Mauldin, a small city in South Carolina, has a population of approximately 25,000. The city's residents, at an average age of just under 38, skew younger than most cities in South Carolina. Renters tend to be in the minority in Mauldin, and 66% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs could be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $1,003 a month is substantially higher than the state average of $907.
Mauldin has a relatively large number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (26%) compared to the national average (21%). Many Mauldin residents work in one of five industries: manufacturing, retail, healthcare, entertainment, and education. Combined, these industries account for 33% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, as 9% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. Mauldin workers earn an average annual income of about $74K, around $12,000 more than the state average. Mauldin's average income, however, is fairly average compared to the national level of $73,345.
Averaging about 22 minutes, the commute time for Mauldin residents is faster than the South Carolina average of about 24 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, opted for by 51% of residents, while public transportation is not extensively used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.