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ZIP Code 29036

Primary City:Chapin, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (9:11pm)
Coordinates:34.14, -81.34
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29036. 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 29036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29036, 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:
Chapin, SC
Unacceptable:
Lake Murray

Stats and Demographics for the 29036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29036 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly less 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 29036 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29036 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,140
Population Density 354 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,296
Median Home Value $267,100
Land Area 54.04 sq mi
Water Area 16.67 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,262
Median Household Income $78,522

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male510667779673346334384582697772723759741545403218143119
Female471622714619281329440673742908788765728557350249218291
Total9811,2891,4931,2926276638241,2551,4391,6801,5111,5241,4691,102753467361410

Gender

 Male 9,395 49%
 Female 9,745 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,058 94.3%
 Black Or African American 611 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 46 0.2%
 Asian 106 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 111 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 203 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner485171,1791,5571,6001,090458153
Renter2511517215974314638
Total736321,3511,7161,6741,121504191

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,001 69%
 Single Guardian 691 10%
 Singles 1,339 18%
 Singles With Roommate 231 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,720 65%
 Households with Kids 2,542 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male91113113110931471331451491601491381531791531491641258285
Female9396941161041161391251381581691421391061671401351007750
Total184209207226197263272270287318318280292285320289299225159135

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29036 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29036 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 29036 real estate data, the median home value of $267,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29036. Rentals in 29036 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,975 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 165 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,984 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,618 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 660 8%
 Households Vacant 1,034 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 7.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 0.8%
 For Sale Only 181 17.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 40 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 552 53.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 177 17.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 24 4%
 2 Bedroom 166 26%
 3+ Bedroom 454 70%
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 $78,522 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29036 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. 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 29036. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,610 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,228 22%
 No Earnings 4,906 33%
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 6,610 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,228 22%
 No Earnings 4,906 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,075 93.0%
 Public transportation 46 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 250 2.9%
 Worked at Home 309 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 358 6%
 High School Graduate 2,257 35%
 Associate's degree 795 12%
 Bachelor's degree 2,005 31%
 Master's degree 714 11%
 Professional school degree 196 3%
 Doctorate degree 155 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,102 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 382 10.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 355 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29036

ZIP Code 29036 is in the Lexington 05 School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29036.

Lake Murray Elementary
1531 Three Dog Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Chapin Elementary
940 Old Bush River Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Chapin Middle School
1130 Old Lexington Hwy
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Chapin High School
300 Columbia Ave
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Center for Advanced Technical Studies
916 Mount Vernon Church Rd
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 05 School District
Sc Whitmore School
407 Lexington Ave
Chapin, SC 29036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sc Public Charter School District

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