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ZIP Code 29045

Primary City:Elgin, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (4:12pm)
Coordinates:34.2, -80.8
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29045

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29045. 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 29045. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29045, 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:
Elgin, SC
Unacceptable:
Pontiac

Stats and Demographics for the 29045 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29045 is located in north 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 29045 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29045 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,871
Population Density 312 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,694
Median Home Value $141,200
Land Area 70.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,094
Median Household Income $55,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8208878367676167127427928058468736335713942171677735
Female7568417857525988178018428588488577096024222611799162
Total1,5761,7281,6211,5191,2141,5291,5431,6341,6631,6941,7301,3421,17381647834616897

Gender

 Male 10,790 49%
 Female 11,081 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,601 71.3%
 Black Or African American 4,650 21.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 90 0.4%
 Asian 374 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.2%
 Other Race 604 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 516 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1058451,2971,5951,25272730349
Renter19858746933020683417
Total3031,4321,7661,9251,45881034456

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,511 56%
 Single Guardian 1,472 18%
 Singles 1,712 21%
 Singles With Roommate 399 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,829 60%
 Households with Kids 3,265 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171185158166177176165188181179164165158170168168167135129120
Female149170148151156164164184173161144140172168166153186119128107
Total320355306317333340329372354340308305330338334321353254257227

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29045 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29045 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 29045 real estate data, the median home value of $141,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29045. Rentals in 29045 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29045 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,822 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 26 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,822 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,351 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,921 22%
 Households Vacant 600 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 197 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 158 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 259 14%
 2 Bedroom 646 35%
 3+ Bedroom 939 51%
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 $55,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29045 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 29045. 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 7,442 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,826 23%
 No Earnings 5,211 32%
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 7,442 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,826 23%
 No Earnings 5,211 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,425 94.6%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 107 1.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 66 0.7%
 Worked at Home 359 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,082 15%
 High School Graduate 3,669 51%
 Associate's degree 647 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,099 15%
 Master's degree 482 7%
 Professional school degree 173 2%
 Doctorate degree 113 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,479 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 534 12.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 418 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29045

ZIP Code 29045 is in the Kershaw 01 School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29045.

Leslie M. Stover Middle School
1649 Smyrna Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Blaney Elementary
1621 Smyrna Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kershaw 01 School District
Bookman Road Elementary
1245 Bookman Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 02 School District
Pontiac Elementary
500 Spears Creek Church Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 02 School District
Bridge Creek Elementary
121 Bombing Range Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 02 School District
Catawba Trail Elementary
1080 Old National Hwy
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Richland 02 School District
Pine Grove
1500 Chestnut Rd
Elgin, SC 29045
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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