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ZIP Code 29055

Primary City:Great Falls, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:42am)
Coordinates:34.58, -80.93
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29055. 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 29055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29055, 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:
Great Falls, SC
Unacceptable:
Beckhamville

Stats and Demographics for the 29055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29055 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 29055 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 single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29055 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,337
Population Density 123 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,029
Median Home Value $57,700
Land Area 35.23 sq mi
Water Area 1.89 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,735
Median Household Income $27,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12911712517413611210012113517615716614110973403925
Female17311912515314612110413714917514615116012494735359
Total3022362503272822332042582843513033173012331671139284

Gender

 Male 2,075 48%
 Female 2,262 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,782 64.1%
 Black Or African American 1,471 33.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 2 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 68 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner178819427730123313459
Renter5684868257312313
Total7317228035935826415772

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 678 39%
 Single Guardian 493 28%
 Singles 496 29%
 Singles With Roommate 68 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,176 68%
 Households with Kids 559 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2336262220292824162327242526463435312825
Female2628334024203220231428223427273927283229
Total4964596244496044393755465953737362596054

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29055 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29055 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 29055 real estate data, the median home value of $57,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29055 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,328 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 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 643 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 660 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 432 21%
 Households Vacant 294 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 37 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 27 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 10%
 1 Bedroom 17 5%
 2 Bedroom 175 50%
 3+ Bedroom 125 36%
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 $27,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29055 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, 29055 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. However, that is not the case in 29055. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,067 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 21%
 No Earnings 1,968 51%
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 1,067 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 807 21%
 No Earnings 1,968 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,521 94.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 75 4.7%
 Worked at Home 11 0.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 490 32%
 High School Graduate 789 51%
 Associate's degree 145 9%
 Bachelor's degree 59 4%
 Master's degree 61 4%
 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 751 79.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 36 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 16.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29055

ZIP Code 29055 is in the Chester 01 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29055.

Great Falls High School
411 Sunset Ave
Great Falls, SC 29055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chester 01 School District
Great Falls Elementary
301 Dearborn St
Great Falls, SC 29055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester 01 School District

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