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ZIP Code 29115

Primary City:Orangeburg, SC (View All Cities)
County: Orangeburg County
Timezone: Eastern (7:24pm)
Area code: 803 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.5, -80.9
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 29115

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 29115. 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 29115. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 29115, 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:
Orangeburg, SC
Unacceptable:
Bolen Town, Jamison, Pecan Way Terrace

Stats and Demographics for the 29115 ZIP Code

ZIP code 29115 is located in central South Carolina and covers a slightly higher 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 29115 are primarily black or African American. The number of young 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 29115 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,128
Population Density 238 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,125
Median Home Value $79,400
Land Area 130.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.80 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,972
Median Household Income $29,288

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1201,0189981,2991,5741,003768740736902922848799572401281209136
Female1,1118918311,4582,0551,0619298478911,0741,017963973767568503386477
Total2,2311,9091,8292,7573,6292,0641,6971,5871,6271,9761,9391,8111,7721,339969784595613

Gender

 Male 14,326 46%
 Female 16,802 54%
Gender

Race

 White 7,007 22.5%
 Black Or African American 23,225 74.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.3%
 Asian 170 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 285 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 352 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner914998881,3511,5331,147762287
Renter9261,24788091774041421773
Total1,0171,7461,7682,2682,2731,561979360

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,388 28%
 Single Guardian 3,855 32%
 Singles 3,801 32%
 Singles With Roommate 928 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,078 67%
 Households with Kids 3,894 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221241233221232213200184189215199216192176205221215273385398
Female238221213208209171178163170143164157166201214168229325522589
Total459462446429441384378347359358363373358377419389444598907987

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 29115 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 29115 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 29115 real estate data, the median home value of $79,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 29115 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 29115 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 29115 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,344 94.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 372 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,251 4.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 139 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,593 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,965 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,414 38%
 Households Vacant 2,153 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 647 30.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 65 3.0%
 For Sale Only 207 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 97 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 5.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,025 47.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 120 2%
 1 Bedroom 468 9%
 2 Bedroom 2,228 43%
 3+ Bedroom 2,353 46%
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 $29,288 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 29115 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, 29115 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. More commuters in 29115 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,246 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,143 23%
 No Earnings 10,382 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 7,246 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,143 23%
 No Earnings 10,382 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,604 94.1%
 Public transportation 3 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 465 4.6%
 Worked at Home 97 1.0%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,849 23.9%
 High School Graduate 3,959 51.2%
 Associate's degree 609 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 851 11.0%
 Master's degree 407 5.3%
 Professional school degree 26 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 37 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,292 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 326 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 479 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 29115

ZIP Code 29115 is in the Orangeburg 04 School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 29115.

Edisto Elementary
136 Woodolive Ln
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 04 School District
Mellichamp Elementary
350 Murray Rd
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Brookdale Elementary
394 Brookdale Dr
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Rivelon Elementary
350 Thomas B. Eklund Circle
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Sheridan Elementary
1139 Hillsboro Rd
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Whittaker Elementary
790 Whittaker Parkway
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Robert E. Howard Middle School
1255 Belleville Rd
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
William J. Clark Middle School
919 Bennett Ave
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Orangeburg 05 School District
Wesley Christian School
492 Broughton St
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Greater Faith Baptist Church Child Dev Center
203 Dorchester St
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Orangeburg Christian Academy
1842 Joe Jeffords Hwy
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Andrews Methodist Kindergarten
1980 Columbia Rd
Orangeburg, SC 29115
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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