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ZIP Code 29079

Primary City:Lydia, SC (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Darlington County
Timezone: Eastern (8:28pm)
Area code: 843 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.4, -80.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29079. 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 29079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29079, 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:
Lydia, SC

Stats and Demographics for the 29079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29079 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 29079 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 29079 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 151
Population Density 708 people per sq mi
Housing Units 78
Land Area 0.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 61

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 42

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


 Male 70 46%
 Female 81 54%


 White 43 28%
 Black Or African American 105 70%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 2%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 24 39%
 Single Guardian 20 33%
 Singles 16 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 40 66%
 Households with Kids 21 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29079 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29079 were primarily built in the 1960s.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 151 100%
 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 27 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 23 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 11 14%
 Households Vacant 17 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 18%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 46 100%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 0 0%
 No Earnings 46 100%
Source of Earnings

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 29079 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 0 0%
 High School Graduate 38 100%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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