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ZIP Code 29069

Primary City:Lamar, SC (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:40am)
Coordinates:34.2, -80.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29069

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29069. 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 29069. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29069, 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:
Lamar, SC
Unacceptable:
Cypress Crossroads, Oats

Stats and Demographics for the 29069 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29069 is located in northeast 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 29069 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 29069 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,020
Population Density 66 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,229
Median Home Value $78,000
Land Area 76.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,966
Median Household Income $32,472

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male19117217417713112011215817619617219116612889572619
Female141168191146121138159148168200228191168128115604748
Total3323403653232522582713063443964003823342562041177367

Gender

 Male 2,455 49%
 Female 2,565 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,680 53.4%
 Black Or African American 2,268 45.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.2%
 Asian 5 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 35 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2313226333237424613038
Renter2689898667431810
Total4922135241844128914848

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 891 45%
 Single Guardian 520 26%
 Singles 485 25%
 Singles With Roommate 70 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,306 66%
 Households with Kids 660 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3244384235283240373828423531343231413934
Female2633372439223536363053394029333416432026
Total5877756674506776736881817560676647845960

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29069 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29069 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 29069 real estate data, the median home value of $78,000 is low 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 29069. Rentals in 29069 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29069 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,020 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 774 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 764 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 428 19%
 Households Vacant 263 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 31 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 151 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 2%
 1 Bedroom 26 4%
 2 Bedroom 196 31%
 3+ Bedroom 391 63%
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 $32,472 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29069 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 29069 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 29069 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,220 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 989 24%
 No Earnings 1,897 46%
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 1,220 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 989 24%
 No Earnings 1,897 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,817 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 2%
 Worked at Home 15 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. 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 375 22.2%
 High School Graduate 1,037 61.5%
 Associate's degree 145 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 93 5.5%
 Master's degree 29 1.7%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 972 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 138 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29069

ZIP Code 29069 is in the Darlington 01 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29069.

Lamar Elementary
214 North Darlington Ave
Lamar, SC 29069
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Darlington 01 School District
Spaulding Elementary
204 East Pearl St
Lamar, SC 29069
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Darlington 01 School District
Spaulding Middle School
400 East Cartersville Hwy
Lamar, SC 29069
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Darlington 01 School District
Lamar High School
216 North Darlington Ave
Lamar, SC 29069
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Darlington 01 School District
Christian Pathway: Starting Steps School
101 Chappel Hill St
Lamar, SC 29069
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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