Galivants Ferry is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 10,039 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Galivants Ferry is the 60th largest community in South Carolina.
Galivants Ferry real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Galivants Ferry house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Galivants Ferry is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Galivants Ferry is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Galivants Ferry who work in sales jobs (14.17%), office and administrative support (13.37%), and management occupations (5.81%).
Residents will find that the town 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, Galivants Ferry is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Galivants Ferry doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Galivants Ferry with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.99% of adults in Galivants Ferry have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Galivants Ferry in 2018 was $21,567, 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 $86,268 for a family of four. However, Galivants Ferry contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Galivants Ferry home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Galivants Ferry residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Galivants Ferry include Irish, English, German, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Galivants Ferry is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.