Hartsville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,042 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hartsville is the 76th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hartsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hartsville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hartsville who work in office and administrative support (18.48%), sales jobs (11.51%), and management occupations (10.86%).
Hartsville’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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, Hartsville is worth considering.
One downside of living in Hartsville, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.98 minutes every day commuting to work.
The percentage of people in Hartsville with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.90% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Hartsville in 2010 was $20,298, which is middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,192 for a family of four. However, Hartsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Hartsville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hartsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hartsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hartsville include English, German, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Hartsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Tagalog and Spanish.