Bonneau is a tiny town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 486 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bonneau is the 227th largest community in South Carolina.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bonneau is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bonneau is a town of professionals, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bonneau who work in management occupations (13.95%), sales jobs (8.37%), and computer science and math (7.91%).
Also of interest is that Bonneau has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Of important note, Bonneau is also a town of artists. Bonneau has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Bonneau’s character.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bonneau has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bonneau a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Bonneau, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.03 minutes every day commuting to work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Bonneau rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.09% of adults 25 and older in Bonneau have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Bonneau in 2018 was $19,547, which is lower middle income relative to South Carolina, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,188 for a family of four. However, Bonneau contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Bonneau home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bonneau residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bonneau include Irish, German, English, Scottish, and Australian.
The most common language spoken in Bonneau is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Greek.