Businesses in Pickens, South Carolina


Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 17.5%
 Industry: 10.2%
 Home Services: 8.6%
 Automotive: 7.5%
 Professional Services: 7.5%
 Medical: 7.3%
 Community & Government: 6.9%
 Restaurants: 6.6%
 Religion: 5%
 Other: 22.9%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts2232.5 years4.27.6
Car repair3029.5 years4.410.3
Gas stations2433 years4.08.2
Tires and batteries925.3 years4.13.1
Beauty salons1624.8 years4.65.5
Hairdressers1330.5 years4.54.5
Courts of law1145.1 years3.03.8
Public administration5034.8 years3.617.2
Social work1124.7 years3.93.8
Atm's1882.3 years3.96.2
Banks1761.5 years4.15.8
Finance other1255.6 years4.44.1
Loan companies2255.9 years4.57.6
Convenience stores1834.9 years4.26.2
Grocery stores and supermarkets1521.7 years4.25.2
General contractors4028.3 years3.813.7
Landscaping920.1 years4.43.1
Other construction1428.5 years3.94.8
Real estate1933.1 years4.26.5
Civil engineering1231.5 years3.74.1
Construction of buildings3029 years4.210.3
Wholesale of machinery1236 years4.54.1
Health and medical5734.3 years4.019.6
Physicians and surgeons2144.8 years3.27.2
Accountants1035.1 years4.13.4
Lawyers legal1528.1 years3.95.2
Scientific and technical services1249.9 years4.54.1
Specialized design1021.6 years4.33.4
Churches4753.7 years4.716.1
American restaurants1239.2 years4.34.1
Department stores931.3 years4.03.1
Household appliances and goods1330.7 years4.84.5
Pharmacies and drug stores1539.2 years4.05.2
Shopping other3423.7 years4.211.7
Sporting goods925.2 years4.33.1
Public parks94.63.1
Area of Pickens, South Carolina2.471 sq mi
Male Population1,362 (46.8%)
Female Population1,551 (53.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +47.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +10.4%
Median Age43
Male Median Age40.4
Female Median Age45.2
Area Codes864
Local TimeWednesday 3:38 PM
TimezoneEastern Daylight Time
Lat & Lng34.88345° / -82.70736°
Zip Codes29671

Pickens, South Carolina - Map

Pickens, South Carolina Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density798.8 / mi²923.9 / mi²1,067 / mi²1,178 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Pickens, South Carolina Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 10.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Pickens, South Carolina+47.5%+27.6%+10.4%
South Carolina+80.2%+44.2%+22.4%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Pickens, South Carolina Median Age

Median Age: 43 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Pickens, South Carolina43 years45.2 years40.4 years
South Carolina38.1 years39.5 years36.7 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Pickens, South Carolina Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 58075156
85 Plus2288110
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Pickens, South Carolina Population Density

Population Density: 1,178 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Pickens, South Carolina2,9122.471 sq mi1,178 / mi²
South Carolina4.9 million32,020.7 sq mi154.1 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Pickens, South Carolina Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1750 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953,, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Pickens, South Carolina

 Inexpensive: 62.9%
 Moderate: 34%
 Very Expensive: 2.1%
 Expensive: 1%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Pickens, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Pickens, South Carolina50,439 t17.3 t20,411 t/mi²
South Carolina80,373,842 t16.3 t2,510 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Pickens, South Carolina CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)50,439 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita17.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC).

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
6/15/065:57 PM3.483.1 km1,370 m9km W of Maggie Valley, North
3/24/836:47 PM3.255.9 km9,300 mNorth
5/5/812:21 PM3.555.6 km13,200 mNorth
8/25/796:31 PM3.724.6 km2,000 mSouth
11/25/757:17 AM3.222.9 km5,000 mSouth
7/13/714:42 AM3.728.5 kmNoneSouth
11/24/5712:06 PM3.973.6 kmNoneTennessee-North Carolina border
7/2/572:33 AM3.779.5 km7,000 mNorth
2/21/163:39 PM5.271 kmNoneNorth
1/1/1310:28 AM4.894.4 kmNoneSouth

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Pickens, South Carolina

Pickens, formerly called Pickens Courthouse, is a city in Pickens County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 3,126 at the 2010 census. Pickens changed its classification from a town to a city in 1998, but it was not reported to the Cen..  ︎  Pickens, South Carolina Wikipedia Page

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