Clemson 83 Exceptional
Clemson Livability #12 ranked city in South Carolina#1,728 ranked city in the USARanks better than 94% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ Clemson Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
C Clemson Cost of Living Cost of living is 5% higher than South Carolina
Clemson
991% less expensive than the US average
South Carolina
955% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Clemson cost of living
B+ Clemson Crime Total crime is 34% lower than South Carolina
Total crime
2,1459% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 479% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-18%Year over year crime is down
Clemson crime
D+ Clemson Employment Household income is 20% lower than South Carolina
Median household income
$37,46632% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,15719% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%42% lower than the US average
Clemson employment
D Clemson Housing Home value is 38% higher than South Carolina
Median home value
$197,5007% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$82913% lower than the US average
Home ownership
43%33% lower than the US average
Clemson real estate or Clemson rentals
A+ Clemson Schools HS graduation rate is 16% higher than South Carolina
High school grad. rates
94%14% higher than the US average
School test scores
77%59% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
15:14% lower than the US average
Clemson K-12 schools
B- Clemson User Ratings There are a total of 15 ratings in Clemson
Overall user rating
71% 15 total ratings
User reviews rating
50% 3 total reviews
User surveys rating
83% 12 total surveys
all Clemson poll results

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      Clemson transportation information

      StatisticClemsonSouth CarolinaNational
      Average one way commute19min24min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.3%82.8%76.4%
      Workers who carpool8.4%9.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit6.2%0.6%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle1.8%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk3.7%2.2%2.8%
      Working from home3.3%3.6%4.6%

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      Source: The Clemson, SC data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).