Bishopville, SC

Bishopville profile

Living in Bishopville

Bishopville is a very small city located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 3,017 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Bishopville is the 102nd largest community in South Carolina.

When you are in Bishopville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.95% of Bishopville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Bishopville is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bishopville who work in sales jobs (11.82%), healthcare suport services (11.01%), and office and administrative support (8.84%).

As is often the case in a small city, Bishopville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of adults in Bishopville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.22% of adults in Bishopville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Bishopville in 2018 was $22,029, which is middle income relative to South Carolina, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,116 for a family of four.

Bishopville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bishopville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bishopville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Bishopville include English, Irish, African, German, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Bishopville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.