Ladson, SC

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Living in Ladson

Ladson is a somewhat small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 15,180 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ladson is the 31st largest community in South Carolina.

Ladson real estate is some of the most expensive in South Carolina, although Ladson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some towns, Ladson isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ladson are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ladson is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ladson who work in office and administrative support (14.73%), food service (7.02%), and management occupations (6.89%).

Also of interest is that Ladson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Ladson, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.02 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The citizens of Ladson are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 16.12% of adults in Ladson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree

The per capita income in Ladson in 2018 was $27,562, which is upper middle income relative to South Carolina, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,248 for a family of four. However, Ladson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

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