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Demographics

People

Total Population3,166
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens16.8%
Employed Population 16+1,064
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married37%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.2%
Median Earnings25+$28,337
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,457

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,310
% Above Poverty Level77%
% Below Poverty Level23%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.9%
Median Gross Rent$693
Median House Value$113,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.2%
Irish20%
German8.3%
English6%
Italian4.7%
Greek2.2%
Finnish2.2%
Swedish1.7%
Welsh1.6%
Swiss1.1%
Scottish0.8%
Canadian0.6%
Polish0.4%
Hungarian0.4%
French Except Basque0.3%
African0.3%
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Pickens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pickens County
Standard Zip Codes29671
Phone Area Codes864
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude34.88
Approximate Longitude-82.7

Pickens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationPICKENS
Distance0.5 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp67 to 89 F
Oct Temp49 to 72 F
Annual Precip55.9 inches
StationCAESARS HEAD
Distance14.8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 44 F
Apr Temp44 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 79 F
Oct Temp47 to 64 F
Annual Precip75.3 inches
StationCLEMSON UNIVERSITY
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp30 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 91 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip54 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Central5,187$38,914
Clemson15,008$85,263
Easley20,464$64,102
Liberty3,254$40,853
Norris839$52,500
Six Mile814$69,632

Pickens Hospitals

Cannon Memorial Hospital
(Non-profit)
123 Wg Acker Dr
(864) 878-4791

Pickens Public Schools

Ambler Elementary
838 Ambler School Rd
(864) 397-1200
Primary
Total Enrollment 232
Hagood Elementary
435 Sparks Ln
(864) 397-1900
Primary
Total Enrollment 358
Holly Springs Elementary
120 Holly Springs School Rd
(864) 397-2000
Primary
Total Enrollment 229
A. R. Lewis Elementary
1755 Shady Grove Rd
(864) 397-1300
Primary
Total Enrollment 237
Pickens Elementary
567 Hampton Ave
(864) 397-2300
Primary
Total Enrollment 491
Pickens High
150 Blue Flame Dr
(864) 397-3600
High
Total Enrollment 1387
Pickens Middle
467 Sparks Ln
(864) 397-4100
Middle
Total Enrollment 834
Youth Leadership Academy
698 Concord Church Rd
(864) 878-1103

Pickens Private Schools

Lakeview Christian School
107 Mauldin Lake Rd
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 133
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