Williamston is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,124 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Williamston is the 94th largest community in South Carolina.
Williamston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Williamston is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Williamston who work in office and administrative support (21.37%), sales jobs (14.21%), and teaching (8.46%).
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, Williamston is worth considering.
Williamston is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Williamston citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.01% of adults 25 and older in Williamston have a college degree.
The per capita income in Williamston in 2010 was $21,929, 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 $87,716 for a family of four. However, Williamston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Williamston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Williamston residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Williamston include Irish, German, Scottish, and British.
The most common language spoken in Williamston is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Gujarathi.