Winnsboro is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,237 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Winnsboro is the 99th largest community in South Carolina.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Winnsboro is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.73% of the Winnsboro workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Winnsboro is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Winnsboro who work in office and administrative support (13.55%), management occupations (8.17%), and sales jobs (7.45%).
Also of interest is that Winnsboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Winnsboro has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Winnsboro a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Winnsboro doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Winnsboro are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.44% of adults in Winnsboro have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Winnsboro in 2010 was $29,470, which is wealthy relative to South Carolina, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,880 for a family of four. However, Winnsboro contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Winnsboro is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Winnsboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Winnsboro residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Winnsboro include African, English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and British.
The most common language spoken in Winnsboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.