Woodruff is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 4,129 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.
Woodruff is a blue-collar town, with 35.47% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Woodruff is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodruff who work in office and administrative support (18.90%), healthcare suport services (11.64%), and food service (10.24%).
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, Woodruff is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small city, Woodruff doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Woodruff have a very low rate of college education: just 9.55% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Woodruff in 2010 was $13,876, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $55,504 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 Italian, English, German, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Woodruff is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.