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. 38.18% of the Pageland workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Pageland is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pageland who work in sales jobs (16.28%), food service (11.00%), and maintenance occupations (6.58%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pageland is worth considering.
Being a small town, Pageland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Pageland with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.53% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pageland in 2010 was $17,708, which is middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,832 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 16.90% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pageland include Irish, English, African, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Pageland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.