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ZIP Code 29009

Primary City:Bethune, SC (View All Cities)
County: Kershaw County
Timezone: Eastern (10:09pm)
Coordinates:34.4, -80.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29009. 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 29009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29009, 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:
Bethune, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29009 is located in north 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 29009 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29009 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,440
Population Density 23 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,175
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 108.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 985
Median Household Income $31,098

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9066849055597265797894871036463302420
Female5666627656635671699281981087180424228
Total146132146166111122128136148170175185211135143726648

Gender

 Male 1,223 50%
 Female 1,217 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,649 67.6%
 Black Or African American 724 29.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 28 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10641061542081548142
Renter103522373217121
Total20991281912401719343

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 484 49%
 Single Guardian 206 21%
 Singles 269 27%
 Singles With Roommate 26 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 690 70%
 Households with Kids 295 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male152215151111141614171817211117221917159
Female14101471522121078181415711201911159
Total2932292226332626212536313618284238283018

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29009 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29009 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1980s. Looking at 29009 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29009 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29009 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,436 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 328 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 491 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 166 14%
 Households Vacant 190 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 3%
 For Sale Only 16 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 119 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 12 8%
 2 Bedroom 10 6%
 3+ Bedroom 137 86%
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 $31,098 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29009 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 29009. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 524 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 16%
 No Earnings 1,062 56%
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 524 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 312 16%
 No Earnings 1,062 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 638 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 6%
 Worked at Home 35 5%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 213 28%
 High School Graduate 462 60%
 Associate's degree 43 6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 5%
 Master's degree 15 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 281 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 57 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29009

ZIP Code 29009 is in the Kershaw 01 School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29009.

Bethune Elementary
302 Norwood St East
Bethune, SC 29009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District

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