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ZIP Code 29042

Primary City:Denmark, SC (View All Cities)
County: Bamberg County
Timezone: Eastern (5:14pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.3, -81.2
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29042. 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 29042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29042, 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:
Denmark, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29042 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 29042 are primarily black or African American. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29042 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,868
Population Density 90 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,649
Median Home Value $61,200
Land Area 65.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.69 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,060
Median Household Income $22,489

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19314319035736912911511314615918018816312898473524
Female172195174361341160161131169164197223186152100935359
Total3653383647187102892762443153233774113492801981408883

Gender

 Male 2,777 47%
 Female 3,091 53%
Gender

Race

 White 908 15.5%
 Black Or African American 4,872 83.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.2%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 28 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 32 0.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner127618224233425213455
Renter5516613014715381338
Total6724231238948733316763

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 649 32%
 Single Guardian 619 30%
 Singles 713 35%
 Singles With Roommate 79 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,397 68%
 Households with Kids 663 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male304243362235411926402334415238333390163124
Female242752374129383651424130273437413791155133
Total5469957363647955778264646886757470181318257

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29042 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29042 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 29042 real estate data, the median home value of $61,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29042 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,014 85.4%
 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 809 13.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 45 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 623 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 664 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 773 29%
 Households Vacant 589 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 16.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Sale Only 29 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 86 14.6%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.8%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 359 61.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 14%
 1 Bedroom 107 17%
 2 Bedroom 128 20%
 3+ Bedroom 316 49%
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 $22,489 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29042 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29042 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. Most commuters in 29042 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,140 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 882 19%
 No Earnings 2,517 55%
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 1,140 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 882 19%
 No Earnings 2,517 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,457 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 129 8%
 Worked at Home 18 1%
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 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 350 23%
 High School Graduate 630 42%
 Associate's degree 322 21%
 Bachelor's degree 148 10%
 Master's degree 45 3%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 774 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 47 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 172 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29042

ZIP Code 29042 is in the Bamberg 02 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29042.

Denmark-Olar Middle School
64 Green St
Denmark, SC 29042
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bamberg 02 School District
Denmark-Olar Elementary
1459 Solomon Blatt Blvd
Denmark, SC 29042
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bamberg 02 School District
Denmark Olar High School
197 Viking Circle
Denmark, SC 29042
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bamberg 02 School District

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