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West Columbia Jobs Overview

10,800
Job Openings
4.5%
Unemployment Rate
$42,200
Median Base Salary
16k
Population

West Columbia has the 1840th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 5.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. West Columbia is part of the Columbia metro area. Unemployment in the Columbia area is 4%, which is the same as the national average, and is getting better. Columbia has the 72nd largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in West Columbia is below average at $42,200, and the median cost of a home in West Columbia is $130,600, which is below the national average. 32% of workers in West Columbia hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 84% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in West Columbia. 84% of West Columbia workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 7% walk. People in West Columbia spend an average of 18 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Lexington SC Works Center - South Congaree

671 Main Street
West Columbia, SC 29170
803-359-6131