Pageland is a very small town located in the state of South Carolina. With a population of 2,636 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pageland is the 119th largest community in South Carolina.
Pageland is a blue-collar town, with 47.53% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Pageland is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pageland who work in office and administrative support (12.02%), sales jobs (6.64%), and personal care services (5.02%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Pageland has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Pageland has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Pageland than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Pageland may be for you.
The percentage of adults in Pageland with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.65% of adults in Pageland have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pageland in 2018 was $17,800, which is low income relative to South Carolina and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,200 for a family of four. However, Pageland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pageland is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pageland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pageland residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Pageland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.13% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pageland include German, Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and African.
The most common language spoken in Pageland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.