sales jobs (14.14%), food service (11.70%), and office and administrative support (9.55%).
The education level of Mullins citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.45% of adults 25 and older in Mullins have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mullins in 2010 was $17,242, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,968 for a family of four. However, Mullins contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Mullins also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.53% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Mullins is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mullins home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mullins residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Mullins include European, Irish, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Mullins is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.