Prosperity is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 1,200 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Prosperity is the 177th largest community in South Carolina.
Prosperity is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Prosperity is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prosperity who work in management occupations (13.35%), teaching (10.38%), and sales jobs (9.53%).
As is often the case in a small town, Prosperity doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, Prosperity is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.10% of adults 25 and older in Prosperity have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Prosperity in 2010 was $21,696, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,784 for a family of four. However, Prosperity contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Prosperity is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Prosperity home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Prosperity residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Prosperity include Irish, English, Swedish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Prosperity is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.