The unemployment rate in Sumter is 5.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Sumter jobs have Increased by 0.99 percent.
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sumter’s cost of living is 12.10% Lower than the U.S. average.
As of 2014, Sumter’s population is 40,533 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -7.30 percent.
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
The median home cost in Sumter is $124,900. Home appreciation the last year has been 0.20 percent.