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Income/capita 28%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 80%
IndexTravelers RestSouth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$21,434$25,521$29,829
Median household income$52,684$46,898$55,322
Median income owner occupied$71,114$57,389$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,792$29,505$35,192
Median earnings male$40,769$32,196$36,919
Median earnings female$20,985$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate1.0%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level17.4%17.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Travelers Rest is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Travelers Rest is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Travelers Rest is 80% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Travelers Rest is 15% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $35,119$52,684$105,368
      City
      $31,262$46,898$93,796
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Travelers Rest median earnings by income bracket

      Travelers Rest employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.6%1.9%
      Wholesale & retail services7.9%15.2%
      Public administration13.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.9%39.2%
      Other24.6%35.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Five Forks, SC16,929$110,885100%
      Mauldin, SC24,723$63,07114%
      Powdersville, SC8,888$51,7986%
      Taylors, SC22,719$50,3139%
      Greer, SC27,739$47,93313%
      Travelers Rest, SC4,903$52,6845%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Big Pine Key, FL4,902$59,5008%
      Brent, AL4,902$34,27338%
      Eagleton Village, TN4,902$39,56328%
      Cochran, GA4,901$32,26342%
      Glendale, CO4,905$37,97331%
      Travelers Rest, SC4,903$52,6845%
      Source: The Travelers Rest, SC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).