Pine Ridge is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,230 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Pine Ridge is the 143rd largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some towns, Pine Ridge isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pine Ridge are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pine Ridge is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Ridge who work in office and administrative support (16.68%), sales jobs (13.84%), and management occupations (10.27%).
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, Pine Ridge is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Pine Ridge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Pine Ridge overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Pine Ridge, 24.34% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pine Ridge in 2010 was $32,052, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $128,208 for a family of four. However, Pine Ridge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pine Ridge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pine Ridge residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pine Ridge include Irish, English, Scottish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pine Ridge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.