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ZIP Code 29003

Primary City:Bamberg, SC (View All Cities)
County: Bamberg County
Timezone: Eastern (1:51am)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -81.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29003

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29003. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 29003. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29003, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Bamberg, SC
Unacceptable:
Midway

Stats and Demographics for the 29003 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29003 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 29003 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29003 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,989
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,244
Median Home Value $89,700
Land Area 140.91 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,700
Median Household Income $37,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male190218243326232173162173183240215234218152108886651
Female19619321530624917317621424527325926524720115013991125
Total386411458632481346338387428513474499465353258227157176

Gender

 Male 3,272 47%
 Female 3,717 53%
Gender

Race

 White 2,862 41.0%
 Black Or African American 3,929 56.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.3%
 Asian 49 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 30 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 97 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2513629141247033521882
Renter58137132148110774920
Total83273423560580412267102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,074 40%
 Single Guardian 730 27%
 Singles 814 30%
 Singles With Roommate 82 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,824 68%
 Households with Kids 876 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3942443639443652476849364842515167827560
Female3845283249373041364040474048386471587560
Total7787726888816693831088983889089115138140150120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29003 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29003 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29003 real estate data, the median home value of $89,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29003. Rentals in 29003 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29003 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,610 94.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 46 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 83 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 250 3.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,078 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 891 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 731 23%
 Households Vacant 544 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 81 14.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 5.3%
 For Sale Only 40 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 4.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 93 17.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 276 50.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 73 15%
 2 Bedroom 214 44%
 3+ Bedroom 201 41%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $37,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29003 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29003 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29003 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,954 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,035 18%
 No Earnings 2,606 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,954 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,035 18%
 No Earnings 2,606 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,454 92.6%
 Public transportation 24 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 162 6.1%
 Worked at Home 9 0.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 445 22.6%
 High School Graduate 1,051 53.3%
 Associate's degree 72 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 270 13.7%
 Master's degree 113 5.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,129 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 95 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 39 3.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29003

ZIP Code 29003 is in the Bamberg 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29003.

Richard Carroll Elementary
142 McMillan St
Bamberg, SC 29003
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bamberg 01 School District
Richard Carroll Primary
153 McMillan St
Bamberg, SC 29003
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bamberg 01 School District
Richard Carroll Elementary
1980 Main Hwy
Bamberg, SC 29003
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bamberg 01 School District
Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School
267 Red Raider Dr
Bamberg, SC 29003
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bamberg 01 School District
Bamberg-Ehrhardt Middle School
897 North St
Bamberg, SC 29003
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Bamberg 01 School District

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