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ZIP Code 29072

Primary City:Lexington, SC (View All Cities)
County: Lexington County
Timezone: Eastern (11:15pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.0, -81.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29072

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29072. 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 29072. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29072, 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:
Lexington, SC
Unacceptable:
Barr, Edmund, Macedon, Red Bank

Stats and Demographics for the 29072 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29072 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 29072 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 large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29072 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 49,566
Population Density 724 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,521
Median Home Value $201,000
Land Area 68.47 sq mi
Water Area 18.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,760
Median Household Income $76,124

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6802,0352,0201,6001,1931,4421,6621,9002,0031,9431,7951,4251,202881592390262210
Female1,6421,8751,8801,4771,2171,6011,7371,9922,0092,0591,8031,5641,386946653546443501
Total3,3223,9103,9003,0772,4103,0433,3993,8924,0124,0023,5982,9892,5881,8271,245936705711

Gender

 Male 24,235 49%
 Female 25,331 51%
Gender

Race

 White 43,364 87.5%
 Black Or African American 3,555 7.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 121 0.2%
 Asian 1,272 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.0%
 Other Race 619 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 625 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1791,9683,3093,5522,7921,725793215
Renter4551,138903710440201215165
Total6343,1064,2124,2623,2321,9261,008380

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,191 60%
 Single Guardian 2,366 13%
 Singles 4,364 23%
 Singles With Roommate 839 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,429 61%
 Households with Kids 7,331 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male316317341372404401382419429426396376429393354360361301224212
Female340327337341334404378395364399428354367332356342351248180234
Total656644678713738805760814793825824730796725710702712549404446

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29072 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29072 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 29072 real estate data, the median home value of $201,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 29072. Rentals in 29072 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29072 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 48,226 97.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 857 1.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 407 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 76 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,782 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,751 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,227 21%
 Households Vacant 1,761 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 535 30.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 1.4%
 For Sale Only 557 31.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 273 15.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 312 17.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 1,068 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,417 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,499 38%
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 $76,124 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 29072 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. Most commuters in 29072 can expect to fall in that range. 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 19,023 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,366 24%
 No Earnings 11,011 28%
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 19,023 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,366 24%
 No Earnings 11,011 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,715 91.5%
 Public transportation 31 0.1%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 18 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 892 3.6%
 Worked at Home 1,143 4.6%
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 1,095 7%
 High School Graduate 6,772 41%
 Associate's degree 1,264 8%
 Bachelor's degree 4,877 29%
 Master's degree 1,750 10%
 Professional school degree 666 4%
 Doctorate degree 269 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,355 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,559 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 660 5.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29072

ZIP Code 29072 is in the Lexington 01 School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29072.

Midway Elementary
180 Midway Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Lake Murray Elementary
205 Wise Ferry Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Lexington Elementary
116 Azalea Dr
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Pleasant Hill Elementary
664 Rawl Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Pleasant Hill Middle School
660 Rawl Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Lexington Middle School
702 North Lake Dr
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
New Providence Elementary
1118 Old Cherokee Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Rocky Creek Elementary
430 Calks Ferry Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Meadow Glen Elementary
510 Ginny Ln
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Meadow Glen Middle School
440 Ginny Ln
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Lexington High School
2463 Augusta Hwy
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Lexington Technology Center
2421 Augusta Hwy
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lexington 01 School District
Columbia Adventist Academy
241 Riverchase Way
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lake Murray Baptist Kindergarten
1001 Highway 378
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lake Murray Montessori School
1332 N Lake Dr Unit A-b
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Heritage Christian Academy
649 Barr Rd
Lexington, SC 29072
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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