Pickens Information

Pickens Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pickens, SC

General Pickens Information

State: South Carolina

County: Pickens County

Close cities: Richland, SC, Marietta, SC, Arial, SC, Six Mile, SC, Sunset, SC, Cleveland, SC, Liberty, SC, Easley, SC, Norris, SC, Little Rock, SC

Pickens Population (census data)
Total 3,010 (-0.3% since 2000)
Male 1,363 (45.3%)
Female 1,647 (54.7%)

Population Density: 1,226 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.1 (US Avg is 100)

Pickens Elevation: 1,110 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.45 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,760

Zip Codes: 29671.

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Pickens Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (79.2%)
  • Black (16.8%)
  • Hispanic (2.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (22.8%)
  • Irish (10.2%)
  • English (7.3%)
  • German (7.3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.2%)
  • Scottish (1.5%)
Foriegn Born: 95 people (3.2%)
  • Latin America (80.0%)
  • Europe (20.0%)

Local Pickens Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Carolina Panthers, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball:
NHL Hockey: , Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: Furman University, Clemson University, Furman University

Pickens School Information

High Schools
Pickens Senior High (111 Blue Flame Drive, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Middle Schools
Pickens Middle School (467 Sparks Lane, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Elementary Schools
A R Lewis Elementary (1755 Shady Grove Road, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Ambler Elementary School (838 Ambler School Road, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Hagood Elementary (435 Sparks Lane, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Holly Springs Elementary (120 Holly Springs Road, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)
Pickens Elementary (567 Hampton Street, Pickens, SC, 29671 - Pickens County School District District)

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