Pickens is located in northwest South Carolina. Pickens is part of Pickens County. Pickens has 2.83 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Pickens population is 3,126, which has grown 3.78% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 15.29% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Pickens median household income is $34,250 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 29.91% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.31% and is much higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Pickens median house value is $104,900 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 47.33% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 45.52% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Pickens is much better than the state average in quality. The Pickens area code is 864.
Pickens, SC Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data