Yemassee is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 993 people and just one neighborhood, Yemassee is the 180th largest community in South Carolina.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Yemassee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Yemassee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yemassee is a town of service providers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Yemassee who work in maintenance occupations (12.75%), healthcare (10.14%) and sales jobs (9.57%).
Of important note, Yemassee is also a town of artists. Yemassee has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Yemassee’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Yemassee has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Yemassee has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Yemassee than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Yemassee may be for you.
One downside of living in Yemassee, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.48 minutes every day commuting to work.
Yemassee 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.