Woodruff is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,418 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodruff is the 90th largest community in South Carolina. Much of the housing stock in Woodruff was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Woodruff is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodruff is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodruff who work in office and administrative support (13.25%), maintenance occupations (10.60%), and food service (9.35%).
As is often the case in a small city, Woodruff doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Woodruff citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.74% of adults 25 and older in Woodruff have a college degree.
The per capita income in Woodruff in 2018 was $16,322, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,288 for a family of four.
Woodruff is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodruff home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodruff residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Woodruff include English, Irish, European, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Woodruff is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.