- "Our part of District 12, nicknamed the Seam, is usually crawling with coal miners heading out to the morning shift at this hour. Men and women with hunched shoulders, swollen knuckles, many of whom have long since stopped trying to scrub the coal dust out of their broken nails and the lines of their sunken faces"
- ―Katniss Everdeen[src]
People who live in the Seam also tend to look similar. Most people living in the Seam have black hair, olive skin, and gray eyes.
Due to the District 12 being destroyed by fire bombs, it was also destroyed. Gale helped lead some of the people living in the Seam to the lake in the woods surrounding District 12.
- Katniss Everdeen, Primrose, Buttercup, Lady and Mr. and Mrs. Everdeen, though they move to the Victors' Village in Catching Fire.
- Gale, Rory, Vick, Posy, and Mr. and Hazelle Hawthorne
- Greasy Sae and her granddaughter
- Haymitch Abernathy, before the second Quarter Quell.
- The Goat Man