Pageland is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,746 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pageland is the 119th largest community in South Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Pageland is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.49% of the Pageland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Pageland is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pageland who work in sales jobs (12.43%), office and administrative support (12.35%), and food service (9.19%).
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, Pageland has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Pageland a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Pageland, just 12.97% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Pageland in 2010 was $18,809, 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 $75,236 for a family of four.
Pageland is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pageland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pageland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Pageland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.43% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pageland include English, Scots-Irish, Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Pageland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.