Westminster is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,484 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Westminster is the 125th largest community in South Carolina.
Westminster is a blue-collar town, with 35.54% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Westminster is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Westminster who work in office and administrative support (10.64%), healthcare (9.40%), and sales jobs (7.95%).
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, Westminster is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Westminster doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The rate of college-level education in Westminster is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.11% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Westminster in 2010 was $16,813, 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 $67,252 for a family of four.
The people who call Westminster home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Westminster residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Westminster include English, German, European, and African.
The most common language spoken in Westminster is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.