Ninety Six is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,048 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ninety Six is the 150th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ninety Six is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ninety Six is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ninety Six who work in sales jobs (13.22%), office and administrative support (12.97%), and healthcare (8.60%).
Being a small town, Ninety Six does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Ninety Six are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.25% of adults in Ninety Six have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Ninety Six in 2010 was $19,389, 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 $77,556 for a family of four.
Ninety Six is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ninety Six home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ninety Six residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ninety Six include German, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ninety Six is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.