Wellford, SC

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Living in Wellford

Wellford is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,293 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Wellford is the 100th largest community in South Carolina.

Wellford real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Wellford house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities, Wellford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Wellford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Wellford is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Wellford who work in office and administrative support (21.38%), business and financial occupations (10.93%), and maintenance occupations (5.34%).

Residents will find that the city 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, Wellford is worth considering.

As is often the case in a small city, Wellford doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of people in Wellford with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.57% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Wellford in 2018 was $20,876, 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 $83,504 for a family of four.

Wellford is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Wellford home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Wellford residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Wellford include German, Scottish, Hungarian, Scots-Irish, and Irish.

The most common language spoken in Wellford is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Italian.

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