Plum Branch is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 78 people and just one neighborhood, Plum Branch is the 269th largest community in South Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Plum Branch was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Plum Branch is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Plum Branch is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plum Branch who work in sales jobs (34.38%), law enforcement and fire fighting (20.31%) and personal care services (14.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Plum Branch’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Plum Branch has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Plum Branch a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small town, Plum Branch does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.