Waterloo is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 160 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Waterloo is the 260th largest community in South Carolina.
Waterloo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waterloo is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waterloo who work in sales jobs (30.39%), healthcare suport services (14.71%), and maintenance occupations (8.82%).
Waterloo’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Waterloo is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Waterloo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Waterloo has a very low overall level of education: only 6.21% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Waterloo in 2010 was $16,626, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $66,504 for a family of four.
Waterloo is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Waterloo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Waterloo residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Waterloo include German, African, Irish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Waterloo is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.